Mumbai is a place where everything finds the pace itself to get dissolve in the schedule of Mumbaikars. From dusk to down and even in the midnight, everyone is in hurry to reach at their destination. Mumbai is also the financial capital of India and the same is reflected from the lifestyle of rich and poor. And also from the equilibrium which has perfectly been maintained by them since ages. It is a land of dreams and fashion and at least once in their life everyone wants to visit here. No matter for whatever the reason is! But there is other side of Mumbai which is equally important from the tourism point of view.

Presence of some of the highlighted pilgrimage sites like Trayambakeshwar Jyotirlinga in Maharashtra and the close proximity of Mumbai have better caught the religious side of Mumbaikars. Shirdi is one of the most highlighted and most sought after religious destinations in Maharashtra. And going to Shirdi via road is a delight in itself, because of the scenic view and well-connected roads. Though both the places are connected with rail network and roadways also make the travel easy with a rental car.

In recent times Shirdi has been conferred a status of promoted pilgrimage site visited by many tourist including celebs, businessmen, sports persons. Shirdi is a trifling village established in the Ahmadnagar district of Maharashtra. And is located 246 kilometers away from the state capital Mumbai. This temple is basically a Mausoleum of Saint Sai Baba over which the temple is erected. He promoted the propaganda of faith (Shraddha) and Compassion (Saburi). He passionately told all his life that the God is only one and he lives inside the human being.

road trip mumbai to shirdi

Shirdi is sacred home of Sai Baba, and likewise Kabir, he has his sets of devout followers from all religion.

Mumbai is an ideal place to being your journey to this sacred place. The most easy and accessible route to reach Shirdi is via Nashik. Being in Mumbai has its advantage in terms of visiting Shirdi. The best route to Shirdi is via the Nashik highway and it takes nearly six hours to reach Shirdi with a couple of breaks.

Other Travel Information: – The Sai Sansthan Trust in Shirdi ensures that the people who are on low budget can also get to seek the blessings of Sai without being worried about their belongings and lodging needs. They charge a nominal cost of Rs. 3-5 to watch over the belongings of the tourists. Moreover, the lodging is also available here with the nominal cost of INR 50.

Hire a rental car  from Mumbai to Shirdi : 

You can hire a taxi from online car rental firm in Mumbai. While making round trip, it is usually the preferred option mostly chosen by the day trippers. While the train takes more than 9 hours, you can reach Shirdi from Mumbai in less than 6 hours with your car. The average cost of hiring a taxi is Rs. 9 to 12 kilometers depending on the vehicle you choose.

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