Flights from Vancouver
A major gateway between Europe and Asia, Vancouver International Airport in British Columbia, Canada is also one of the most accessible airports in the world for the visually impaired, hearing impaired and mobility impaired, with a wide range of services and courtesies available standard. Domestic and international flights from Vancouver leave from one of the airport's three terminals.
Vancouver International Airport is served by train through the YVR-Airport Station, a terminus of the Canada Line. The Canada Line is one of three branches of Metro Vancouver's Sky Train rapid transit network. Night bus service is available during late night as well as when service on the Canada Line is interrupted. Taxi companies also serve the airport and surrounding areas, making Vancouver International Airport completely accessible from throughout the city and its nearby suburbs. For those travellers who wish to drive themselves to the airport, there are long term and short term parking options available.
Ranging from Asian cuisine to standard American fare, Vancouver International Airport's dining choices run the gamut. Duty-free shopping is available as well, and many touristy kiosks and newsstands are in business throughout the terminals.
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Melbourne International Airport
Australia's second-largest city, Melbourne, is situated at the top of Port Phillip Bay on the continent's south-eastern coastline. Melbourne serves as capital for the state of Victoria and offers visitors extensive shopping, cultural, and sporting activities. If you're searching for discount prices on airfare to Melbourne, ebookers can find you the best deals, as well as help you arrange every detail of your travel itinerary. You'll be flying into the Melbourne International Airport, which is located approximately sixteen miles from the centre of the city. Before you leave the airport, you can check out the many duty-free shops inside or grab a quick coffee at Café Vue.
Transportation from Melbourne International Airport
If you've arranged your car rental with ebookers, you can find counters for Hertz, Avis, Budget, Europcar, Thrifty, and Redspot on the ground floor of the airport's short-term car park. Skybus offers visitors arriving in Melbourne transport to the city for $17 for one person and $38 for families. Metropolitan Melbourne Bus Services and several other shuttle and bus companies offer pickups for passengers outside the main terminal that will get you into the city quickly. You can hail a taxi outside the short-term car park or arrange for a pickup in advance.
Weather in Melbourne, Australia
Melbourne's oceanic climate makes weather in the city hard to predict. Cold fronts from the south sometimes bring in unseasonably cold temperatures during the spring and summer, so be sure to pack warm clothing no matter what season you're arriving. Average summer temperatures range between 20°C and 24°C, while winter temperatures average between 13°C and 16°C. Rain is common in every season, so be sure to pack and umbrella and rain gear.
Major Attractions in Melbourne, Australia
Melbourne is a modern multicultural city with a wide variety of museums, sporting events, places to shop, and more. Many travellers from the UK visit to tour the set of the popular soap opera, Neighbours. Phillip Island offers a unique opportunity to view the penguin parade, while a visit to Grampians National Park allows you to hike and view native wildlife and wildflowers in the Great Dividing Range. Whether you're visiting Melbourne for a quick getaway or planning an exciting family holiday, ebookers can help you find the best rates for airfare, hotel accommodation, and car rentals.
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