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If you’re looking for a great beach to try out your new board or if you’re hungry for outdoor thrills, Gold Coast has what you need. The stretch of golden shores along the Queensland coast one of the only places you can find rainforests, tropical beaches, and thrill rides all in the same place. But it’s not just the beaches that attract so many visitors. Take in the latest opera or cabaret show, study art or dance, or trek through the Hinterlands in the National Parks. No matter what you do, save money on your family holiday, business retreat, or romantic getaway by booking cheap flights from Wellington to Gold Coast on Webjet.
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The best time to visit Gold Coast
Avid surfers take advantage of the high surf between January through July. Summers in Gold Coast fall inside the unpredictable wet season with daily averages between 21- 28.4°C (69.8 - 83.1°F). Despite the erratic weather, summer is the most popular time to visit. Autumn months between March through May consistent temperatures around 24.6°C (76.2°F) with limited rainfall. If you travel after Easter, you can snag great deals on cheap flights from Wellington to Gold Coast. Fewer autumn crowds makes visiting theme parks, water sports, and beaches easier and more enjoyable. Winter months see dry, sunny days with average temperatures between 12.5 - 21.5°C (54.5 - 70.7°F). Springtime temperatures range from 16.9 - 25.4°C (62.4 - 77.7°F).
Departing From Wellington
Air New Zealand, Qantas, Jetstar, and Emirates Air fly from Wellington Airport (WLG) to Gold Coast Airport (OOL) in less than eight hours. Travel time includes one stopover in Christchurch (CHC) or Auckland (AKL).
Getting to Wellington Airport
The fastest route from the city centre to Wellington Airport is via the Airport Flyer express bus. On the 25-minute ride, you can check on a flight status, catch the latest news, and see the weather updates as they pop on bus display. If you prefer a taxi, the ride will take about 25 minutes in good traffic and the one-way fare will cost between $30-40 NZD.
Parking at Wellington Airport
Parking your car at the airport doesn’t have to cost a fortune. Pre-book your storage prior to arriving and save more money over the drive-up rates.
Where to Park at Wellington Airport
Each of the five car parks is designed to fit different parking and budget needs.
• Valet Parking: Valet parking is great for travellers who want to drop off their car and head to the terminals. Daily rates for Valet Parking start at $59 NZD.
• Covered car park: If you want to leave your car in a covered storage for your trip from WLG to OOL, the Covered car park is ideal. Daily rates for the Covered car park start at $38 NZD.
• Premium car park: To add a bit more security in your covered car storage, choose the Premium car park. The weather protected area is closely monitored with security cameras and includes a separate entrance and exit. Daily parking rates start at $42 NZD.
• Uncovered Car park: The cheapest daily parking at Wellington Airport is in the Uncovered car park. Daily rates start at $34 NZD.
• Long Term Parking: If you’re stay in Gold Coast will be for a week or more, Long Term Parking is the best value. Weekly rates start at $78 NZD and includes a free shuttle to and from the terminals.
Arriving in Gold Coast
The international arrivals area at Gold Coast Airport (OOL) has a range of restaurants, cafes, airport lounges, and duty free shops you can pop into.
How to Get from Gold Coast Airport to Your Gold Coast Hotel or Accommodation
If you plan to use public transportation during your stay in Gold Coast, you’ll find three main transfer options readily available. An Uber from Gold Coast Airport (OOL) will cost $36 AUD ($38 NZD). A one-way taxi fare will cost $50 AUD ($51 NZD). Both are available in the taxi rank outside the arrivals hall. The 777 bus is the cheapest transfer option in Gold Coast. The 30-minute bus ride will take you to the Broadbeach South Tram Station for a one-way fare of $9.20 AUD ($10 NZD).
Things to do in Gold Coast
Catch a movie, concert, Opera, Cabaret, Kids Show, or festival at HOTA - Home of the Arts. Year-round activities are programmed at the HOTA and it is also home to Gold Coast City Art Gallery. Breathe in the fresh air as you walk through Tambourine National Park. Great for solo travellers or families who enjoy the outdoors. The park has five bush walks to choose from and includes waterfalls, natural swimming pools, rainforest habitats, and breath-taking views of nature. Gold Coast is known for its many amusement parks. No matter if you’re with the family or a solo thrill seeker, catch up with your favourite DC Comics hero and ride the rails inside Warner Bros. Movie World theme park.