Experience everything Perth’s island paradise has to offer with Rottnest Fast Ferries. When you book through us, you’ll get to choose how you explore the island by tailoring your trip to your unique needs. With the largest variety of packages and travel options available, you can visit Rottnest your way and create your own adventure.

Our ferry departs from Hillarys Boat Harbour multiple times per day, 7 days a week, providing you with full flexibility, see the ferry timetable. You can park for FREE at Hillarys, or book our courtesy shuttle bus from the Perth CBD, plus kids travel free! Did you know that kids travel free? Sign up to receive all the savings.



Our clean and modern ferry offers a comfortable and convenient ride, with outdoor decking for your viewing pleasure. Soak up the sun and fresh air outside or cool off inside by taking a seat in air-conditioning. Food and drink will always be available during the brisk 45-minute trip.

Our new vessel Harbour Master arrived 26th December 2020. Click here to find out more.

When you arrive at Hillarys, pop into our Ticketing Office to get all of the information you need prior to departure. If you’ve booked a Bike & Ferry Combo, you’ll be able to pick up your bikes from here as well.



Tours & packages

Whale Watching

Experience the thrill of coming face to face with the majestic Humpback Whales on their annual migration along the Western Australian coastline. Every year, from September to the end of November, these gentle giants can be sighted at play frolicking in the wat...

Bike & Ferry Combo

Unlock your adventurous side and experience Rottnest Island at its best!

The Best Of Rotto – The Local Experience Package

The best of Rotto – The Locals Experience Our new and exciting package! Book Now Feel like cooling off and exploring Rottnest’s marine life? Add snorkelling equipment to your booking for $15.00!  Please note: Hire bikes...

Bus Pass & Ferry Combo

You can explore the whole Island with this fun, convenient, multi-purpose bus service. Jump off at your favourite bay for a swim, climb the lighthouse, visit West End or simply kick back, enjoy the ride and the spectacular views

Bayseeker Island Tour

Explore the stunning beauty of this A-Class reserve in air conditioned comfort, taking in the amazing fauna and flora of the island, stunning beaches, woodlands and incredible salt lakes.

What's happening on Rottnest

Bike Hire at Hillarys

Bike Hire at Hillarys

Enjoy riding along the Sunset Coast in style on one of our new bikes which stand out with their vibrant colours and sleek design. Just $20 for a ha...

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Loved Your Time at Rottnest?

Loved Your Time at Rottnest?

Then tell other potential visitors all about your experience! Trip Advisor is one of the most visited sites for travellers wanting to find out more in...

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Did you know you can get FREE Wi-Fi on board the boat? Whether going to Rottnest, or enjoying a Whale Watching cruise, why not use our free Wi-Fi to...

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