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G:et ready for extra services

20/03/2018

Let’s get the Games started with 24 hour running!

The Gold Coast is finally just days away from Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games. From Sunday 1 to Sunday 15 April 2018, tram services will be running 24 hours a day!

From 1 –3 April, services will run to our normal frequency, but extend to every 30 minutes from midnight until 5am. Whenever you’re out exploring, we’ll be running to get you home.

Our service frequencies will also be changing for Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games, 4 April 2018 – 15 April 2018. Check out the timetable below to see our frequencies throughout the Games.

If you haven’t already, please be sure to check out how the change in services may impact you, by visiting our Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games page.

If you’re visiting the Gold Coast for the Games, please be sure to check out our ticketing options page. <link to 3.2.1> Make sure you have a valid ticket at all times whilst travelling on the tram. The fine for not having a valid ticket is $252.

For more information about planning your journey throughout the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games, visit  the GC2018 Journey planner. 

You can also access the GC2018 journey planner at anytime by downloading the GC2018 app for Android and Apple.

For more information about how the Games could affect you, please visit GetSetForTheGames.com

Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games’ Ceremony Rehearsal.

Crowds are expected on the 31 March and 2 April 2018 for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Opening Ceremony rehearsal. A large number of the people travelling to the rehearsal are anticipated to use G:link to connect to transport hubs in Broadbeach.

Large numbers of passengers are expected from 5pm on 31 March and 2 April 2018. A second wave of high passenger numbers is anticipated from 10pm, on 31 March and 2 April 2018.

If at all possible, please avoid travel around these times, as services are expected to be crowded and there may be wait times at some stations.

To keep up to date with changes to our services, frequencies or to track our trams, please download our My G: app, available on Android and Apple.