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Rottnest Island
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Fremantle Rottnest Island Ferry

The ferry from Fremantle (B-Shed) to Rottnest Island typically sails 5 times daily and up to 35 times weekly. 2 ferry operators provide ferries from Fremantle (B-Shed) to Rottnest Island, Rottnest Express & Sealink Rottnest. Fremantle (B-Shed) Rottnest Island Ferry timetables change seasonally, use our Deal Finder to get tickets, pricing, schedules and availability.

Fremantle (B-Shed) Rottnest Island Ferry Times

The earliest Fremantle (B-Shed) Rottnest Island ferry typically departs Fremantle (B-Shed) at about 07:30. The average sailing time of a ferry from Fremantle (B-Shed) to Rottnest Island is approximately 30m and the fastest sailing time is approximately 30m.

Fremantle (B-Shed) to Rottnest Island Ferry Prices

Ferry prices for a ferry from Fremantle (B-Shed) to Rottnest Island typically range between $67* and $266*. On average the Fremantle (B-Shed) Rottnest Island ferry is $170*. The cheapest Fremantle (B-Shed) Rottnest Island ferry prices start from $50*. The average price for a foot passenger is $170*. The average price for a Frederikshavn Oslo car ferry is $559*.

Ferry prices may differ by season and depend on various factors, such as number of passengers, vehicle type and sailing time. Pricing is taken from searches over last 30 days, last updated 05 July, 2023.

How far is Rottnest Island from Fremantle (B-Shed)?

The distance between Fremantle (B-Shed) and Rottnest Island is approximately 13.9 miles (22.3km), or 12.0 nautical miles.

Is there a car ferry from Fremantle (B-Shed) to Rottnest Island?

No, currently there is no car ferry from Fremantle (B-Shed) to Rottnest Island.

Are foot passengers allowed on the Fremantle (B-Shed) Rottnest Island ferry?

Yes, Fremantle (B-Shed) Rottnest Island ferries allow foot passengers. You can travel as a foot passenger from Fremantle (B-Shed) to Rottnest Island with Rottnest Express, Sealink Rottnest.

Fremantle (B-Shed) Rottnest Island Ferry Operator Schedules

  • Rottnest Express - 34 weekly sailings, 5 daily sailings

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Fremantle (B-Shed) - Rottnest Island Route summary
Departure Country Australia
Destination Country Australia
No. of Operators 2
Operators Rottnest Express & Sealink Rottnest
Average Price A$162*
Average Daily Sailings 5
Average Weekly Sailings 37
Average Sailing Duration 30m
First Ferry 07:30
Last Ferry 16:00
Distance 12 nautical miles

* Prices subject to change, pricing is taken from last 30 days, last updated 2023-08-01.

Most popular questions

  • How long is the ferry from Fremantle to Rottnest Island?

    The typical crossing time for ferries from Fremantle to Rottnest Island is approximately 30m. This is a rough guide for ferry duration as it can differ on type of ship and operator.
  • How much is the ferry from Fremantle to Rottnest Island?

    The average price of a ferry from Fremantle to Rottnest Island is approximately 130 €. The price is typically a bit higher during peak season. Price exclusive of booking fees.
  • Which ferry companies operate between Fremantle to Rottnest Island?

    Fremantle to Rottnest Island is operated by 2 ferry companies. The operators that provide this service are
    • Rottnest Express
    • Sealink Rottnest
  • How can I book ferry tickets from Fremantle to Rottnest Island?

    Ferries from Fremantle to Rottnest Island are available for booking through our deal finder, with live prices, timetables and operators.
  • Can you travel as a foot passenger on the ferry from Fremantle to Rottnest Island?

    Yes, you can currently travel as a foot passenger from Fremantle to Rottnest Island with
    • Rottnest Express
    • Sealink Rottnest
  • Can you take your car on the ferry from Fremantle to Rottnest Island?

    Yes, you can travel with a vehicle from Fremantle to Rottnest Island with
    • Sealink Rottnest
  • Can you bring pets on the ferry from Fremantle to Rottnest Island?

    No, pets currently are not allowed onboard this ferry service.
  • How far is Rottnest Island from Fremantle?

    The distance between Fremantle to Rottnest Island is approximately 12 nautical miles.

Fremantle to Rottnest Island Ferry Timetables

Timetables between 26/2/2024 and 3/3/2024


Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Rottnest Express 09:30 10:15 45 minutes Everyday
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