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 Departure locations

Rottnest Express currently departs from three conveniently located ferry terminals. Each has different benefits to offer - making it easier to select a departure point that suits your needs.

For detailed information regarding parking at our ferry terminals click here OR click Fremantle  or Perth to download printable maps.


B Shed Victoria Quay, Fremantle

For day-trippers and passengers living south of the Swan River, B Shed offers a convenient departure point for Rottnest Island.

  • Easy stroll from Fremantle train station and you’ll get to see the hustle and bustle of a working port in action.

  • Long term parking at B Shed is available however a limited number of bays are available. 

  • Fully licensed cafe 'The Express Lane' at B Shed Ferry Terminal for your convenience whilst you wait for your departing ferry.


B Shed Opening Hours:

Monday - Sunday: 6:45am - 5:15pm


Departure Location: B Shed, Victoria Quay, Fremantle WA 6160

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Northport Rous Head Harbour, North Fremantle

Northport is a well-guarded secret by local holiday makers who know that it offers a convenience like no other terminal. This ferry terminal is not accessible by public transport.

  • Over 400 secure car parking bays available within the ferry terminal grounds at a very reasonable daily rate

  • Convenience of driving right up to the terminal to drop off luggage and bikes before parking at the doorstep

  • Fully licensed kiosk so passengers can enjoy a refreshing drink or snack before departure. 


Northport Opening Hours:

Monday - Sunday: 7:30am - 5:00pm


Please do not ride bikes to the Northport ferry terminal as cycling is not allowed in Rous Head and there is no safe cycle lane or path. If you want to ride to a ferry terminal, please ride and/or catch the train to B Shed ferry terminal. Fremantle Port Authority


Departure Location: 1 Emma Place, Rous Head, North Fremantle WA 6159

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Barrack Street Jetty Elizabeth Quay, Perth

For tourists our daily morning departures from Barrack Street Jetty provide an added benefit - a picturesque cruise along the majestic Swan River with commentary from our experienced hosts. Sit back and enjoy the view as you travel to Fremantle for your departure to Rottnest.

  • Avoid peak hour traffic and arrive at Rottnest fresh and ready for the day ahead.

  • Barrack Street Jetty is a tourist information hub and our friendly staff are trained to assist you make the most of your visit to Rottnest and Perth.

  • No parking is available at Barrack St Jetty so we encourage passengers departing from here to take advantage of our free metropolitan hotel pickup service or public transport (closest train station is The Esplanade Station OR Blue Cat Bus Stop at Barrack Street Jetty).


Barrack Street Perth Opening Hours:

Monday - Sunday: 7.30am - 5:00pm


Departure Location: Pier 2, Barrack Street Jetty, Perth WA 6000

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