Opening & closing ceremonies

The G:link and Surfside buses will be free of charge for all accredited participants traveling to and from the opening and closing ceremonies located at the Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre in Broadbeach. Display your accreditation pass when boarding.

  • Opening Ceremony – Saturday 7 November (2pm – 2am)
  • Closing Ceremony – Saturday 14 November (2pm – 2am)

The last free service for G:link departs at 2am and last free Surfside bus departs at 1:30am from Broadbeach. After 2am, services are available at standard fare rates. If you’re planning to travel to the Games Village on other nights (Sunday 8 – Friday 13 November), we recommend purchasing a go card.

Purchase a go Event card

Purchasing a go Event card is an affordable way to pay for travel between sport venues, the Games Village and accommodation. With the go Event card you will receive unlimited travel on TransLink’s extensive network including the G:link, Surfside buses and hard rail (does not include Airtrain). The go Event card is valid from Thursday 5 – Sunday 15 November 2020 and can be used on non-consecutive days.

Please check the Journey Planner to make sure the go Event card is suitable for your sport venue.

Other Transport

G:link Broadbeach North


Travel to your sport venues, the Games Village and accommodation via the TransLink network. The TransLink network includes:



Gold Coast Cabs services the Gold Coast 24 hours a day, seven days a week. To book a taxi, call 131 008 (within Australia only).


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