There are 4 ways to get from Noosa Heads to Fraser Island by bus, train, car or car ferry

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

Line 631 bus, train, drive, car ferry  •  8 h 38 min

  1. Take the line 631 bus from Sunshine Beach Rd at Noosa Plaza to Elm St at Cooroy station 631
  2. Take the train from Cooroy to Maryborough West
  3. Drive from Maryborough West to River Heads
  4. Take the car ferry from River Heads to Kingfisher Bay, Fraser Island
  5. Drive from Kingfisher Bay, Fraser Island to Fraser Island

$70 - $86

Cheapest option

Bus, car ferry via Hervey Bay - Torquay  •  9 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Noosa Junction to Hervey Bay - Torquay Gx443 / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from River Heads to Kingfisher Bay, Fraser Island

$59 - $165

2 alternative options

Bus, car ferry  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Noosa Junction to Hervey Bay - Pialba Gx443 / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from River Heads to Kingfisher Bay, Fraser Island

$60 - $162

Drive, car ferry  •  6 h 35 min

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

$59 - $69

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Noosa Heads to Fraser Island is to drive and car ferry which costs $80 - $95 and takes 6 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Noosa Heads to Fraser Island is to drive and car ferry which costs $80 - $95 and takes 6 h 35 min.

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The distance between Noosa Heads and Fraser Island is 129 km.

It takes approximately 8 h 38 min to get from Noosa Heads to Fraser Island, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Noosa Heads, QLD, Australia and Fraser Island, QLD, Australia?

There is no direct connection from Noosa Heads to Fraser Island. However, you can take the line 631 bus to Elm St at Cooroy station, take the walk to Cooroy, 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 Noosa Heads to Fraser Island via Hervey Bay - Pialba, River Heads, and Kingfisher Bay, Fraser Island in around 8 h 51 min.

Train operators
Queensland Rail Travel
Phone
1300 131 722
Email
reservations@qr.com.au
Website
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Cooroy to Maryborough West
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Bus operators
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Bus from Sunshine Beach Rd at Noosa Plaza to Elm St at Cooroy station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Noosa Junction to Hervey Bay - Pialba
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $120
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$15 - $22
Flexifare
$24 - $35
Bus from Noosa Junction to Hervey Bay - Torquay
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $120
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$16 - $23
Flexifare
$24 - $35
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
$38
Schedules at
fraserislandferry.com.au

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