Department of Astronomy and Astrophysics
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
Homi Bhabha Road, Colaba
Fax: 91-22-2280 4610/4611
Tel: 91-22-2278 2000 / 2618
How to reach TIFR
The nearest train stations are Churchgate and Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (Also known as CST and VT). Both these stations are around 5km from TIFR. Institute buses ply between TIFR and these stations on a regular basis. You can also hire a cab to Navy Nagar, which is where TIFR is located.
TIFR has a regular bus service to and from the CST and Churchgate railway stations. You can also take a city bus to the Navy Nagar bus stand, which is ~100m from TIFR. If you are travelling from the train stations, take the bus number 137 from Churchgate, or one of 3,11 and 125 from CST.
TIFR is around 30km from Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport, Mumbai. Take a cab from the airport to TIFR. Alternately, the nearest railway stations to the airport are Ville Parle and Santa Cruz, both of which are connected to Churchgate as well as CST through regular trains.