Group Travel with Rottnest Express

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About Rottnest Express

Rottnest Express is the largest, fastest and most experienced ferry operator servicing Rottnest Island. Operating daily, year-round services from Perth and Fremantle, Rottnest Express has the dominant share of the Rottnest Island market. Rottnest Express is a Journey Beyond Experience. Journey Beyond is a newly established national business focused on bringing
Australia’s most iconic experiences to life. The organisation is Australian-owned, has a growing national footprint and is fast positioning itself as one of the largest experiential tourism businesses in the country.

Rottnest Express has endless opportunities for corporate, social, and special interest groups to take their events to the island and we are here to help. Rottnest Express has a dedicated groups specialist on hand as a point of contact to tailor your trip to your needs, with the ability to offer discounted fares and tour options for groups of all sizes.  

School & Educational Travel

With its rich Aboriginal history, heritage, colonial buildings, birdlife, and terrestrial environment, Rottnest Island is the perfect location for your next school excursion.

Whether it’s a day trip or extended stay – Rottnest Express is here to help you tailor an itinerary to best suit your student’s requirements and ensure your group has an excursion to remember.

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Corporate & Special Interest Groups

Looking for something a little different for your next corporate event? Whether it’s a meeting, business launch or team-building incentive, take the stress out of organizing your next group outing with special group ferry rates and the help from our group specialists to assist you in planning your trip Rottnest Island.

We can help coordinate all your transport, accommodation and catering requirements, with corporate venues of all sizes so enquire with our friendly team today!

Our Fleet

Designed for Speed & Comfort

The crossing from Fremantle to Rottnest is renowned for being one of the roughest in the southern hemisphere. The Rottnest Express fleet of four high speed, ocean-going ferries “Star Flyte Express”, “Eagle Express”, “Sea Eagle Express” and “Voyager” have been specifically designed and built in Western Australia to counter these conditions and today are known for their smooth, fast and safe crossings in any conditions.

The fleet has undergone extensive refurbishment. All are equipped with modern interiors, new toilet sullage systems, new customer facilities, fully licensed bars and have an impressive new exterior making them the most luxurious ferry to travel to Rottnest Island. We are confident to say that our fleet of ferries are “World’s Best Practice”, and are completely compliant in respect to survey, safety and local authority requirements.


Why book your group with Rottnest Express?

Rottnest Express has three convenient locations, a daily morning departure from Barrack St Terminal, Elizabeth Quay in Perth, B Shed Ferry Terminal which offers a number of departures every day and is just a 10-minute walk from Fremantle train station and the centre of Fremantle and our Northport Ferry Terminal offers a large, secure car park.

Day packages allow your group to experience Rottnest Island for all it has to offer at an affordable price. Top of your ferry trip with bike and snorkel hire, adventure boat tours and island bus tours. Our dedicated groups team will help you create a schedule for your day or overnight trip to the island, with a range of fully-guided or self-guided options. Tailoring the package and inclusions to suit your individual needs and requirements. Set discounts are available to larger groups, making this an affordable way to see Rottnest Island.

Sales & Marketing Manager | Carly Wharton 

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