Jaipur is located at about 1,184 km from Mumbai. Popularly known as the 'Pink City', Jaipur is well-connected to Mumbai by roadways, railways and airways. However, the best way to travel from Mumbai to Jaipur is by air, a journey of about 1 hour 40 minutes. Jaipur airport is located at a few kilometers from the city center and all the leading airlines operate their flights between Mumbai and Jaipur. One can take a direct flight to reach Jaipur which will take around 2 hours. It is an ideal option for family and individual. There are several facilities available at Jaipur airport that include air-conditioned international terminal, X-ray machines, book stalls, left luggage facility, flight information display system, reserved lounge, VIP room and guest-rooms. Besides, child-care room, conference halls and duty-free shops are some of the other facilities available at the airport.
Transport options from Mumbai to Jaipur
Mumbai to Jaipur By Flight: Take a direct flight from Jaipur to Mumbai, a journey of minimum 1 hour 40 minutes. All the leading airlines like Spicejet, Jet airways, Indigo, and GoAir fly their flight between the routes. Jaipur airport is located a few km from the city center. The option is best for family and individuals.
Mumbai to Jaipur By Train: There are quite a good number of trains between Mumbai and Jaipur and one can also take a direct train to reach Jaipur from Mumbai, a journey of around 15 to 18 hours depending on the train type. It is a best option for senior citizen, groups and children.
My Journey from Mumbai to Jaipur was awesome I stepped in train at 3:00 pm and the train started at 3:45 pm. The train was on time. It is the fastest train from Mumbai to Jaipur. I was in Sleeper class so there was no AC. The seats were good and there are many amazing views you can see like the Narmada River. At night it stops at Ratlam station were you can buy Ratlami sev (The most famous of Ratlam).
The toilets were clean and you can buy food from train itself (I recommend not to buy) and no bedding was provided in the train. Overall, the experience was good.
Last year I went to Mumbai for a holiday and I went by train. Jaipur Bandra Superfast was really a nice experience. The trains run on time and I reached my destination exact on time. As the average speed of the train is above 55 km/hr, as per Indian Railway rules, its fare includes a superfast surcharge.
The timings were convenient and cost too. It was on accurate time on departure as well as landing. There were things sold inside the flight but there were inconvenience of the complementary food inside the flight but all the shops in the airport were good with quality food. There were convenience also made after the landing of flight by the taxis. They should stop the sea food inside the flight.
I had a great flight from Mumbai to Jaipur. Services at the airport were too good starting from check-in till reaching the flight, SpiceJet staff assisted very well. Flight was 5 min late for departure but reached Jaipur on time. In-flight services were also good. Overall a thumbs-up experience.
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