Gangavati is a town, municipality and taluk in the Koppal district of Karnataka. It is a big commercial city in the whole of undivided Raichur District, it is also a largest city in terms of area and population when compared to any towns within Koppal district. It is a commercial hub and is often known as Rice Bowl city of Karnataka.

Gangavati is connected by road to Hampi, Hospet, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Mantralayam, Hubli and Bellary. KSRTC runs buses to chief towns and cities in Karanataka. The nearest major railway stations are at Hospet and Koppal. Gangavati town-wide transport includes auto rickshaws for hire.