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Getting to Melbourne

Melbourne is a compact city that is easy to get to and navigate on foot or by our many transport options. Only 25 minutes from Melbourne’s international airport, your short trip into the city centre is quick and easy with options ranging from our dedicated Skybus to individual passenger services. The airport accommodates a vast airline network with many direct flights and 24/7 operations and services, offering maximum flexibility for delegates.

Once in the city, you’ll come to appreciate Melbourne’s grid layout which makes it one of the most convenient cities in the world to navigate. All amenities are within walking distance, making it ideal to explore the city on foot. 

Travel by Air

Melbourne Airport is serviced by around 30 international airlines, and is just a 25 minute drive from the city. Fly direct to Melbourne from London in 21.5 hours, or from North America with fly time between 15 (ex Los Angeles) and 20 hours (ex New York/Toronto). From New Zealand, fly direct (ex Auckland) in approximately 3.5 hours.

Travel by Train

Southern Cross Station is serviced by Melbourne's metropolitan trains and is the terminus for regional V/Line trains and interstate services. Several metropolitan, regional and interstate bus services operate from the station, including the Skybus service to and from Melbourne (Tullamarine) Airport.