The WALMI Campus of IIT Dharwad is located at about 17 kilometers from the Dharwad city and 12 kilometers from Dharwad railway station. Around 30  kilometers away, Hubballi is a junction and big railway head. The campus is right on the national highway NH4 and is easily accessible by road. The nearest airports to reach IIT Dharwad are at Belgaum (connected to Mumbai) and Hubballi (connected to Bengaluru). Daily shuttle service to Dharwad city will be provided.