Cheap Flights from New York to Mumbai in 2019

Flight information New York to Mumbai

Cheapest roundtrip price last month


Non-stop airlines


Flights per week


Average flight time, total distance 7785 miles

14h 25min

Most popular airline last month

Air India


1 airport

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Cheap Flight Information from NY to Mumbai

Average Flight Time 14 hours and 25 minutes
Departure Airport Newark Airport, John F. Kennedy International Airport, La Guardia International Airport
Destination Airport Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport
Direct Airline Air India, United Airlines, Turkish Airlines, Emirates
Minimum Round-Trip Ticket Price* $480

Cheap Flights from NY to Mumbai


Flight Frequency

Average Flight Price*

Ticket Search

Air India

3 days a week



United Airlines

3 days a week



Turkish Airlines

3 days a week




3 days a week



*Round Trip flight prices were found at time of posting and are subject to change. Be sure to do a flight search to check most recent prices.

Flights from New York to Mumbai: Frequently Asked Questions

Is it Safe to Travel to Mumbai?

Mumbai is considered safe for U.S. travelers, but you should exercise caution while visiting a foreign country. Keep your valuables locked up and out of public view as thefts are known to happen. Women should keep their purses close to their body or consider carrying a cross-body bag as "snatch and run" thefts are known to happen on the busy sidewalks and around the airport.

What is the Currency Exchange Rate in Mumbai?

The official currency of India is the Rupee, and Americans enjoy an excellent exchange rate when traveling to Mumbai. Every U.S. Dollar exchanges for 70.54 Rupees in the current market. U.S. Dollars can be exchanged for Rupees at the airport or local currency exchange centers in the city.

Do I Need to Declare Items I Purchase in Mumbai at Customs?

When departing Mumbai, you should be ready to declare expensive jewelry and luxury goods you purchased while visiting India. You will be given an export certificate, so you do not have to pay duties for the items when you return to the United States.

What Airports Can I Depart from in New York?

If you wish to take a direct flight to Mumbai, you should plan to depart from Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) as Air India and United Airlines use this airport for all of their daily non-stop flights to Mumbai. The average flight time for this route is 14 hours and 25 minutes, depending on the weather conditions.

What Airport Should I Land at in Mumbai?

Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport (BOM) is the primary airport serving Mumbai, and is where Air India and United Airlines arrive to for the New York to Mumbai route. BOM is a two-terminal facility that handles over 48 million passengers each year.

What is the Weather like in Mumbai?

Mumbai has a dry and warm desert climate and experiences their hottest months during the winter season in the United States. Local temperatures often exceed 90°F in October-December, and then again in March-June.

US Routes: New York to Mumbai

Air India and United Airlines make daily, non-stop flights from New York to Mumbai. A large number of other airlines also fly this route, but you will have to take a connecting flight, making this nearly 15-hour non-stop trip much longer, with the total outbound trip taking anywhere from 18 to 27 hours on a non-direct flight. These New York to Mumbai flights depart from either Newark, JFK or LaGuardia Airports, with non-stop flights only leaving from Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR). Before leaving for your flight from New York to Mumbai, be sure that you understand the entry requirements for India, and that you have a valid passport that is at least six months away from expiring. You will also need to have a travel visa, which may take up to 5 business days or more to get processed and delivered to you before your travel.

Flights From New York to Mumbai From Newark Liberty

If you decide to fly to Mumbai on a non-stop flight, you will be going to Newark Liberty International Airport. You can get to the airport via NJ Transit or Amtrak trains to the AirTrain, or by bus, taxi, or van service. You should plan on arriving at the airport at least two or three hours before your flight to Mumbai to allow time for checking luggage and going through security lines. There are six different airport lounges you can pay to enter, even if you are an economy class traveler. This can be very helpful if your flight is delayed due to weather or other issues and you need a comfortable spot to sleep or work. These lounges are the American Airlines Admirals Club, the Art & Lounge, Delta Sky Club, and three locations of the United Club. A day pass can range from $35 to $59.

Tips for Travel To Mumbai

The airport in Mumbia is officially known as Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport (BOM). The airport's newest terminal, T2, is beautifully designed to be comfortable, convenient, and artistically pleasing to the eye. Upon arrival at Mumbai from New York, you will move towards immigration to show your passport and transit visa. You will also be required to fill out a Disembarkation Card and present it to officials. There is no ATM at Mumbai airport, so be sure to arrive with some Indian rupees, as most restaurants and taxi drivers will only accept cash. There are many taxis you can hire out of the airport, which is your best mode of transport to your hotel.

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