Airport Name: Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport
Address : Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport,Western Express Highway, Sahar, Andheri East, Mumbai, 400 099,India
IATA Code: BOM
Contact: +91 22 6685 1010
Latitude: 19.095509 Longitude: 72.87497
About Mumbai Airport Earlier known as Sahar International Airport, Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport is the second busiest airport in India. It is named after a Maratha emperor – Chhatrapati Shivaji. The airport is spread over an operational area of 2,900 acres at the Santa Cruz location and the Sahar neighborhood of Andheri suburb. The Juhu Aerodrome was the sole airport of Mumbai until 1942. Due to increase in passenger traffic, the airport was shifted. The airport was ranked 48th busiest airport in world by Airports Council International in 2013. Airports Council International also ranked it the third best airport in the 25–40 million passengers category. It consists of two passenger terminals - Terminal 1 at Santacruz for domestic flights and Terminal 2 is at Sahar for international flights. Ville Parle East is the nearest railway station to domestic terminal and Andheri East is the nearest railway station to the international terminal.
Mumbai Airport is served frequently by a number of domestic and international airlines as it is one of most prominent airports of India. Top domestic airline brands operating from Mumbai are Air India, JetKonnect, Jet Airways, Air India Express, IndiGo Airlines, SpiceJet, and GoAir. The biggest international airlines operating to Mumbai are SriLankan Airlines, Oman Air, Emirates Airlines, Mihin Lanka Airlines, Cathay Pacific Airlines, and British Airways.
Mumbai Airport delights its visitors by offering them excellent facilities. One can get best cab facilities to reach there. Various services for baggage are available at CSI Airport. Major security issues are properly taken care here. It also offers the guests left luggage facility to help them in finding their lost luggage. The airport has other facilities like airline lounges, ticket counters, baggage reclaim, FOREX services, ATMs, prayer room, self check-in kiosk, healthcare services, internet, inter-terminal transfers, childcare, smoking lounge, postal services, parking facility etc. You can also enjoy here duty-free shopping. Several restaurants are also available here to satiate your taste buds.