Fremantle travel guide

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You're Going to Love Fremantle

With a population of 7,209, Fremantle is a must-see destination in Western Australia, Australia. It is one of the most popular cities to visit in the country. We recommend you stay at least 24 days in order to fully appreciate everything Fremantle has to offer.

Where to Eat in Fremantle

If you’re looking for affordable options, Strange Company (5 Nairn St) and The Monk Craft Brewery Kitchen (33 South Tce) are great picks.

When to visit Fremantle

Fremantle in July
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Fremantle in July
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Fremantle in February, when the average temperature is 73.4 °F, and the highest can go up to 82.4 °F. The coldest month, on the other hand, is July, when it can get as cold as 50 °F, with an average temperature of 55.4 °F. You’re likely to see more rain in June, when precipitation is around 6.3″. In contrast, January is usually the driest month of the year in Fremantle, with an average rainfall of 0″.

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How to Get to Fremantle


Although Fremantle doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Perth (PER), which is located 15 miles from Fremantle. The shortest flight to Fremantle from the United States departs from San Francisco and takes around 26h 40m.


Another option to get to Fremantle is to pick up a car rental from Perth, which is about 10 miles from Fremantle. You’ll find branches of Sixt and Budget, among others, in Perth.

Airports near Fremantle

Airlines serving Fremantle

United Airlines
Good (2,837 reviews)
Good (2,146 reviews)
American Airlines
Good (4,380 reviews)
Good (348 reviews)
Air France
Good (395 reviews)
British Airways
Good (1,412 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (1,323 reviews)
Good (454 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (1,202 reviews)
Excellent (955 reviews)
Good (915 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (1,406 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (307 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (320 reviews)
Good (694 reviews)
LATAM Airlines
Good (773 reviews)
Alaska Airlines
Excellent (2,606 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
Good (438 reviews)
Ethiopian Air
Good (147 reviews)
Good (340 reviews)
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Where to stay in Fremantle

Average rates range from around $223 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to $207 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Fremantle

Most booked hotels in Fremantle

Hotel Rottnest
Excellent (8.9, 90 reviews)
Pier 21 Apartment Hotel Fremantle
Excellent (8.4, 1388 reviews)
Fremantle Prison Yha
Excellent (8.1, 637 reviews)
Esplanade Hotel Fremantle - by Rydges
Good (7.9, 6017 reviews)
Rottnest Island Authority
Good (7.7, 642 reviews)
Australia Hotel Fremantle
Good (7.6, 273 reviews)
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Renting a car in Fremantle

Renting a car in Fremantle costs $53 per day, on average, or $1,268 if you want to rent if for 24 days.

It’s generally cheaper to rent your vehicle outside the airport: locations in the city are around 47% cheaper than airport locations in Fremantle.

Expect to pay $4.32 per gallon in Fremantle (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between $51.78 and $69.05. Compact (Hyundai Accent or similar) is the most popular car type to rent in Fremantle, while also 91% cheaper than other types, on average.