Melbourne Airport

Melbourne Airport Melbourne Airport, also known as Tullamarine Airport, is the primary airport serving the city of Melbourne, and the second busiest airport in Australia. It was opened in 1970 to replace the nearby Essendon Airport. Melbourne Airport is the sole international airport of the four airports serving the Melbourne metropolitan area. The Melbourne–Sydney air route is the fifth most-travelled passenger air route in the world[6] and the second busiest in the Asia Pacific region. The airport features direct flights to 33 destinations in all states and territories of Australia in addition to numerous destinations in Oceania, Asia, Africa, Europe and North America. Melbourne is the most common destination for the airports of five of Australia's seven other capital cities.N1 Melbourne serves as a major hub for Qantas and Virgin Australia, while Jetstar Airways and Tiger Airways Australia utilise the airport as home base. Melbourne is the busiest airport for international export freight as of August 2011, while second busiest for import freight. Domestically, Melbourne serves as headquarters for Australian air Express and Toll Priority and handles more domestic freight than any other airport in the nation.

Location: 23 km (14 mi) from the city centre

Airlines and destinations
Airlines Destinations Concourse
Air China Beijing-Capital, Shanghai-Pudong 2
Air New Zealand Auckland, Christchurch, Wellington
Seasonal: Dunedin, Queenstown
Air Vanuatu Seasonal: Port Vila 2
AirAsia X Kuala Lumpur 2
Cathay Pacific Hong Kong 2
China Eastern Airlines Shanghai-Pudong 2
China Southern Airlines Guangzhou 2
Emirates Auckland, Dubai, Kuala Lumpur, Singapore 2
Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi 2
Fiji Airways Nadi 2
Garuda Indonesia Denpasar, Jakarta-Soekarno-Hatta 2
Jetstar Airways Adelaide, Ballina, Brisbane, Cairns, Darwin, Gold Coast, Hamilton Island, Hobart, Launceston, Newcastle, Perth, Sunshine Coast, Sydney, Townsville 1
Jetstar Airways Auckland, Bangkok-Suvarnabhumi, Beijing-Capital, Christchurch, Denpasar, Honolulu, Queenstown, Singapore 2
Malaysia Airlines Kuala Lumpur 2
Philippine Airlines Manila 2
Qantas Adelaide, Alice Springs, Brisbane, Broome, Cairns, Canberra, Darwin, Hobart, Karratha, Perth, Port Hedland, Sydney 1
Qantas Dubai, Hong Kong, London-Heathrow, Los Angeles, Singapore
Seasonal: Queenstown
Qantas operated by Jetconnect Auckland, Wellington 2
Qantas operated by QantasLink Adelaide, Canberra, Devonport, Hobart, Launceston, Mildura 1
Qatar Airways Doha 2
Regional Express Airlines Albury, Burnie/Wynyard, King Island, Merimbula, Mildura, Mount Gambier, Wagga Wagga 3
Royal Brunei Airlines Bandar Seri Begawan 2
Sichuan Airlines Chengdu 2
Singapore Airlines Singapore 2
Thai Airways International Bangkok-Suvarnabhumi 2
Tiger Airways Australia Adelaide, Alice Springs, Brisbane, Cairns Gold Coast, Hobart, Mackay, Perth, Sunshine Coast, Sydney 4
United Airlines Los Angeles 2
Vietnam Airlines Ho Chi Minh City 2
Virgin Australia Adelaide, Brisbane, Cairns, Canberra, Coffs Harbour, Darwin, Gold Coast, Hamilton Island (begins 15 August 2013), Hobart, Launceston, Mildura, Newcastle, Perth, Sunshine Coast, Sydney 3
Virgin Australia Auckland, Christchurch, Denpasar, Los Angeles, Nadi
Seasonal: Dunedin
Virgin Australia Regional Airlines Kalgoorlie, Perth 3
*Source of information: Wikipedia.