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, carferry  •  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 carferry from River Heads to Kingfisher Bay, Fraser Island
  5. Drive from Kingfisher Bay, Fraser Island to Fraser Island

$67 - $82

Cheapest option

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

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

$56 - $159

3 alternative options

Bus, carferry  •  8 h 51 min

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

$57 - $156

Bus Premier Motor Service, carferry  •  10 h 49 min

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

$72 - $85

Drive, carferry  •  6 h 35 min

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

$57 - $67

Questions & Answers

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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There are five+ 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: 8 h 38 min

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 carferry 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
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

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 - Pialba
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $120
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$15 - $22
Flexifare
$23 - $35
Bus from Noosa Junction to Hervey Bay - Torquay
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $120
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$15 - $22
Flexifare
$23 - $35
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Noosa Heads Junction to Hervey Bay
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $27
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Bus from Cooroy to Hervey Bay
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
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
45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
fraserislandferry.com.au

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