Thane (Thana) was the terminus of the first railway in
India built from Mumbai in 1853. Thane is known for its numerous beautiful
lakes, the most famous being
the Masunda Talao, also known as
Talao Pali. Thane city is governed by
Municipal Corporation which comes under Mumbai Metropolitan Region.
The Thane city is located in Maharashtra state of
India. Also, Thane has excellent infrastructure, including schools,
malls, healthcare, and multiplexes.
Thane is one of the major
districts in Maharashtra state
of western India. Thane
city is also the headquarter of the district. The major areas located near
Thane are Kalyan, Dombivli, Mira, Bhayandar, Bhiwandi, Ulhasnagar, Ambarnath, Kilgaon, Badlapur, Dahanu,
Shahapur, Wada, Vasai, and Virar. Thane, a metropolitan city
of Thane District turned out to be one of
the posh locations in the Indian state of Maharashtra, which is now
acting as a house to some of the best real estate projects not only in
Maharashtra, but also in the world. The
nearest airport is the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport, Mumbai. Once
you get off, you will need to take a taxi or hire a car. The distance to Thane is
about 36 kilometers, the drive can take between 45 to 75 minutes depending on
The best way to get to
Thane from Mumbai using public transport is to take the local train service.
Although Andheri is
the nearest railway station from the airport a better option would be to take
an auto-rikshaw to Kurla or Ghatkopar station and then board any suburban Northbound Local
Suburban train (all local suburban trains halt at Thane) to Thane.