Hillarys
Rottnest Island
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Hillarys Rottnest Island Ferry

The ferry from Hillarys to Rottnest Island typically sails 2 times daily and up to 19 times weekly. The Hillarys to Rottnest Island ferry is operated by Rottnest Fast Ferries. Hillarys Rottnest Island Ferry timetables change seasonally, use our Deal Finder to get tickets, pricing, schedules and availability.

Hillarys Rottnest Island Ferry Times

The earliest Hillarys Rottnest Island ferry typically departs Hillarys at about 07:30. The average sailing time of a ferry from Hillarys to Rottnest Island is approximately 45m and the fastest sailing time is approximately 45m.

Hillarys to Rottnest Island Ferry Prices

Ferry prices for a ferry from Hillarys to Rottnest Island typically range between $92* and $361*. On average the Hillarys Rottnest Island ferry is $221*. The cheapest Hillarys Rottnest Island ferry prices start from $61*. The average price for a foot passenger is $221*. The average price for a Heysham Douglas car ferry is $690*.

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 Hillarys?

The distance between Hillarys and Rottnest Island is approximately 14.5 miles (23.4km), or 12.6 nautical miles.

Is there a car ferry from Hillarys to Rottnest Island?

No, currently there is no car ferry from Hillarys to Rottnest Island.

Are foot passengers allowed on the Hillarys Rottnest Island ferry?

Yes, Hillarys Rottnest Island ferries allow foot passengers. You can travel as a foot passenger from Hillarys to Rottnest Island with Rottnest Fast Ferries.

Hillarys Rottnest Island Ferry Operator Schedules

  • Rottnest Fast Ferries - 19 weekly sailings, 2 daily sailings

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Hillarys - Rottnest Island Route summary
Departure Country Australia
Destination Country Australia
No. of Operators 1
Operators Rottnest Fast Ferries
Average Price A$225*
Average Daily Sailings 3
Average Weekly Sailings 21
Average Sailing Duration 45m
First Ferry 07:30
Last Ferry 18:00
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 Hillarys to Rottnest Island?

    The typical crossing time for ferries from Hillarys to Rottnest Island is approximately 45m. This is a rough guide for ferry duration as it can differ on type of ship and operator.
  • How much is the ferry from Hillarys to Rottnest Island?

    The average price of a ferry from Hillarys to Rottnest Island is approximately 131 €. The price is typically a bit higher during peak season. Price exclusive of booking fees.
  • Which ferry companies operate between Hillarys to Rottnest Island?

    There is 1 ferry operator for Hillarys to Rottnest Island and this is
    • Rottnest Fast Ferries
  • How can I book ferry tickets from Hillarys to Rottnest Island?

    Ferries from Hillarys 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 Hillarys to Rottnest Island?

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

    No, cars are not allowed on this ferry route.
  • Can you bring pets on the ferry from Hillarys to Rottnest Island?

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

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

Hillarys to Rottnest Island Ferry Timetables

Timetables between 8/4/2024 and 14/4/2024


Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Rottnest Fast Ferries 07:30 08:15 45 minutes Everyday
Rottnest Fast Ferries 10:00 10:45 45 minutes Everyday
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