Avalon AirAsia Express

Launch celebration
Discounted fares starting at just $19.50 One way between 13 December - 2 February 2019.

See below for details

SkyBus meets every AirAsia flight arriving and departing Melbourne Avalon Airport.

Updated Avalon timetable – Commencing Sunday 16 December View timetable

AirAsia has arrived at Avalon Airport

SkyBus operates daily services to and from Avalon Airport, meeting with all AirAsia flights. SkyBus has added almost 4,500 new Avalon services per year. The journey time takes approximately 50 minutes to the city and passengers can enjoy the benefit of our free on board WiFi.

Fast, affordable, comfortable and meets all AirAsia flights

Avalon AirAsia Express is your fast and affordable connection to Melbourne City and Werribee. SkyBus fares are less than a quarter the cost of a taxi and include free transfers to city hotels with SkyBus Link, our city hotel shuttle.

Great Avalon AirAsia Express features

  •   Free WiFi on board
  •   Fixed price fares
  •   Free city hotel shuttle
  •   Smartphone ticketing
  •   Friendly & helpful staff
  •   Connects with public transport
  •   Meets all major flights
  •   Comfortable modern buses
  •   Regular daily departures
  •   Award winning service
  •   No excess baggage fees

Where to buy tickets

You can purchase your Avalon AirAsia Express ticket online, via our easy to use touch screen kiosks or in person at our ticket booths. Our friendly staff at Avalon Airport and Southern Cross Station are always happy to help.

To celebrate the arrival of AirAsia we're offering discount fares to AirAsia passengers who purchase in person.
See below for details.

Buy online

Buying online is the fastest and most convenient way to buy your SkyBus tickets.

After purchasing you will receive an electronic ticket which you can show from your smart device to our driver at time of boarding. You'll always have your ticket with you.

Melbourne City

Buy from our friendly staff in the SkyBus ticket booth at Southern Cross Station.

Located near the Bourke Street entry on Spencer Street (opposite Degani’s café) our SkyBus hub also offer 6 conveniently located e-kiosks for fast credit card purchases.

Avalon Airport

Buy from our our ticket counter within the Domestic terminal or our new kerbside booth.

You can also buy from one of our two e-kiosks conveniently located within the Domestic baggage claim area and near our ticket counter (card payments only).

Free city hotel transfers with SkyBus Link

Complimentary with your SkyBus Avalon AirAsia Express ticket, SkyBus Link is your transfer service between Southern Cross Station and accommodation in Melbourne’s city centre. Operating two routes with 12 convenient stops, SkyBus Link helps you jet to your destination fast. SkyBus Link operates on weekdays 06:00 – 20:30 and on weekends 07:30 – 16:45.

SkyBus Link


SkyBus ticket offers for AirAsia passengers

Discount travel offer – 13 December 2018 to 2 February 2019

Air Asia passengers can enjoy special discounts when travelling with SkyBus, just $19.50 One way and $37 Return. Simply present your AirAsia boarding pass or flight itinerary to the SkyBus staff at Southern Cross Station or Avalon Airport to receive a discount on your ticket purchase.

  • Offer valid from 13 December 2018 - 2 February 2019
  • Discount only valid for walk up purchases from SkyBus ticket counters, not valid online or from self-serve kiosks
  • Discount available on full price Adult and Family tickets, not available in conjunction with any other offers.
  • Discount available on SkyBus Avalon AirAsia Express and Avalon City Express service only.