Melbourne airport, Australia, is well-known for its world class facilities. It combines the domestic and international terminals and catered to more than 20 million passengers in 2005 alone.
Each terminal provides a range of services and facilities, such as passenger lounges, showers, baby change rooms, internet access, ATMs and disabled services. A petrol station and car servicing centre are also located within the precinct, along with banking and currency exchange centres. There's even a Medical Centre and pharmacy.
If you're interested in some shopping while waiting for your Melbourne flight, you won't be disappointed. There are over 50 specialty retail stores at Melbourne Airport including fashion, books, duty free, souvenirs and gifts. To ensure that you don't go hungry, there are a number of cafés, bars and restaurants.
For those looking for nearby accommodation, there are three Melbourne airport hotels within a five minute walk of the terminals. However, there are also a number of transport options if your accommodation in Melbourne isn't so close.
Public transport choices at the airport in Melbourne include the Skybus Shuttle Bus service which runs at regular intervals to the city and major hotels, 24 hours a day, along with public buses and taxis.
It's a good idea to check the Melbourne weather forecast before you catch your flight as the weather in Melbourne can be quite different to that in other parts of Australia.