The cheapest times to fly from BOM to CID are

  • January 22nd to June 10th (except the weeks of April 23rd and May 14th)
  • September 24th to November 25th (except the week of October 29th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from BOM to CID is mid February. Prices can be as high as $1860 for Sunday flights during mid August, or as low as $869 for Tuesday flights around mid February.


When to Fly to Cedar Rapids

Flying from Mumbai (BOM) to Cedar Rapids/Iowa City, IA (CID) will usually cost between $991 to $1650 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid February with an average ticket price of $1041. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid August, with an average price of $1689. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $648 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1233 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BOM to CID flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the BOM to CID route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

BOM to CID Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BOM to CID flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Mumbai. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Cedar Rapids, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Mumbai. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $164 (12%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1141. Return trip prices are from the CID to BOM flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from BOM to CID can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 35 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from BOM to CID while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Dane County Regional-Truax Field Airport (MSN) in Madison, WI

  • 149 miles (240 km) away from CID
  • Usually 16.43% less expensive than CID
  • 1-layover flights available

See BOM to MSN flights

Destination alternative #2: Des Moines International Airport (DSM) in Des Moines, IA

  • 103 miles (166 km) away from CID
  • Usually 9.66% less expensive than CID
  • 1-layover flights available

See BOM to DSM flights

Destination alternative #3: Rochester International Airport (RST) in Rochester, MN

  • 145 miles (233 km) away from CID
  • Usually 1.58% less expensive than CID
  • 2-layover flights available

See BOM to RST flights


Flight Hacking BOM to CID

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from BOM to CID — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Minneapolis, MN (BOM > MSP > CID)

  • Price for both tickets: $1180
  • Average savings: $53 (4.3%)

See BOM to IST flights

Hack #2: Istanbul (BOM > IST > CID)

  • Price for both tickets: $1221
  • Average savings: $12 (0.93%)

See BOM to MSP flights

Hack #3: Chicago, IL (BOM > ORD > CID)

  • Price for both tickets: $1229
  • Average savings: $3 (0.26%)

See BOM to ORD flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from BOM to CID? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Air India, American, British Airways, Delta, Etihad, Iberia, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from The Eastern Iowa Airport to Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8109 miles or 13050 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from BOM to CID?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BOM to CID flight is about 15 hour 35 minutes.

How many flights go between Mumbai and Cedar Rapids/Iowa City, IA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 18 available flights from BOM to CID.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code BOM
Origination airport name Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport
City Mumbai
Country India
Latitude 19.1
Longitude 72.9

Return Airport

Destination code CID
Destination airport name The Eastern Iowa Airport
City Cedar Rapids/Iowa City, IA
Country the United States
Latitude 41.9
Longitude -91.7


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