There are 5 ways to get from Fraser Island to Australia Zoo (Station) by car ferry, train, bus, 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

Car ferry, train  •  9 h 2 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Kingfisher Bay, Fraser Island to River Heads
  2. Take the train from Maryborough West to Landsborough Tilt Train

$72 - $89

Cheapest option

Car ferry, bus via Nambour station  •  10 h 11 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Kingfisher Bay, Fraser Island to River Heads
  2. Take the bus from Hervey Bay - Torquay to Nambour Gx410

$60 - $86

3 alternative options

Car ferry, bus  •  11 h 18 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Kingfisher Bay, Fraser Island to River Heads
  2. Take the bus from Hervey Bay - Torquay to Australia Zoo GX447

$68 - $100

Car ferry, drive  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Kingfisher Bay, Fraser Island to River Heads
  2. Drive from River Heads to Australia Zoo (Station)

$60 - $72

Car ferry, fly, train  •  8 h 53 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Kingfisher Bay, Fraser Island to River Heads
  2. Fly from Hervey Bay (HVB) to Brisbane (BNE) HVB - BNE
  3. Take the train from Eagle Junction, platform 4 to Caboolture, platform 1

$148 - $381

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The distance between Fraser Island and Australia Zoo (Station) is 179 km.

It takes approximately 9 h 2 min to get from Fraser Island to Australia Zoo (Station), including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Hervey Bay Airport to Brisbane Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Qantas offers flights from Hervey Bay Airport to Brisbane Airport.

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There are 482+ hotels available in Australia Zoo (Station). Prices start at $98 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Fraser Island to Australia Zoo (Station).
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  • Distance: 111.6 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 2 min

What companies run services between Fraser Island, QLD, Australia and Australia Zoo (Station), QLD, Australia?

There is no direct connection from Fraser Island to Australia Zoo (Station). However, you can take the drive to Kingfisher Bay, Fraser Island, take the car ferry to River Heads, take the drive to Maryborough West, take the train to Landsborough, take the walk to Landsborough station, then take the line 649 bus to Australia Zoo. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Fraser Island to Australia Zoo (Station) via Kingfisher Bay, Fraser Island, River Heads, Hervey Bay - Torquay, Nambour, and Nambour station in around 10 h 11 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Hervey Bay to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
55 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 Maryborough West to Landsborough
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Book at
Queensland Rail Travel
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Eagle Junction, platform 4 to Caboolture, platform 1
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Bus operators
Greyhound Australia

Greyhound Australia is the country’s only long distance bus operator running services in all states and territories. Greyhound Australia has been operating for 110 years and is the leading bus company in Australia. The extensive network now covers most of the Australian mainland and services more than 5 million passengers every year. Buses are equipped for the long journeys, with free WiFi, air-conditioning, full disability access, USB chargers in every seat and an on-board restroom.

Contact Details
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Hervey Bay - Torquay to Nambour
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$15 - $23
Flexifare
$24 - $35
Bus from Hervey Bay - Torquay to Australia Zoo
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $55
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$27 - $40
Flexifare
$35 - $55
Ferry operators
Fraser Island Ferry
Website
fraserislandferry.com.au
Car ferry from Kingfisher Bay, Fraser Island to River Heads
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
fraserislandferry.com.au

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