Pune to Mumbai Bus Service

Avg. Bus Duration
Buses depart from
Bus arrives in
Daily Bus Services
2 hours 48 mins

Pune to Mumbai Bus Distance

Earliest Bus
Last Bus
152 km

Pune to Mumbai Bus | Covid-19 Travel Guidelines

If you’re planning to book a bus from Pune to Mumbai, please take a note of Mumbai travel guidelines to avoid any last-minute hassle. The continuous spike of new Covid-19 cases in the state has prompted the Government to issue fresh travel guidelines in order to curb the spread of the virus. In a bid to help the passengers on all the recent travel updates, we have made a comprehensive report of guidelines one needs to check before booking a bus from Pune to Mumbai :

  • For those fully vaccinated against Covid-19, there will be no restrictions for inter-state and intra-state movement.
  • All passengers are suggested to download Aarogya Setu App.
  • It’s compulsory to wear a mask properly all the time while using any public transport.

Pune to Mumbai Bus | Important Things to Note

  • The Pune to Mumbai bus distance is 151.8 kilometres. Buses take between 2 and half hours to over 5 hours to cover this distance.
  • The Pune to Mumbai bus fare starts from Rs. 180 and goes up to Rs. 4,500. It depends on the bus operator, type of bus and time of travel you choose.
  • The first Pune to Mumbai bus departs at 12:15 a.m. and reaches Mumbai at 5:00 a.m. The last bus departs from Pune at 11:59 p.m. and arrives in Mumbai at 5:22 a.m.
  • Popular bus operators that serve buses on the Pune to Mumbai route are Sahyadri Tours and Travels, Neeta Tours and Travels, Shubham Shreenath Travels, IntrCity SmartBus, Paulo Travels, Vaibhav Tours and Travels, Maharaja Paulo Travels, Pavan Express, Falcon Bus and Gurukrupa Tours And Travels, among others.
  • You will get amenities like charging points, USB ports for charging, reading lights, water bottles and Wi-Fi on buses from Mumbai to Pune. Some buses will also have onboard entertainment and reclining seats, and overnight buses may offer pillows and blankets.
  • If you want the best culinary experience in Mumbai, you explore gourmet dishes at top restaurants and visit street food stalls and various street kitchens. When in Mumbai, you must taste delicacies like the batata vada, varan bhat, bheja fry, bombil fry, butter garlic crab, fish and prawn curry, and the infamous Bombay sandwich.
  • The Pune to Mumbai route is popular among tourists. Some of the best tourist attractions in Pune are Parvati Hill, Pashan Lake, Shivneri Fort, Peacock Bay, Lal Mahal, and Shaniwar Wada Palace. When you reach Mumbai, don't forget to explore the Marine Drive, Gateway of India, Elephanta Caves, Haji Ali, Colaba Causeway, Kanheri Caves, Juhu Beach, and other major destinations.
  • If you book a bus ticket from Pune to Mumbai from the redBus app or site, you are guaranteed to have a safe journey. A live tracking link will be provided for Pune to Mumbai sleeper buses and other buses. You can share this link and use it to track your journey. Customer support is available round-the-clock, and you can also call on the emergency contact number. The buses are safe with emergency exits, fire extinguishers, and CCTV surveillance.

Cancellation & Rescheduling of Pune to Mumbai Bus Tickets

redBus offers easy cancellation and rescheduling of Pune to Mumbai bus tickets. You can use your account on the redBus app or site or call the customer care number to cancel or reschedule. However, it is essential to note that a refund upon cancellation is subject to the terms and conditions stated in your booking details. Rescheduling is also only available for select tickets and depends on the bus operators.

Usually, you will not receive a refund of the service charge when you cancel. When rescheduling, you should also check if there is a difference in the Pune to Mumbai bus ticket price and pay that to confirm the new ticket.

