Newark, the largest city in New Jersey, is one of the major shipping, air and rail hubs of the state. It is home to several renowned universities and many global corporations. Both leisure and business travellers as well as students regularly visit this city. Those on a leisure tour should definitely explore its attractions, including Prudential Center, John Ballantine House, Branch Brook Park, Military Park, New Jersey Performing Arts Center and Wars of America.
If you are planning to visit this city from India, then one of the options for you could be Mumbai to Newark flights; though services from other Indian cities are also available.
Flight Options About 14 international carriers, including United Airlines, Virgin Atlantic, British Airways, Jet Airways, Air India, Emirates, Lufthansa and Air Canada offer 37 daily flights from Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (BOM) to Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR). The highest number of flights on this route is operated by United Airlines. On an average, 4277 seats are offered from BOM to EWR on a weekly basis.
The aerial distance between these two cities is approximately 12540 km. The minimum time taken to cover this distance by a non-stop flight is 16 hours 15 minutes, and this service is offered by Air India. The maximum time a connecting service takes to do the same is 27 hours 6 minutes.
Average Cost All the 14 airlines operating on this route have a different pricing depending on the seating class as well as the departure day and time. The average price of a ticket from BOM to EWR is INR 72417. The minimum fare on offer for this route is INR 48852 while the maximum being INR 278360. The airfare for this route reaches its highest in January as it is the busiest month to travel from Mumbai to this city while the pricing takes a dip in the least busy month of April. On leading travel websites, you can find more about these pricing besides availing their airfare deals and discounts.
Flight Schedule The first non-stop flight scheduled from BOM to EWR is at 12:10 am, and it is operated by United Airlines. The next scheduled services are offered by Air India at 01:30 am and Jet Airways at 02:20 am. The first connecting service is also offered by United Airlines, and it is scheduled at 01:20 am. The last service of the day is scheduled at 11:20, and it is offered by United Airlines. About 50 per cent of flights on this route leave from BOM during evening hours and reach EWR during morning hours.
Other Options In case you do not get air tickets directly to Newark, then as an alternative you can book tickets for its nearby airports. LaGuardia Airport (LGA) lies at a distance of 38 km from EWR while John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) lies about 69 km away. There are two other alternative options available, including Atlantic City International Airport and Philadelphia International Airport. By availing a taxi ride, you can easily reach Newark from these airports.