Public transport

QUT Gardens Point campus is centrally located in Brisbane city, alongside the City Botanic Gardens, so it is well serviced by public transport including bus, train and CityCat. Our Kelvin Grove campus is best accessed by bus and train.

Use Translink's journey planner to access timetables and services or call 13 12 30.

Shuttle bus between campuses

Catch the free shuttle bus between Gardens Point and Kelvin Grove campuses every 10 minutes from 8am-3.45pm. The trip between campuses only takes 15 minutes.

Bus departs Gardens Point campus

The bus departs from the corner of Alice and George Streets at Stop 95.

Bus departs Kelvin Grove campus

The bus makes two stops:

  • the corner of Musk Avenue and Victoria Park Road
  • the corner of Musk Avenue and Carraway Street.


If you’re driving to Open Day, you should plan your journey before the day. Consider public car parks within walking distance to campus as parking is extremely limited at Gardens Point campus. Parking is free at Gardens Point campus but fills quickly.

Secure Parking is offering a discounted rate of $9.50 at its Parkade Car Park (53 Albert Street – entry via Margaret Street) and its 200 Mary Street Car Park for Open Day attendees who pre-book their parking online. To redeem this offer, bookings must be made online via Secure-a-Spot and redeem the promotion code QUTOPEN19 at the payment page. This offer is only available via Secure-a-Spot. Subject to space availability and maximum daily booking quota. Rate subject to change and offer may be withdrawn without notice. There is a booking fee of $1 per transaction.

At Kelvin Grove campus, free parking will be available in the F block car park (enter from Boundary Road) and J block car park (enter from Boundary Road or Herston Road). This is a good option if you want to take any of our tours at Kelvin Grove campus, or if you want to get the shuttle bus to Gardens Point campus.

Access and parking for people with disabilities

The car park in P block at Gardens Point campus is the best location for people with impaired mobility to access the faculty and support service information tent areas. Access to the P block car park is via Gardens Point Road (off Alice Street). There is also a five-minute passenger drop-off zone on George Street (corner of Alice Street), outside Parliament House.

If you have a disability, we can also give you a personal tour of the campus and facilities. If you have any mobility difficulties, see our accessibility maps or call our HiQ Student Centre.


Use our handy maps to help find your way around Gardens Point and Kelvin Grove campuses.

Gardens Point campus map

Kelvin Grove campus map

Contact us

If you have more questions about Open Day, contact us today.