Waghbil is situated in the north of Thane West. It is located out of Thane city. Waghbil is nearly 9.9 km away from Thane railway station and has close proximity to NH 42 which is merely 3 km. Earlier, it was a village and outside the Thane limits but now the locality has been added under Thane. Now, it comes under the jurisdiction of Thane Municipal Corporation which takes care of civic works such as water and electricity, drainage system, road and highway, sanitation, etc of the area. Hiranandani Estate, Kasarvadavali, Koliwada, Owale, Dive, Dongripada, Patlipada, Thane West, Haware City, Manpada, etc. are the adjoining localities to Waghbil. Suraj Water Park, the only water park in Thane, situated on Waghbil Naka. Waghbil Road is the only internal road which passes through the centre of the locality and links the locality with NH 42. Some of the key residential projects in Waghbil are One Hiranandani Park, Rosa Manhattan Phase I, Puraniks Skyvilla, Prescon Prestige Silver Oak, Orovia Phase I, Rutu City among others.
The locality of Waghbil has improved transport facilities via road and rail. Waghbil Road is the only arterial road passing through the locality which further links it with NH42.
Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport which is located at a distance of 36.4 km via Eastern Express Highway can be easily accessed in less than an hour.
Kharbav, Bhiwandi Road, Kalva, Thane etc are its nearby railway station. However, Thane Railway Station is the nearest railway station to Waghbil, located at a distance of 13 km via NH48.
TMT and BEST buses run through the locality and connect Waghbil to Mumbai, Navi Mumbai, and Thane.
Suraj Water Park
Elvis Butterfly Garden
Gateway of India
Employment hubs near Waghbil:
TMC Punarvasan Industrial Estate (3.9 km)
Hiranandani Estate (2 km)
ThaneOne Corporate Business IT Park (6 km)
Ashar IT Park (11 km)
Odyssey IT Park (10.6 km)
Hari Om IT Park (17.7 km)
Proposed & Planned Infra:
There are plans to have six new flyovers on Ghodbunder Road for which MMRDA has given its approval.
Under-construction Metro 4 line (Wadala-Ghatkopar-Thane-Kasarvadavali) on Ghodbunder Road.
Factors for past growth:
Its proximity to International Airport along with major IT Parks and industries such as Thane One Corporate Business IT Park, Ashar IT Park, Odyssey IT Park, and TMC Punarvasan Industrial Estate has been a plus point for Waghbil, driving residential demand and development in the locality. A large number of workforce, working in those IT Parks and Industries want to have their residence close to their workplace. As a result, property for rent in Waghbil gets its proposed tenants.
Factors for growth in the future:
There are plans to have six new flyovers on Ghodbunder Road for which MMRDA has given its approval. Under-construction Metro 4 line (Wadala-Ghatkopar-Thane-Kasarvadavali) on Ghodbunder Road is too under construction. All these proposed and under-construction infrastructure will be in place, residential demand will also increase and those who have invested in nearby areas will get good appreciation on their investment.
Infra Development (Social & Physical):
Waghbil possesses best-in-class infrastructural facilities: It has many reputed schools and educational institutions in its vicinity. Some of them are Hiranandani Foundation School, New Horizon Scholars School, Podar International School, Saraswati Vidyalaya High School & Junior College, Orchids The International School, Radcliffe School Thane, Rainbow International School, Universal High School among few.
Healthcare facilities are also good in the locality. Some of the renowned hospitals providing healthcare facilities to the residents of Waghbil are Hiranandani Hospital, Kevalya Hospital, Vedant Hospital, Bethany Hospital, Titan Hospital etc.
The shopping needs of the people cater to by nearby shopping malls These include Korum Mall, R City Mall, Infiniti Mall, R Mall, Big Shopping Centre, Viviana Mall to name a few.