Take off to the Airshow


The Australian International Airshow is on again from 3 March until 5 March 2017 at Avalon Airport. Held every two years, it’s an event not to be missed. 

We're running extra services to and from Melbourne and Geelong to Lara, and shuttle bus services between Lara and the Airshow, so you can leave the car at home. 

Save time and money by purchasing your Airshow Express public transport ticket

If you're travelling from Melbourne or Geelong and buy your public transport ticket before Friday 24 February 2017, you'll save more than 25 per cent. The Airshow Express ticket includes:

  • travel to and from Southern Cross Station on metropolitan trains, trams and buses
  • travel on Geelong local buses (within Zone 4)
  • travel to Lara Station from Melbourne or Geelong (return)
  • a shuttle bus between Lara Station and the airshow (return).

Entry to the Airshow is not included with the ticket.

Travelling to/from Discounted Airshow Express ticket prices (purchased between 9 January and 24 February) Airshow Express ticket prices (purchased between 25 February and 5 March)
Melbourne (Zones 1+2) Full fare $10 / Concession $5 / Family $20 Full fare $15 / Concession $7.50 / Family $30
Geelong (Zone 4) Full fare $5 / Concession $2.50 / Family $10 Full fare $10 / Concession $5 / Family $20

From other locations in Victoria

Customers travelling with V/Line from other locations in regional Victoria will pay the normal fare to Lara, plus the cost of the shuttle bus fare between Lara Station and the airshow.

The shuttle bus will be $10 full fare / $5 concession on the day and can be purchased from the ticket windows at Southern Cross Station and Lara Station. 

Please speak to station staff to find your most cost effective fare option.

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Airshow 2017 giveaway

To celebrate the arrival of this exciting event, V/Line is giving one lucky winner 4 Gold Passes to Airshow 2017 on Sunday 5 March, valued at $760.

Ten runners-up will win a double general admission pass to Airshow 2017, valued at $130.

For your chance to win, simply pre-purchase your V/Line Airshow Express travel tickets online by 4:00pm on Friday 3 February 2017 and complete the entry form after your booking is complete.