How to Reach Gateway of India in Mumbai?

October 22, 2018 Off By mumbaiabout

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Gateway of India is like the entry point to Mumbai and perhaps India. It is the first place on list for sightseeing in Mumbai for any tourist. The historical monument was built in the year 1911 to commemorate the visit of King George V and Queen Mary to Mumbai. Gateway of India is located in Apollo Bandar area in Colaba. In layman terms, it is located in South Mumbai near Churchgate or CST. It is very easy to reach this place and there are lot of transport available to reach gateway of India.  Pls read below to see how to reach gateway of India.

How to Reach Gateway of India by Train, Bus, Cab or Air ?

By Train

You can take a train to either Churchgate station or Mumbai CST station depending on your current location. However, Churchgate is comparatively slightly closer to Gateway of India than Mumbai CST.

Once, you have reached churchgate or Mumbai CST, you can then take a bus or share taxi from the stations. For those who like to walk, you can walk down from Churchgate or CST stations to Gateway of India. You would love walking on the streets towards Gateway of India. It would take roughly 20-25 minutes to walk from Churchgate/CST to Gateway of India.

By Bus

There are only 3 bus that goes to Gateway of India. If you plan to go from Churchgate station, then you can board either 112 or 123 Ring Ring to reach Gateway of India. Those travelling from Mumbai CST can use the 111 Ring Ring Bus to go to Gateway of India.

By Cab or Taxi

You can take any cab like Ola, Uber or any other place in mumbai to reach to Gateway of India. If you are travelling from Town, you can take the Kaali Peeli taxi and they will take you by meter to gateway of india. Additionally, you can take the shared taxi service from churchgate station and reach gateway of india in mere 10 to 20 INR.

By Air

There is no direct air connectivity to Gateway of India. The nearest airport is Mumbai Airport, which is at a distance of 25 kms from gateway of India. The best option would be to take a Ola or Uber from Mumbai Aiport to Gateway of India.

FAQs

1. How to Reach Gateway of India from Andheri ?

The best way to reach Gateway of India from Andheri would be to take a train for Churchgate and then take a share taxi from Churchgate station to Gateway of India.

2. How to Reach Gateway of India from CST ?

To Reach Gateway of India from CST, you can take the bus 111 Ring Ring. Alternatively, you can take a taxi or even walk to reach Gateway of India.

3. How to Reach Gateway of India from Churchgate ?

There are lot of share taxi that operates from Churchgate Station on the eastern exit that goes to Gateway of India. You can use these share taxi to reach Gateway of India from Churchgate Station.
Alternatively, you can also board the bus 112 or 123 Ring Ring from Churchgate to reach Gateway of India.

4. What is the bus no from CST to Gateway of India ?

The bus no from CST to Gateway of India is 111 Ring Ring.

5. What is the Distance from Mumbai CST to Gateway of India ?

The distance between Mumbai CST and Gateway of India is 2.2 kms

6. Which is the nearest station to Gateway of India ?

The nearest station to Gateway of India is Churchgate. Churchgate is 1.8 kms from Gateway of India.

7. How to Reach Gateway of India from Bandra ?

The best way to reach Gateway of India from Bandra would be to take a train for Churchgate and then take a share taxi from Churchgate Station to Gateway of India.

Conclusion

The best way to reach Gateway of India is to come to Churchgate or CST station. From either of these stations, you can take a taxi, which you cost you hardly 30 Rs and take only 10-15 minutes of time from the station.

Now that you have seen how to reach Gateway of India in Mumbai. You can select the best option for you based on your current location, convenience and budget. As far as our recommendation is concerned, the best way to reach Gateway of India would be to first travel to churchgate station by train and then take a share taxi from there.

 

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