Service Update

As more planes take to the sky, we can't wait to welcome you back.

Some of our services are running a little differently until flights are back in full swing, so please always check our website for the latest information.

  • Our Melbourne City Express service is currently operating between 4:30am and midnight, on demand only. 
  • Our Hobart City Express service is currently operating to a limited timetable, meeting major scheduled flights.
  • Our Avalon Airport service is operating to meet major scheduled flights.
  • Our Brisbane City Express service is temporaily suspended, effective of Wednesday 11 August 2021.
  • Face masks are required to be worn on all SkyBus Melbourne services
  • Our other Melbourne Airport services remain temporarily disrupted.
  • Please be sure to check the border entry requirements for your destination's State prior to travelling as passes and/or declarations may be required.

Frequently Asked Questions

In response to recent extraordinary events, customers may have some questions about our services.

Timetables and services

We are thrilled to be welcoming passengers back on board. Some of our services are running a little differently until flights are back in full swing.

Passengers are advised to always check our website for the latest service and timetable information before planning their trip.

Services currently operating

Hobart City Express
Hobart Express is operating 7 days per week to meet major scheduled flights, view our timetable here. Tickets are available to purchase online, from our self-serve kiosks at Hobart Airport or from the driver using card payment only.

Melbourne City Express
Melbourne City Express is operating between 4:30am and midnight, on demand only. Passengers may be required to wait up to 15 minutes from boarding the bus to time of departure. Ticket purchases can be made via our self-serve kiosks at Melbourne Airport and Southern Cross Station using card payments only or via our website and app. Face masks are mandatory on all public transport in Victoria.

Avalon City Express
Avalon City Express is operating services to meet major scheduled flights. Please view our timetable before travelling. Face masks are mandatory on all public transport in Victoria.

Disrupted services

Brisbane City Express
Brisbane City Express is temporarily suspended from Wednesday 11 august 2021 due to the impact of ongoing border closures and travel restrictions on airport activity.

St Kilda Express, Southbank Docklands Express, Peninsula Express, Eastern Express & Western Express

The normal schedule for these additional Melbourne Airport services has been temporarily disrupted. Please contact us via phone 1300 759 287 or email info@skybus.com.au so we can tailor options to best suit your travel requirements.

Tickets

Our online sales channels for Hobart City, Melbourne City and Avalon City tickets are currently available. Sales for all other services remain temporarily disabled.

Passengers are advised to always check our website for the latest service and timetable information before planning their trip. 

If you have an event or flight cancelled, or simply no longer wish to travel with us, unfortunately we are unable to offer ticket refunds.

Enhanced hygiene measures for passenger safety and comfort

We care deeply about the safety, health and wellbeing of all of our people, passengers and community – and we have a number of measures in place to ensure our response to COVID-19 remains appropriate.

  • We actively monitor the health and wellbeing of our team members and respectfully promote strict hygiene and social distancing measures in our workplace.
  • Every SkyBus vehicle is routinely cleaned to the highest standard including daily enhanced infection control measures.
  • Where appropriate and possible, we provide passengers with opportunities to use hand sanitiser in waiting areas or at point of entering our vehicles.

We continue to work with our government partners and industry to ensure our behaviour remains consistent with official advice while continuing to deliver our world-class services.