In response to Premier's announcement, all travel to Rottnest Island is cancelled effective 11.30am Monday 23 March.
Rottnest Express call centre is under significant pressure responding to the rapidly evolving travel situation. At this stage they are prioritising those with imminent travel, and ask that you do not call their call centres unless your travel is commencing within the next 24 hours. Please standby and wait to hear from them before changing your booking.
If you booked through a travel agency or third-party website, please contact these companies directly.
Rottnest Express thank you for your patience and understanding.
Rottnest Express is Rottnest Island’s largest and most experienced cruise company, operating daily year-round services from three convenient locations in Perth and Fremantle. An extensive range of fully escorted and self-guided day tour packages are available along with complimentary hotel pickups from Perth and Fremantle.
For endless fun, amazing wildlife encounters, or time to relax, Rottnest Island awaits you. Home to spectacular white sandy beaches, secluded bays, unique wildlife (including the famous quokka), shipwrecks and dive sites, this incredible island boasts a fascinating history.
Located just 19km off the coast of Fremantle, the trip across to the island from either Northport or B-Shed takes just 25 minutes. Alternatively, if you choose to depart from Perth, you can enjoy a leisurely cruise down the Swan River prior to the ocean crossing to the Island, with the trip taking approximately 1 hour.
Discover Rottnest Island with Rottnest Express and choose from a range of exciting day tours.
Beat the rush and take advantage of Rottnest Express complimentary hotel/ accommodation transfers for customers staying in the Perth CBD or Fremantle area for ferry services to and from Rottnest.
- B Shed Victoria Quay, Fremantle Port - 5 minute walk from Fremantle Train Station
- Northport Ferry Terminal, Fremantle - 30 minute drive from Perth CBD
- Barrack Street Jetty, Perth
This is the complete tour of Rottnest, and the perfect way to see as much of the island as possible in one day. Explore the beauty and tranquillity of Rottnest Island from the comfort and relaxation of an air-conditioned coach. This 90 minute road trip takes you to some of the Island’s most spectacular locations, where you can experience the island’s diverse flora, fauna, history and culture for yourself (with insightful commentary by our knowledgeable crew along the way).
Jump aboard our purpose-built, high-powered vessel for an adventure of a lifetime as the Eco Express takes you for a 90 minute journey to the island’s wild side. Explore Rottnest Island’s rugged coastline and witness the beauty of its abundant wildlife up close, including the migrating humpback whales (September – November). This is the ultimate thrill ride for nature lovers. Operates between September – April.
Explore Rottnest Island at your own pace, by land and by sea, on this self-guided tour. The package comes with a bike and snorkelling gear, which will take care of your transport and recreation needs above and below water. Includes Island admission fee, return ferry transfers from Perth or Fremantle, bike hire with helmet, snorkel hire (optional extra) and lunch (optional extra).