Gold Coast transport and parking

You can get to Griffith University Gold Coast a variety of ways

Centrally located west of Southport and north-west of Surfers Paradise, our Gold Coast campus is easily accessible by car, bus and tram. You can also walk or cycle to the campus, with end-of-trip facilities including bike racks and showers available. The closest airport is at Coolangatta, which is a 40-minute drive south of the campus.

Public transport

Tram

The tram, G:Link, has two stops on campus. The G:Link line begins at the Gold Coast University Hospital, travels south through Southport, Surfers Paradise and Broadbeach, and terminates at Pacific Fair shopping centre. See the G:Link website for details on stations, tickets and times.

G:Link

Bus and train

You can catch the bus to our Gold Coast campus from a variety of locations, including nearby train stations at Helensvale, Nerang and Robina. There are also a number of bus routes that connect to the tram.

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Campus maps

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On-campus parking

Parking is available in our multi-storey car park for $6 a day. You can also purchase a permit for our general parking. Limited two-hour metered parking is also available. See our visitor parking map or permit parking map for locations.

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Off-campus parking

Nearby locations include:

  • Southport Sharks Football Club for $5 a day
  • Church of Christ car park for $4 a day
  • University Hospital car park for $16 a day

Cycling

We have a number of free bicycle parking rails and shower facilities on campus

Griffith app

Download the Griffith App for access to a range of campus maps, as well as other handy campus information.

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