Accommodations will be provided in the IISc Main Guest House and Centenary Visitors' House. Please tell us in advance if you want to have your own accommodation arranged. There are several good hotels which are closeby. We would be happy to assist you in booking an accommodation there, if you require.

Transport from/to the Airport:

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IISc is about 35 km from the Bangalore Airport. Prepaid taxis are available at the airport to all parts of the city. The prepaid fare to the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) is INR 550.

Reaching IISc From the Main Railway Station:

The main railway station in Bangalore is called Bangalore City which is about 7 km from IISc. The railway station and the main bus stand (called Majestic) are opposite to each other. Pre-paid autorickshaw facility is available at the Bangalore City Railway Station. A trip to IISc may cost about INR 80. The Majestic bus station: Bus Route nos. 252 E, 258 C, 271 E, 273 C, 275, 99 A and B.

Reaching IISc From the Cantonment Railway Station:

The distance from this station to IISc is almost the same as the Bangalore City railway station and it also has a prepaid autorickshaw facility. You can also use the bus services from the bus stop just opposite to the station. Route Nos. 94 A and E, 252 A, 270 A, 272, 276 A.

Reaching IISc From the Yeshwantpur Railway Station:

Yeshwantpur is the closest to IISc. The autorickshaw ride from Yeshwantpur to IISc will cost around Rs. 40 to Rs. 50. No prepaid autorickshaw facility available here.