Car Rental in Rainbow Beach

Rainbow Beach Adventure Centre 4WD Hire

This family-run company is the best bet for Fraser Island 4WD hire in Rainbow Beach. They're fair, friendly, rent well-maintained vehicles and camping gear, and can arrange all permits and barge transfers. Daily rat…
Train in Bundaberg

Queensland Rail

Queensland Rail's high-speed Tilt Train stops at Bundaberg en route to Brisbane (from $53, 4½ hours). Queensland Rail's Spirit of Queensland (from $81, 5½ hours, five weekly) also travels from Brisbane to Bundaberg …
Car Rental in Rainbow Beach

Rainbow Beach 4X4

Just south of town, next to the Manta Ray Barge office, this seasoned outfit hires well-maintained 4WDs for Fraser Island jaunts, and can deal with all permits and barge fees. Per-day prices drop significantly for l…
Bus in Hervey Bay

Wide Bay Transit

Operates shuttle transfers to/from Hervey Bay and Maryborough station, timed to meet the Rockhampton and Bundaberg Tilt Trains (adult/child, one way $13/8.25, one hour). Terminus is the Stockland Shopping Centre.
Bus in Childers

Greyhound Australia

Greyhound has at least one daily service to/from Brisbane ($95, 5½-8½ hours), Hervey Bay ($19, one hour) and Bundaberg ($28, 1½ hours). Coaches stop on Crescent St, behind the Post Office.
Bus in Maryborough

Wide Bay Transit

Operates shuttle transfers to/from Hervey Bay and Maryborough station, timed to meet the Rockhampton and Bundaberg Tilt Trains ($8, one hour).
Bus in Hervey Bay

Premier Motor Service

Buses from Hervey Bay to Brisbane ($41, 6¾ hours), Maroochydore ($27, 5 hours), Bundaberg ($18, 2½ hours) and Rockhampton ($53, 5¾ hours).
Bus in Bundaberg

Duffy's City Buses

Numerous services every weekday and reduced services on Saturday to Bargara ($4, 20 minutes), leaving from behind Target on Woongarra St.
Bus in Bundaberg

Premier Motor Service

PMS has daily services connecting Bundaberg with Brisbane ($53, nine hours), Hervey Bay ($18, 2½ hours) and Rockhampton ($41, 3½ hours).
Car Rental in Hervey Bay

Safari 4WD Hire

Near the airport, this outfit puts together 4WD hire-, ferry- and permit-packages for Fraser Island ($574 for two people for two days).