Buy Melbourne City Express tickets

Save with our Return fares – only $16 each way!


The Melbourne City Express operates between 4:30 - midnight, 7 days per week. Please check the timetable prior to purchase.

Purchasing information

  • Tickets are valid for three months from date of purchase unless otherwise indicated.
  • Tickets must be presented at the time of travel. You can either print your online ticket or present it on your smartphone.
  • Prices include airport access, road tolls and Australian Goods & Services Tax.
  • All currency is in Australian dollars.
  • Children travelling under child fare tickets must be 4 – 16 years of age.
  • Child tickets must be purchased with one or more adult or senior tickets.
  • Senior fares require the presentation of a valid, Australian state issued Seniors card.

Melbourne City Express

  • The One way ticket includes travel on the SkyBus Express Service between Melbourne Airport and Southern Cross Station. The ticket may be used for a single journey in either direction.

  • The Return ticket includes two SkyBus Express Service trips to complete your journey with the convenience of a single ticket.