There are four major airports within our service area. Use our journey planner to find your best travel option.

You can use go card on many of these services to pay for your journey.

Brisbane Airport (BNE)

Travel to and from the Brisbane Airport (domestic and international terminals) is easy. You can catch the:

  • Airtrain: Services run every 15–30 minutes and connect to tram services at Helensvale station which will take you to the centre of the Gold Coast. Airtrain fares apply.

Use the journey planner to calculate your fare.

Travel between Brisbane Airport and Skygate: 

Ticket options - Use go card (pay for each journey as you go), go seeQ (3 or 5 day unlimited travel), purchase an Airtrain ticket, or a single paper ticket.

Airtrain fares -  Some zone 1 train stations are within the Airtrain corridor. Travel to of from these stations and Brisbane Airport is included in the Airtrain fare:

  • Domestic Aiport
  • International Airport
  • Eagle Junction
  • Wooloowin
  • Albion
  • Bowen Hills
  • Fortitude Valley
  • Central
  • Roma Street
  • South Brisbane

Gold Coast Airport (OOL)

Two TransLink-operated buses service the Gold Coast Airport.

  • Route 777: Connects to G:link trams at Broadbeach South station (near Pacific Fair Shopping Centre).
    This service departs every 15 minutes from 6am–9pm.
  • Route 760: Connects to Varsity Lakes train station (for travel to and from Brisbane).

Ticket options - use go cardgo seeQ, go explore, or a single paper ticket.

Sunshine Coast Airport (MCY)

  • Route 622 runs to and from the Sunshine Coast Airport. It connects to Maroochydore (at Sunshine Plaza) and Noosa Junction bus stations for access to other bus routes.
    This service runs through Maroochydore, Pacific Paradise, Marcoola, Mt Coolum, Coolum, Peregian Springs, Noosa.

Ticket options - use go cardgo explore or a single paper ticket.

Cairns Airport (CNS)

There are private shuttle services from Cairns Airport to the nearest TransLink bus stops on Sheridan Street.

Mackay Airport (MKY)

Route 303 runs to and from Mackay Airport and Caneland Central several times a day.

You can transfer to other routes that serve the rest of Mackay from Caneland Central easily.