Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport in Mumbai, India
Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport
Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport is located in Mumbai, India, and is the country’s primary International airport. In terms of annual International passengers the airport is India’s busiest airport and in terms of annual passengers the airport is South Asia’s second busiest airport. Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport is the world’s 30th busiest airport.
Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport has two passenger terminals which serve International and domestic flights. Two intersecting runways serve all arrivals and departures. A number of airlines serve the airport which includes Ethiopian Airlines, El Al, EgyptAir, Druk Air, Cathay Pacific, Bahrain Air, Air Mauritius, Air India, Air France, GoAir as well as many other domestic and International airlines.
The airport is among a few airports in the world that is located within the city’s municipal limits and has nearly reached its saturation point. Currently the airport is undergoing upgrades.
Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport provides flyers with a number of services and facilities which include a commercial centre that offers typewriting services, copying, small luggage checking, and a lost and found department. Other facilities and services available to flyers and guest of the airport is a post office, medical facilities, banks, ATMs, dressing rooms, luggage storage, handcarts, and currency exchange booths. Also featured onsite are a number of restaurants and fast food establishments as well as bars and lounges to enjoy an alcoholic beverage. Special facilities such as baby changing tables are available for families with infants. Many retail shops are also featured which allow flyers to pass the time while waiting for their departure shopping various merchandise, including duty free items. Departure waiting lounges are large which allow flyers a comfortable atmosphere while they wait for their flight.
Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport is a modern and efficient airport and offers travellers a comfortable atmosphere that is user friendly to those travelling with disabilities as well as those travelling with children. Special services and facilities are offered to both to ensure a pleasant travelling experience.
Airport Parking and Transfers
Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport has a well-planned car parking facility for the airport’s International and domestic terminals. These car parking areas offer the designation of specific pick up and drop off points. Parking options include both short term parking and long term parking as well as parking for disabled users and motorcycle riders.
Ground transportation options include train, taxi, car rental, limo service, shuttles and bus services.