Avalon Airport

Avalon Airport

Avalon AirportAvalon Airport, domestic and international passenger terminal is ideally located between Victoria's two biggest cities, Melbourne and Geelong.

Avalon Airport is Melbourne's second international airport connecting Melbourne, Geelong, the Bellarine and Great Ocean Road.


Jetstar has regular flights to Sydney, Adelaide and the Gold Coast.

Melbourne Sydney (5-6 times a day)
Melbourne Adelaide (4 times per week)
Melbourne The Gold Coast (daily)

Melbourne www.jetstar.com | Jetstar Airways


AirAsia flies between Avalon Airport and Kuala Lumpur. From Kuala Lumpur passengers can connect to 130 wonderful destinations across Asia, the US and the Middle East.

Melbourne www.airasia.com


Passengers could soon be flying direct to Vietnam with Vietjet poised to touch down at Avalon Airport with airport owners Linfox sign a Memorandum of Understanding with the Sovico Group, owners of airline Vietjet. The agreement sets out where the airport and Sovico can work together, including on freight, investment and future passenger flights.

Melbourne www.vietjetair.com


Flight check-In desks open 2 hours prior to departure and close 30 minutes before the flight is scheduled to leave. Check here for up-to-date arrival and departure times. Download the Avalon Airport Smartphone App for flight schedules and more.

Call 131 538 for more information about Jetstar flights.

Preparing to Fly

When to arrive: Check in opens three hours before the scheduled flight time. We recommend passengers arrive at least two hours prior to departure for international flights. Check in closes one hour before scheduled flight time. Please note that latecomers will not be able to board after this time.

When to arrive: We recommend passengers arrive at least one hour prior for domestic flights. The terminal is easy to navigate and we aim to minimise queues whenever possible, however the processing times can vary in peak periods.

Getting Here

Melbourne 25 minute drive to/from Geelong CBD on a toll-free road
Melbourne 45 minute drive to/from Melbourne CBD on a toll-free road
Melbourne 20 minute drive to/from Wyndham
Melbourne 45 minute drive to/from the Bellarine
Melbourne 35 minute drive to/from the start of the Great Ocean Road

To Melbourne by ROAD

Avalon Airport is located just 55 kilometres from the Melbourne CBD and is an easy, 45-minute, toll free drive from the CBD.
From Melbourne's CBD, cross over the Westgate Bridge and travel along the Princes Freeway towards Geelong. Take the Avalon turn-off (Beach Road).

Avalon is only 20 kilometres from Geelong's CBD. It's just a 25 minute journey when you travel along the Princes Freeway towards Melbourne for approximately 15 minutes and take the Avalon turn-off (Beach Road).

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To Geelong by ROAD

Avalon Airport is 20 kilometres from Geelong's CBD. Travel along the Princes Freeway towards Melbourne for approximately 15 minutes and take the Avalon turn-off (Beach Road).

Drive on Left Side of Road

In Australia, cars drive on the left side of the road.

Airport Parking

There is plenty of parking in a secure short term and long term car park right in front of the terminal (booking not required) | More... The airport car park is secured from midnight to 4am each day, but access is available by calling security on (03) 5227 9150.


Approximate taxi fare to Melbourne CBD is $125+ excluding phone booking fee or card service fees.

Melbourne 13CABS 132 227 | Book Online
Melbourne Silver Top Taxi 131 008 | Book Online
Melbourne Geelong Taxi Network 131 008 | Book Online
Melbourne Uber | Uber

Bus Transfers

Avalon Airport is serviced by two operators to and from Melbourne and Geelong.

Melbourne View Shuttle Bus Services


Lara Train Station is 7 kilometres from Avalon Airport but there are no connecting bus services. Hail a taxi at the airport to travel to Lara Station | Timetables

❊ Notice ❊

Venues and attractions have gone into lockdown as the state takes action to stop the spread of the deadly coronavirus (COVID-19).

Check with the administration (contact information below) before making plans.

Disclaimer: Details can change at any time. Check with the venue before making travel plans, buying tickets or proceeding ...

Coronavirus (COVID-19): Due to the outbreak of coronavirus disease, health authorities have advised that all non-essential, organised public gatherings of 100 or more people should be cancelled. ...

❊ Address & Contact ❊

Avalon Airport⊜ 80 Beach Road Lara | Map
80 Beach RoadLara
+61 3 5227 9100

❊ Web Links ❊

Avalon Airport 



V-Line (Rail) - www.vline.com.au


Private Car | To & From Avalon Airport


❊ Also See... ❊

Melbourne International Airport

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