Western Express – Western Suburbs airport transfers

SkyBus is bringing fast, frequent and low cost airport transfers to Werribee and Tarneit. Enjoy award winning comfort and convenience as we jet you from Melbourne's West straight to Melbourne Tullamarine Airport.


Express to the west – available now!

SkyBus Western Express delivers regular, reliable airport transfers between Werribee and Tarneit and Melbourne Tullamarine Airport at an affordable, fixed fare.

Great Western Express features

  •   Free WiFi on board
  •   Fixed price fares
  •   Smartphone ticketing
  •   No excess baggage fees
  •  Express transfer service
  •   Regular daily departures
  •   Comfortable modern buses
  •   Connects with public transport
  •   Mobility enhanced fleet
  •   Award winning service
  •   Friendly & helpful staff

Where to buy tickets

There are a number of ways to purchase your Western Express tickets – you can purchase online, in person at our airport ticket booths, or from our drivers when you board the bus.

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 – no need to print.

Melbourne Tullamarine Airport

Buy from one of our friendly staff at our SkyBus ticket booths located throughout the airport. We have booths at every terminal, including one at T4 right where you board Western Express.

On board – Coming soon

With Western Express there's no need to book. When you're ready to travel you can simply turn up to your nearest stop, buy your ticket from your bus driver and go! Credit card only for onboard purchases.

SkyBus Western Express service

Fast, Frequent & Affordable

The Western Express travels direct from Melbourne’s Western suburbs to Melbourne Tullamarine Airport to provide you the fastest trip possible – approximately 40-50 minutes from Tarneit station and 60-80 from Werribee.

With hourly departures, increasing to every 30 minutes by the end of the year, the Western Express is the most frequent direct airport transfer available ensuring you can get to and from the airport when you need to travel.

Online fares from Tarneit are just $21 for the Adult One way and $38 for the Adult Return. With fixed fares, you avoid surge pricing, and we’ve also got a range of fares to cater for seniors and families.


Western Express stop at Tarneit Station

Western Express stops

SkyBus Western Express services Melbourne's West with convenient stops in the heart of Werribee and Tarneit Station. From Tarneit the Western Express jets you direct to Melbourne Tullamarine Airport with kerbside drop off right outside the terminal.

1 Werribee – Synott Street, near Werribee RSL
2 Tarneit – Bus bay 6, Tarneit Station

View stops


Thanks to Tarneit local Bob Tan for his amazing aerial images of the Tarneit train station, Werribee and the Tarneit sunrise on our homepage.