Chickpet is the famous shopping spot located in Bangalore. This locality comes under Gandhi Nagar assembly constitution and Bangalore Central parliamentary constituency. The Bangalore City Junction railway station and Malleswaram railway station are the nearby railway stations. Chickpet is about 2.3 KM from cottenpet, 3.3 KM from Okalipuram, 5.7 KM from Malleshwaram, 5.2 KM from Rajajinagar. Buses from Goods Shed Road bus station, Cottonpet Hospital bus station, Kaveri Bhavan bus station and City Railway Station bus station connect to chickpet. The Sapna Theater, Vinayaka Theatre, Santosh Theatre, Abinaya Theatre and Tribhuvan Theatre are the major entertainment centres. The prominent landmarks like Nimishamba Temple is 9.4 KM, Sri Lakshmi Hayagreeva Temple is 1 KM, The Signature Inn is 850 Mts, Hotel City Centaur International is 1 KM and SNT Comforts 550 mts from locality. The Isaac Newton High School, St Teresas Girls High School, Janatha Vidyalaya, Karnataka State Nursing Council, Directorate Of Distance Education, Department of Apparel Technology and Management and SJR College Of Women are the famous educational institutions.