Wednesday, 4 May 2011

Mumbai to Goa - Distance

If you are deciding to travel from Mumbai to Goa by road, you might be interested in knowing the distance between these two places.

The distance from Mumbai to Goa is 579 km (which is approximately 360 miles). If travelling by road there are 2 possible roads to take, the NH4 highway or the NH17 highway.
  • The NH4 highway route will first take you from Mumbai to Pune via expressway and then will go further on to Satara, Karad and then to Kolhapur from where you can go further on to Goa. The road distance via this highway will be approximately 77 kms more than the more direct nh4 highway route.
  • The NH17 national highway directly links Mumbai and Goa and passes through Panvel, Mahad, Khed, Chiplun, Hatkhamba (near Ratnagiri) and Rajapur en-route to Panaji (Panjim) and Margao (Madgaon) in Goa. Most direct buses that ply from Mumbai to Goa take this route, and cover the distance in approximately 12 hours.
If going by flight, the Mumbai to Goa air distance (straight line distance) is 406.32 km (252.48 miles) and the time taken for the flight is approximately 1 hour.