Banashankari is a neighbourhood in the southern part of Bangalore, Karnataka. Banashankari is surrounded by popular areas like J P Nagar, Jayanagar, Rajarajeshwari Nagar, Padmanabhanagar, Kumaraswamy Layout and Uttarahalli. Banashankari is connected with two major roads - the Outer Ring Road and the 80 Feet Road. The nearest station is Sri Vidyanagar located 1.5 KM away. Other stations located nearby are Srinagar (1.5 km), Ashok Pillar (4.4 km), Ranganathan Colony (4.7 km) and Govindaraja Nagar (7.0 km).
Railway stations located near Banashankari are City Junction Railway Station (5.1 km), Nayandahalli Railway Station (3.6 km) and Gnanabharathi Halt Railway Station (4.5 km). Airports situated close to Banashankari are HAL International Airport (12 km) and Kempegowda International Airport (34 km). Metro services have also been proposed for the area.
Shopping malls located near Banashankari are Mall, Big Bazaar, Square, Garuda Mall, Reliance Trends, Forum Mall and Evergreen Shopping Mall. Owing to good transportation services and proximity to all important places, Banashankari is emerging as one of the most sought-after residential localities in Bangalore.
Art of Living Yoga and Meditation Centre, Celebrate Life, Recreation Centre, Force 1 Skating Academy and Rangadhama Adventure Club are some of the recreation centres in and around the locality. Property rates in Banashankari have risen by up to 23.7% in last 6 months.