By Bike

Discover Rottnest Island by bike. Cycling is a fun recreational activity for all ages and is environmentally friendly.

Pedal & Flipper (bike & equipment hire)

Pedal & Flipper is the largest facility of its kind in the Southern Hemisphere with over 1,300 bikes and specialty equipment available for hire. Located on Rottnest Island behind Hotel Rottnest, we are open every day of the year. In addition to our large range of bikes and equipment, we provide helmets, locks, Island information and cycling advice. The Bike Hire team is trained to personally fit customers to bikes to ensure optimum comfort and safety.

Important note: As per state law, wearing a helmet is enforced on the Island. Electric bicycles are permitted on Rottnest Island in accordance with the requirements of the Road Traffic Code 2000. To be compliant, electric bicycles must have a maximum power output of 250 watts and not be ridden by persons under 16 years. Penalties can be imposed for non-compliance.



By Bus

The perfect option for those who want to see more in less time...

Accommodation Shuttle Bus

The shuttle bus to Geordie, Longreach, Fays Bay and Kingstown Barracks attracts a small per person fee of $3 per day or $5 per week. Children under 5 years travel free. 

The shuttle bus runs until 8pm for Geordie Bay so if you are considering going to the movies at the Rottnest Picture Hall, it is advisable to check the movie running times.

Island Explorer Service

See the beautiful bays, West End and the many spectacular views of Rottnest Island on the Island Explorer bus service. Taking a total circumnavigation of the Island, this tour allows you to take in the breathtaking views of the whole Island and discover areas that you can later explore by bike or foot. Book your tickets online or purchase them from the Visitor Centre or Main Bus Stop vending machines.

ADAMS Annual Transport Pass

ADAMS have an Annual Transport Pass which provides unlimited usage of the hop-on, hop-off Island Explorer service and the accommodation shuttle that runs between Georgie Bay, Kingston Barracks and the settlement. More information available here.

Charter Bus

34 and 43 seater charter buses are available for hire for weddings and special events. 

By Foot

Explore the Main Settlement's shops and restaurants, head to nearby beaches or explore the Wadjemup Bidi walk trails.

Wadjemup Bidi

Discover Rottnest's natural beauty and rich history along the spectacular Wadjemup Bidi - 45 kilometres of stunning trails stretching across the island. There are five sections, each boasting unique experiences and taking in culturally and environmentally significant landmarks.

Discover more about the Wadjemup Bidi here

Free Guided Walking Tours

For those who love to walk but have no idea where to go, why not head on a free walking tour? There are several walking tours run by our knowledgeable and friendly Rottnest Voluntary Guides Association every day.

Learn more about the Guided Walks here