Wednesday, 4 May 2011

Mumbai to Goa by air - FAQ's

What is the time taken to fly from Mumbai to Goa?
The approximate time taken is 1 hour by flight. (flying time)

What is the air distance between Mumbai and Goa?
The air distance (straight line distance) from Mumbai to Goa is 406.32 km (which is 252.48 miles)

What is the approximate air fare for Mumbai to Goa flights?
The approximate airfare cost of Mumbai to Goa flights is roughly around Rs. 3000 to Rs.4000 (it is variable) and this is only slightly higher then Class 1-AC train tickets.
The airfare cost depends on the airline chosen and the time of the year. Several airlines offer quite cheap flight rates, which has prompted several regular train travellers to opt for travelling to Goa by air, that saves them considerable time and energy.
Which airlines offer daily flights between Mumbai & Goa?
There are several airline carriers who offer daily flights for passengers between these two destinations, such as Go Air, Spicejet, Air India, IndiGo, Kingfisher Airlines, Jet Airways and others.

Where can we buy/book air tickets for these Mumbai-Goa flights?
The air tickets can either be bought through registered travel agents or can also be booked online. Several reputed online 3rd party sites allow customers to easily view & compare the airfares of all the flights offered by different airlines on the required day, and also book these flights online over the internet.
Several of the 'tours and travels' operators offer 'Mumbai to Goa holiday package' deals that combine flight bookings and accomodation (hotel or resort stays) for the duration of the holiday.
At which airport in Goa do these planes land?
These flights take off from the Santacruz airport at Mumbai and the planes land at the Dabolim airport in Goa. The Dabolim domestic airport is located near the city of Vasco da Gama and is 29 kms from Panaji (called Panjim) which is the capital city of Goa.
What are usual daily flight timings for Mumbai to Goa flights?
Flights from Mumbai to Goa usually start from 5 am in the morning, and are usually available till 6 pm in the evening.