British Airways has regular flights to Melbourne. Flights land at Melbourne Airport, 15.5 miles north-west of Melbourne city centre. Hop on a shuttle bus after Melbourne-bound flights, then ride a Melbourne tram to the riverside Southbank and Southgate arts precinct. Browse the shops and choose one of Melbourne's acclaimed fine-dining restaurants here for the evening. Then settle into a cosy laneway bar to get a feel for Melbourne's up-to-the-minute atmosphere and smart design aesthetic.
Catch a Skybus Shuttle bus after your flights to Melbourne and you'll be at the Southern Cross train station in just 20 minutes. Stretch your legs after Melbourne flights with a walk down Bourke Street or Collins Street to Melbourne's shops. Or jump on a train or tram to your destination in Melbourne. Grab a taxi outside Flight Arrivals at Melbourne Airport.
Follow lanes, arcades and backstreets in Melbourne's city centre after your flight and discover Melbourne's hip boutiques and tucked-away bars. Start at Degraves Street's outdoor cafes and dip into Melbourne's quirky clothes shops and accessories stores. Find your way to Federation Square to get an insider view of Australian art at NGV Australia gallery or take a relaxing boat cruise on Melbourne's Yarra River. Buy local fashions at designer stores on Little Collins Street to take home on your flight from Melbourne. Before catching your return flight, leave room in your suitcase for luxury soaps and beauty products handmade in Melbourne, along with fashionable jewellery and trendy urban gear.