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Mumbai Travel Guide

Mumbai Airports

Mumbai International (BOM)


The airport is located 18 miles (29km) north of Mumbai.


GMT +5.5


Transfer Terminals: 

The two terminals are five miles (3km) apart, which are connected by a free bus service which takes 10-15 minutes. Several Indian Airlines flights (especially to Goa) depart from the Internationals Terminal.

Transfer City: 

Taxi: Taxis are the only form of transport offering direct transfers to the city. Choose a prepaid taxi over a metered one as metered taxi drivers are notorious for travelling longer routes to destinations in order to rack up the meter reading. Do not pay more than RS 450-600 for a prepaid taxi, the amount of which will take you past central Mumbai to Colaba, the city's main tourist hub.

Train: Commuting via railway is the fastest way to travel in Mumbai. The Mumbai Suburban Railwa

Car Rental: 

Car hire, with or without a driver, can be arranged in the Arrivals terminal, through Silver Cabs or Carzonrent. Passengers are strongly advised not to try drive themselves around Mumbai.

Airport Taxis: 

Pre-paid taxis are available outside Arrivals, at Terminals 2A and 2C. The journey time is approximately one hour to the city-centre of Mumbai, and costs approximately Rs. 400.

Airport Facilities: 

Money and communications: ATMs, currency exchange and post office.

Luggage: There are left luggage and lost and found facilities in both terminals

Conference and business: The departures areas of both terminals contain executive lounges and a business centre. Conference facilities are available at the nearby Leela Kempinski Hotel.

Other facilities: Facilities include childcare rooms, medical facilities, a prayer room and a smoking lounge.

Wi-fi: Wi-fi is available

Car Parking: 

Parking comprises 2,250 spaces. Parking at Mumbai Airport is INR 60 for the first half hour, INR 130 for up to two hours, and INR 750 per day.

Departure Tax: 

Rs. 700 (usually included in the ticket price)
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