Travel from Gold-Coast to Melbourne

Train, bus or fly from Gold Coast to Melbourne?

Jetstar, Qantas and two other airlines fly from Gold Coast to Melbourne hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gold Coast to Melbourne via Sydney in around 28 h 25 min.

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How to get from Gold Coast to Melbourne

ModeDurationPrice
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 31 min$117
From Cypress Avenue tram to Helensvale, platform 2, train to Brisbane airport, fly to Melbourne airport, then bus to Melbourne.6 h 12 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 53 min$145
From Surfers Paradise bus to Sydney then bus to Melbourne.28 h 25 min$170
From Cypress Avenue tram to Helensvale, platform 2, train to Brisbane, train to Central Station, then train to Southern Cross.28 h 57 min$251
From Surfers Paradise bus to Sydney Airport T1, bus to Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave, bus to Albury, then train to Southern Cross.30 h 32 min$212
From Gold Coast drive to Melbourne.18 h 11 min$183

How long does it take to get from Gold Coast to Melbourne?

It takes approximately 4 h 31 min to get from Gold Coast to Melbourne, including transfers.

Is there a direct bus between Gold Coast and Melbourne?

No, there is no direct bus from Gold Coast to Melbourne. However, there are services departing from Surfers Paradise and arriving at Melbourne via Sydney. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 25 min.

Operators from Gold Coast to Melbourne

OperatorPhoneWebsite
TRANSLink QLDTRANSLink QLD
JetstarJetstar
QantasQantas
Virgin AustraliaVirgin Australia
Tigerair AustraliaTigerair Australia
Skybus+61 3 9335 2811Skybus
Greyhound Australia1300 473946Greyhound Australia
Firefly Express1300 730 740Firefly Express
Transport NSW131 500Transport NSW
XPTXPT
Murrays CoachesMurrays Coaches
V-Line1800 800 007V-Line