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The Best Way to Get to Dombivli
For a quick guide how to get to and from this Mumbai suburb, use these few Dombivli getting there tips. Dombivli lies in an important transportation point and is an important stop in the Central Railway. This makes it easier for fast-growing cities like Mumbai and Thane to travel to a quieter Dombivli in just a few minutes.Take the Train
Since Dombivli is an important stop in the train transport, a fast or slow train will most likely pass and stop through Dombivli regularly. Depending on where you're coming from, the train is the fastest way to Dombivli. From CST, it will take about 40 minutes to get to Dombivli via fast train. From the western suburbs, it will take about an hour and 30 minutes to get to Dombivli station via fast train on the Powai-Airoli-Shilphata route.Drive There
If you don’t or can’t take the train, the next best option is to drive to Dombivli. There are many routes from the western suburbs. From the Western Express Highway, go to the JVLR (Jogeshwari-Vikroli Link Road), then to the Eastern Express Highway. Head to Mulund and then Thane. Pass through the outskirts of Thane unto the Nashik Bypass Road. From there, go straight for Kalyan, where you will reach Dombivli. This is just one of several driving route options.
Getting to Dombivli is not much of a problem. Yes, the city hasn't had a fair share of highways, but a State Highway connecting Kalyan, Ambarnath and Ulhasnagar to Mumbai passes through the outskirts of the city. By Air : Mumbai is the nearest domestic and international airport, about 50kms from Dombivli. By Rail : Dombivli is one of the most important suburban railway stations on the Mumbai Suburban ( Central Railway ) line. However, long-distance trains do not halt at the station. The nearest major train station is Kalyan Junction, 6 kms from Dombivli or Thane ( district HQ ) - 15 kms. All suburban(fast and slow) trains from Mumbai CST marked as DL, K, A, BL, TL, S, KP, AN, N halt at Dombivli. There are special Dombivli trains from Mumbai CST and Dadar. By Road : The Kalyan Shil Road connects Dombivli to the rest of the places. KDMT ( Kalyan Dombivli Municipal Transport ) provides Government bus services to Kalyan. NMMT ( NaviMumbai Municipal Transport ) provides bus services to various suburbs of Navi - Mumbai.