How to Reach Fraser Island


  • By Air: Light aircraft services are run by Chartered operators and often land on the Coast of Fraser Island. You can also fly down to Sydney or Brisbane, drive down to the River Heads and then take a ferry to reach the Island.
  • By Boat: Ferries are the only way to get into the city. Fraser venture and Fraser Island ferry service has frequent ferries to the island from the Rainbow beach and Riverheads to Wanggoolba creek. The ferries also transport your cars and vehicles across the coasts.


  • By Bus: Tour buses are operated by several agencies and they take you to the major sightseeing places in the island.
  • By Car: Driving is the best way to get to most of the places to see in Fraser island. You can rent a car at one of the tour companies in the island easily. If you are bringing a vehicle from the mainland Australia, then you need a permit to drive it around.
Route Distance Time
Brisbane city to Fraser Island 218.77 km 3 hours 38 mins
Brisbane to Fraser Island 218.99 km 3 hours 38 mins
Neutral bay to Fraser Island 868.78 km 14 hours 28 mins
Sydney to Fraser Island 869.68 km 14 hours 29 mins
Homebush to Fraser Island 875.22 km 14 hours 35 mins
Bankstown to Fraser Island 881.56 km 14 hours 41 mins
Balwyn to Fraser Island 1493.64 km 24 hours 53 mins
South yarra to Fraser Island 1500.97 km 25 hours 53 mins
Melbourne to Fraser Island 1500.99 km 25 hours 53 mins
Toolern vale to Fraser Island 1509.11 km 25 hours 9 mins