You can get into 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


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.

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.

Campus Maps

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On-Campus Parking

Parking is available by either purchasing a Trimester or Annual parking permit or by paying casually via the PayStay app or at a Pay-by-Plate machine.

For the latest information on parking zones, locations, pricing and regulations please visit the Parking website.

Off-Campus Parking

Alternate car parks, nearby to the University, are:

  • Southport Sharks Football Club
  • Church of Christ car park
  • University Hospital car park

Please refer to the relevant external webpages for up-to-date pricing and the locations of these car parks.


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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