Khar, a popular suburb of Mumbai, lies in the south of Santa Cruz and north of Bandra. Divided into Khar East and West, it is a prime location which houses many schools, eateries and shopping centres, etc. 'Khar' in Marathi comes from the word ‘khara’, meaning salty. Basically, the Khar area was earlier marshlands of sea water, and hence derived this name. Though Khar East still is crowded and not developed, Khar West is one of the prime, sought-after and highly-rated localities in Mumbai today. Having said that Khar West is still a very peaceful and green locality and property prices are very high.

It is home to Mumbai’s rich and elite who desire serene surroundings. The area has a few beaches too and houses one of the city's most famous churches. The famous Linking Road boasts some of the best street shopping in Mumbai. Khar is also home to many popular Bollywood celebrities, tycoons and industrialists. Notable personalities include Aamir Khan, Karisma Kapoor, Ashutosh Gowarikar, Ranveer Singh, and John Abraham. The union minister of railways, Mr. Suresh Prabhu also stays in Khar. Besides this, Shahrukh Khan’s office and Gauri Khan’s production house is also located here.

Educational Institutions in and around Khar West:

The following are some of the notable educational institutions located in and around Khar West:

  • ST Elias High School
  • Khar Education Society's College of Commerce & Economics.
  • M.M. Pupils B.P.M. High School
  • Sacred Heart Boys School
  • Kamla High School and Jr. College
  • R.V. Technical high School
  • Bloomingdales High School (Pre-primary and Primary) / Jasudben M. L. High School (ICSE)

Companies in the neighbourhood:

Looking for a job in Khar West area? The good news is that there are many companies and corporates like the following, which offer excellent employment opportunities:

  • Campbell Shipping Private Limited
  • Vedha Productions Pvt Ltd (Corporate Filmmakers)
  • Troika Web Designing Company in Khar
  • Aamir Khan Productions Pvt Vaswani Estates Developers Mahindra Retail
  • Mahindra Retail
  • Aamir Khan Productions Pvt. Ltd.

Shopping and Entertainment

Khar is a bustling area, located very close to high-end residential areas like Bandra and Pali Hill. Being one of the most sought after localities in Mumbai, it has many shopping destinations, pubs and lounges, hotels, clubs and restaurants for entertainment. Khar West also offers its residents the choicest of various shopping options, departmental stores, entertainment options and other conveniences. There are also various religious places to visit like the following:

  • Shankar Mandir
  • Maruai Devi Mandir
  • Ahimsa Bhawan Jain Sthanak on 14A Road.
  • Jain Temple at 5th Road.
  • Shree Siddhivinayak Devastan
  • Digamber Jain Temple
  • St.Vincent De Paul Church, Khar.
  • Ghanteshwar Mandir Khar west
  • Rama Krishna Mission 12th Road Khar west
  • Gayatri Mandir 12th Road Khar west
  • Ram Mandir 12th Road Khar west
  • Guru Gangeshwar Dham 6th Road Khar west
  • Khatwari Darbar Linking Road Khar west
  • Khar Markaz Masjid Old Khar, Khar west
  • Shri Guru Singh Sabha Gurudwara Station Road Khar west

Other Amenities

Medical facilities such as Mahavir Hospital on Ahimsa Marg, Hinduja Hospital, Ram Krishna Mission Hospital and Beams Hospital can take care of any medical emergencies and healthcare needs you might have.


  • The proximity to the railway lines, western highway, international airport and Bandra Kurla Complex, make Khar West a very viable commercial spot.
  • If you are flying to Mumbai and need to travel to Khar West, Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport is just 5.4 kms or 27 minutes away.
  • Khar West is serviced by the Khar Road railway station, which is a part of the Mumbai Suburban Railway network. So travelling by train isn’t a problem at all.
  • Several buses to various places within and outside Mumbai ply from time to time.

Moving to Khar West? Few things to keep in mind:

  • As this locality is very populated and close to city's domestic and international airports, you must avoid peak office and usual rush hours.
  • Though the locality is known as one of the most elite and happening residential places, you must know that it is expensive to buy a flat or rent a property here.
  • In addition, if you want your movement to the city to be smooth, it surely requires careful planning and execution; and that’s where you need an efficient and professional packing and moving company.

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