Located in the north-western part of Bangalore, Gandhi Nagar is a major locality known for its strategic location. It is surrounded by Palace Road on the East, Kempegowda Bus Station popularly known as Majestic on the West, Nagappa Road on the North and Avenue Road on the South. Gandhi Nagar is well-connected to all the other parts of Bangalore through buses, autos and taxi services. Gandhi Nagar is one of the main junctions from where people traveling to different cities and states board buses from Kempegowda Bus Station is just about 800 meters, Kempegowda Metro The station is again just 800 meters
Some of the renowned nearby educational institutions are Sophia High School, Maharani Women's Arts, Commerce and Management College, New Oxford school, Karnataka State Nursing Council, Sri Jagadguru Renukacharya College, Government RC College of Commerce and Bhartiya Vidya Bhavan. Hospitals nearby Gandhi Nagar include St Martha's Heart Centre, Sparsh Hospital, Mallige Smile Foundation, Vikram Hospital, Apollo Hospital and Victoria Hospital.