town is situated in Rahata Tahasil in Ahmednagar
District of Maharashtra State (India). In the central
state of Maharashtra on the Indian subcontinent
lies the small village of Shirdi some 200 miles
east of Mumbai (Bombay) and 130 miles north of Pune.
Shirdi is about 285 kms and 6 hours' drive from
is also accessible by rail upto Nashik and Manmad-and
even by air upto pune/Aurangabad - and thence by
road transport. It is a rather dry dusty region
on a plateau several hundred feet above sea level.The
elevation gives it a more even and stable climate
than many places on the lower plains. The summers,
though hot, never become unbearable and the winters,
though cold, never threaten to freeze.
Note : STD CODE - 02423
How to Reach:
Road: Shirdi Can be reached by taking a Bus from
any of cities in Maharashtra State (India). Also
buses to the same cities, depart from the Shirdi
The following stations near Shirdi are used
for railway travelling.
1. Manmad (Junction) 58 Km
2. Kopargaon (Daund-Manmad Line) 16 Km
(Domestic & International)The following
Airports fall near Shirdi.
Aurangabad, Maharashtra State, India (Domestic)
Pune, Maharashtra State, India (Domestic) 215
Mumbai, Maharashtra State, India (Domestic &
International) 282 Km
Shirdi-Mumbai 302 Km 187 mile
Shirdi-Aurangabad 144 Km 90 mile
Shirdi-Manmad 60 Km 37 mile
Shirdi-Pune 205 Km 127 mile
Shirdi-Nashik 123 Km 76 mile
The Sansthan provides accommodation facility, for
the devotees coming from outside of Shirdi, at the
following places. Rooms are allotted to the devotees
on first come first serve basis. No reservation
system is available.Saibaba Bhakta Niwas, Shri Saibaba
Dharmashala No. 1 & 2, Mangal Karyalaya (Marriage
and Services at Shirdi for Tourists:
Reception centres at the S.T. Bus stand.
Medical facilities at well-equipped Sainath Hospital run by the Shirdi Sansthan.
Accommodation of the Sai Baba Sansthan-Bhakti
Niwas, Keshav Mandir, Mangal Karyalaya, Sai Nath
Chhaya, Sai Niwas Guest House, Sai Prasad, Sai
Udyan, Samadhi Mandir, Sevadham, Shanti Niwas.