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There are 6 ways to get from Toowoomba 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  •  11h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Toowoomba to Brisbane
  2. Take the train from Brisbane Roma Street to Maryborough West
  3. Take the car ferry from River Heads to Kingfisher Bay, Fraser Island

$118 - $173

Cheapest option

Drive, car ferry  •  8h 38m

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

$86 - $110

4 alternative options

Bus, car ferry  •  13h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Toowoomba to Brisbane
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane to Hervey Bay - Transit Center
  3. Take the car ferry from River Heads to Kingfisher Bay, Fraser Island

$109 - $308

Train, car ferry  •  14h 33m

  1. Take the train from Toowoomba to Brisbane Roma Street
  2. Take the train from Brisbane Roma Street to Maryborough West
  3. Take the car ferry from River Heads to Kingfisher Bay, Fraser Island

$124 - $170

Bus, car ferry via Aspley  •  15h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Toowoomba to Brisbane
  2. Take the bus from Aspley Gympie Road to Hervey Bay
  3. Take the car ferry from River Heads to Kingfisher Bay, Fraser Island

$127 - $174

Bus, fly, car ferry  •  9h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Toowoomba to Brisbane
  2. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Hervey Bay (HVB) BNE - HVB
  3. Take the car ferry from River Heads to Kingfisher Bay, Fraser Island

$212 - $557

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Toowoomba to Fraser Island is to drive and car ferry which costs $85 - $110 and takes 8h 38m.

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The quickest way to get from Toowoomba to Fraser Island is to drive and car ferry which costs $85 - $110 and takes 8h 38m.

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The distance between Toowoomba and Fraser Island is 284 km.

It takes approximately 11h 48m to get from Toowoomba to Fraser Island, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Brisbane Airport to Hervey Bay Airport is the direct flight which takes 50m.

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Qantas offers flights from Brisbane Airport to Hervey Bay Airport.

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There are 16+ hotels available in Fraser Island. Prices start at $97 AUD per night.

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Map of how to get from Toowoomba to Fraser Island.
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  • Distance: 177.3 miles
  • Duration: 11h 48m

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

There is no direct connection from Toowoomba to Fraser Island. However, you can take the bus to Brisbane, 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 Toowoomba to Fraser Island via Brisbane, Hervey Bay - Transit Center, River Heads, and Kingfisher Bay, Fraser Island in around 13h 1m.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Brisbane to Hervey Bay
Ave. Duration
50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
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
3h 33m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
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Queensland Rail Travel
Train from Toowoomba to Brisbane Roma Street
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
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Queensland Rail Travel
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 Toowoomba to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Early bird
$26 - $35
Advantage
$30 - $31
Premium
$30 - $45
Bus from Brisbane to Hervey Bay - Transit Center
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Early bird
$45 - $60
Advantage
$55 - $75
Premium
$60 - $110
Bus Queensland
Phone
1300 287 537
Website
busqldoutback.com.au
Bus from Toowoomba to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
busqldoutback.com.au
Book at
busqldoutback.com.au
Premier Motor Service
Phone
+61 2 4423 5233
Email
reservations@premierms.com.au
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Hervey Bay
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
Premier Motor Service
Bus from Aspley Gympie Road to Hervey Bay
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Website
Premier Motor Service
Murrays Coaches
Phone
(61) 13 22 51
Email
reservations@murrays.com.au
Website
murrays.com.au
Bus from Toowoomba to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Book at
Murrays Coaches
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
$35
Schedules at
fraserislandferry.com.au

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