How to get to Broadbeach

Located south of Surfers Paradise, getting to Broadbeach is easy thanks to its accessible nature and its popularity as a holiday destination. There are a number of transport options in and around town, however getting to Broadbeach by car is an easy drive along the Pacific Motorway, taking the Nerang Broadbeach turn off. Broadbeach is just over an hour south of Brisbane and approximately an hour and a half north of Ballina.

For those visiting from further distances and will be flying into the Gold Coast, the airport is about 18km south of Broadbeach and is just a 30 minute drive along the Gold Coast Highway. A range of carriers fly directly into the airport including Virgin Australia, Jetstar, Tiger Airways and Air New Zealand.

Once you arrive at the Gold Coast Airport, the centrally located information desk can provide any assistance you require for ongoing transport including shuttles, transfers, car hire and taxis. A shuttle service offers door-to-door pick ups and drop offs between the airport and popular nearby accommodation options in Broadbeach.

If you’re looking for a more affordable way of getting to Broadbeach from the airport, the local bus service operates a number of routes that depart the airport daily. Taking approximately 30 minutes to reach Broadbeach, the 705 and 777 operate to Surf Parade and a number of nearby hotels and shops. Also available outside the terminal are taxis, for those who wish to arrive at their accommodation quickly.

Hiring are car is another great option for getting around and getting to Broadbeach from the airport, with a number of reputable companies offering rental cars at the terminal. You can either choose to pre-book your car or shop around for the best deal and when you arrive.

If you’re not flying into Broadbeach and would also prefer not drive yourself, Murray’s and Greyhound both offer a number of interstate coach services extensively throughout Australia and to and from the Surfers Paradise Transit Centre, just minutes away from Broadbeach.