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How to book your Australia ferry

Booking an Australia ferry couldn't be easier with AFerry. You can either use the booking form at the top of the page. Or, if you see a price you like below, just select the number of passengers and click go.

More About Australia

Australia is a country made of many different cultures and traditions. The Australian aborigines had been living there for 40,000 years before the first British settlement in the late 18th century. A third of Australia is a desert. There are 40 million kangaroos and 20 million people of which 80% live on the coast.

Australia is home to many adventure activities, including water sports, bungy jumping, skydiving and snorkelling to name a few.

Australia travel guide

Australia is the largest country in Oceania and it's known for its touristic, historic and cultural attractions.

Despite being a relatively young country, Australia has a rich and fascinating history, coming from both Aborigine and European heritage. A visit to any Australian city shows what a culturally diverse and fascinating place the country has become.

Travelling in Australia

Searoad Ferries provides service at the Port Phillip Bay and Rottnest Express Ferries operates from the West Coast to Rottnest Island. They can be booked through AFerry.

Things to see in Australia

Australia is the perfect place to have an adventure, with its vast distances and breath-taking views. For example, the monolith Uluṟu in the Red Centre, the Kings Canyon or the spectacular coastline: more than 1,200 miles Great Barrier Reef in the Queensland coast. Discover the diving treasures of Heron and Lizard Islands and don't miss the opportunity to visit Rottnest Island and Kangaroo Island with their beautiful beaches and all the entertainment that the islands offer!

Of course is worth highlighting cities like Sydney and its famous Opera House or the capital Canberra where you'll find the National Gallery and The National Museum of Australia.

The long list of things to visit and do in Australia includes bungy jumping, scuba diving, snorkeling, horse trekking, health and beauty spas, fishing and much more. offers the best way to find the cheapest ferry routes around Australia with our easy to use booking form.


  • 04 Apr 2014
    Back packing around Australia - Would definitely use again
    • The booking process was really easy, and when we got to the port in Lucky Bay the check-in was just as swift. The journey itself was lovely, with some beautiful views. We had a good crossing and would definitely use again.

      Review by Becky

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Australia Popular Questions

Want to know more about your journey to Australia? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

Which ferries go to Australia?

Ferries to Australia are operated by Fantasea Cruising Magnetic, Rottnest Express Ferries, Sealink and Spirit of Tasmania.

Where can I get a ferry to in Australia?

With AFerry you can book a ferry to B Shed, Barrack St, Northport, Rottnest Island and Townsville to name a few.

How long is the ferry to Australia?

It depends where and when you travel. The quickest crossing to Australia is Rottnest Island - B Shed with Rottnest Express Ferries and takes 30 min, while the longest crossing is Devonport - Melbourne with Spirit of Tasmania and can take up to 10 hrs 30 min.