CBD Belapur is the third most developed node of Navi Mumbai after Vashi and Nerul. CBD Belapur is a node of Navi Mumbai, with a fairly vibrant Central Business District that is moving some of the economy out of congested central Mumbai into the hinterland. Belapur is also one of the largest assembly constituencies from this region. CBD Belapur has been growing since the 1990s, and is now home to colleges as well as a number of technology businesses.
CBD Belapur is an acronym of Central Business District, Belapur. It was designed and developed in order to promote businesses. The Reserve Bank of India maintains a branch office at CBD Belapur. This area is one of the fastest developing region in Navi Mumbai in terms of new residential and commercial construction projects. CBD Belapur is well connected to Mumbai through train and BEST buses. It had Sea Link for traveling to Elephanta Caves from Sector 11.Now there are two hovercraft's sitting there.
A passenger boat service operated by Oceana Marine Services, under the authorisation of Maharashtra Maritime Board, now runs every morning between the floating jetty at Belapur and Elephanta Caves.