Transportation

Getting to the Gold Coast:
There are two international airports to choose from:

Gold Coast Airport Airlines
Airport Phone: +61 7 5589 1100
Hotel direction: 22.8 km NW

Gold Coast Airport at Coolangatta is one of Australia’s fastest growing airports and is the 5th busiest international airport in Australia. There are over 350 direct flights a week to/from Gold Coast Airport across Asia-Pacific connecting on to the Americas and Europe and daily non-stop flights from all major Australian cities including over 15 flights per day from Melbourne and 25 from Sydney. It is a 30 minute drive to/from the congress venue

Airport transfer options:

Translink

Gold Coast Cabs

Gold Coast Tourist Shuttle

Con-X-ion Airport Transfers

Surf City Transfers

Car hire: All major hire cars available at the airport

Driving instructions:
North on Gold Coast Highway to North side of Surfers Paradise along Ferny Avenue to #158.

Parking at the Marriot Hotel:
On-site parking: 2 AUD hourly; 15 AUD daily
Off-site parking: 25 AUD daily

Brisbane Airport Airlines
Airport Phone: +61 7 3406 3000
Hotel direction: 83.8 km SE

There are 41 domestic destinations to/from Brisbane Airport served by 7 carriers and 28 international destinations per week served by 23 carriers (Europe, Americas, Asia-Oceania). It is a 60 minute drive to/from the congress venue.

Airport transfer options:

AirTrain Connect

Con-X-ion Airport Transfers

Surf City Transfers

Car hire: All major hire cars available at the airport

Driving instructions:
From the Airport follow the signs for the Gold Coast on the Gateway Arterial Motorway. Take the South East Freeway (M1) exit to the Gold Coast. Exit at Southport via Smith St and follow the signs for Surfers Paradise. Turn right at the Gold Coast Highway intersection and after approximately 4 km turn right at Palm Avenue and then right into Ferny Avenue. The resort is approximately 500m on the left hand side.

Parking at the Marriot Hotel:
On-site parking: 2 AUD hourly; 15 AUD daily
Off-site parking: 25 AUD daily