Birkdale train station, park ‘n’ ride expansion, business case

The department is planning to expand the park ‘n’ ride at Birkdale station. The business case started in early 2021 and is currently underway.

This project will make it easier for customers to access public transport, which will reduce road congestion in the local area.

It will increase the number of car parks available and provide safer pedestrian access to the station.



  • Improves safety
  • Increases capacity
  • Improves network efficiency
  • Increases car parks
  • Accessibility

Key features

  • Provide around 40 additional car parks for commuters.
  • Help to manage road congestion on the surrounding road network.
  • Improve passenger amenities, experience and access.


This project (planning only) is fully funded by the Queensland Government through the Transport System Planning Program (TSPP). Investment ID 1527775

Total investment
Queensland Government

Current status

The business case started in early 2021 and is due to be completed by mid-2022.

Project map

Project map