Melbourne Airport

Airport Information for Melbourne

Minimum Connecting Time
  • International to international: 1 hour
  • International to domestic: 1 hour 30 minutes


Airport TransferCustoms Allowance
The airport bus service, SkyBus, operates every 10 minutes between the airport and the city.  
  • Alcohol: 2250 ml 
  • Cigarettes: 50
  • Tobacco products: 50 g


Airport FacilitiesAirport InformationCheck- in Information
  • Common terminal for domestic and international flights
  • ANZ Bank 
  • ATM
  • 24-hour medical facilities
  • 24-hour restaurant and bar
  • Locker service
  • Car rental facility
  • Melbourne Airport, or the Tullamarine, is 25 minutes from the Central Business District (CBD).
  • The airport has two runways and operates around the clock. 
  • Check-in counters open three hours before departure and close an hour before scheduled departure. 
  • Travellers requiring wheelchair assistance need to check in at least two hours before departure. 


Airport LoungeLocationCategorical AccessReservation detailFacilitiesPeriod of Access
Our business class passengers travelling through Melbourne Airport can enjoy facilities at the Air New Zealand Melbourne International Lounge. 
It is on the ground floor of Melbourne Airport international terminal. You can walk through the duty-free area towards the escalators to get to the lounge.
Passengers flying business class with Air India
  • Self-service buffet and drink stations
  • Barista
  • Toilets, shower, towels and hairdryer
  • Wi-Fi and power/USB charging stations near seats
  • Access to newspapers, magazines, and television
Travellers can spend up to two hours and 30 minutes in the lounge before their scheduled departure.