Hervey Bay Airport is the main airport for the city of Hervey Bay, Queensland, Australia and the Fraser Coast region which incorporates the nearby city of Maryborough.
The airport, which is located 5 nautical miles (9.3 km; 5.8 miles) southeast of Pialba re-opened in mid-2005, after the existing airfield underwent an $11.5 million upgrade which included the construction of a new terminal building and the extension of the existing 1,500 m (4,921 ft) runway to 2,000 m (6,562 ft) to accommodate jet services from Virgin Australia.
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DRIVING FROM BRISBANE
Travel north on the Bruce Highway to Maryborough then follow the signs to Hervey Bay. You will come to a well signposted right hand turn to River Heads. Follow this road and signs to River Heads. You will end up in the barge ramp car park the ticket office is on the right
DRIVING FROM HERVEY BAY
From Boat Harbour Drive, you will need to turn on to Elizabeth Street at the roundabout near the Urangan Woolworths and follow this road past airport. Please turn left on to River Heads Road (which is signed and may come up in electronic GPS navigation systems as Ariadne Road) and follow the road all the way to end to arrive at ferry loading area. The Ticket Hut will be located on your right hand side.
AIRPORT TRANSFER – HERVEY BAY
Transfers from Hervey Bay Airport cost around $23 per passenger. Hervey Bay Limos will meet you in the Arrivals Hall and transfer you to the Mainland Reception for the next available ferry service. Kingfisher Bay Resort's shuttle bus will complete the return leg back to the airport.
TAXI SERVICES – HERVEY BAY TAXIS
A taxi can drive you to the ferry terminal, It takes approximately 15 minutes to get to River Heads mainland ferry terminal and will cost around $20. Contact Hervey Bay Taxi’s on 131 008.
AIRPORT TRANSFER – BRISBANE
A coach shuttle transfer from Brisbane to the Mainland Reception for the next available ferry service will cost $109 each way per passenger.
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