Hungund is a taluk in Bagalkot, Karnataka. Major towns in the taluk are Amingad, Karadi, Hunagunda and Ilkal. Kudalasangama, where the social reformist Basavanna died, is located in the taluk. Hunagunda Taluk also contains Aihole and Pattadkal which were once under the rule of Chalukyas of Badami. Amingad is known for Amingad karadantu, a sweet dish.

Distance from Bengaluru to Hungund, Karnataka is 424.8 km and travel time is around 6 h 55 min via NH4 and NH13. Buses from Bangalore to Hungund are available from 07:45 PM to 10:00 PM. Bangalore to Hungund bus fare ranges from Rs.500 to Rs.850 depending on the type of bus. KSRTC buses ply from KSRTC BusStand Majestic. VRL Travels, SRS Travels and Manish Travels are the private Bus Services that operate in this route. Hunagund is connected with National Highway which connects between Maharashtra and Karnataka.