Tour Info


How to get to Hervey Bay?
Located on Queensland's east coast, Hervey Bay is the gateway to Fraser Island with an easy 50 minute ferry crossing from Hervey Bay on the Fraser Coast.

By road - Self-drive
Hervey Bay is just a 4 hour drive north of Brisbane City. Travel north on the Bruce Highway to Maryborough, then follow the signs to Hervey Bay. Stay on the main road which becomes Boat Harbour Drive and follow the signs to Hervey Bay.  Note: Kingfisher Bay Resort's mainland terminal is situated at River Heads.

By road - Daily bus service from Brisbane: $99 adult one way
This scheduled daily service drops you straight to Hervey Bay where you will be transferred to meet the ferry to Fraser. Pick ups available from Brisbane Airport. Book with Kingfisher Reservations.

Con-X-ion departure time/s
Bus Stop 125, 161 Roma Street, Brisbane.
This is located on the street outside the Brisbane Transit Centre (Roma Street Railway Station) and is opposite the entrance to the Police Building on Roma Street.
Transfers and ferry departure time/s
The Con-X-ion service arrives directly to the River Heads Mainland Reception, where passengers are met by the Kingfisher Bay Resort Shuttle and transferred to the Ferry departure point.


Return from Hervey Bay to Brisbane:
Catch the 7.50am Kingfisher Ferry to meet the 8.50am Con-X-ion shuttle service arriving back in Brisbane at approximately 2.20pm.

Timing no good? 
If you can't meet the scheduled departure times, an 'On Demand' service is available from Brisbane, Sunshine Coast, Gold Coast and Bundaberg. Contact Kingfisher Reservations for details.

By Coach
Greyhound, Oz Experience or any of the major coach operators have daily services to and from Hervey Bay. Transfers are available from Bay Central Coach Terminal to Urangan Boat Harbour (except for the 6.45pm ferry). In order to meet this ferry, please make your own way from Bay Central to Urangan by 5.45pm and a bus will transfer you to the River Heads ferry departure point.

By Air
Virgin Blue flies direct from Sydney to Hervey Bay, with easy connections from Melbourne, Adelaide and New Zealand. Qantas Link operates several daily services from Brisbane to Hervey Bay. Coach transfers are available between Hervey Bay Airport and Urangan Boat Harbour - book with Kingfisher Reservations (cost applies).

By Rail
Tilt Train from Brisbane (from the south) or Rockhampton (from the north) to Maryborough Station with Queensland Rail coach connection direct to Urangan Boat Harbour. Visit for up-to-date timetables and check out the Rail Pass options.

Pick up from Hervey Bay
Let us know where you're staying (minimum 24 hours notice) and we'll pick you up between 7.00 and 8.00am, nice and easy! Courtesy coach transfers are also available from Bay Central Coach Terminal to the boat harbour. A cost applies for transfers to and from Hervey Bay Airport.

Brand New curated inclusions

Meet your guide and mingle with likeminded travellers over a sunset welcome drink, PLUS savour the flavours of Fraser with our unique Aussie bush tucker experience!

fraser island
maheno shipwreck
fraser island video
1 Kingfisher Drive, North White Cliffs,
Fraser Island QLD 4581

1800 072 555 (Australia Toll Free)
Ph: + 61 7 4120 3333
Web Enquiry
TripAdvisor Hall of Fame