Melbourne Domestic Airport (T1)

Airport Location

  • 20km (12.5 miles) from the city centre.


Qantas Flights

Qantas operates from 2 terminals in Melbourne

  • T1 - Qantas Domestic Terminal - Qantas flights QF400 and above and QantasLink operate from this terminal.
  • T2 - Melbourne International Terminal - Qantas International flights QF1 - QF399 and oneworld flights operate from this terminal.

Jetstar Flights

Jetstar domestic flights* into and out of Melbourne Tullamarine Airport now arrive and depart from Terminal 4.

Departure Information

Sales Desk/Ticket Counter

Located in the Departures area (Level 1). Open from 4:15am to 10:45pm daily.

Domestic and international ticketing facilities are available.


Faster, smarter check-in is available in Melbourne T1 for all passengers through the check-in Kiosks and Bag Drop. Customer Service agents will be on hand to offer assistance if needed.

Check-in is located in the Departures area (Level 1), and is open from 5am to 9pm.

Economy check-in for Qantas flights is available from any of the Check-in Kiosks. Passengers with baggage are then required to proceed to the bag drop counter.

Check-in for economy passengers with International connections is available from counters 37 and 38.

Business class check-in is also available via the Check-in Kiosks and from counters 33 and 34.

Qantas Club and oneworld Emerald passengers check-in is available from the Check-in Kiosks and from counters 35 to 36.

Group check-in is located at counters 41 and 42.

Check-in for Jetstar flights is available at counters 43 to 53 and operates from 4am to 9pm.

Passengers travelling with carry on baggage only, may proceed through security and check-in at the Service desks located near Gates 1 and 21.

Note: For Qantas codeshare flights, customers may need to check in with the operating carrier rather than with Qantas. Ask airport staff for more detail.

Online Check-in is available for Qantas and QantasLink Australian domestic bookings between 24 hours and 30 minutes before your flight departure.

Flight Status

View our real time Flight Status page for up-to-the-minute departure information.

Arrival Information


Baggage carousels are located in the Arrivals area (ground floor). Information monitors display flight carousel numbers.

Baggage Services has a counter located on the ground floor.

For Lost and Found enquiries if you left something on the aircraft

Phone: +61 (3) 8336 4100

Flight Status

View our real time Flight Status page for up-to-the-minute arrival information.

Transfer Information

You can walk between terminals by following the directional signs.
It takes approximately 5 minutes.

Lounge Information

Find out more about lounge features, operating hours and access to the Melbourne Qantas Club.

Transport Information

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Transport Details
Car parking The airport is approximately a 35 minutes drive from the city centre.

Visit the Melbourne Airport parking website for current airport parking rates.

Taxis Approximately A$50 one way to the city centre.
Car rentals Visit our cars section to make a booking.
Valet Parking Available at Melbourne Domestic Terminal, visit Valet Parking for current rates.

Book a flight to Melbourne or read our Melbourne Destination Guide.

* Domestic flights with a flight number between JQ1 and JQ399 will continue to operate from Terminal 2.

Information is correct as of September 2015, times and prices quoted are a guide only.