Melbourne Airport Car Hire
Also known as Tullamarine airport locally, Melbourne airport is the second busiest airport in Australia, serving more than 32 million passengers every year. It is situated about 23km (14m) north of the city centre. It can be reached by the Tullamrine Freeway which takes about 25 minutes by car - you may need a CityLink pass for this road - or via the Western Ring Road. Melbourne airport is used by 25 international and 5 domestic airlines at the current time.
Where are the car hire desks at Melbourne Airport?
There are six rental car companies based at Melbourne airport. The car hire companies have information desks on the ground floor of the arrivals building close to the baggage reclaim for terminal 3. Their offices are located on the ground floor of the At Terminal T1,T2 T3 car park. Please have your paperwork ready when you arrive and check for any special instructions regarding the collection of your vehicle.
Where can I collect/drop off the car at Melbourne Airport?
The offices are located within At Terminal (1,2,3) car park which is located conveniently opposite the terminals. To return the car, follow the signs to the rental car drop off point, park your car in an appropriate slot before giving the keys back to the office.
Melbourne Airport Top Tips
Melbourne operates a toll system on some roads. Speak to your rental car company about CityLink tolling options when you collect your car.
Melbourne airport is huge so there is no shortage of choice when it comes to places to eat, or shops - should you need to buy that last minute present!