Arriving in Australia
Arriving at Brisbane Airport
Brisbane Airport is located approximately 15 kilometres from the city centre. Flights are available to/from a large number of destinations including airports in Europe, Asia, Canada and the USA.
Getting to your accommodation Coachtrans Australia is Brisbane Airport's only licensed bus operator and offers frequent services to a large number of destinations in and around Brisbane, with a one-way ticket costing around $15.
There is also a regular Airtrain service to Brisbane city (which takes approximately 22 minutes) and the Gold Coast, with fares from $21.95 (inclusive of a 15% discount for booking online).
Taxi ranks are located at the airport and can offer services to a number of destinations in and around Brisbane city. This will cost between $45 and $60 and should take around 20 minutes.
To find out more, visit the Brisbane Airport website - www.bne.com.au
Public transport in Brisbane
Brisbane is serviced by bus, train and ferry. You can purchase a go card, which can be used on all forms on public transport, and is 30% cheaper than a single-use ticket. International students are able to get student concession rates in Brisbane, but exchange students are not. You can plan journeys and get fare information at www.translink.com.au