Mumbai to Aurangabad Distance

Mumbai To Aurangabad

(Aurangabad To Mumbai)

Best way to travel from Mumbai to Aurangabad

Total distance 348 km
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Aurangabad is located at a distance of around 335 km from Mumbai. Named after the Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb, Aurangabad is the gateway to the World Heritage Sites of Ajanta and Ellora. The city is well connected by rail, road and air. However, the best way to reach Aurangabad from Mumbai is by bus which will take around 5 hours 30 minutes. Aurangabad central bus station is located at a few km from the city center. Some of the important places covered on the way are Thane - 23km -> Kalyan - 42km -> Kopargaon - 241 km -> Aurangabad. On the route, several petrol pumps of Bharat Petroleum, Indian Oil and HP, apart from hospitals and pharmacies, ATMs and road-side dhabas are located.

Transport options from Mumbai to Aurangabad

Mumbai to Aurangabad By Bus: Take a direct bus from Mumbai to Aurangabad, which takes over 5 hours. Several government super deluxe buses operate on this route. Buses arrive at Aurangabad central bus station, situated few km away from the city center and can be reached by taxi or auto-rickshaw. Ideal for individual travellers and backpackers.

Mumbai to Aurangabad By Car: Hire a cab from Mumbai to Aurangabad, which takes less than 5 hours. Approximate cost of cab per kilometre ranges between INR 15 and INR 25, depending upon the type of car. Ideal for families and group travellers.

Mumbai to Aurangabad By Train: Take a direct train from Mumbai Central to Aurangabad station that takes around 7 hours. From the station, you can take auto-rickshaw or bus to reach the city centre. Ideal for families with kids and senior citizens.

Mumbai to Aurangabad By Flight: Take a direct flight from Mumbai to Aurangabad. The airport is located about 12 km from the heart of the city and can be reached by auto-rickshaw which takes about 20 minutes. Expensive but ideal for families and senior citizens.

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Nikunj Goradia

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  • Lives in Mumbai
  • 9 Reviews
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Nikunj Goradia
4/7
Posted 4 days ago Aug 31, 2015
Mode of Transport:Train
This train was suitable to my time schedule. We travelled in AC chair car. The seats were not much comfortable. The journey is took 7 hours instead of scheduled time but it was okay. The scenery from the train was good. You have to pay for the food on the go so be prepared ahead. Toilets were clean.
Train name (Train no): Jan Shatabdi Ex (12071)
Tickets booked:
  • Tatkal
This train has:
  • Veg. Food
  • Clean toilets
Boarding Station: Mumbai Dadar Central
 4.00/7
This station has
  • Food available for purchase
  • Books/Newspaper to buy
Last Station: Aurangabad
 6.00/7
This station has
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  • Books/Newspaper to buy
Trip Includes:  Hotel Raj
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Lekha Nair

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Lekha Nair
4/7
Posted 3 weeks ago Aug 13, 2015
Mode of Transport:Car
The road from Mumbai to Aurangabad is not very great - especially, there were constructions happening at many places - so the path was diverted through small roads. Also, there aren't good restaurants on the way! There is a good restaurant outside Elora Caves. Can see lot of cotton, onion farms on the way! We stopped by at a farm and the uncle-aunt who owned the farm gave us onion, tomato, coriander, in a very cheap rate and also with lots of love! Do visit these farms and experience true human relationships!
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Car Type:
  • SUV
Route Taken:AH 47/NH 3 and MH SH 30
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Elora is basically divided into 3 parts Hindu caves, Buddhist caves & Jain caves. The Hindu & Buddhist caves are nearby. The Jain caves are at a little far off.

Started our journey with the most famous cave in Ellora Cave No. 16 -The Kailasa Temple. Had read lots about it on internet...more »
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Rameshwer Vaishnaw

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Rameshwer Vaishnaw
7/7
Posted 3 months ago May 29, 2015
Mode of Transport:Flight
I am a Gold Jet Privilege Member. This airline always is my first choice to travel by air. Very good in cabin crew and mostly flights are on time. They provide good lounge facility to the guests. A one of the best award scheme for their frequent fliers.
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Airline name: Jet Konnect
Boarding airport:Mumbai
Rating:
5/7
Last airport:Aurangabad
Rating:
6/7
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Suresh Ramaswamy

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Suresh Ramaswamy
4.5/7
Posted Mar 28, 2015 Mar 28, 2015
Mode of Transport:Flight
The only convenient flight is in the early evening, but this is by ATR Aircraft with all its limitations of space. Pleasant flight with excellent in-flight service. Familiar problem of complete lack of lounge facilities at Mumbai Airport since boarding is from ground floor.
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Airline name: Jet Konnect
Boarding airport:Mumbai
Rating:
4.5/7
Last airport:Aurangabad
Rating:
4.5/7
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G Bhat
6/7
Posted Mar 22, 2015 Mar 22, 2015
Mode of Transport:Car
Mumbai-Aurangabad is almost 340 km distance, reasonable to drive by car. We drove via NH-3 and then on to Nagpur-Aurangabad Road. We drove during the monsoon and it was little difficult, especially in few patches where the roads are in pretty bad condition. We took many stopovers to rest and recuperate, eat, drink and relax. We arrived in Aurangabad within 7-8 hours! Many tolls on the way.
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Car Type:
  • Sedan
This route has:
  • Petrol pumps
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  • Food/Dhabas
  • Clear Signages
Route Taken:AH 47/NH 3 and MH SH 30
Trip Includes:  | Aurangabad | Ajanta Caves
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Mumbai to Aurangabad By Train (282 Km)

Mumbai ––› Aurangabad
By Train 282 Km
Mumbai to Aurangabad by Train (282 Km)
Train No. Train Name Origin Dep. Arr. Days Of Run
Mumbai Aur... M T W T F S S
11401 Nandigram Exp Mumbai CST 16:35 23:40 Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
17057 Devagiri Exp Mumbai CST 21:05 04:05 Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
17617 Tapovan Express Mumbai CST 06:10 13:15 Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
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Mumbai to Aurangabad By Car/Taxi (282 Km)

Vehicle Approx. Fare/Km (Rs) Approx. Cost (Rs)
Tata Indica A/C 10 2820
Toyota Qualis A/C 12 3384
Hyundai Santro A/C 12 3384
Mahindra Scopio A/C 12 3384
Chevrolet Tavera A/C 12 3384
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  • Bus
    • Total distance:282 km
    • Duration: 5 Hrs by Bus
  • Taxi
    • Total distance:282 km
    • Duration: 5 Hrs by car
    • Price:from Rs. 9 per km
  • Trains
    • Best trains to take:Tapovan Express (17617), Devagiri Exp (17057)
    • Last station:Aurangabad
    • Total distance:282 km
  • Flights
    • Total distance:282 km
    • Nearest Airport:Aurangabad
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    • Hotel reviews: 785
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