From Wednesday 4 to Sunday 15 April 2018, the Gold Coast will host the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games (GC2018).

With over one million tickets sold, GC2018 is the biggest event the Gold Coast has ever seen.

Changes to train services

From Friday 30 March to Friday 20 April, there will be service changes across the Queensland Rail network in order to meet the demand for high frequency Gold Coast trains during the Games.

If you intend to travel by train during this time, you will need to plan ahead and allow additional travel time.

See your line below for more information.

Service frequency

Weekday services

  • Peak (AM inbound/PM outbound): every 15 - 30 minutes
  • Off-peak: every 30 minutes

Weekends & public holidays

  • Every 30 minutes

Plan your journey

Key points

  • From Thursday 5 April until Sunday 15 April, high frequency buses will service the the Beenleigh line.
  • Read the Beenleigh line service notice for full information.
  • Gold Coast trains will service the Beenleigh line by stopping at:
    • Yeronga
    • Coopers Plains
    • Altandi
    • Woodridge
    • Loganlea
    • Beenleigh 

Service frequency

30 March - 2 April

  • Hourly services

3 - 4 April & 16 - 20 April

  • Peak (AM inbound/PM outbound): every 15 minutes
  • Off-peak: every 30 minutes

5 - 15 April - buses will replace trains during this period

  • Bus services peak (AM inbound/PM outbound): every 15 minutes, or better
  • Bus services off-peak, including weekends: every 30 minutes, or better

Plan your journey

Service frequency

Weekday services

  • Peak (AM inbound/PM outbound): every 15 minutes, or better
  • Off-peak: every 30 minutes

Weekends & public holidays

  • Hourly services

Plan your journey

Service frequency

Weekday services

  • Peak (AM inbound/PM outbound): every 15 minutes
  • Off-peak: every 30 minutes

Weekends & public holidays

  • Hourly services

Plan your journey

Service frequency

Weekday services

  • Peak (AM inbound/PM outbound): every 30 minutes
  • Off-peak: every 30 minutes

Weekends & public holidays

  • Saturdays: Hourly services
  • Sundays: No services

Plan your journey

Service frequency

Weekday services

  • Peak (AM inbound/PM outbound): every 15 minutes, or better
  • Off-peak: every 30 minutes

Weekends & public holidays

  • Hourly services

Plan your journey

Key points

  • High frequency services during the Games
  • 24 hour services during the games
  • Servicing the Beenleigh line at:
    • Yeronga
    • Coopers Plains
    • Altandi
    • Woodridge
    • Loganlea
    • Beenleigh 

Service frequency

30 March - 2 April

  • Every 30 minutes to and from the Gold Coast

3 - 4 April & 16 - 20 April

  • Peak (AM inbound/PM outbound): every 15 minutes, or better
  • Off-peak: every 30 minutes

5 - 15 April - Commonwealth Games

  • Weekdays: every 10 minutes or better on average
  • Weekends: every 10 minutes or better on average
  • 1am - 5am: Hourly

Plan your journey

Service frequency

Weekday services

  • Ipswich peak (AM inbound/PM outbound): every 15 minutes, or better
  • Ipswich off-peak: every 30 minutes
  • Rosewood peak (AM inbound/PM outbound): every 30 minutes
  • Rosewood off-peak: every 60 minutes

Weekends & public holidays

  • Ipswich: Hourly
  • Rosewood: Hourly

Plan your journey

Service frequency

Weekday services

  • Peak (AM inbound/PM outbound): every 15 minutes, or better
  • Off-peak: every 30 minutes

Weekends & public holidays

  • Hourly services

Plan your journey

Service frequency

Weekday services

  • Peak (AM inbound/PM outbound): every 15 minutes
  • Off-peak: every 30 minutes

Weekends & public holidays

  • Hourly services

Plan your journey

Service frequency

Weekday services

  • Peak (AM inbound/PM outbound): every 15 minutes, or better
  • Off-peak: every 30 minutes

Weekends & public holidays

  • Hourly services

Plan your journey

Service frequency

Weekday services

  • Peak (AM inbound/PM outbound): every 30 minutes
  • Off-peak: every 90 minutes

Weekends & public holidays

  • Services every 2 hours

Plan your journey

Affected services

Last updated: Wed 7 February 2018 at 4.00pm ()