Here is a chart of distances to Hampi from various towns and cities in India. There are many direct connections to Hampi (Hospet). Your travel may include a combination of multiple modes of transport (that is a combination of buses, trains etc).

See How to reach Hampi ?

Also there are multiple routes to reach Hampi as shown in the map. The road and rail routes are generally follows the same direction. But the distances usually differ. This chart is given to aid to you estimate & plan your traveling time. It is safe to assume that you cover about 45 to 50 kilometers (30 miles) an hour by normal modes (bus / train /car ). An overnight train would cover about 350 kilometers (217 miles)

In most cases your main entry point for Hampi is the Hospet Town .Hospet is the nearest bus station and railway station for Hampi. So from wherever you are planning for Hampi, look for Hospet as Hampi would not be listed in the railway/bus destination lists. Form Hospet town Hampi ruins site is 14 kilometers (9 miles) away. Take a local bus or auto-rickshaw.

Road distances to Hampi (approx)
Bangalore to Hampi: 360km
Mysore to Hampi :400km

Hyderabad to Hampi: 370km (via Gangavati)
Hyderabad to Hampi: 430km (via Bellari)

Pune to Hampi: 560km (via Solapur)
Pune to Hampi: 600km (via Kolhapur)

Mumbai to Hampi: 720km (from CST, via Pune,Solapur )
Mumbai to Hampi: 750km (from CST, via Pune (bypass) ,Kolhapur )

Goa to Hampi: 350km (from Vasco da Gama)

Chennai to Hampi: 580km (via Chittoor, Anantapuram)

Mangalore to Hampi: 420km

Hubli to Hampi: 160km

Badami to Hampi :150km
Aihole to Hampi :140km
Pattadakal to Hampi :130km

Railways Map of Karnataka

Railways Map of Karnataka

Railways map of Karnataka showing connectivity to Hampi. See also How to reach Hampi


Tonga (pony cart) is a popular way to travel between the Hampi Bazaar - Royal Center - Vittala Temple route.

Hampi in a nutshell

What is Hampi?Hampi ( a.k.a Humpi or Hampe ) is both a historic & religious place in India.


Hotel Mayura Bhuvaneshwari

This is a state run (KSTDC) hotel in Hampi.From a budget point , this hotel can be in the called a mid range hotel.

Sunflower farming near Hampi

Climate in Hampi

Hampi’s climate is generally dry & hot.March to early June is the summer.


Rent a bicycle at Hampi. They are both fun and efficient way to explore this large ruins site.


Here are some random collections of typical costs for a planing budgets for your Hampi tour.Rate are a just ballpark figures, mainly aimed at the budget travelers.



Well, this section is meant for those of you who are new to the Indian mannerism and culture.You may skip reading the following if you are familiar.

Facilities in Hampi

Though Hampi is an important tourist destination the facilities available at the site are basic.But you can practically find the services one would require normally in a 3-4 days stay.

Food in Hampi

Most of the Hampi’s eateries are concentrated around the Hampi Bazaar .Typical south Indian vegetarian food is the order of the town.