Surat to Mumbai

Surat to Mumbai

  Oct 1, 2021, 64 trips (155 – 0)

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3h 17m First: 0:13 Last: 23:30

From 155
4h 42m ride in train #02946 with Indian Railways
Mumbai Central
From 185 per adult
5h 20m ride in train #09218 with Indian Railways
Bandra Terminus, Borivali
From 165 per adult
4h 48m ride in train #09030 with Indian Railways
Bandra Terminus, Borivali
From 185 per adult


3h 15m First: 0:30 Last: 23:55

From 660
8h 15m bus ride with Sardar Travels
From 770 per adult
6h 35m bus ride with Ekta Travels
From 1,320 per adult

Surat to Mumbai Schedule

Surat to Mumbai Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Indian Railways 1A - AC First Class Sleeper 00:55 - 05:30₹ 1,330
Indian Railways 1A - AC First Class Sleeper 05:18 - 08:35₹ 1,495
Indian Railways 1A - AC First Class Sleeper 06:18 - 10:05₹ 1,495
Indian Railways 1A - AC First Class Sleeper 09:53 - 13:55₹ 1,330
Indian Railways CC - AC Chair Class 10:38 - 16:00₹ 535
Indian Railways 2A - AC 2-Tier Sleeper 12:42 - 19:30₹ 785
Gujarat travels AC Sleeper 15:15 - 22:00₹ 1,155
Indian Railways CC - AC Chair Class 17:55 - 21:20₹ 595
Paulo Travels Maharaja AC Sleeper 19:00 - 01:45₹ 880
Indian Railways 1A - AC First Class Sleeper 20:11 - 23:45₹ 1,330
Indian Railways 2A - AC 2-Tier Sleeper 23:30 - 04:05₹ 785

Transportation from Surat to Mumbai

How to get from Surat to Mumbai

When you want to get from Surat to Mumbai, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Flight
  • Bus
  • Train
  • Taxi

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Train. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Bus ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A taxi ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about INR 12,746. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a train as a train ticket costs as low as INR 155.

How far is Surat from Mumbai?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Surat to Mumbai. Your trip will be a total of 198 miles (317 km). The flying distance is 152 miles (244 km).

How long does it take to get from Surat to Mumbai?

The travel time from Surat to Mumbai can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 3 to 11 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Surat to Mumbai?

The cost of the trip from Surat to Mumbai varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Indian Railways: travelling by train expect to pay as low as INR 155 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a taxi - a one-way taxi ticket can cost as much as INR 12,746.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Surat to Mumbai:

  • Train tickets - INR 155 to INR 1,565;
  • Bus tickets - INR 605 to INR 4,411;
  • Plane tickets - INR 6,218 to INR 6,218;

You can order a taxi, too - an estimated cost of the ride is from INR 9,904 to INR 12,746.

How many trips per day are there between Surat and Mumbai?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Flights from Surat to Mumbai depart during the day - there are approximately 1 departures a day.
  • Buses start plying the route from 00:00 - you can also take a bus as late as 23:55. There are 1 available bus trips every day.
  • Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 1 trains per day.

Taxis are a good option to consider for this route, too. Book a cab to take you from Surat to Mumbai any time of the day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?


Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Surat to Mumbai. While it’s often the most expensive option, tool, occasionally you can grab promotional tickets for more or less the price of a train or a ferry ticket. Normally, the minimum you need to pay for a Plane ticket is INR 6,218.

Things to remember before boarding a plane:

  • It’s recommended to book a ticket in advance and check-in online. This way, you can save over 2 hours at the airport, and if your seat selection is on a first come first served basis you will have more options to choose from.
  • Getting through security checks may take some time - it’s recommended to get to the airport at least 1.5 hours in advance.

Airlines flying from Surat to Mumbai


Taking a bus from Surat to Mumbai is cheaper than flying. Quite often, a long-distance bus is the cheapest transportation option. Buses normally make bathroom and/or lunch stops along the way.

Things to remember before opting for a bus ride:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.


Catching a cab is the easiest way to get from Surat to Mumbai. It allows you to tailor-make your trip, plan all the detours and see all the places you want. You can choose the type and the size of your car as well to be as comfortable as you'd like to.

Depending on the route, it might cost as much as INR 9,904.

Things to remember: It's a good idea to follow the route on Google Maps or any other GPS navigator.


Things to remember while choosing a train ticket:
Consider everything carefully while choosing the class of your train travel. In most cases, the second class is comfortable enough – it features 2 or 4 berths in each compartment and is often air-conditioned.

If you’re in for a premium experience, consider getting a first class ticket. The price of first class tickets may include Wifi, and a choice of snacks and drinks.

The most popular transport from Surat to Mumbai

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Surat to Mumbai? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 100% users enjoyed a train ride.