Mulund is a suburb in North East Mumbai, strategically located at the junction of Thane and Navi Mumbai. Situated near the Sanjay Gandhi National Park, Mulund West is also known as the “Prince of Suburbs”. The well-planned and green suburb of Mulund is divided into two parts - Mulund West and Mulund East. Mulund West is home to several prominent manufacturing companies such as Welcome (Glaxo), Hoechst, Johnson & Johnson and Merind. Engineering companies like Agfa, Gabriel and Richardson Cruddas also have offices in this area. Mulund West is well-connected to Vikhroli IT Park and other industrial hubs located on LBS Marg. Over the years, Mulund West has gained popularity among home buyers mostly due to rapid infrastructural and transportation development.
Mulund West is well-connected through the Lal Bahadur Shastri Marg (LBS Marg) that runs till Sion. The nearest railway station is Mulund Railway Station which lies on the central railway line and connects to major suburbs like Bhandup, Ghatkopar and Vikhroli. BEST, NMMT, VVMT and TMT are major bus services operational in this locality. The business hubs of MIDC, SEEPZ, Powai and Bandra-Kurla Complex are also located within close proximity to Mulund West. The Mulund-Airoli Bridge connects Mulund West with Eastern Expressway, LBS Marg, and Thane.
Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport is about 14 kilometers from Mulund West while the Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Railway Station is approximately 32 kilometers away. BMC has proposed the Goregaon-Mulund Link Road (GMLR) that will serve as an important link between Eastern and Western Express Highways. This 10-kilometre long stretch will begin at Goregaon in the western suburb and will run up to Mulund in the eastern suburb. This road will serve as the link between Jogeshwari-Vikhroli Link Road (JVLR) and the stretch connecting Aarey Colony to Powai, Mulund and Vikhroli.
A number of reputed educational institutions are located in and around Mulund West. These include the Sandip Foundation, Smt. Vidyaben D Gardi High School, Dayanand Vedik Vidyalaya, Lokmanya Tilak English High School and Navbharat Nutan Vidyalaya Mulund. Leading hospitals like Anjali Maternity, Shetty's Endoscopic Surgical Centre and Smt. M T Agarwal Municipal General Hospital are also located in the area. R Mall and Nirmal Lifestyle are the two major shopping malls located in this suburb.