Pune to Mumbai Bus Timings & Fare

Bus Operator First Bus Last Bus Duration  
MSRTC 00:20 23:55 8 hrs 22 mins VIEW PRICE
Prasanna Purple Mobility Solutions Pvt Ltd 04:00 22:00 13 hrs 5 mins VIEW PRICE
VRL Travels 03:00 23:00 16 hrs 15 mins VIEW PRICE
Neeta Tours and Travels 00:15 23:01 17 hrs 30 mins VIEW PRICE
Gujarat Travels 02:10 23:25 13 hrs 2 mins VIEW PRICE

Useful Information on Bus from Pune to Mumbai

The Pune to Mumbai bus journey is smoothly covered in 9 hours. The time to travel is dependent on India’s traffic, roads and climatic conditions. There are operators running their buses between Pune to Mumbai bringing necessary travel convenience for several people in India. All buses are driven by experienced drivers ensuring safety during journey.

How to book a bus on redBus from Pune to Mumbai?

A bus from Pune to Mumbai is a popular choice among people travelling this route. You can easily book a Pune to Mumbai bus travel ticket on the redBus website or mobile application.

The steps to book tickets with redBus are as follows:

  • On the homepage, enter Pune in the ‘From’ and Mumbai in the ‘To’ sections. Click on the ‘Search Buses’ button after selecting a date for your bus journey.
  • Select a bus from among all the available Pune to Mumbai buses. You can also filter buses from a particular operator on redBus. If you are looking for MSRTC Shivneri bus from Pune to Mumbai, you can choose the MSRTC bus operator filter.
  • Select a seat from the seat layout and then choose your boarding & drop-off points.
  • Enter the contact information and passenger details on the next pages and click ‘Proceed to Pay’.
  • Complete the online payment to confirm your booking. You can also apply a coupon code (if available) while booking Pune to Mumbai bus tickets with redBus.

redBus will send your e-ticket/M-ticket via mail or SMS on the successful confirmation of your booking. You can contact the redBus customer support executive for any queries related to your bus from Pune to Mumbai.

Mumbai, the city that never sleeps, has a lot of tourist attractions. Some of the prominent tourist spots in Mumbai are Elephanta Caves, Gateway of India, Marine Drive, Juhu Beach, Bandra-Worli Sea Link, etc.

Pune to Mumbai bus price and distance

The road distance from Pune to Mumbai is around 150 KM, and more than 50 operators service this route. The fastest bus on this route takes about 1 hour while the longest time taken by a bus to cover this route is around 5 hours.

More than 200 buses ply on this route every day with the bus fare starting from INR 300. The highest fare for a bus from Pune to Mumbai is INR 4000. The ticket prices change based on various factors such as bus type, bus operators, etc.

Pune to Mumbai Bus

Things to Know About Pune

The Maharashtra city of Pune is the second largest city of the state and is situated around 170 km away from Mumbai. Pune is known to have a rich history and is also the eighth largest metropolitan city of the country. The city was once the main power centre of the Maratha Empire. In India’s educational sphere, Pune is a big name which led to it being named the “Oxford of the East”. This part of the country is developing by the minute and is currently quite popular as an important industrial hub as well. Some tourist locations recommended to check out in the region are Dagadusheth Halwai Ganapati Temple, Osho Commune International, Sinhagad Fort and Shaniwar Wada.

Useful Links

Pune Bus 

Maharashtra Travel Guidelines 

Things to Know About Mumbai

Sixth among the world’s top ten commercial centers, Mumbai generates 5% of India"s GDP. Apart from having leading financial Institutions and many business conglomerates it also is the headquarter of Indian Entertainment Industry, with bollywood stars residing there which is also an attraction for tourists. Business opportunities, as well as the potential for a higher standard of living, attract migrants and it’s rightly called “The City of Dreams”. Though the best time to visit is between November and February, tourists visit all the year round .Mumbai"s culture offers a cosmopolitan lifestyle with a variety of food, entertainment and the city rarely sleeps at night.

Useful Links

Mumbai Bus 

Maharashtra Travel Guidelines 

Book a Return Bus From Mumbai to Pune

If this isn’t a one-way journey, you can book your return tickets from Mumbai to Pune with ease. With a plethora of operators servicing this route, choose a bus that best meets your needs and requirements. You can even use the filter option to arrange the bus operators according to your preferred choice such as duration of travel, fare, seats available, etc. So, what are you waiting for? Book your Mumbai to Pune bus tickets with redBus.

