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Mumbai Airport Code BOM

Airport Codes

ZIP CODE 400099

Airport coordinates

LAT / LON 19°5'19"N / 72°52'4"E


Weather Observations

Station ID: VABB
Observation Time: 12/04/2021 4:24 pm

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About Mumbai Airport Code

Mumbai Airport code is BOM. This 3 letter airport code for Mumbai has been derived from Bombay, the city’s former official name. Spread over an area of 1,850 acres, Mumbai Airport (BOM) is located at a height of 11 meters above sea level. 

About Mumbai Airport (BOM)

Nestled in the heart of India’s financial capital Mumbai, Mumbai Airport (BOM) is one of the busiest airports in the country serving more than 50 million passengers from all over the world every year. This facility, also known as Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport, bagged the best airport award twice in 2017 and 2020 by Airports Council International. Named after the Maratha King Chhatrapati Shivaji, the airport owns two intersecting runways with a capacity to handle large aircraft like Airbus A380. 

Mumbai Airport (BOM) Terminal

Mumbai Airport (BOM) has two terminals: Terminal 1 for domestic operations and Terminal 2 for both domestic and international operations. 

Terminal 1

Terminal 1 is also known as Santacruz Terminal by locals. Equipped with 11 passenger boarding bridges, it is primarily used by low-cost domestic airlines.

Terminal 2

Terminal 2 is commonly known as T2. This facility is spread across an area of 21,000 square meters that comprises the famous GVK Lounge and Niranta Airport Transit Hotel. 

Major Passenger Airlines Operating from Mumbai Airport (BOM)

Air India 

AirAsia India 

Alliance Air




Star Air



Nearest International Airports to Mumbai Airport (BOM)

Pune Airport: 161 KM

Runway Data

Name Length Width Surface Lighted
09-27 11,302 ft 148 ft Asphalt Yes
14-32 9,596 ft 150 ft Asphalt Yes

Frequently Asked Questions

  • When should I reach the airport to board a flight on time?
    You should reach 90 minutes in advance before the departure of your domestic flight and 3 hours before the departure of an international flight.
  • Yes. You can use the free Wi-Fi facility at the airport.
  • The airport features luxury lounges, duty-free shops, ATMs, onsite parking, multi-cuisine restaurants, and currency exchange counters among other facilities.
  • You must check with the Materials Management Department as all unclaimed properties found at the airport and its vicinity are deposited here.
  • Yes. You need to carry a copy of your boarding ticket along with a government-issued picture ID.
  • Yes. The airport has a 24*7 medical center helmed by well-trained doctors and paramedics. In the event of a medical emergency, ambulances are also provided.
  • Kindly get in touch with your respective airline.
  • Kindly refer to your respective airline’s guidelines should you wish to carry medicines on board. It is advised that you carry your doctor’s prescription as well.
  • For the safety of our passengers, we request them to not handle any unattended items. They are advised to inform about the same to the airport staff or security personnel.

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