Meeting Location

International Centre for Theoretical Sciences (ICTS)
Survey No. 151, Shivakote 
Hesaraghatta Hobli  

Bengaluru North, 560 089 India

Phone: +91 80 4653 6400

For individualized directions, go to Google Maps.


Kempegowda International Airport (BLR) is the closest to the meeting location. You can reach the ICTS campus, which is approximately one hour away from the airport, by either taxi or rideshare.   

Taxi & Rideshare Service

You may take a taxi or rideshare car to arrive at ICTS. The recommended taxi companies are Akbar Travel, Ola, Uber, or Airport Taxi that are operated by a meter. 

Rental Car

Car rental agencies are available at the airport. This may be a good option for colleagues arriving together. The recommended service is Akbar Travels of India. Akbar Travels accepts AMEX, debit, and major credit cards.  Click here for more information. 

Public Transportation

Participants may take a bus or train from downtown and go to the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) campus (opposite JRD Tata Memorial Library) and then take a shuttle bus to the ICTS campus. To view the shuttle bus schedule, click here. 

Money Exchange

If you wish to exchange money, it is recommended that you do so at the airport as soon as you land. You may also withdraw money at the ATM located on the ICTS campus.  


Additional questions? Please direct all transportation inquires to ICTS at [email protected].