Venue, Accommodation, & Travel
Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

 IISc is located in the bustling metropolitan city Bangalore (now called Bengaluru). This is often called the “Tech City of India” because of its ever-expanding IT companies, and also the “Garden City of India” because of its gentle climate and greenery. During the time of this conference (December), the temperature in Bangalore city is nearly 15-20 degrees centigrade without much humidity. The institute is more than 100 years old and has a beautiful greenery campus covering a total area of more than 400 acres. The conference will be held in the “Faculty Hall” building, located in the central administrative building. The campus has four guest houses and is also surrounded by many 3-,4-, and 5-star hotels within a 5 km circle. 

       Conference Hall 

Faculty Hall 

Main Building 

Indian Institute of Science
CV Raman Rd, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560012
(IISC is also known as Tata Institute by locals)

Hotel/Guest House Information

          See below

 (Guest House booking is closed     Hotel booking is  open)


           See below

Hotel and Guest House Information

(Note that the cost of accommodation needs to be borne by the guests.)

5 Star Hotel (INR 7,000 - 8,000 + tax): 

         Taj Yeshwantpur , Bengaluru, 4.9 km away  

         (Book here to avail special rate for 11-17 Dec for SNS 2022)

3/4 Start Hotels (INR 3,600 - 6,000 + tax): 

         Comfort INN Insys 1 km away    

         (Book here to avail special price for SNS2022)

Guest Houses (Booking is closed)

          Faculty Guest Houses (INR 1,200 - 2,000 + tax)

        Student Guest House (INR 500-1,000 + tax) 

        (Book here for SNS2022)


Other Nearby Hotels (No discount and no shuttle service provided)

        Sheraton Grand Hotel, Brigade gateway, Yeshwanthpur, 2 km away

        Gokulam Grand Hotel and Spa, Gokula Extension, Jalahalli, 2.7 km away

Shuttle Information

From Airport:

        Bangalore  city has only one airport, namely, Kempegowda international Airport. The airport to city transport information can be obtained here.

        There are app-based cab services by UBER and OLA. There are also airport Taxi services which can be booked at the airport on arrival.

        For those who are staying in hotels, you may pre-book airport pickup and drop-off shuttles provided by the hotel during the hotel reservations.

        You may also pre-book a cab from the IISc authorized cab services.  

From Railway stations: 

         From most of the railway stations in Bangalore, you may get UBER, OLA or auto-rickshaw, or bus. Note that Bangalore city does not have any roaming cab/taxi. 


         You may also pre-book a cab from the IISc authorized cab services.  

To the Conference Center (Faculty Hall of IISc)

        (Do note that IISc is called by local people as Tata Institute. At any of the gates you can ask the security to direct you to the Main Building.)

        From Guest Houses:  You can walk to the faculty Hall at th e Main Building within 10 minutes. There is a Transvahan service inside the campus.

        From Hotels: There will be a bus service provided from the two hotels (Taj Yeswanthpur and Comfort Inn) at 8.50 AM every morning). 

                               The app-based UBER and OLA service is available at any time. 

                               The are local autorickshaw which can be booked from the street. Or you can call the IISc-authorized Cab services for this (see below). 

IISc registered Cab service 

        Click here for the list of IISc authorized cab services. 

         You can book via calling and/or via whatsapp.