Gold Coast Airport Terminal 1 Parking


Want to park as close to Gold Coast Airport Terminal 1 as possible, but not pay the price of premium parking to do so? View the rates for all Gold Coast Airport parking's below, and keep reading to view the Terminal Car Park's specific details.

Overview of Gold Coast Airport Parking Prices

Car ParkCost per Week (8 Days)ServiceTransfer TimeCovered Option?
Terminal Car Park$ 229.00Walking Distance1 - 2 min walkX
Reddy Airport ParkingCurrently UnavailableShuttle3 min shuttle
Budget Uncovered Car Park$ 143.00Walking Distance5 - 10 min walkX
Budget Covered Car Park$ 207.00Walking Distance4 - 8 min walk
Premium Car Park$ 400.00Walking Distance1 min walk


About Gold Coast Airport Terminal 1 Parking

Terminal Parking at Gold Coast Airport is a great option for those looking for long or short term parking at Gold Coast Airport, as the terminal car park has options to accommodate any trip duration.  Located only a 2-minute walk away from Terminal 1 for domestic and international departures, you can expect convenience and top-notch security, but for a high rate. Below you will find short and long term parking rates for the terminal car park at Gold Coast Airport. 

Gold Coast Terminal Car Park Rates

DurationShort Term Parking Rates Long Term Parking Rates
0 - 30 mins$ 8.00N / A 
30 mins - 1 hour$ 12.00N / A 
1 - 2 hours$ 16.00N / A 
2 - 3 hours $ 18.00N / A 
3 - 4 hours$ 20.00N / A 
4 - 5 hours$ 22.00N / A 
5 - 6 hours$ 24.00N / A 
6 - 7 hours$ 26.00
N / A 
7 - 8 hours$ 28.00
N / A 
8 - 9 hours$ 30.00
N / A 
*Every additional hour is $ 4.00 per hour for the short-term terminal car park   
24 hours / 1 dayN / A
$ 35.00
2 daysN / A
$ 70.00
3 days N / A
$ 99.00
4 days N / A
$ 129.00
5 daysN / A
$ 154.00
6 daysN / A
$ 179.00
7 daysN / A
$ 204.00
8 daysN / A
$ 229.00
 *Maximum stay at the short-term car park is 24 hours.*Every day thereafter will incur a daily fee of $ 25.00 per day between 6 - 14 days, and $20 per day from 15+ days. 


Booking & Refund Procedure


Booking Gold Coast Airport Terminal 1 parking can be done both online and in person. To do so online, visit the Gold Coast Airport's official website and purchase your spot with a Mastercard, Visa, or American Express. 

Refunds / Cancellations: 

To cancel and receive a refund for your booking, you must amend or cancel your booking at least 12 hours before your designated arrival time. Do so through the ‘Manage my Booking’ tab on the official Gold Coast Airport’s website.


Entrance & Exit Protocol for Gold Coast Airport Terminal 1 Parking

Entering the Car Park: 

Upon arrival at the Gold Coast Airport Terminal 1 Parking, drive to the car park and insert or tap your credit card into the entry barrier. If you pre-booked your reservation, make sure you use the same credit/debit card you booked with, at the entrance. 

Exiting the Car Park: 

Exit the long & short term parking at Gold Coast Airport by driving up to the exit barrier and tapping the same credit or debit card used to enter, to exit.


Directions to Gold Coast Airport Terminal Car Park 

To get to the premium Gold Coast Airport Terminal 1 parking, follow the directions below, coming from the city centre via car: 

  • Head SouthEast on Spencer Road

  • Take the left 2 lanes to emerge onto Pacific Mwy Sth / M1 Ramp towards Coolangatta 

  • Merge onto M1

  • Take the Gold Coast Hwy Exit towards State Rte 2 / Airport / Coolangatta 

  • Turn left onto Gold Coast Hwy / State Route 2 

  • Turn left onto Terminal Drive 

  • Follow signs for the Terminal Car Park or head towards Terminal 1


Additional Information:

  • Covered parking available 

  • Height restrictions:3.4 metres for uncovered bays; height restriction of 2.4 metres for covered bays 

  • Accessible parking bays available 

  • No online booking is available for short-term parking; cash or card accepted at payment machines


All the parking rates and related information cited are approximate and subject to change without notice. For the most accurate rates of official airport car parks, visit the official Gold Coast Airport website. Please note that you may not book any official Gold Coast Airport parking(s) on Flyparks at present. Always read the terms and conditions before booking.

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