The most economical way to transfer to the city centre from the airport is by Skybus. A one-way ticket is $17; round-trip is $28. The bus departs very frequently 7 days a week, 24 hours a day and arrives at Southern Cross rail and bus station.
Once in the city visitors can purchase a Myki card to gain access to public transportation; Myki is the only accepted pass on trams, trains, and buses. Public Transport Victoria offers an online journey planner to help navigate from departure to arrival points throughout the city and the immediate region.