State of Maharashtra Transportation

  • Taxi
    by Avieira67
  • Taxi
    by Avieira67
  • Taxi
    by Avieira67

State of Maharashtra Transportation

  • Taxi

    Mumbai Transportation

    ​very very bad system. taxi is not allocated till 30 minutes and is cancelled at last moment even if you book way ahead . do not depend on this company. very unreliable compared to other companies. this is my firsthand experience​.The staff is taught to say we are sorry. If they do not have taxis they should close the business. you will...

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  • Train

    Mumbai Transportation

    Mumbai and its suburban trains are famous for being very overcrowded. Locals hang from the doors and ride on top of the trains. Only for a few hours during midday are the trains less crowded. Be prepared to exit the train before your stop because crowds entering will be pushing you back as you try to exit. Be extremely cautious if you have to...

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  • Rickshaw

    Mumbai Transportation

    My most favorite mode of transport in Mumbai was/is Auto Rickshaw. I was residing in Hyatt Regency (Sahar Airport Road, Andheri East) and near the gate there is an auto rickshaw stand. From there I hired an Auto for Mumbai tour. The auto driver was very polite and just charged 400 Rs (INR) for a 4 hrs ride plus he waited near a restaurant called...

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  • Bus

    Mumbai Transportation

    Whenever you are in Mumbai, always travel by Local Train or BEST Bus. It is very cheap for long distance. If your stay in Mumbai is 8-10 days. it is advisable to take bus pass & Train ticket. both are different altogether (unlike in other countries). For bus pass, go to any Bus terminus. (there is one out side Museum, Colaba) take your ID card for...

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  • Flights

    Mumbai Transportation

    Daily flights to Mumbai are offered from almost every Indian city with an airport. Domestc airlines serving Mumbai include: Air India www.airindia.in (not a favorite of mine) Indian Airlines www.indian-airlines.nic.in (not a favorite of mine) Go Air (*) www.goair.in Indigo(*) ww.goindigo.in Jet Airways/Jet Lite(*)...

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  • Airport

    Mumbai Transportation

    Mumbai has two Airports-The Chattrapathi Shivaji International Airport and Santa Cruz Domestic Airport.At a height of 26 feet above mean sea level, The Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport serves as one of India's major international airports. It is also the busiest, currently handleing up to 45 landings and takeoffs per hour. International...

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  • Driving

    Mumbai Transportation

    A car with driver can be hired. The deal is 8 hours and 80kms for a fixed price. Anything over that time or extra kms carries an extra cost. I took this options on two different occasions because we (4 people) had all our backpacks and day packs and were in Mumbai in transit (i.e many hours and no accommodation required). The upside of this option...

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  • Elephanta Island

    Mumbai Transportation

    Boats to Elephanta Island leave from Gateway of India. They leave every half an hour during the day, except Mondays when the caves on Elephanta Island are closed. I bought my ticket just by the boat and a return ticket was Rs 120 (June 2010). Be aware of hawkers trying to sell you tours to the island. It took just over an hour to go to Elephanta...

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  • Ship

    Mumbai Transportation

    There is a regular shipping service between Mumbai, Goa and Ratnagiri. This is primarily by catamaran but the service is suspended during the monsoon season. The duration of the voyage takes around 8 hours. The Princess Cruises also call at Mumbai port.

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  • Mumbai and a short visit

    Hello RyanW,I always book my train journeys way ahead of time, three months in fact. I always use www.cleartrip.com where you are able to select class, pay then print your ticket. My first trip to India was spent in endless queues in booking offices which I hated, that and most of the tickets for the train travel class I wanted had sold out months...

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  • Travel options to Nashik from Mumbai...

    KK Travels near the airport offer a small minibus as well as a car if you wish to travel on your own. If you can contact them before you land here then it will be best to have a confirmation beforehand. The other option is the taxi from Dadar Station which is not so comfortable as it is a non airconditioned taxi and you have to share it with three...

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  • KONKAN RAILWAY THE LIFELINE OF KONKAN

    the route of konkan railway from mumbai to goa is dotted with picture perfect stations.one such station is khed located just prior to chiplun.it is prominently seen from the highway which overpasses it.

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