Your Travel Options
Getting to Rottnest Island is easy, with ferry, plane and private boat an option. To move groups of people the ferry is the most popular with great rates and easy accessibility to parking.
Transfers across to Rottnest Island can be booked through one of two ferry operators and can depart from Perth City, North Fremantle (Rous Head), Fremantle (Victoria Quay) and Hillarys Boat Harbour in Perth’s north. Rottnest ferries take approximately 25 minutes from Fremantle, 45 minutes from Hillarys Boat Harbour, or 90 minutes from Perth’s Barrack Street Jetty.
To make Rottnest Island be competitive with other excursion destinations, the ferry companies offer great group rates.
Depending on the time of year and the company you choose to travel with, Rottnest Island ferry times vary. Please contact the ferry company directly for any queries relating to ferry travel.
Departs from North Fremantle, Victoria Quay and Perth City
P: 1300 467 688 (1300 GO ROTTO)
Rottnest Fast Ferries
Departs from Hillarys Boat Harbour
P: 08 9246 1039
For smaller groups looking to experience the journey from the air, please visit our website www.rottnestisland.com/travel-to/by-air for contact details of Rottnest Air Taxi, Ozwest Aviation, Rotarvation Helicopters, Air Charters West and Rottnest Aviation Services.