Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport
Use ebookers to find the best deals on flights and hotels when your book your travel from Mumbai. Flights out of Mumbai leave from Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport, located twenty-three miles north of the centre of town. The airport, one of the busiest in the world, handles upwards of thirty million passengers a year. Airlines from all over the world fly into and out of the airport on a daily basis, including British Airways, Air France, and South African Airways.
Parking at the Airport
Parking facilities are located at both the international and the domestic terminals. There are 750 spaces at the domestic terminal and 1,500 spaces at the international terminal. The flat daily rate at both terminals is 1,000 Indian rupees. If you travel often, you can inquire at the airport about a monthly parking pass.
Transportation to the Airport
Travellers in Mumbai usually take taxis to the airport. If you decide to go this route, you need to be aware that traffic in Mumbai is considered some of the worst in the world, so build this fact into your travel time. A taxi from the city centre to the airport can take anywhere from forty-five minutes to two hours. Expect to pay about 380 Indian rupees, for a non-air-conditioned car. A taxi with air conditioning will run you about 475 Indian rupees. You can also take a local train from the city. A first-class ticket will cost you 78 Indian rupees. The train is faster than a taxi, but it’s usually very crowded.
Dining at the Airport
This enormous airport has an abundance of dining choices for the early morning travellers. If you’re in the mood for great coffee and pastries, check out eateries like Café Coffee Day. There are also plenty of spots that sell Western-style food, including KFC. Book your travel from Mumbai through ebookers so you can enjoy the next leg of your journey to the utmost.
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