Ballari is well connected by road and rail to major cities of Karnataka and neighboring states. If you are planning to visit Ballari you can either travel by train  or  Bus.   Airport is available and AIR service is expected to start shortly.

Ballari Transportation - A brief Journey
AIR Bangalore Airport is the nearest Airport - 300 Kms. Air strips are available at Ballari and Jindal,Toranagallu.
RAIL Ballari is well connected by Rail to Bangalore,Raichur,Tirupati,Hubli,Guntakal, Vijayawada etc. Guntakal is one of the important junction near Ballari from where many important trains pass through.  Trains to Delhi, Chennai, Mumbai and to most of the places in India are available from this junction.
ROAD Ballari city is well connected by road to all major cities, towns and important cities of neighbouring states.

Shortest Distance between Taluks of Ballari District ( in Kms)

Taluka Ballari Hadagali Hospet H.B.Halli Kudligi Sandur Siruguppa
Ballari   148 63 100 85 60 60
Hadagali 148   88 42 60 90 195
Hospet 63 88   40 40 30 100
H.B.Halli 100 42 40   38 70 110
Kudligi 85 60 40 38   30 130
Sandur 60 90 30 70 30   105
Siruguppa 60 195 100 110 130 105  
Train Time Table
Train No. From To Departure/Arrival Time
584 (SBC Fast Passenger) Hospet Bangalore 17.00
7228 (VSG BZA Express) Vasco Da Gama Vijayawada 17.20
251 (JRU-GTL Passenger) Chikjajur Guntakal 19.25
6591 (Hampi Express) Hubli Bangalore 21.30
303 ( Hubli Passenger) Guntur Hubli 22.35
7416 (Haripriya Express) Kolhapur Tirupati 00.20
Bus Time Table From Ballari City
(Bus Types : Express, Delux, Rajahamsa, Volvo)
Anantapur Bangalore Belgaum Bijapur Dharmastala Gokarna
06.30,
08.45,
10.15,
11.15,
12.45,
16.15
06.30, 07.30,
08.30, 09.30,
10.15, 10.30,
11.30, 11.45,
12.30, 13.00,
14.15, 15.00,
20.15, 21.15,
21.30, 22.00,
22.20, 22.30,
22.30, 22.30,
22.40, 22.45,
23.00, 23.00,
23.00, 23.30,
23.30, 23.55,
00.00, 00.00,
00.30, 00.15,
02.00, 03.00,
03.00, 03.00,
03.00
10.00,
11.15,
12.00,
18.45,
22.00
05.15,
08.45,
11.45,
15.45
13.45 , 15.45, 16.15 , 20.00 23.00
Gulbarga Hubli Hyderabad Kolhapur Madgao Mantralayam
05.30, 07.00,
08.30, 10.00,
11.30, 19.00,
20.00, 20.00,
20.30, 21.00,
22.30, 23.30,
00.00, 00.30,
02.00, 03.00
06.00, 06.30,
07.00, 09.30,
09.45, 10.30,
10.45, 13.45,
14.00, 15.00,
16.00
06.45, 21.15,
22.00
20.30 17.30 00.30, 01.30,
03.30, 06.00,
07.45, 08.30,
10.30, 12.30,
13.30, 14.30,
15.15, 16.30,
17.00, 17.15,
19.00, 19.30
Mysore Pune Solhapur Srisailam Tirupathi Vasco
08.00, 20.00,
21.30
13.00 (via hubli),
14.30 (via bijapur)
06.00 08.15, 10.30 07.30 07.45
Sringeri Tirupathi        
07.15 05.30 , 15.30