Goregaon East is a suburb of Mumbai city, in the Mumbai Suburban district of India. It has a railway station on the Mumbai suburban railway on the Western Line. An extension of the Harbour Line was completed in 2018 because of which it has regular trains to CSMT on the Central line. The station currently has seven platforms, two of which are new harbor-line platforms, and were expanded as a part of the Harbour Line extension (under MUTP 2) from Andheri. The expansion, involving two additional platforms and an elevated deck with passenger amenities (on the western side of the existing station) has been completed in 2018.
The area is home to diverse flora and fauna. Owing to the rapid urbanization(mainly due to the construction of metro lines and growing population of Mumbai: Goregaon which was once merely a hilly forest region is now a crowded suburb of Mumbai.
Those staying in Goregaon benefit from being located close to some of the top attractions in Mumbai, in particular, the city's nature hotspots. Powai Lake is one of these hotspots, drawing in a huge number of tourists and locals every day.