Operators Serving on Pune to Mumbai Bus Route

A number of prominent operators ply buses from Pune to Mumbai ensuring punctuality and safety for its passengers. Major operators offering various kinds of bus services are:

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    What is the scheduled time of the first bus from Pune to Mumbai airport?

    A: MSTC buses from Pune to Mumbai airport operates throughout the day. Shivneri luxury buses are comfortable and fast. The first bus from Swargate to Mumbai airport starts at 5 am and the last service starts at 11 pm. The frequency is quite good, one bus every hour.

    7. Can I use a virtual ticket? Or do I need a printed ticket?

    A: There are two scenarios where you have booking confirmation mail/ message with you. In this case, you need to collect a boarding pass from the agency. The other scenario is where you have a confirmed ticket with you and in this case, you can just show the e-ticket. Most of the travels do not ask for hard copies unless specified otherwise.

    Which is the most comfortable bus service to travel from Pune to Mumbai?

    A: If you are looking for comfortable bus services, then you can choose Shivneri Bus Services. Shivneri buses offer luxury travel experience with aircon, televisions, Wi-Fi and other entertainment facilities. However, the ticket charges are on the higher side, but if you are looking for comfort, then it is worth to pay the premium price.

    What ID can I use to book Pune to Mumbai bus tickets?

    A: You can use any of your government photo ID to book tickets. That includes your passport, Aadhar card, voter’s ID, PAN card or student ID. Your office ID, especially if you work for a private company, is not considered valid by most of the travel services.

    Which is the best way to book tickets online to travel from Pune to Mumbai

    A: While booking tickets online, you need to make sure that the service provider is reliable. This helps you avoid events like cancellations of trips, bad service, or late arrivals. Also, you will get good deals if you book tickets through reputed travel partners. redBus offers incredible deals for Pune to Mumbai trip. You may use the promo code to avail up to 50% discount on the ticket prices.

    How long will it take to travel by bus from Pune to Mumbai?

    A: Distance from Pune to Mumbai (Dadar) is about 150 km. On average, it takes 3 hours and 30 minutes to reach Mumbai from Pune by bus. There could be some changes depending on the traffic, road conditions and climate. It also depends upon the bus service you select. The fastest and safest service is provided by Shivneri, MSTC.

    Pune to Mumbai Bus Types

    Various types of buses serving passengers from Pune to Mumbai ensuring safety and comfort. A few bus services are:

    • A/C Sleeper (2+1)
    • A/C Seater / Sleeper (2+1)
    • Bharat Benz A/C Sleeper (2+1)
    • NON A/C Sleeper (2+1)
    • A/C Seater (2+2)
    • NON A/C Seater / Sleeper (2+1)
    • Volvo Multi-Axle Sleeper A/C (2+1)
    • Volvo A/C Seater / Sleeper (2+1)
    • Volvo Multi-Axle A/C Seater/Sleeper (2+1)
    • NON A/C Seater Push Back (2+2)
    • NON A/C Seater (2+2)
    • A/C Semi Sleeper / Sleeper (2+1)
    • A/C Semi Sleeper (2+2)
    • A/C Sleeper (2+2)
    • Benz A/C Sleeper (2+1)
    • Benz A/C Seater (2+2)
    • A/C Seater Push Back (2+2)
    • Luxura A/C Sleeper (2+1)
    • Volvo Multi-Axle I-Shift B11R Semi Sleeper (2+2)
    • Volvo Multi-Axle I-Shift A/C Sleeper (2+1)
    • Scania AC Multi Axle Sleeper (2+1)
    • Volvo A/C Sleeper (2+1)
    • Volvo A/C (2+2)
    • Bharat Benz A/C Seater (2+2)
    • Volvo Multi-Axle A/C Semi Sleeper (2+2)
    • A/C Seater (2+1)
    • Volvo Multi-Axle A/C Sleeper (2+1)
    • Scania Multi-Axle A/C Semi Sleeper (2+2)
    • Volvo Multi-Axle A/C Semisleeper (2+2)
    • NON A/C Push Back (2+2)
    • Volvo A/C Semi Sleeper (2+2)
    • Bharat Benz A/C Seater (2+1)
    • Corona A/C Sleeper (2+1)
    • NON A/C Seater PushBack (2+2)
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