Train Station in Mumbai (Mumbai)

Churchgate Station

One of Mumbai's liveliest and frenetic suburban rail stations, and the major connector between South Mumbai and the Western Suburbs. It's a people-watching parade during rush hour, especially in the mornings as...

Boat in Goa

Angriya Cruises

In late 2018 a new cruise ship ferry service began operating between Mumbai and Goa. Angriya Cruises is a seven-deck, 130m-long luxury cruise ship with two restaurants, six bars, a spa and an infinity pool. More...

Train Station in Nashik

Nashik Rd Train Station

The Nashik Rd train station is 8km southeast of the town centre, but a useful railway reservation office is situated 500m west of the Old Central Bus Stand. There are over 25 daily trains to Mumbai so you won’t...

Airport in Bengaluru (Bangalore)

Kempegowda International Airport

The swish international airport is about 35km north of the centre. Prepaid taxis can take you from the airport to the city (₹750 to ₹1000). Metered AC taxis from the airport to the centre cost between ₹750 and...

Bus in Aurangabad

Central Bus Stand

With electronic screens in English, Aurangabad's Central Bus Stand has a leg up on most in India. Buses leave about every half-hour to Pune (non-AC/AC ₹400/775, 5½ hours, 5am to 6pm) and hourly to Nashik...

Tickets in Chennai (Madras)

Andaman Shipping Office Ticketing Counter

Passenger ships sail from George Town harbour direct to Port Blair in the Andaman Islands once or twice a month. There's no set schedule, so call for departure dates. The Andaman Shipping Office Ticketing Counter...

Bus Station in Kolhapur

Kolhapur Bus Stand

From the bus stand, services head regularly to Pune (ShivShahi AC ₹420, five hours, every 30 minutes, 5am to 11.30pm) and Ratnagiri (ordinary/ShivShahi ₹172/255, 4½ hours, every 30 minutes, 1am and 5.30am to...

Bus in Mahabaleshwar

RB Travels

RB Travels, located on a corner between an alley shortcut to Masjid Rd and the bazaar (across from Meghdoot restaurant), books luxury coaches to Goa (non-AC seater/Volvo AC sleeper ₹1100/1400, 12 hours). You will...

Bus in Nagpur

Ganesh Peth Bus Stand

The main Ganesh Peth Bus Stand is 2km south of the train station. Ordinary buses head for Aurangabad (non-AC/ShivShahi ₹566/840, 17 daily, 4am to 8pm), Pune (non-AC/ShivShahi ₹1250/1370, 1pm, 4pm, 5pm and 6pm),...

Taxi in Goa

Women's Taxi Service

This Goa Tourism initiative has put female drivers behind the wheel of modern, metered air-con taxis. They can only be booked in advance by phone and only women, couples or families are accepted as passengers....

Bus Station in Malvan

Malvan Bus Stand

Malvan has ordinary buses to Kolhapur (non-AC from ₹210, five hours, 7am, 2.15pm and 3.15pm), Mumbai (AC ₹840, 12 hours, 8am), Panaji (AC from ₹150, four hours, 6.45am, 7.45am, 2.30pm and 3.15pm) and Ratnagiri...

Bus Station in Mahabaleshwar

Mahabaleshwar Bus Stand

From Mahabaleshwar bus stand, state buses leave regularly for Pune (non-AC/AC ₹130/255, four hours, every 30 minutes, 5.30am to 6.30pm), Kohlapur (non-AC?AC ₹365/475, 5½ hours, 6.30am, 8am and 12.30pm) and Satara...

Bus in Pune

Swargate Bus Stand

From Swargate Bus Stand, government buses head to Kolhapur (₹400, six hours, hourly, 5.30am to 11.30pm) and Mahabaleshwar (₹175 to ₹250, four hours, hourly, 5.40am to 7.20pm). To Donje (Golewadi), for access to...

Bus in Pune

Pune Station Bus Stand

Buses leave the Pune train station stand for Goa (AC ₹900, 10 hours, 5am, 5.45am, 4.30pm, 7,30pm and 9pm); Goa government buses (Kadamba Transport) depart at 6.30pm, 7pm and 7.30pm (₹600 to ₹1000). Buses head to...

Boat in Visakhapatnam

AV Bhanoji Rao, Garuda Pattabhiramayya & Co

Boats depart roughly once a month for Port Blair in the Andaman Islands. Call or email for schedules (or check www.andamanbeacon.com). Book for the 56-hour journey (bunk ₹2500, cabin berth from ₹4960) at least...

Bus in Panaji

Paulo Travels

A long-running and generally reliable private operator with offices just north of the Kadamba bus stand. It operates a number of services with varying levels of comfort (including sleeper buses) to Mumbai, Pune,...

Motorcycle Hire in Alappuzha (Alleppey)

Nanni Tours & Travel

An established travel operator that arranges scooter and motorbike rental from ₹300 a day, as well as houseboat trips, shikara boat cruises and canoe tours.

Bus in Pune

Shivaji Nagar Bus Stand

From the Shivaji Nagar bus stand buses go to Aurangabad (non-AC/AC from ₹400/800, five to six hours, every 30 minutes, 5am to 11pm) and Nashik (non-AC/AC from ₹250/410, every 30 minutes, 3.30pm to 11pm). A few...