The airport is around 40km from Bangalore city center.
Taxi - there are 3 official taxi providers at the airport: Karnataka Taxi (tel. +91 98801 21969 / 080 4155 3333), MegaCabs (tel. +91 4747 4747) and Meru Cabs (tel. +91 4422 4422). Air-conditioned vehicles are available for a higher fare. Pre-ordering a taxi from the airport is considered the safest and cheapest option.
Bus - a 24-hour bus service connects the airport to Bangalore City, with around 10 different routes. Flybus provides a service from the airport to Mysore and Manipal.
Car rental - 4 agencies offer car rental at the airport. It is recommended that tourists also hire a driver.
Bangalore only has one terminal, so transfers are straightforward.
The boutique Plaza Premium Airport Transit Hotel is open to travelers with onward boarding passes or flight tickets. It's on Level 2, Domestic Departures.