In general, September is the cheapest month to fly from United Kingdom to Mumbai. Due to it being the ‘off-season’ during this time, you can expect flight prices to be around £428. If you’re not able to fly to Mumbai in September, then March is your next best option. Flight prices from United Kingdom to Mumbai during March average around £431.
In general, most travellers find the cheapest time to book a flight to Mumbai is about 41 days prior to their departure date, when tickets on average are £522. However, flight prices might be lower outside of this timeframe. For example, people recently found flights to Mumbai from United Kingdom for as low as £351 on momondo.
The cheapest day to depart from United Kingdom to Mumbai is on a Tuesday. Travellers who choose to depart for Mumbai on a Tuesday will often find tickets for as low as £487. On the other hand, Saturday is the most expensive day to depart from United Kingdom because it is more convenient for both business and leisure travellers. As a result, prices tend to be around £554.
Flying to Mumbai from United Kingdom in the morning is the least expensive time of day to depart. momondo users have found prices as low as £505 when looking at flights departing in the morning. Try not to purchase tickets in the evening because they tend to be around £532. Of course, these prices can vary depending on the time of year and what airport you fly to.
If your plan is to spend time at Juhu Beach while visiting Mumbai, momondo recommends you plan your trip for January, February, or March when the temperatures are typically higher and the chance of rain is low.
Currently, India travel restrictions include travel to Mumbai. India has suspended all flights into the country until at least May 31, 2020. Certain categories of Indian nationals and residents may enter the country on repatriation flights arranged by Ministry of Civil Aviation. Other exceptions exist for air cargo flights that carry goods for trade or essential goods and supplies, and their crew members, helpers, cleaners, etc. All travelers are required to undergo mandatory quarantine for 14 days upon arrival in India. If you are planning to travel to Mumbai at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.