With many historic sites, such as the dramatic Gateway of India on the waterfront and beaches where you can relax, swim and partake in watersports, it is not surprising tourists come to Mumbai. However, there is much more to Mumbai than just a tourist destination. It is a major financial center, attracting numerous business travelers, but it is most well-known for the glitz of Bollywood, with the city welcoming many drawn there by the film industry.
Flying to Mumbai
1. Which airports serve Toronto to Mumbai?
Toronto Pearson International Airport is Toronto’s main airport and the busiest airport in Canada. Toronto has a second airport, but the Billy Bishop Airport only operates short-haul flights. You can reach Toronto Pearson International Airport by train or by regular bus service. If you drive, there is also the option of leaving your car in one of the long-stay carparks.
A flight to Mumbai from Toronto will land at Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport. There is no bus or train service directly into the city, with most visitors using taxis or rickshaws. It is also possible to rent cars at the airport.
2. Which airlines operate flights from Toronto to Mumbai?
Air Canada is the only airline offering a direct flight to Mumbai from Toronto, with Air India, Lufthansa, Jet Airways, United Airlines and Delta Air Lines offering connecting flights.
3. How long is the flight?
A direct flight to Mumbai from Toronto takes 14 hours 55 minutes, while connecting flights will take at least 17 hours. Mumbai is 9 hours 30 minutes ahead of Toronto, so factor adjusting to the new time zone into your stay.
4. Climate changes between Toronto and Mumbai
The climate in Toronto varies, with warm, humid summers and cold, snowy winters. By contrast, Mumbai will be very hot from April to July, while even the winter months of December and January will feel pleasantly warm. July to mid-September is monsoon season, so don’t forget your raincoat if you travel then.
5. Culture differences and need-to-know
The currency in Mumbai is the Indian rupee. Most Mumbai banks will exchange money, and you can use a credit card in many businesses across the city
All foreign nationals traveling to Mumbai require a visa. You can apply for one online, which usually takes 3-10 days to process. You cannot apply earlier than 120 days before your planned arrival in Mumbai, and you must apply at least seven days before traveling.
Coming from a Western city like Toronto, the contrasts of Mumbai can be a shock. You will see Bollywood glamour side-by-side with scenes of poverty and even squalor. However, the experience is a fascinating one, with remarkable colonial architecture, such as the gothic Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus railway station. On one day, you can enjoy the fun of the rides at EsselWorld, and the next immerse yourself in Indian history on Elephanta Island with its ancient rock-cut temples. Do not miss out on a Bollywood tour or the chance to see an authentic Bollywood show.
Toronto to Mumbai Last modified: Jan 22, 2024 8:07 -05:00
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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Toronto to Mumbai
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The average price for connecting flights from Toronto to Mumbai is $1,422.
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The average price for one way flights from Toronto to Mumbai is $833.
The average price for round trip flights from Toronto to Mumbai is $1,422.
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