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“Good timing”
Review of SkyBus

Ranked #3 of 78 Transportation in Melbourne
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Owner description: SkyBus has provided transfers to and from Melbourne Airport for over 40 years. SkyBus City Express service operates 24 hours, seven days a week, including public holidays leaving at least every ten minutes during the day. SkyBus meets every flight at Avalon Airport and our Southbank Docklands Express and St Kilda Express services operate 365 days a year while the SkyBus Frankston service operates everyday except Christmas to ensure you can always get to your destination with SkyBus. SkyBus now operates on the Gold Coast. SkyBus operates frequent services from Gold Coast Airport providing passengers convenient and affordable transfers between the Airport and over 500 hotels & all the major theme parks throughout the Gold Coast. Start your Gold Coast experience off right, by hopping on one of our air conditioned buses from curb side directly outside the domestic terminal doors ready to take you right to your hotel door.
Useful Information: Wheelchair access
Reviewed 2 May 2018

I have travelled through melbourne many times over the years, and experienced the early days of the airport shuttle which was not the easiest but that was all there was apart from taxi's which i did revert to on occasions when time was short. Then Skybus came along which was definitely better but now with all the upgrades SkyBus has done, it is now the best airport service i have come across apart from Japan of course. It's a very polished service, professional and pretty much on time. Congratulations SkyBus you've done Melbourne well

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank robertgO9231ED
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"southern cross station"
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"melbourne airport"
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"sky bus"
in 428 reviews
"free wifi"
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"return ticket"
in 140 reviews
"your luggage"
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"efficient service"
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"hotel transfer"
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"much cheaper than a taxi"
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"free transfer"
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"smaller bus"
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"easy transport"
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"spencer street station"
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"frequent service"
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"st kilda"
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"city centre"
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

This is the best way to travel between Merlbourne Airport and the City centre. The route is quick (except at rush hour but even then, generally not too bad). The buses are all immaculately clean, free wifi and freindly, helpful staff. Very good value for money ($38 AUD return).

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Nick P
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

Used this service lots of times, we book online before we leave and is always a quick and stress free trip to the airport. Staff always friendly and buses very clean and comfortable. Also free wi-fi.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Garry L
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Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

I think this is a wonderful serice out to the airport. Plenty of buses running all the time and free wifi whats not to love about that.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Lisa V
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

The first time I used this service was average and on the way home they did not have a copy of my having paid for it so I took the 901 airport bus instead. The second trip I used the bus, the people at Southern Cross were quite horrid and bossy and did not help with my bags.

The way home from the airport was pleasantly surprising as this time I had my ticket to use the bus and got on it without a hassle and the person helped me with my bag (which was surprising due to the awful experience at Southern Cross).

By far the best way to get to the airport as it is the cheapest way to get there. I also thought it was good they said the details about the arrival to Southern Cross in a few different languages.

Beware depending on staff, they may be rude or really helpful.

They need signs as to where to go in Southern Cross getting out of the bus and also need to put not their website about self service terminals, as the first time I went there I expected staff. Last but not least hold on to the ticket as it appears they don't have copies of who has booked (then you lose your money - not pleased!).

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank ellew500
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