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Connecting you to Gold Coast Beaches

Seamless connection between Brisbane Airport and the heart of Surfers Paradise.


Brisbane's Airtrain

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One ticket for your journey

Brisbane Airport to Surfers Paradise

Our Airtrain and tram connection means it’s never been easier to travel between Brisbane Airport and the Gold Coast beaches.

Airtrain and Tram is a seamless journey between Brisbane Airport and Surfers Paradise with a simple change at Helensvale station. One ticket is all you need to travel using Airtrain and the G:link tram. It’s the hassle-free way of travelling. You can pre-book online and get a 15% discount* as well as save with exclusive specials for advance purchasing. If you want to purchase tickets on arrival at the Airtrain Station you can buy a paper ticket, travel using go card or travel using contactless payment. To use contactless payment, you must touch on with a Visa, Mastercard, or American Express on the train station gates and card readers. You can use a physical contactless debit or credit card, smartphone, smart watch, or smart device. Click here to find out more.

Airtrain & tram connects at Helensvale station and stops at Parkwood, Parkwood East, Gold Coast University Hospital, Griffith University, Queen Street, Nerang Street, Southport, Southport South, Broadwater Parklands, Main Beach, Surfers Paradise North, Cypress Avenue, Cavill Avenue, Surfers Paradise, Northcliffe, Florida Gardens, Broadbeach North and Broadbeach South.

The G:link runs every 7.5mins in peak times, for more information about G:link and the services please visit or contact on [email protected].

*T&Cs apply

How do I get to the beach?

Airtrain in conjunction with the G:link tram

Board Airtrain at Brisbane Airport
Transfer to tram at Helensvale station
Board the G:link tram to your destination
Enjoy your stay on the Gold Coast!

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