Location of Mysore in India . Mysore is in Karnataka, a state located in southern India. Mysore is about 140km (87 miles) southwest of Bangalore well connected by bus and trains (see Bangalore to Mysore train timings & bus timings), the state capital. Distance from Delhi to Mysore is about 2200km (1367 miles). A train takes two days and two nights to reach Mysore from Delhi. Mumbai to Mysore distance is about 1000km (622 miles), about 24 hours travel by train.
Mysore is the name of the district and also Mysore City is the headquarters of the district. The name Mysore is also used to the mention the erstwhile Mysore kingdom.