Koramangala is an affluent and upscale neighborhood in the city of Bengaluru. It is located in the southeastern part of the city. This locale is both a prime commercial and residential hub. The residential structures in this place are luxuriant and expensive. Koramangala is known as the start-up capital of India. It is the most sought-after locality amongst entrepreneurs to set up their businesses as it provides excellent opportunities for the growth of start-ups.
It is believed that the name of this town is derived from the Kannada words ‘Kora,’ which translates to ‘overhaul’ and ‘Mangala,’ which means ‘welfare.’ The town of Koramangala was planned after Independence and was gradually inhabited as the era of IT boom in Bengaluru picked pace in the late 1990s. Today Koramangala is a prospering commercial and residential zone. It houses many reputed educational institutions and prime retail avenues. The town also benefits from being in proximity with major employment centers such as Electronic City, Whitefield, and the IT Corridor alongside ORR.
Koramangala has a tropical savanna type of climate. The weather is warm but pleasant throughout the year, and the average annual temperature is 33 degrees Celsius. The hottest month is April, and the coldest is January. The place has an average humidity of 42%.
The distance from Rajajinagar to Koramangala is 13.2 km and takes approximately 23 minutes to reach. You can also take the BMTC bus from the 2nd block Rajajinagar to 80ft Koramangala Road. You can also take the subway from Kuvempu Road to Chickpet and a bus from there till Rajajinagar. Taxis and auto-rickshaws are also convenient options to reach Koramangala from Rajajinagar.
Koramangala is famous for its accessibility. It connects North and South Bengaluru. Taxis and auto-rickshaws are readily available here, which make traveling a lot easier. BMTC buses also provide connectivity to the town. The international airport of Bengaluru is 41.3 km away.
The nearest branch of Agarwal Packers and Movers is 4.0 km away and takes 10 minutes to reach