On-site services include shops and tax free shopping for international travellers, lockers, ATMs, currency exchange, restaurants, bars, information and car rental desks and, for departing travellers, a refund booth to reclaim Goods and Services Tax (GST) on some goods. There is also parking, for a fee.
Three hotels are within a five-minute walk of airport terminals. Choose from the Parkroyal, Holiday Inn and Ibis budget.
T1 – Qantas domestic
T2 – International
T3 – Virgin Australia domestic
T4 – Jetstar and Regional Express Airlines (REX) domestic
The check in time for International departures is approximately 2.5 hours before the flight's scheduled departure. Check in time for domestic departures is 1 hour before the flight's scheduled departure. For more information please check with your airline.
To and from Tullamarine
Melbourne Airport is approximately 20 kilometres or 25 minutes northwest of the city and can be easily reached by car, taxi or bus.
- Car rental company booking desks are located at the airport.
- Taxis are readily available outside the terminals and a trip to the city will cost around AUD$60.
- Skybus provides direct airport bus service to the city and back again. Buses run 24 hours a day, seven days a week, every 10–15 minutes in the day and every 30–60 minutes at night. Buy Skybus tickets at the Airport or online. For bus services to other parts of Victoria, visit the Travellers Information Desk.