The swish international airport is about 40km north of the centre. Prepaid taxis can take you from the airport to the city (₹750 to 1000). Metered AC taxis from the airport to the centre cost between ₹750 and ₹1000,…
Bengaluru’s huge, well-organised Central bus stand, also known as Majestic, is directly in front of the City train station. Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation buses run throughout Karnataka and to neighbouri…
Bengaluru’s City train station is the main train hub and the place to make reservations. Counter #2 inside the station is for general enquiries and open 8am-8pm Mon-Sat, 8am-2pm Sun.
Useful for foreign travellers, head here to get onto the emergency quota; first, buy a wait-listed ticket, then fill out a form. It's immediately north of the City train station.
Most buses to Mysuru, Mangaluru and other destinations southwest of Bangalore leave from this bus terminal 8km southwest of the centre. Also useful for airport buses.
Vayu Vajra’s airport shuttle service has regular AC buses to destinations including Kempegowda (Majestic) bus stand, MG Rd and Indiranagar departing 24 hours.
KSRTC runs the Flybus to/from Mysuru (₹739, four hours) departing the airport 10 times daily, it travels via the Mysuru Rd Satellite Bus Stand.
Cantonment train station is a sensible spot to disembark if you’re arriving and headed for the MG Rd area.
This is the starting point for some Goa trains and also serves Hyderabad. It's 8km northwest of downtown.
The train reservation office has separate counters for credit-card purchases, for women and foreigners.