The cheapest times to fly from CID to BOM are
- January 8th to April 29th (except the weeks of March 5th and April 16th)
- September 3rd to November 25th
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 CID to BOM is late October to early November. Prices can be as high as $1979 for Saturday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $1039 for Tuesday flights around late October to early November.
When to Fly to Mumbai
Flying from Cedar Rapids/Iowa City, IA (CID) to Mumbai (BOM) will usually cost between $1057 to $1822 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October to early November with an average ticket price of $1075. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $1804. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $729 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1179 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CID to BOM flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the CID to BOM route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the CID to BOM flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Cedar Rapids. 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. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Mumbai, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Cedar Rapids. 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 $1261. Return trip prices are from the BOM to CID flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from CID to BOM 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.
Flight Hacking CID to BOM
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 CID to BOM — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $996
- Average savings: $183 (15.52%)
- Price for both tickets: $1128
- Average savings: $52 (4.37%)
- Price for both tickets: $1169
- Average savings: $10 (0.85%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from CID to BOM? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 21 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Air India, American, ANA, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Cathay Pacific, Delta, Ethiopian, Etihad, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport to The Eastern Iowa Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 8109 miles or 13050 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from CID to BOM?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop CID to BOM flight is about 15 hour 35 minutes.
How many flights go between Cedar Rapids/Iowa City, IA and Mumbai?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 65 available flights from CID to BOM.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||The Eastern Iowa Airport|
|City||Cedar Rapids/Iowa City, IA|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport|
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