How to get to IITB:
IIT Bombay is located at Powai, which is an eastern suburb in the North-Eastern part of Mumbai.
Mumbai is in the form of a long narrow island, almost a peninsula, thrusting south wards into the Arabian Sea. It can be broadly divided into four zones.
- South Bombay (Colaba, CST,Fort, Chruchgate, Nariman Point etc.)
- Central Bombay (Dadar, Bombay Central, Worli etc)
- The Western suburbs (Bandra, Juhu, Andheri, Borivali etc)
- The Eastern Suburbs(Kurla, Chembur, Ghatkopar, Mulund, Kanjur Marg, Vikhroli etc.)
There is also New Bombay (Vashi, Turbhe etc.) across Thane Creek on the mainland.
Stations for Through Trains Coming to Mumbai:
|Central Railway||CST, Dadar, Kurla, Thane.|
|Western Railway||Mumbai Central, Dadar, Bandra, Andheri,Borivali|
Public Transport:Mumbai has one of the most efficient and reliable public transport network. One can travel by Autorickshaws / Taxis to reach IIT from the nearest stations(Autorickshaws, however do not go further south than Sion and Bandra). For longer distance, you can use either the BEST Bus Network or the MumbaiLocal train System.
Suburban Railway Transport:Those coming by Central Railway Suburban train will have to get down at Kanjur Marg, Vikhroli or Ghatkopar which are the nearest stations from IITB. If you are coming by the Western Railway Suburban train you will have to get down at Andheri, Bandra, Goregoan or Malad. We give below the Road Network to reach IITB along with the approximate Bus/ Autorickshaws/ Taxi fare.
NAME OF PLACE
|Mulund(W)||307, 425, 396, 398, 460, 422, 424, 461, 496 , 469, C-62||Rs.10.00||Rs.70.00||Rs.150.00|
|Bhandup(W)||SAME AS ABOVE||Rs.7.00||Rs.40.00||Rs.80.00|
|Kanjur Marg(W)||SAME AS ABOVE||Rs.5.00||Rs.20.00||Rs.30.00|
|Sahar Air Port||409||Rs.15.00||Rs.90.00||Rs.150.00|