Melbourne International Airport (T2)

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.

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.


Check-in is located in the Departures area (Level 1).

Open from 3:30am to midnight.

Economy check-in for Qantas flights is available at counters 1 to 18.

Business and Qantas Club passenger check-in is available at counters 23 to 29.

Note: Check-in for Qantas International flights is 3 hours before departure.

First, Platinum, Chairmans Lounge and oneworld Emerald passengers may access the First Class Check-in Suite from the kerbside adjacent to the Business counters.

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 international flights (QF1-199), and other eligible connecting flights operated by oneworld, partner and codeshare airlines. Online Check-in opens 24 hours before your flight departure and closes 2 hours before international flight departures.

Body Scanners

Passenger screening at Melbourne International Airport includes the use of body scanners.

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 inside the International Arrivals hall. Open from 4am until the last flight departure.

Flight Status

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

Transfer between terminals

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

Lounge Information

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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$45 one way to the city centre.
Car rentals Visit our cars section to make a booking.
Valet Parking Available at Melbourne Domestic Terminal (T1), visit Valet Parking for current rates.

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Information is correct as of November 2014.
Times and prices quoted are a guide only.