Qatar Airlines is the official travel partner of the 14th International Linguistics Olympiad.
Book tickets online using the IOL promo code and get attractive discounts.

If you are flying to India, then you should book your tickets to and from Bangalore. We will arrange shuttles to transport you from Bangalore International Airport to the venue in Mysore.

Flying to/from Bangalore

The Kempegowda International Airport, Bangalore is served by several International airlines, including Qatar Airways, British Airways, Emirates, Etihad, Lufthansa, Singapore Airlines, Thai Airways. Qatar Airways is the official travel partner of IOL 2016. Qatar Airways provides convenient connections to Bangalore from a large number of countries and cities in Asia, Europe and the Americas. Book your tickets online using the promo code to get up to 25% discount.

Note that the offer is valid only if :
(a) you are flying to and from Bangalore, Hyderabad, Mumbai and New Delhi
(b) your onward travel dates are between 15th and 29th July 2016
(c) your return travel dates are between 25th July and 8th August 2016
(d) the ticket is purchased online before 29th July 2016.

Qatar Airways also provides complimentary transit accommodation for passengers having long transit time in Doha. Click here for details. Contact us for the promo code and other queries.


From Bangalore to Mysore

Shuttles will be available to transport you and your belongings to Mysore from Kempegowda International Airport. These shuttles will run throughout Sunday (24th July) and Monday (25th July) morning. The drive will be between 3-4 hours long. There will be shuttles on 29th evening and 30th morning/afternoon to transfer you back to Bangalore Airport, in case you are not going for the post-IOL excursions.

If you are arriving at Bangalore or leaving from Mysore outside these dates, or cannot avail the shuttle for any other reasons, then you can travel on the newly introduced Flybus Bus service. It starts from the airport and stops at the Mysore bus-stand, which is 7 km from the Infosys campus. You can take a taxi or auto-rickshaw from the bus stand to reach Infosys. These are ultra-luxury AC buses and costs INR 750 one way. Click here for the latest schedule. The frequency of the buses might increase by July. If you are in a group, you can also hire a cab with a driver from the airport.