Melbourne Airport FAQ.

Melbourne international and domestic airport is located approximately 30 minute drive (25km) from Melbourne CBD.


Melbourne Sky Bus operates a return express airport shuttle service 24/7, including all public holidays, from Melbourne Airport (Tullamarine) to either Melbourne CBD Southern Cross Station or to 5 stops within the Docklands and Southbank precincts. Tickets are available to purchase online, or via the ticketing booths at either Melbourne Airport or Southern Cross Station. There is free wifi available on the airport shuttle.

For details on their departure times, check pick up/departure locations, or to book tickets please visit the Sky Bus website here;


Sky Bus also operate a free city hotel shuttle from a variety of hotels in Melbourne between 06:00 – 22:30 weekdays and 06:00 – 19:00 on weekends. For more information about the Free city hotel shuttle please visit their website here;


Taxi ranks are conveniently located across each terminal at Melbourne airport. A trip from Melbourne airport to Melbourne CBD will cost approximately $65-$62 AUD one way (traffic dependent). Estimate your fare here. 

Uber is regularly available within Melbourne. Uber drivers pick up travellers from two locations at Melbourne Airport, for Qantas, International and Virgin Australia passengers, the ride-share pick up zone is lane 1 of the forecourt. For Jetstar, TigerAir, Rex or AirNorth passengers, the pick up zone is level 2 inside the T4 Ground Transport Hub. For more information see the Melbourne Airport website here;