Getting Here and Parking
Broadbeach is centrally located in the Gold Coast and is easy to get to no matter where you are coming from.
The Gold Coast International Airport is located just 18 kilometres south of Broadbeach. A range of carriers fly directly into the airport currently including Jetstar, Virgin Australia, Tiger Airways, Air New Zealand, Air Asia, Qantas and Scoot. There is a conveniently located information desk at the airport to assist in getting you to your destination.
The route 777 bus departs from the Gold Coast Airport daily to Broadbeach South Tram Station which is located minutes from the centre of Broadbeach. You can then catch the G:Link Tram to Broadbeach North Station, walk or taxi to the heart of Broadbeach. It takes approximately 30 minutes to arrive from the Gold Coast Airport to Broadbeach.
Gold Coast Tourist Shuttle operates from the airport and will provide door-to-door service, making the journey just that bit easier. Bookings can be made on their website: www.gcshuttle.com.au
Taxis are available directly outside the terminal and will drop you directly to your hotel.
All of the reputable car hire companies operate from the airport. Pre-book to save time or shop around once on the ground to secure the best deal.
INTERSTATE COACH SERVICES
Surfside Buslines also operated within the northern New South Wales suburbs with major interchanges connecting passengers to Queensland services located in Tweed Heads and Coolangatta. For information on both NSW and the connecting Queensland services please contact Translink on 13 12 30 or visit www.translink.com.au.
The G:link Light Rail is now operating throughout the Gold Coast, connecting Broadbeach to Surfers Paradise, Southport to the Gold Coast University Hospital and Helensvale Stations, with 19 station stops.
There are two stations located in Broadbeach including Broadbeach South located out the front of Pacific Fair Shopping Centre and Broadbeach North in front of the Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre on the Gold Coast Highway. Broadbeach North is within walking distance to the centre of Broadbeach including the Broadbeach Mall, Surf Parade, the Oasis Shopping Centre and Kurrawa Beach.
For more information about riding the G, including schedules & ticket pricing, click here.
After a big night out, get home cheaply and safely on the City of Gold Coast’s NightLink – a late-night bus service operating after midnight on Friday and Saturday nights. If you need a lift after midnight, NightLink services will pick you up from selected stops and drop you off where it is safe to do so along their route, making it easy for you to get around. These services are in addition to the 24/7 route 700 bus service between Southport and Tweed Heads.
The N750 runs from Broadbeach South station to Robina. On weekends, the G: and route 700 both operate 24 hours a day, every 30 minutes or better. The G: stops at all stations between GCUH and Broadbeach South station, and route 700 runs between Broadbeach South station and Tweed Heads.
NightLink bus stops:
- Broadbeach South Station
- Broadbeach Mall
- The Star Gold Coast
If you are travelling from the Southern end of the Coast, such as Coolangatta, you will need to catch the bus from the dry side of the highway and hop off at the Broadbeach South Tram Station Bus Interchange. If you are travelling from Surfers Paradise or further north you can now catch the G:Link.
For more information on bus times, bus stops and fares Plan your journey with Translink or contact Translink directly on 13 12 30.
Gold Coast Cabs is the local company used for taxis, operating 24 hours a day all year round. To book Gold Coast Cabs phone 131 008, visit their website www.gccabs.com.au or download their APP.
There are a number of paid and free parking options available to you in Broadbeach. See options below:
Phoenician Public Car Park
Access is via the Main Place Laneway (Between Georges and Valentino’s Restaurants)
Rates from FREE – $8
The Oasis Shopping Centre
Access via Charles Avenue or Victoria Avenue
Open 24 hours
Rates from FREE – $20
Pacific Fair Shopping Centre
Access via Gold Coast Highway, Hooker Boulevard and Sunshine Boulevard
Monday – Sunday
First 5 hours free. Rates from $13 – $25.
Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre
Access via Gold Coast Highway
Open 24 hours
$12 flat rate