How To Reach Shivanasamudra Falls

How to Reach Shivanasamudra Falls

Shivanasamudra is only accessed by road. Shivanasamudra does not have a railway station or an airport, but the road connectivity is well maintained in all seasons. Many private taxis and buses regularly ferry tourists to and from this destination. The nearest airport is Bangalore International at 170 km away. The nearest railway station is the Mysore railway station at 77 km away.

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How to reach Shivanasamudra Falls by flight

Shivanasamudra does not have an airport and Mysore is the nearest airport at 76 km away but is a domestic airport. Bangalore is also close by and major international flights land at this airport and is around 170 km away. Taxis are easily available for hire from both these cities.

Nearest Airport: Kempegowda International Airport (BLR) - 117 kms from Shivanasamudra Falls

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How to reach Shivanasamudra Falls by road

Road travel is the fastest and most convenient way to get to Shivanasamudram since it does not have a railway station or an airport. The nearest city is Mysore which is about 65 kilometres away, and it takes just over an hour to travel this distance. Taxis from the smaller towns are not very frequent, but finding one from Bangalore or Mysore is very easy, and no prior booking is required except during the tourist season.

How to reach Shivanasamudra Falls by train

Shivanasamudram does not have a railway station and the rail line ends at Maddur which is 50 kilometres away. From Maddur, it takes about an hour to get the Shivanasamudram by road. Buses are regularly available from here but taxis and cars are less frequent. The major railway station is in Mysore at 76 km away. This connects to all the major cities in Karnataka. 

How to reach Shivanasamudra Falls by bus

There are regular buses from nearby major cities like Bangalore and Mysore as well as from smaller towns like Salem, Mandya, Peelamedu and Ramanagara.

Local transport in Shivanasamudra Falls

Very few bus services are available here and local taxis are not easily available. It is preferred by most tourists to hire a taxi from Bangalore.

Shivanasamudra Falls Photos

Shivanasamudra Falls, Karnataka
Shivanasamudra Falls, Mandya, Karnataka, India
Shivanasamudra reservoir
Sivanasamudra Falls from the other side

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