Travel from Gold-Coast to Melbourne

Train, bus or fly from Gold Coast to Melbourne?

Qantas, Virgin Australia and 2 other airlines fly from Gold Coast to Melbourne hourly. Alternatively, TRANSLink QLD operates a train from Gold Coast to Melbourne every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 32 min. 3 other operators also service this route.

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How to get from Gold Coast to Melbourne

From Cavill Avenue tram to Broadbeach South station, stop B, line 777 bus to Gold Coast airport, fly to Melbourne airport, then bus to Melbourne. 4 h 33 min $117. From Cypress Avenue tram to Helensvale, platform 2, train to Brisbane airport, fly to Melbourne airport, then bus to Melbourne. 6 h 6 min $138. From Cavill Avenue tram to Broadbeach South station, stop B, line 777 bus to Gold Coast airport, fly to Avalon airport, then bus to Melbourne. 5 h 55 min $145. From Cypress Avenue tram to Helensvale, platform 2, train to Brisbane airport, fly to Melbourne Essendon Apt airport, then line 59 tram to Melbourne. 7 h 29 min $337. From Cypress Avenue tram to Helensvale, platform 2, train to Brisbane, train to Central Station, then train to Southern Cross. 28 h 54 min $271. From Surfers Paradise bus to Sydney then bus to Melbourne. 29 h 40 min $179. From Surfers Paradise bus to Sydney Airport T1, bus to Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave, bus to Albury, then train to Southern Cross. 31 h 22 min $222. From Gold Coast drive to Melbourne. 18 h 11 min $183.
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    Gold Coast to Melbourne:

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      1 Fly Gold Coast to Melbourne
      • One-Way approx: USD $76 - $294
      • Duration: 4 h 33 min
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      2 Train to Brisbane, fly to Melbourne
      • One-Way approx: USD $99 - $293
      • Duration: 6 h 6 min
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      3 Fly Gold Coast to Avalon, bus
      • One-Way approx: USD $94 - $377
      • Duration: 5 h 55 min
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        3 Fly Gold Coast to Avalon, bus
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      4 Train to Brisbane, fly to Melbourne Essendon Apt
      • One-Way approx: USD $123 - $632
      • Duration: 7 h 29 min
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      5 Train
      • One-Way approx: USD $175 - $354
      • Duration: 28 h 54 min
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      6 Bus
      • One-Way approx: USD $131 - $210
      • Duration: 29 h 40 min
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      7 Bus, train
      • One-Way approx: USD $157 - $270
      • Duration: 31 h 22 min
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      8 Drive
      • One-Way approx: USD $150 - $220
      • Duration: 18 h 11 min
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