HOW TO GET THERE
Located on Queensland's east coast, Hervey Bay is the gateway to Fraser Island with an easy 45 minute catamaran crossing from Urangan Boat Harbour.
By road - Self-drive
Hervey Bay is just a 4 hour drive north of Brisbane. 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 Urangan Boat Harbour.
By road - Daily bus service from Brisbane
This scheduled daily service drops you straight to Urangan Boat Harbour in Hervey Bay to meet the fastcat to Fraser. Pick ups available from Brisbane city accommodation and Brisbane Airport.
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.
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.
Virgin Blue and Jetstar fly direct from Sydney to Hervey Bay, with easy connections from Melbourne, Adelaide and New Zealand. Sunshine Express operates several daily services from Brisbane and the Sunshine Coast to Hervey Bay. Coach transfers are available between Hervey Bay Airport and Urangan Boat Harbour (cost applies).
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.
Pick up from Hervey Bay
Let us know where you're staying (minimum 24 hours notice) and they'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.