In order to make your travel a little more comfortable, allow us to help you with some travel details to MRA Centre - Asia Plateau, Panchgani. Panchgani is a hill station and it is well connected to important cities like Pune (about 100 km) and Mumbai (about 263 km).
Major international airport close to Panchgani is Mumbai Chatrapati Shivaji International airport that is connected to all major cities in India and many cities abroad. Lohegaon, Pune airport is another close airport to the hill station.
Panchgani does not have a railway station. Pune Jn (PUNE) is the nearest railway train station which is situated at about 100 kms near to Panchgani and is well connected to Mumbai. Pune is also well connected to all other cities in India by rail.
Both bus and taxi services are available from Pune to Panchgani as well as Mumbai to Panchgani. While bus may take 5-6 hours to reach Panchgani from Mumbai, it takes taxi or car 5 hours to reach. Pre-paid taxi services are available from Pune to Panchgani which costs about Rs 3000.
Panchgani is well connected by Maharashtra State Road Transport public bus services. Regular bus services are available from Pune to Panchgani. Super fast and Deluxe AC buses are also available in this route. Bus fare is about Rs 300.
Buses are the most convenient way of reaching Panchgani directly from Mumbai. Taking a non AC sleeper bus (private) will cost you around Rs 300 to Rs 450 and an AC Volvo will cost you around Rs 500 to Rs 650. You can book your tickets online at the website of RedBus with no Booking fees.