Planes, Trains and Automobiles.

Brisbane Airport
So you have landed at Brisbane Airport. Maybe you are jet lagged after a long international flight or you may be travelling interstate from another destination in Australia.  Whatever your reason for landing you want to know what to do now and how to do it!
First things first - get your luggage. Hopefully there isn't any problem with your luggage but if you have lost any luggage contact your AIRLINE immediately.
Most airlines have presence at Brisbane Airport and can guide you on what to do next. If you loose anything on the TBUS (the free airport shuttle bus) then call +61 7 3406 3165
Brisbane Airport offers international and domestic interstate flights. Brisbane Airport is approx 94 kms to Caloundra, the beginning of The Sunshine Coast.
Sunshine Coast Airport
Local Sunshine Coast Airport is perfectly situated for exit and entry from and Melbourne and is slap bang in the middle of The Sunshine Coast, so no matter where you are staying on The Sunshine Coast it wont be too far!   If you have landed interstate at The Sunshine Coast Airport and have lost luggage please contact your airline . If within terminal call lost property on (07) 5453 1500
Taxis are located in both the domestic and International arrival areas .
Black and White Cabs can be contacted on Tel : 133222 or
Or Yellow Cabs can be contacted on Tel : 132227 or
Expect to pay about Aus $250 from Brisbane Airport to Caloundra on the Sunshine Coast.
By car
There are 6 rental companies located in Brisbane Airport .
Prices vary according to length of time required and type of vehicle. You will need ID and a credit card in order to secure a rental car.
Bus shuttle
There are many different bus shuttle services offering drop offs and pick ups at many locations along the Sunshine Coast.
Sun-Air bus service provides airport shuttle services to Sunshine Coast. It is open to visitors and locals and can be contacted on Tel : 0061 5477 0888
Sun -Air offer a door-to-door service which costs around Aus $51 dollars or to drop off points along the coast for Aus $39 dollars
Col's Airport shuttle service offers door-to-door for Aus $44 dollars per person or transit stop off points for Aus $33 dollars
Children 3 years under travel free. 4 - 14 years travel half price . From 15 years they are charged at adult prices
Col's is open 7 days a week everyday except for Christmas Day. Tel : + 61 7 54505933
Translink is the rail service available from Brisbane Airport. You can use translink by purchasing a go-card or a single paper ticket.  
Translink state that the go-card is up to 30% cheaper that a paper ticket.
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Bus service
GREYHOUND is Australia's only National bus service. Greyhound travels to over 1100 destinations in Australia.