Getting Here

Essendon Fields is exceptionally well connected to both the Melbourne CBD and Melbourne Airport.
CAR

15 minutes to Melbourne CBD 6 minutes to Melbourne Airport

TRAM

Direct access to and from Melbourne CBD in 40 minutes

FREE RAILLINK STATION SHUTTLE BUS

Operates daily, traveling to and from Essendon Fields and Essendon Station

ROUTE 477 BUS

PTV service operating 7 days per week to Essendon Station, Moonee Ponds and Broadmeadows

TRAIN

Direct access between Essendon Station and Melbourne CBD in 15 minutes

FREE AIRLINK AIRPORT SHUTTLE BUS

Free transfers for passengers between Melbourne Airport, Essendon Fields and Hyatt Place

CAR

15 minutes to Melbourne CBD 6 minutes to Melbourne Airport

TRAM

Direct access to and from Melbourne CBD in 40 minutes

FREE RAILLINK STATION SHUTTLE BUS

Operates daily, traveling to and from Essendon Fields and Essendon Station

ROUTE 477 BUS

PTV service operating 7 days per week to Essendon Station, Moonee Ponds and Broadmeadows

TRAIN

Direct access between Essendon Station and Melbourne CBD in 15 minutes

FREE AIRLINK AIRPORT SHUTTLE BUS

Free transfers for passengers between Melbourne Airport, Essendon Fields and Hyatt Place

For more information about each service, please click below…

There is ample parking and a variety of parking options on site at Essendon Fields for staff, visitors and customers. Permit Zone, 2 Hour, 90 Mins and 15 Mins, Pay and Display and long term parking opposite Essendon Fields Airport. View Hyatt Place Events Centre Parking Terms & Conditions here.

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE PARKING AREA MAP

Closest train station is Essendon. Less than 10 minutes’ drive accessible by Essendon Fields free staff shuttle bus or the Route 477 PTV bus

PLAN YOUR TRIP USING PTV’S JOURNEY PLANNER

Regular scheduled bus route operating 7 days per week between Broadmeadows and Moonee Ponds. Connects Essendon Fields (English Street) to Essendon Station in approx. 16 minutes via Mt Alexander Road, Keilor Road and Matthews Ave. Departs every 20 minutes during peak hour. There are two bus stops located on English Street, one on the EF Central side and one beside Linfox. Myki Cards are available from Fresh News in Essendon Fields Central.

CLICK HERE FOR BUS SCHEDULE AND MAP

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS SERVICE IS TEMPORARILY SUSPENDED DUE TO COVID-19. MORE DETAIL HERE

The EF Station Shuttle operates from Essendon Fields (pick up and drop off on English Street opposite EF Central) to Essendon Station (pick up and drop off from Russell St) weekdays departing every half hour between 7.15am – 9.30am and 4.15pm –6.30pm. It is free for any members of the public to use.

*No service on Victorian public holidays

VIEW OUR INTERACTIVE MAP AND TIMETABLE

Tram service 59 is a ten minute walk from the terminal via Bristol Street. Stop 56 (Airport West) is located on Matthews Ave / Earl Street. Departs every 8 minutes. Both stops accessible via Foot Bridge.

Myki Cards are available from Fresh News in Essendon Fields Central or the Hyatt Place Hotel, Essendon Fields.

PLAN YOUR TRIP USING PTV’S JOURNEY PLANNER

A taxi rank is located outside the main terminal. To arrange a taxi please phone 131 008 or advise check in-staff prior to departure.
For wheelchair accessible taxi please call (03) 9277 3877.

Average taxi fare from EF Airport to city centre – $39* (including tollway fees) or to Melbourne Airport (Tullamarine) – $21*

*Estimates based on the government’s standard fares.

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS SERVICE IS TEMPORARILY SUSPENDED DUE TO COVID-19. MORE DETAIL HERE

Operated by the Hyatt Place hotel and runs daily between Essendon Fields Airport and Melbourne Airport between 6.00am and 10.00pm. Fast, on demand service. Bookings Essential.

CLICK HERE FOR BOOKING DETAILS AND TO TRACK THE AIRLINK SHUTTLE

Essendon Fields may be contacted during business hours
(Monday to Friday) from 8.45am to 5.00pm.

EF AIRPORT TERMINAL ADDRESS:
  • 72 Hargrave Avenue, Essendon Fields, VIC, 3041
EF HQ:
  • Level 2, 7 English Street, Essendon Fields, VIC, 3041
  • (03) 9948 9400 askme@ef.com.au