Rottnest Timetable

Rottnest Fast Ferries operates daily ferry services between Hillarys Boat Harbour and Rottnest Island.

Tuesday 21st November – Wednesday 22nd November

Departing Hillarys Departing Rottnest
            07:30 am             08:30 am
            10:00 am              4:30 pm

Friday 1st September – Sunday 24th December

  • Departing HillarysDeparting Rottnest
  • 7:30am8:30am
  • 10:00am11:30am
  • 3:00pm4:30pm
  • 22nd September onwards – Fridays Only
  •  6:00pm                                                         7:00pm

Monday 25th December – Christmas Day

  • Departing HillarysDeparting Rottnest
  • 10:00am11:00am
  • 3:00pm4:00pm

Tuesday 26th December – Boxing Day

Departing Hillarys Departing Rottnest
7:30am 08:30am
8:30am 10:45am
10:00am 4:00pm
13:30pm 5:00pm
5:00pm 6:15pm

Wednesday 27th December – Saturday 30th December

Departing Hillarys Departing Rottnest
07:30 08:30
08:30 11:30
10:00 12:30
10:45 16:00
12:45 17:00
15:15 18:15
17:00 20:00

Sunday 31st December

Departing Hillarys Departing Rottnest
07:30 08:30
08:30 09:30
10:00 11:30
10:45 16:00
12:45 17:00
15:15 18:15
17:00 22:00
19:00 22:15
20:00 01:00 (1st January 18)

 

 

Monday 1st January 2018

Departing Hillarys Boat Harbour Departing Rottnest Island
01:00 (New Year’s Eve Event Service)
07:30  08:30
08:30 11:30
10:00 12:30
10:45  16:00
15:15 17:00
17:00  18:15

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Tuesday 2nd January – Sunday 7th January

Departing Hillarys Boat Harbour Departing Rottnest Island
07:30 08:30
08:30 11:30
10:00 12:30
10:45 16:00
12:45 17:00
15:15 18:15
17:00 20:00

Monday 8th – Sunday 14th January

Departing Hillarys Boat Harbour Departing Rottnest Island
07:30 08:30
08:30 11:30
10:00 14:00
12:45 16:30
15:45 18:15

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Monday 15th – Sunday 28th January

Weekdays
Departing Hillarys Boat Harbour Departing Rottnest Island
07:30 08:30
08:30 11:30
10:00 14:00
15:00 16:30
17:30*
18:00** 19:00**
*17:30 departure operates Mondays – Thursdays. ** 18:00 and 19:00 departures operate Fridays.
Weekends
Departing Hillarys Boat Harbour Departing Rottnest Island
07:30 08:30
08:30 11:30
10:00 14:00
12:45 16:30
15:45 18:15

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Monday 29th January – Sunday 1st April

Weekdays
Departing Hillarys Boat Harbour Departing Rottnest Island
07:30 08:30
10:00 11:30
15:00 16:30
18:00* 19:00*
*18:00 and 19:00 departures operate Fridays only.
Weekends
Departing Hillarys Boat Harbour Departing Rottnest Island
07:30 08:30
08:30 10:45
10:00 14:00
15:00 16:30

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Please Note: Saturday 24th February is Rottnest Channel Swim and an altered timetable is in place for this day.
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Monday 2nd April – Sunday 29th April

Weekdays
Departing Hillarys Boat Harbour Departing Rottnest Island
07:30 08:30
10:00 11:30
15:00 16:30
18:00* 19:00*
*18:00 and 19:00 departures operate Fridays only.
Weekends
Departing Hillarys Boat Harbour Departing Rottnest Island
07:30 08:30
08:30 10:45
10:00 14:00
15:00 16:30

On Fridays 13th, 20th and 27th April (during school holidays), there will be a 0830 departure from Hillarys Boat Harbour.
A 1045 departure from Rottnest Island will operate in place of the 1130.

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Monday 30th April – Friday 29th June

Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays
Departing Hillarys Boat Harbour Departing Rottnest Island
07:30 08:45
10:00 16:30
Fridays, Sundays
Departing Hillarys Boat Harbour Departing Rottnest Island
07:30 08:45
10:00 11:30
15:00 16:30

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Saturday 30th June – Sunday 15th July (School Holidays)

Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays
Departing Hillarys Boat Harbour Departing Rottnest Island
07:30 08:45
10:00 16:30
Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays
Departing Hillarys Boat Harbour Departing Rottnest Island
07:30 08:45
10:00 11:30
15:00 16:30

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For travel after these dates, please contact our Reservations team on (08) 9246 1039 for timetable information.


Extras

Snorkel & Flipper Hire

Explore Rottnest Island’s beautiful marine life with snorkel and flipper hire.

 

 

Boasting 63 beaches and 20 bays, Rottnest Island is home to stunning coral reef and tropical fish. Sheltered swimming areas and underwater snorkelling trails make the island a popular snorkelling location year-round.

 

Snorkel & Flipper hire from $15.00

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Please Note: snorkelling equipment is collected from Hillarys Boat Harbour prior to departure. 

Bike Hire

Rottnest Fast Ferries has a fleet of 7-speed custom built hire bikes, designed for cycling at Rottnest Island.

 

Save yourself time on the island and hire your bike with your ferry ticket before you depart; our crew load the bikes on and off the vessel for you, so once you arrive at Rottnest Island you can set off with the wind in your hair to explore!

 

Adult bikes from $30.00. Child bikes from $16.00

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Please Note: Hire bikes are collected from Hillarys Boat Harbour prior to departure. All hire bikes come with helmet and lock.



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