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…
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 …
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…
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.
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.
Operates shuttle transfers to/from Hervey Bay and Maryborough station, timed to meet the Rockhampton and Bundaberg Tilt Trains ($8, one hour).
Buses from Hervey Bay to Brisbane ($41, 6¾ hours), Maroochydore ($27, 5 hours), Bundaberg ($18, 2½ hours) and Rockhampton ($53, 5¾ hours).
Numerous services every weekday and reduced services on Saturday to Bargara ($4, 20 minutes), leaving from behind Target on Woongarra St.
PMS has daily services connecting Bundaberg with Brisbane ($53, nine hours), Hervey Bay ($18, 2½ hours) and Rockhampton ($41, 3½ hours).
Near the airport, this outfit puts together 4WD hire-, ferry- and permit-packages for Fraser Island ($574 for two people for two days).