FAQs - How to get there

Is there a ferry/boat service to Lady Elliot Island?

No, the only access to Lady Elliot Island is by aircraft and our Reservations Team will book the scenic flight transfer with your accommodation. The scenic flight to Lady Elliot Island is a spectacular start to your holiday!

 

How much time should I leave between connecting flights?

As there are many individual considerations, please discuss this with our Reservations team prior to booking.

 

Can I fly my own plane to Lady Elliot Island?

No, Lady Elliot’s air service operator is the only service permitted to land at Lady Elliot.

 

How far in advance do I need to book?

We will take your reservation at any time subject to availability. During peak times and holiday periods we advise you to book as early as possible to avoid disappointment.

 

Where is the airport located? How do I get there?

That will depend on where you are flying from, we offer scenic flights from Bundaberg, Hervey Bay/Fraser Coast, Brisbane (Redcliffe) and the Gold Coast. Please see our Flight Access page for further information.

 

Do you provide airport transfers from my accommodation in Hervey Bay/Fraser Coast or Bundaberg?  

We do not provide airport transfers in these locations. Local shuttle services are available.

Hervey Bay – contact Bay2dore Shuttle on 1300 005 505 or 0417 637 447

Bundaberg – contact Bundaberg Shuttle on 0421 413 446

 

Where do I park my car in Hervey Bay/Fraser Coast and Bundaberg?

Secure parking facilities are located at both Hervey Bay/Fraser Coast and Bundaberg Airports.

Hervey Bay/Fraser Coast: www.frasercoastairport.com.au/index.php?page=parking

Bundaberg: https://bundaberg.qld.gov.au/files/Airport%20Parking%20Flyer%20-%20including%20fees%20and%20charges.pdf