Getting Around Mumbai
Mumbai is a bustling, vibrant city; approximately a million vehicles share the streets each day, with a variety of transport options from which to choose.
Uber/Ola Cabs: These cabs offer you a fast and cheap air-conditioned ride. You can book one using the Uber App/Ola App on your mobile phone.
Radio/ Cool Cabs: These taxis offer an air-conditioned, comfortable journey from one point to another throughout Mumbai.
Metered Taxi: The standard yellow and black metered taxis are the most cost-effective way to get around and are readily available. Many drivers don't speak English, so for ease of communication, you may want to have the destination address written in English and Hindi. Google Translate English to Hindi
Auto Rickshaws: These three-wheeled metered vehicles are used as public transportation and are the cheapest way of commuting northwards beyond Sion and Bandra suburbs in Mumbai. Rickshaws are not permitted to enter the southward city limits of Mumbai. For ease of communication, you may want to have the destination address written in English and Hindi. Google Translate English to Hindi
Or...you might just decide to catch a ride with these gentlemen!
Shopping : Mumbai is not only famous for the malls that offer international fashion brands and labels, but is also home to a wide assortment of local markets, boutiques and shopping malls that sell almost everything. The markets are located in the suburbs and you can find the latest outfits, unique furniture, delicate brass work, exquisite paintings, home furnishings and so much more! Have a look at some of the most popular options for local places and street shopping in Mumbai.