Distance between Brisbane and Gold Coast

The distance from Brisbane to Gold Coast is 76 kilometers by road including 69 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 47 minutes and goes through Daisy Hill, Yatala, Ormeau, Pacific Pines, Molendinar and Main Beach.

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Point Distance Time Fuel
Brisbane 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
M3 25 km, 15 min
Daisy Hill 25 km 0:15 15 min 1.8 L
M1 15 km, 08 min
Yatala 39 km 0:24 24 min 2.7 L
M1 13 km, 06 min
Pimpama 52 km 0:30 30 min 3.9 L
M1 10 km, 05 min
Pacific Pines 62 km 0:36 36 min 4.8 L
M1 10 8 km, 05 min
Molendinar 70 km 0:42 42 min 5.6 L
4 6 km, 05 min
Gold Coast 76 km 0:47 47 min 6.0 L

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Brisbane to Gold Coast?

Fuel cost: 7.3 AUD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 76 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.19 AUD / L)

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How long is a car ride from Brisbane to Gold Coast?

Driving time: 47 min

This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.

  • 33 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 17 min
  • 28 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 16 min
  • 6 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 3 min
  • 5 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 3 min
  • 3 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 2 min
  • 2 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 1 min

The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.

How far is Brisbane to Gold Coast by land?

The distance between Brisbane and Gold Coast is 76 km by road including 69 km on motorways.

Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Brisbane and Gold Coast respectively.

How far is Brisbane to Gold Coast by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Brisbane and Gold Coast is 71 km.

This distance is calculated using the Haversine formula as a great-circle distance between two points on the surface of a sphere. The start and finish points are the centers of Brisbane and Gold Coast respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Brisbane from Gold Coast by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 5 min to cover the distance of 71 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 19 min to flight this distance at average speed of 220 km/h.

This time is approximate and do not take into account takeoff and landing times, airport location and other real world factors.

How long is a helicopter ride from Brisbane to Gold Coast?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 17 min to cover the distance of 71 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 20 min to flight this distance at average speed of 210 km/h.

This time is approximate and do not take into account takeoff and landing times, aerodrome location and other real world factors.

What city is halfway between Brisbane and Gold Coast?

The halfway point between Brisbane and Gold Coast is Yatala. It is located about 1 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Yatala to Brisbane is 39 km and driving will take about 24 min. The road between Yatala and Gold Coast has length 37 km and will take approximately 23 min.

Where is Brisbane in relation to Gold Coast?

Brisbane is located 71 km north-west of Gold Coast.

Brisbane has geographic coordinates: latitude -27.46897, longitude 153.0235.

Gold Coast has geographic coordinates: latitude -28.00237, longitude 153.4146.

Which highway goes from Brisbane to Gold Coast?

The route from Brisbane to Gold Coast follows M1.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • M3: 16 km
  • 10: 3 km
  • 4: 3 km
  • 3: 1 km
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