Getting here…

The Sunshine Coast is a safe and popular destination, thanks to its easy access, local airport, and close proximity to Brisbane. The Sunshine Coast is just one hour north of  Brisbane, Australia’s third-largest city.

Conveniently located, the Sunshine Coast Airport is just 15 minutes drive from Mooloolaba, the Sunshine Coast Marathon hub. Sunshine Coast Airport is serviced by Jetstar, Virgin Australia, and Qantas domestically as well Air New Zealand who provide seasonal flight services from Auckland.

Centrally located, the Sunshine Coast Airport offers a range of transport options including shuttle buses, hire cars, taxis, and public bus services.

Airport Transfers

Con-x-ion bus service provides swift and efficient airport transfer service between the Sunshine Coast Airport and your Sunshine Coast accommodation.

Locally owned and operated company, Airlink Transfers will help participants arrive comfortably to their destination.  Airlink Transfers guarantees reliable and personalised door-to-door service to and from Brisbane and Sunshine Coast Airports – 24hrs a day, 7 days a week.

Self Drive

The Sunshine Coast is located an easy 60-minute drive north of Brisbane.


Train services operate from Brisbane’s Central Station to the Sunshine Coast stopping at hinterland villages and connecting bus services to coastal areas, including the popular holiday spots of Mooloolaba and Noosa. Service Information can be found here.


For our international guests travelling to Australia, make sure you check out the Australian Government website first to check if you require a visa to visit: