The Gold Coast Airport (or Coolangatta airport) is one of the most popular domestic Australian airports. The Gold Coast, being a renowned holiday destination, experiences a huge influx of passengers all throughout the year, but especially during the summer months.
Located near Coolangatta, on the south-east border of Queensland, the Gold Coast airport is easily accessible from nearby city areas.
Gold Coast / Coolangatta International & Domestic Airport
The Gold Coast Airport mainly receives domestic flights from major cities; such as Sydney, Melbourne, Newcastle, Perth and Canberra. Apart from these, the airport also connects to other small and large cities around Australia. Aside from domestic destinations, the airport also connects to New Zealand, Malaysia, Japan and other major cities in Asia.
The airport also has a number of car rental companies. Some of the popular car hire companies include Avis, Hertz, Budget, Thrifty and Europcar; with service desks located right next to the baggage carousels. Each of these car hire companies offer competitive rates for passengers coming here for a holiday.
The airport also has transport options for passengers; including frequent bus services to popular areas around the Gold Coast area. Additionally, there are many local taxi services available at the airport.