“Your 2023 journey to Navi Mumbai, Dharamtar, Khanderi, and other remote locations with the launch of Water Taxi Speedboat Services started On February 2022, as the speedboats & Catamarans are ready for public travel services.
Below are detailed routes (Operating & Upcoming) like Mumbai Domestic Cruise Terminal (DCT) to CBD Belapur Jetty, JNPT, Karanja & Dharamtar Jetty, Nerul, Khanderi island, and more as planned.
More about Boat timings, Booking options, Fares, Rules, and Contact details.”
Water Taxi Speedboats Routes & Fares
As of 2023, All the Water taxis are operated by West Coast Marine Yacht Service Pvt Ltd licensed by MMB (Maharashtra Maritime Board) & MBPT (Mumbai Port Trust). See also M2M Car ferry.
Shared & private water taxi services start from Mumbai at Domestic Cruise Terminal (DCT), Princess Dock, Mumbai Port Trust, Mazgaon, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400009.
Below are the 5 operating routes & their fares as of the date (i.e January 2023) and more routes and taxi services are expected in the future. Per person fare for individual routes may change from time to time, Kindly confirm with officials:
- CBD Belapur Jetty to DCT: Travel time 35 minutes. Total 12 seatings available costing Rs.14520 Per person.
- DCT to JNPT: Travel time 25 minutes. Shared & Private services are available, Cost as of date are Rs.12000 (Privately Booked Water Taxi) & Rs.800 per person on Sharing basis. JNPT to DCT rates are the same as detailed.
- DCT to Elephanta: Travel Time 25 minutes. Costing Rs.12000 per head. As of date, No Shared routes seen. Private & Group bookings available.
- Belapur to Elephanta (Private Water Taxi): Travel Time 30 minutes. As of date, Only Private / Group bookings are available. No Shared water taxi rides as seen. Cost Rs.7920.
- Belapur to Elephanta (Shared Water Taxi): Travel Time 30 minutes. It is a shared taxi Costing Rs.660 per person.
- Elephanta to Belapur (Shared Water Taxi): Travel Time 30 minutes. It is a shared taxi Costing Rs.660 per person.
- DCT to Dharamtar Jetty (Raigarh, Alibaug) : Travel Time 55 minutes. As of date, Only Private / Group bookings are available. No Shared water taxi rides as seen. Cost Rs.24000. (Started in February 2022, THIS ROUTE SEEMS NON OPERATIONAL NOW)
- DCT to Karanja Jetty (Uran): Travel Time 45 minutes. As of date, No Shared routes seen. Private & Group bookings available at cost of Rs.18000.(Started in February 2022, THIS ROUTE SEEMS NON OPERATIONAL NOW)
- Upcoming Routes: Possible upcoming routes from DCT Mumbai are Nerul, Elephanta, Revas & Alibaug Khanderi island.
Navi Mumbai Services Highlights
- On 17th February 2022: Total 8 Boats, of which 7 Speedboats & 1 Catamaran.
- Monthly Pass: Mumbai to Navi Mumbai Belapur Rs.12000.
- Service Timings: 8:30 Am to 7:00 Pm. Daily.
- Speedboat Capacity: 12 seating for small size & large size 20 people. Catamaran capacity is 56 Passengers
- Shared & Private Hiring: Available for Private / group booking or shared service also available on selected routes.
- Speedboat Security: These Speedboats have 2 engines that boosts the speed. Expert team with security features like fire extinguishers, Life Jackets are available in all the boats and service routes.
- Other Facilities: To avoid sunrays, roof canopies are available in the seating area.
- Bookings: Kindly Refer the official website for current cost & online booking & contact options.
- Office Address: 1st Floor, Doli Chamber Near Strand Cinema, Colaba Mumbai, Maharashtra, 400005 India.
Taxi Services Terms & Rules
Although the Terms of services & rules change from time to time (Kindly Contact officials), Below are some initial rules to be kept in mind :
- Reach before half an hour of ride timings booked as the boat entry gates close before 10 minutes.
- Carry a valid photo id, and mask and maintain social distancing.
- 10 Kg valid luggage (Non-Restricted articles & luggage) allowed per passenger. Rs.1000 per Kg extra when exceeds.
- No cancellation & Refund allowed on the Passenger side. Speedboat or Catamaran water taxi operators may re-schedule or cancel due to valid reasons like climate and in such cases, refunds are possible if the Passenger demands.
Head Office Contact Addres
- 1st Floor, Doli Chamber Near Strand Cinema,
- Colaba Mumbai, Maharashtra, 400005 India : 9137299898
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