The closest major airports are Bangalore and Mangalore. Hariharapura is reachable by road from both these airports
Bangalore is about 280 Kms and Mangalore is about 125 Kms from Hariharapura. Buses, private or state, run day and night with regular frequency from both these cities. There are also night sleeper buses operating from Bangalore to Hariharapura. Follow this route if you are driving from Bangalore – Kunigal – Chennaraya Patna – Hassan – Belur – Chikmagalur – Aldur – Balehonnur – Jayapura – Koppa – Hariharapura.
Disembark at Shimoga if traveling from Bangalore. It’s a 3-hour bus trip from there. Disembark at Udupi or Mangalore by Konkan Rail, if traveling from Mumbai. It’s again a 3-hour drive from these cities.
Places close by: The famous pilgrim centres of Sringeri and Shakatapura are at 20 Kms and 8 Kms distance from Hariharapura. From Koppa, it takes barely 15 mins to reach Hariharapura.