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There are 5 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  •  8h 38m

  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

$56 - $71

Cheapest option

Bus, car ferry via Hervey Bay - Palace Hostel  •  9h 3m

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

$45 - $147

3 alternative options

Bus, car ferry  •  8h 46m

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

$46 - $145

Bus Premier Motor Service, car ferry  •  10h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Cooroy to Hervey Bay
  2. Take the car ferry from River Heads to Kingfisher Bay, Fraser Island

$61 - $74

Drive, car ferry  •  6h 35m

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

$46 - $56

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Noosa Heads to Fraser Island is to drive and car ferry which costs $65 - $80 and takes 6h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Noosa Heads to Fraser Island is to drive and car ferry which costs $65 - $80 and takes 6h 35m.

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

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

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There are six+ hotels available in Fraser Island. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Noosa Heads to Fraser Island.
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  • Distance: 80.6 miles
  • Duration: 8h 38m

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 - Transit Center, River Heads, and Kingfisher Bay, Fraser Island in around 8h 46m.

Train operators
Queensland Rail Travel
Bus operators
TRANSLink QLD
Phone
13 12 30
Website
translink.com.au
Bus from Sunshine Beach Rd at Noosa Plaza to Elm St at Cooroy station
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
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 Noosa Junction to Hervey Bay - Transit Center
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $120
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$15 - $21
Flexifare
$23 - $35
Bus from Noosa Junction to Hervey Bay - Palace Hostel
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $120
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$15 - $22
Flexifare
$23 - $35
Premier Motor Service
Phone
+61 2 4423 5233
Email
reservations@premierms.com.au
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Noosa Heads Junction to Hervey Bay
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $27
Website
Premier Motor Service
Bus from Cooroy to Hervey Bay
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Website
Premier Motor Service
Ferry operators
Fraser Island Ferry
Phone
+61 7 4194 9300
Email
marketing@kingfisherbay.com
Website
fraserislandferry.com.au
Car ferry from River Heads to Kingfisher Bay, Fraser Island
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
fraserislandferry.com.au

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