The nearest rail junction that connects Halebid with other destinations of India is the Hassan railway station which lies at a distance of about 26 km from here. Various cities of Karnataka are well connected with this station. It is also connected with different cities in neighboring regions. Trains, such as Sharavati express, Dr Mysore express, Yesvantpur express and Swarna Jayanthi help the travelers to cover their journey in a comfortable manner. From the station, tourists can hire a taxi or take a bus to reach Halebid.
The nearest airport for domestic as well as international travelers is the Mangalore international airport. Alternatively called as Bajpe airport, this airport is approximately 168 km away from the city of Halebid. People who want to travel by air can reach this destination with the help of a number of flights offered by prominent operators, such as Air India, Jet Airways and Kingfisher, which connect different cities to Halebid. From the airport, tourists can hire reasonably fared taxis to reach the destination of their choice.
The Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) buses connect the city with all the major destinations in Karnataka and the neighboring states. A large number of buses are available from the Bangalore’s Majestic Bus stand, which help the travelers to reach Halebid. Private, luxury, deluxe and regular buses are also available for the convenience of the tourists. From the bus stand tourists can opt for a taxi to reach their destination.