Eastern Express Timetable

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SkyBus Eastern Express operates seven days a week, 365 days of the year.

Service now available!


Buses run directly between Melbourne Tullamarine Airport (MEL) and Melbourne’s eastern suburbs.

Eastern suburbs to Airport

Travel time from Croydon Station to airport is approx. 90 minutes.
Weekday timetable
04:30 05:30 06:30 08:00 09:30 11:00 12:30 14:00 15:30 17:00 18:00
Weekend and public holiday timetable
06:45 08:30 10:15 Midday 13:45 15:30 17:15

Airport to eastern suburbs

Weekday timetable
06:30 07:30 08:30 10:00 11:30 13:00 14:30 16:00 17:30 18:45 19:45
Weekend and public holiday timetable
08:45 10:30 12:15 14:00 15:45 17:30 19:15

Upcoming public holidays

The SkyBus Eastern Express service runs every day of the year, including public holidays. Where Victorian public holidays fall on a weekday, the service operates on the weekend timetable.

  • 5 November 2019 – Melbourne Cup
  • 25 December 2019 – Christmas Day
  • 26 December 2019 – Boxing Day
  • 1 January 2020 – New Years Day
  • 27 January 2020 – Australia Day holiday