Arriving in Melbourne

Book your flights to Melbourne with Etihad Airways and enjoy this destination where outdoor living and excellent shopping form a busy yet relaxed destination. There’s plenty of culture in Melbourne alongside modern art and performance.

Plan Your Melbourne Holiday

There is certainly plenty to see and do when you travel to Melbourne, as well as the chance to sit back and relax. Just outside the city is the Phillip Island Penguin Parade, an afternoon attraction where you can see penguins walk down to the beach and even walk amongst them. Nature is never far away in this green city.

Melbourne’s summer runs from December to February, when temperatures rise and the city is warm. Melbourne can also be enjoyed in the spring and autumn, as leaves on the park trees change colour beautifully. Reserve your tickets to Melbourne with the weather in mind, as swimming in the sea is best in the summer. Finding cheap hotels in Melbourne will not be a problem, due to the many types of accommodation on offer in the city and suburbs. Flight deals to Melbourne are available throughout the year, so be sure to check our Deals section before confirming your holiday.

Flying from Thessaloniki

Book your flights from Thessaloniki with Etihad Airways to hundreds of worldwide destinations and experience exceptional service from a world leading and award winning airline.

Major Airports in Thessaloniki

The main airport for the city is Macedonia Airport, also known as Thessaloniki International Airport (SKG). It is situated 9 miles south east of the city centre, its one large terminal building, split into two floors, serves over 4 million people a year. The airport has excellent facilities including ATM, foreign exchange, and even postal services.

Airport Transportation in Thessaloniki

There is a regular public bus service to Macedonia Airport, take service 78 or 79 from the city centre bus station. However, the route is not direct and you will need to allow a journey time of at least 30 minutes and check the timetable before taking the bus to Macedonia airport. Most hotels operate a pre-booked shuttle bus to Macedonia Airport.

At time of writing, there is no train to Macedonia Airport. The public bus does stop at the railway station. A taxi to Macedonia Airport is probably the most convenient and reliable method of transport, we advise that you pre-book and agree terms before taking a taxi to Macedonia Airport.

Choose Etihad Airways, the National Airline of the United Arab Emirates, for flights from Thessaloniki to Melbourne on which you will be travelling in comfort and style. 

Etihad Offices in Greece

Athens, Greece
3-5 Kolokotroni & Voulis St.
5th Floor, GR 105 62
(+30210) 3241010
09:00 - 17:00
"El. Venizelos" Athens Intl. Airport, Athens, Greece
Athens Intl. Airport
MTB Office 3/M09
Spata Attiki 190 19
(+30210) 3533994
09:00 - 17:00 (Daily)

Etihad Offices in Australia

Sydney, Australia
Level 36
Aurora Place
88 Phillip St, NSW 2000
1300 532 215
sydtkt@etihad.ae
Monday - Friday 0900 - 1700 / Closed Saturday/Sunday & Public Holidays
Brisbane, Australia
Under Road Offices, Level 1
Brisbane International Terminal
Brisbane Airport QLD 4007
1300 532 215
bnetkt@etihad.ae
Mon-Fri 09:00am?? 17:00pm / Sat, Sun & public holidays - Closed
Melbourne, Australia
Level 25
140 William Street
VIC 3000
1300 532 215
meltkt@etihad.ae
Monday - Friday 0900 - 1700 / Closed Saturday/Sunday/Public Holidays