There are 6 ways to get from Byron Bay to Fraser Island by bus, train, car ferry, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, train, car ferry  •  12 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Byron Bay Visitor Centre to Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop 175
  2. Take the train from Brisbane Roma Street to Maryborough West
  3. Take the car ferry from River Heads to Kingfisher Bay, Fraser Island

$93 - $143

Cheapest option

Bus, car ferry via Maryborough  •  13 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Byron Bay Visitor Centre to Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop 175
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane to Maryborough
  3. Take the car ferry from River Heads to Kingfisher Bay, Fraser Island

$79 - $137

4 alternative options

Bus, train, car ferry via Beenleigh Coach Stop  •  12 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Byron Bay Coach Stop, Jonson St to Beenleigh Coach Stop 175
  2. Take the train from Beenleigh, platform 2 to Roma Street, platform 6
  3. Take the train from Brisbane Roma Street to Maryborough West
  4. Take the car ferry from River Heads to Kingfisher Bay, Fraser Island

$96 - $123

Bus, car ferry  •  15 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Byron Bay Visitor Centre to Brisbane Domestic Airport
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane Domestic Airport to Hervey Bay - Torquay
  3. Take the car ferry from River Heads to Kingfisher Bay, Fraser Island

$114 - $251

Drive, car ferry  •  9 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Byron Bay to River Heads
  2. Take the car ferry from River Heads to Kingfisher Bay, Fraser Island

$82 - $103

Bus, fly, car ferry  •  9 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Byron Bay Visitor Centre to Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop
  2. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Hervey Bay (HVB) BNE - HVB
  3. Take the car ferry from River Heads to Kingfisher Bay, Fraser Island

$155 - $413

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Byron Bay to Fraser Island is to drive and car ferry which costs $110 - $140 and takes 9 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Byron Bay to Fraser Island is to drive and car ferry which costs $110 - $140 and takes 9 h 21 min.

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The distance between Byron Bay and Fraser Island is 382 km.

It takes approximately 12 h 23 min to get from Byron Bay to Fraser Island, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Byron Bay, NSW, Australia and Fraser Island, QLD, Australia?

There is no direct connection from Byron Bay to Fraser Island. However, you can take the bus to Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop, take the walk to Brisbane Roma Street, take the train to Maryborough West, take the drive to River Heads, take the car ferry to Kingfisher Bay, Fraser Island, then take the drive to Fraser Island. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Byron Bay to Fraser Island via Beenleigh Coach Stop, Beenleigh, platform 2, Roma Street, platform 6, Brisbane Roma Street, Maryborough West, River Heads, and Kingfisher Bay, Fraser Island in around 12 h 42 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Brisbane to Hervey Bay
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Train operators
Queensland Rail Travel
Phone
1300 131 722
Email
reservations@qr.com.au
Website
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Brisbane Roma Street to Maryborough West
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Beenleigh, platform 2 to Roma Street, platform 6
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Bus operators
Byron Easybus
Website
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Bus from Byron Bay Visitor Centre to Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Bus from Byron Bay Visitor Centre to Brisbane Domestic Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Byron Bay Coach Stop, Jonson St to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Byron Bay Coach Stop, Jonson St to Beenleigh Coach Stop
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Maryborough
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $45
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$21 - $35
Flexifare
$30 - $45
Bus from Brisbane Domestic Airport to Hervey Bay - Torquay
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $160
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$35 - $50
Flexifare
$45 - $65
Ferry operators
Fraser Island Ferry
Website
fraserislandferry.com.au
Car ferry from River Heads to Kingfisher Bay, Fraser Island
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
fraserislandferry.com.au

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