Melbourne City Express

Now operating between 5am and 11pm, 7 days a week.

Service update

Our Melbourne City Express service is operating between 5am and 11pm, 7 days a week.

We are taking every measure to ensure your safety and comfort.


Express airport transfers to Melbourne City

Sit back, relax and stay connected with free WiFi on the SkyBus express service between the city centre and Melbourne Airport (Tullamarine). With frequent departures, a bus is never far away.

Great Melbourne City Express features

  •   Free WiFi on board
  •   Fixed price fares
  •   Smartphone ticketing
  •   Friendly & helpful staff
  •   Connects with public transport
  •   Mobility enhanced fleet
  •   Regular daily departures
  •   Airport & City express service
  •   Comfortable modern buses

Where to buy tickets

There are a number of ways to purchase your Melbourne City Express tickets. You can purchase online, the SkyBus App, via our easy to use touch screen kiosks or in person at our ticket booths.

SkyBus App

The SkyBus App makes purchasing your SkyBus ticket even easier.

Tickets are saved to your Ticket Wallet for quick access. Check your remaining trips or view upcoming departures directly from the app.

Buy online

Buying online is a fast and convenient way to buy your SkyBus tickets.

After purchase you will receive an electronic ticket which you can show from your smart device to our driver when boarding – no need to print.

Southern Cross Station, Spencer Street Melbourne

Buy from our friendly staff in the SkyBus ticket booth located near the Bourke Street entry to Southern Cross Station (opposite Degani’s café). Or from one of our 6 conveniently located e-kiosks using card payment only.

Melbourne Tullamarine Airport

Buy from one of our friendly staff at our ticket booths outside each of the terminals.

You can also buy from one of our e-kiosks using card payments. Our e-kiosks are conveniently located kerbside and near our ticket booths.