Mysore is in Karnataka, a state located in the southern part of India. Mysore is about 140km (87 miles) southwest of Bangalore, 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.