You can travel to Alibaug by sea. We recommend you to travel by sea as it will make your trip more memorable. An early morning ride or late afternoon ride is recommended.

 Please find below the ferry departure timings from Gateway of India, Mumbai.

Ferry Services to Alibag operate from the Gateway of India, Mumbai. The ferry services start from 6 am and continue to 6 pm. They are also the best way to get the Alibag because of the thrill to travel by sea route. The ferry will take you to Mandwa Jetty. From there the service provider will take you to Alibaug in a bus (the bus fare for the road commutation is included in the original fare. So you do not have to to pay anything extra).

When you get down at Alibaug, catch a rickshaw and ask for Ramnath Lake (Tale). Turn left opposite tale, after 'Jalaram' building. You will see our bungalow signs just before you reach the spot.
The ferry services are suspended during the rainy season. Please check before you plan at the contact numbers given in the table below.

By car
If you are traveling in a car from Mumbai, you take the Mumbai-Goa Highway. The road is through Karnala, where you can take a short stop and visit the Karnala Bird Santuary. You follow the highway till Wadkhal Naka and then divert by taking the road to the right. About 45 minutes travel from this diversion will get you to Alibaug town

By Bus
State Transport buses ply to Alibaug throughout the day. The frequency of the buses is also very good. Alibaug can be reached from major cities like Thane, Pune, Kolhapur, Nashik, Aurangabad etc. From Mumbai, you can board the bus at Mumbai Central, Parel, Dadar, Borivali, Chembur & Mulund.

Ferry Service from Mumbai
Gateway of India to Mandva - Alibag
Service PNP Maldar Ajanta
  8.15* 8.30 6.15
  10.15* 10.45 7.15
  12.15* 13.15 7.45*
  14.15* 15.30 9.15
  16.15* 17.45 10.00
  18.30* - 11.30
  - - 12.30
  - - 12.45*
  - - 14.00
  - - 15.00
  - - 16.00
  - - 17.00
  - - 17.30
Mumbai Contact No. 2288 5220 / 2288 5221 2282 9695 / 2282 3841 2202 6364 / 2202 3585
Type AC Catamaran Launch Launch / Boat
Please note :
  • Timings are given by the service providers.
  • Since service plying depends on the weather, please check the services on the day of the journey on contact number provided.
  • The services marked with * have air-conditioning, as per the service provider.
  • The ferry fare includes the fare for bus service from Mandva jetty to Alibag town. You are not required to pay separately for bus service.