Though the park is open throughout the year, the ideal time to tour the Bandipur National Park is between the months of April and October with abundant foliage and mammals.It can be visited by all means of transport, gladly reaching Bandipur by bus is found to be a very convenient one.
Road : Averagely,all State Government owned buses(Normal as well as Express) consumes around 2½ hours to reach Bandipur forest from Mysore(65 kms) and about 3 hours from Ooty(80kms)and the Forest Department Center is a entitled bus stop.
Rail : Scaling a distance of 65-kms,Mysore is nearest railhead.
Air : The nearest international airport that could be boarded is software Mecca of Bangalore which is of 220 km from Bandipur.
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