Goregaon West is an upscale locality and suburb in the western part of Mumbai, the capital
of Maharashtra. The locality was once a hilly forest region, but it has transformed into a
crowded residential and commercial area due to urbanisation. Goregaon has many research
institutes and educational institutes, which makes it famous amongst students. According to
the 2011 census, the population of Goregaon West was 211,489, which has now risen.
The set for the famous show 'Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah' is located in Goregaon. It is also known for the Film city, where most Bollywood and Marathi movies are shot.
The main seasons in Goregaon West are Summer, Monsoon and Winter. Winters are mostly warm. In summers, the temperature rises to an average of 33°C. Goregaon experiences heavy to moderate rain throughout the monsoon.
Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport, being at 51kms distance, is the nearest airport to Goregaon west. The airport primarily hosts international flights and domestic flights from major cities in India like New Delhi, Bangalore, Kolkata, Hyderabad and Jaipur. You can take a train, bus or hire a cab to reach Goregaon from the airport.
The Goregaon Railway Station on the western line of Mumbai Suburban Railway is the nearest railway station to Goregaon west. The station has 7 platforms, two of which are new harbour-line platforms and 8 tracks. It connects Goregaon West to major cities like New Delhi, Nagpur, Raipur, Bangalore, Jaipur, Chennai, Hyderabad and Indore through the means of weekly trains. The station also has regular trains that reach the nearby localities, including Bandra, Church Gate, Mawal and Juhu.
National Highway 753 passes through Goregaon West and reaches Savner and Arjuni Morgaon in East and West, making it easy for people to get to the locality. Goregaon Bus Station and Goregaon Depot are the bus stops in Goregaon west. The State Roadways Authority of Mumbai manages these. There is also a facility for local buses.
The nearest branch of Agarwal Packers and Movers is approximately 10 km away and takes around 22 minutes to reach Goregaon West. The proximity makes customers call in to use their services.
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