Perth
Rottnest Island
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Perth Rottnest Island Ferry

Typically 1 daily ferry runs between Perth (Barrack Street) to Rottnest Island. 2 operators sail this route Rottnest Express & Sealink Rottnest. Ferry timetables change seasonally, use our Deal Finder to get live pricing and availability for Perth (Barrack Street) Rottnest Island ferries.

Perth (Barrack Street) Rottnest Island Ferry Times

Perth (Barrack Street) Rottnest Island ferry sailings typically depart from Perth (Barrack Street) at around 08:45. The average sailing time is approximately 2h 0m.

Perth (Barrack Street) Rottnest Island Ferry Prices

Perth (Barrack Street) Rottnest Island ferry prices typically range between $71* and $269*. The average price is typically $166*. The cheapest Perth (Barrack Street) Rottnest Island ferry prices start from $47*. The average price for a foot passenger is $166*. The average price for a car is $538*.

Pricing will vary depending on number of passengers, vehicle type, route and sailing times. Pricing is taken from searches over last 30 days last updated 05 July, 2023.

How far is it from Perth (Barrack Street) to Rottnest Island?

The distance between Perth (Barrack Street) to Rottnest Island is approximately 21.9 miles (35.2km) or 19.0 nautical miles for the mariners!

Can I travel by car on the Perth (Barrack Street) Rottnest Island ferry?

No ferry operators currently do not allow cars to travel onboard between Perth (Barrack Street) and Rottnest Island.

Can I travel as a foot passenger from Perth (Barrack Street) to Rottnest Island?

Yes, foot passengers can travel with Rottnest Express, Sealink Rottnest between Perth (Barrack Street) and Rottnest Island.

Perth (Barrack Street) Rottnest Island Ferry Operator Schedules

  • Rottnest Express - 8 weekly sailings, 1 daily sailings

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Perth (Barrack Street) - Rottnest Island Route summary
Departure Country Australia
Destination Country Australia
No. of Operators 2
Operators Rottnest Express & Sealink Rottnest
Average Price $164*
Average Weekly Sailings 6
Average Sailing Duration 2h 0m
First Ferry 08:45
Distance 19 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 Perth to Rottnest Island?

    The typical crossing time for ferries from Perth to Rottnest Island is approximately 1h 30m. However, please keep in mind that sailing duration might change depending on what season you choose to travel.
  • How much is the ferry from Perth to Rottnest Island?

    The average price of a ferry from Perth to Rottnest Island is approximately $165. However, please remember that the price of a ferry from Perth to Rottnest Island can differ depending on the season. Price exclusive of booking fees.
  • Which ferry companies operate between Perth to Rottnest Island?

    There are currently 2 popular ferry operators travelling from Perth to Rottnest Island. The following operators that provide this service are
    • Rottnest Express
    • Sealink Rottnest
  • How can I book ferry tickets from Perth to Rottnest Island?

    Ferries from Perth to Rottnest Island are available for booking through our deal finder. Please also visit our offers page to stay updated with all the latest ferry offers on this route.
  • Can you travel as a foot passenger on the ferry from Perth to Rottnest Island?

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

    No, only foot passengers can travel on the ferry.
  • Can you bring pets on the ferry from Perth to Rottnest Island?

    Unfortunately, pets are not permitted onboard this ferry service so please look for alternative routes which accommodate pets.
  • How far is Rottnest Island from Perth?

    Perth to Rottnest Island is approximately 18 nautical miles distance apart.

Perth to Rottnest Island Ferry Timetables

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


Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Rottnest Express 08:45 10:15 1 hour 30 minutes Everyday
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