Kushtagi is a panchayat town in Koppal district in Karnataka. Kushtagi is a major area of work for Samraksha, the HIV/AIDS unit of Samuha and Sankalpa Rural information Technology Development, both registered NGO. Kushtagi is well connected by road to Bangalore, Hubli, Raichur, Bagalkot and other major cities. The nearest airport is in major airport is in Hubli. KSRTC runs a bus service to other cities and villages. There are also various private bus services. Koppal and Hospet is the nearest railway station to Kushtagi and Koppal and Hospet is served by a major rail line and is well connected by trains to all major parts of India such as Bangalore, Mumbai, Pune, Hyderabad and Ahmedabad.