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Address: 1 Emma Place | Rous Head, Fremantle, Western Australia 6959, Australia
Phone Number: 1300 467 688
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Rottnest Express has been serving the Island for 50 years now and knows it...

Rottnest Express has been serving the Island for 50 years now and knows it better than most. If you’re a visitor to Perth, Rottnest is the must see destination and we’d love to take you there. If you’re a local and haven’t been to Rotto for a while — it’s time to rediscover Rotto — it’s easier than you think.

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A worthwhile trip

If you plan to visit Perth, Rottnest Island is a must and you have to explore the island with bicycle to make it worthwhile. Hire a bike with Rottnest Express was one of the best... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
Amirah78
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Fremantle, Australia
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104 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

It's not cheap but it is really good value especially if you include the bike hire. You are just going to love the Quokkas, you know you are and I promise you will be able to get up close. There are three bike routes on the island depending on how long you want to spend but TAKE WATER with you.... More 

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Thank Panbrae
Perth, Australia
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18 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

These boats are ultra modem and take about 30 minutes to get to Rottnest. For an extra charge you can bring your bike over. You can have snacks or even alcohol ,

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Thank RAY925
Fremantle, Australia
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

If you plan to visit Perth, Rottnest Island is a must and you have to explore the island with bicycle to make it worthwhile. Hire a bike with Rottnest Express was one of the best decision I made. It was super great adventure.

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Thank Amirah78
Perth
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Quick trip over the water and then walk around past the lighthouse to the beach. Crystal blue water, lovely on a sunny day.

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Thank cgg305
Greater Melbourne, Australia
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The boat was very quick and very stable and had plenty of tv screens to keep you occupied if you didn't want to watch the ocean go by

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Thank mark19642015
Bath, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

If you have time when in Perth, a trip out to Rottnest is well worth it. Some lovely beaches, a quaint little town centre with restaurants and shops. Small enough to explore by bike and would make a nice short break. The Rottnest express itself is fine, punctual and reasonably comfortable.

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Thank MartUK60
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21 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This is an all day event. There is so much to do on this Island. The Rottnest Express is very professional and a smooth ride. The ferry was very comfortable and enclosed, so weather is not an issue.

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Thank Shutterbug2532
London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very efficient, it was a great experience, couldn't fault it :) Thank you Rottnest Experience I certainly recommend you!

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Thank Margaret G
Sydney, Australia
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164 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I booked tickets about two weeks before our trip day and they were already selling out. We took the 7.15 to Rottnest and the 4.55 back. The ferry is quite clean and has toilets and bar amenities on board. The service is quite orderly and well organised. But theybshouks put more boats on the way back in the afternoon. We... More 

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Thank spangle27
Bradford, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We booked return way from B Shed, Fremantle to Rottnest Island and then from Rottnest to Barrack Jetty. Booking through website is easy and straight forward, no hidden fee is charged. Ticket officer is friendly and helpful too. Ferry seating is comfy and clean. Not a bad experience on this!

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