Getting Here

Public Transport. Shuttles. Park ‘n’ Ride.

We recommend that patrons plan their travel arrangements and allow plenty of time to get to the venue to avoid any chance of missing kick-off. Patrons who arrive early can enjoy the curtain raiser match and pre-event entertainment before the main event gets underway.

Public Transport


Plan your journey using the Translink Journey Planner for both bus and train services

To ensure you don’t miss any of the action, make sure you allow enough time in case of travel delays. On game day patrons can catch regular timetabled bus services operated by Brisbane City Council.

In addition, special shuttle bus services from the Banoon Station run direct to the Nissan Arena.

Click on the below link to plan your journey using Translink’s Journey Planner.

Plan Your Journey

Travel Routes

From Banoon train station to the Arena via bus:

Bus Route 1

Catch the bus from Garden City to the Arena:

Bus Route 2

Catch the bus from Park ‘n’ Ride Outbound to the Arena:

Bus Route 3

  • To the event: Special shuttle services will run at regular intervals for 1 hour before commencement of main event.
  • From the event: At the end of the game, patrons should make their way to their bus departure location. For a 30 minute period, bus services will operate.

Queensland Rail City Network Services

Banoon Station is the closest railway stations for patrons travelling to and from the arena where bus shuttles will connect you to the Arena.

  • To the game: Patrons can catch regular, timetabled services to Banoon Station
  • From the game: Shuttles will return patrons back to Banoon Station to catch regular service back to original location.

For full details concerning event day rail and bus timetables and any scheduled Queensland Rail trackworks, call Translink on 13 12 30 or visit the Translink website.


The QSAC (Queensland State Athletic Centre) precinct has a multi-story parking block will over 600 carparks available on major event days (except Queensland Firebirds home games and all major events). This multi-story car park is also the biggest Translink Park ‘n’ Ride facility in Brisbane. Along with ring-road parking around the QE2 athletics stadium, the precinct has over 1000 parking spots.

There is NO PARKING AVAILABLE on game day on site at Nissan Arena for Queensland Firebirds home games. (With the exception of Members who have already pre-purchased season parking. All member parking is now sold out).

We recommend you familiarise yourself with the local area parking street regulations.


Firebirds ticket holders also receive FREE TRAVEL with Brisbane City Council Buses & Queensland Rail

Public Transport is the best transport solution for all spectators coming along to all Firebirds home games and all major events hosted at Nissan Arena. There are several options which include free shuttles from Banoon Train Station, Eight Mile Plains and Garden City as well as the City Buses on routes 130 and 140.

There is a Secure Parking Facility at Garden City Shopping Centre at Mt Gravatt available on Firebirds game days and a shuttle will go from Interchange K to take you to the Nissan Arena. These special Garden City shuttles will start from 60 minutes before the event commences and the last service will leave Nissan Arena 30 minutes post event.

See below for further information:

If you have a pre-purchased event ticket you can travel free to and from the event on all regular network-wide Brisbane City Council buses and Queensland Rail City Network trains (excludes Brisbane City Council ferries, the G: and Airtrain services).

  • Free travel begins four hours before and concludes four hours after the event.
  • Eight Mile Plains, Garden City and Banoon Train Station have special event shuttles that will commence 60 mins before the event commences and the returning shuttles will run for 30 mins post the event.
  • City travel will be as per the standard bus timetable for that specific day.

To plan your journey visit the Translink Journey Planner HERE.


590 Mains Rd, Nathan QLD 4111

Shuttle Bus Routes for Firebirds home games