Rottnest Fast Ferries

Now operating 365 days a year!

"Your Gateway to Perth's Island Playground"

Rottnest... WA's most beautiful island is just 19 kilometers off Perth's coastline, and a lightning fast ocean crossing in air-conditioned comfort on one of our high speed ferries.

The island, 11km long and 4.5km at its widest point, is an A-Class reserve enjoying a semi-arid Mediterranean style climate with stunning coral reefs, crystal clear waters and unique wildlife. Rottnest boasts pristine bays and secluded beaches, some of the finest in the world, and has a unique style of architecture dating back to the 1800's. No matter how you spend your time at Rottnest, you are sure to be amazed by what the island has to offer.

From day trips to overnight accommodation packages or exploring Rottnest by yourself, Rottnest Fast Ferries has your island experience covered. Departing Hillarys Boat Harbour daily, we offer a variety of travel times and tour options to accommodate your perfect day out.

Coastal, Whale Watching and Twilight cruises operate seasonally, as well as Full Day and Overnight Accommodation Packages at Rottnest Island. Bike and snorkel equipment is available to hire before you depart the harbour - saving valuable time once on the island.

Free coach transfers are available from Perth CBD, Northbridge and Scarborough to the ferry terminal at Hillarys Boat Harbour. Hillarys Boat Harbour also has free long-term parking available for anyone making their own way to the terminal.

Tour Indicative Price Includes / Rate Details

Coastal Cruise
Water, Cruising

Leave From: Hillarys

$20.00 - $80.00
Adults $30, Children (4-12yrs) $20, Children (U4yrs) FREE*, Family Pass $80

Come cruising on our newest tour on board our newest vessel, Voyager. Our 1.5 hour Coastal Cruise travels along the beautiful Sunset Coast allowing you to enjoy the view of the Indian Ocean. Take in the beauty of Perth's iconic white sandy beaches while you enjoy a complimentary beer, wine or soft drink.

Add on lunch: Fish & Chips $13.00, Kids Fish & Chips $7.00, Kids Nuggets & Chips $7.00. Departs Saturday and Sunday at 12:30pm

Tour operates seasonally during summer.

Whale Watching
Water, Whale Watching, Nature & wildlife, Cruising

Leave From: Hillarys

$41.00 - $72.50
Includes two hour whale watching tour

Experience the thrill of coming face to face with the majestic Humpback Whales on their annual migration along the Western Australian coastline.

Every year these gentle giants can be sighted at play frolicking in the waters off Hillarys Boat Harbour. Take advantage of our large open deck space to capture spectacular close up photographs.

Snacks are available on board with licensed bar facilities.

2016 season: 27th August - 27th November. Running 10:30 - 12:30 every day apart from Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Rottnest Island Transfer
Water, Cruising

Leave From: Hillarys

$48.50 - $90.00
Includes return ferry transfer and Island Admission Fee

Departing Hillarys Boat Harbour daily, set off for a day of exploring Rottnest Island with the flexibility of planning your day once you arrive.

Bike and Ferry Combo
Cycle/bike, Water, Cruising, Land

Leave From: Hillarys

$61.25 - $105.50
Includes ferry transfers, Island Admission Fee, bike hire

Unlock your adventurous side and experience Rottnest Island at its best! Use pedal power to get yourself around to see the beautiful sights of Rottnest Island.

Don't waste your valuable island time - collect your bike with your ferry ticket before you depart and leave the Rottnest jetty behind as you set off to explore unique wildlife and spectacular views!

Ultimate Snorkelling Package
Water, Adventure, Nature & wildlife, Watersports

Leave From: Hillarys

$94.00 - $184.00
Includes ferry transfers, Island Admission Fee, bike hire, snorkelling tour, lunch at Subway

Join us for a snorkelling adventure you'll never forget! While everyone else fights for sand on the beach you'll be out on Eco Express, exploring the beautiful underwater sights Rottnest Island has to offer!

Grand Island Package
Sightseeing, Water, Adventure, Bus/Coach, Nature & wildlife, Heritage & culture

Leave From: Hillarys

$112.00 - $163.00
Includes ferry transfers, Island Admission fee, morning tea, 3.5hr Grand Island Tour

This 3.5 hour all-inclusive island bus tour visits all of Rottnest's must see locations, including Wadjemup Lighthouse, Henrietta Rocks, Oliver Hill Gun Fortification and Tunnels, and the majestic look-out ponit at the rugged Cathedral Rocks and Cape Vlamingh - all ending in a unique historic train ride!

All major habitats are covered on this amazing tour, including Rottnest's cultural and historical heritage ranging from Maritime and Military history right up to future developments.

Enjoy a light packed lunch during the tour.

Discovery Bus Tour
Bus/Coach, Sightseeing

Leave From: Hillarys

$120.00 - $179.00
Includes ferry transfers, Island Admission Fee, morning tea, bus tour, lunch, host for the day

Explore the beautiful sights of Rottnest Island in air conditioned comfort! Take in the historical, cultural and natural interest points of Rottnest Island, complete with lunch at Karma Rottnest Lodge.
Depart from Shop 56 Southside Drive, Hillarys Boat Harbour, Hillarys, 6025
+61 08 9246 1039
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