Know your Neighborhoods – Old Madras Road

Old Madras Road locality is also popularly known as Old Bayappanahalli. Old Madras Road, located in East Bangalore, is part of the National Highway 4 (NH-4) that connects Mumbai and Chennai. It has a mix of both commercial and residential areas.

Old Madras Road

Earlier Old Madras Road was an industrial area, and had industries like Tin Factory and NGEF. After the decline of these industries, the properties were demolished and made way for commercial and residential projects. The Old Madras Road region has seen tremendous growth in recent years because of its proximity to IT companies in Whitefield, Outer Ring Road, Hebbal and Electronic City.

Another reason for the growth of Old Madras Road, is the region’s brilliant connectivity to other parts of Bangalore, as well as connectivity to other towns and cities. The locality also has a well constructed Metro connectivity, with the main Metro terminal on Old Madras Road. The Old Madras Road region also has huge land parcels that have been bought by industries and IT companies. The locality is wrought with malls, restaurants, hospitals, petrol bunks, schools, and colleges.

Residential and Commercial Markets

The real estate in this area has seen a great evolution that will meet the needs of the modern society. The region has seen new residential property by prominent Class A builders such as Puravankara, Prestige, Brigade, and Salarpuria, amongst others.

Developers have bought land parcels near Budigere Cross, which is seen as a good region as it has good connectivity to the airport and Whitefield. In addition to the Gopalan Signature Mall and Gopalan Grand Mall, Hebron Mall and World Market are two upcoming malls on Old Madras.


Old Madras Road connects Bangalore with Kolar, Mulbagal, Chittoor, Chennai, and other towns and villages through the National Highway 4 (NH-4). KSRTC, BMTC, and APSRTC operate buses to these cities and towns, and they have a bus stop near the cable-stayed KR Puram Bridge. The buses start off from the Satellite Bus Stand in Byappanahalli

The Byappanahalli railway station and the KR Puram railway station are the two closest railway. Bangalore’s main railway station, the Bangalore City Railway Station is 12 km away from Old Madras Road. The Bangalore International Airport is located 40 km away from Old Madras Road.

The Old madras Road also has several Metro stations along its stretch which includes Halasur, The Vivekananda Metro Station, and the Baiyappanahalli station. Travelling from Old Madras Road to other parts of Bangalore is a breeze as it is well connected by BMTC bus, Metro, auto-rickshaws, and taxicabs.

  • Distance from MG Road – 19 Kms
  • Distance from Railway Station – 24.4 Kms
  • Distance from Airport – 42.3 Kms
  • Nearest Metro station – 15 Kms (Byappanahalli)
  • Nearest Ring Road – Ring Rd ( 27.1 Kms )

Major Landmarks

  • Gopalan Signature Mall
  • Byappanahalli Metro Station
  • Krishnarajapuram cable bridge
  • Garden City College Hospital Bus Stop
  • Tin Factory
  • Budigere Cross

Nearby Schools:

  • VIBGYOR High School
  • Oracle Public School
  • Lake Montfort School
  • Princeton Public School
  • Narayana Pu College
  • New Baldwin International School
  • Auxilium School
  • Brilliant National School

Nearby Hospitals:

  • Deepa Hospital
  • Koshys Hospital
  • Sri Sai Eye Hospital
  • Chaya Super Speciality Hospital
  • Bangalore Baptist Hospital
  • Cauvery Medical Centre
  • Little Flower Hospital
  • Santosh Hospital
  • MVJ Medical College and Research Hospital


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