The nearest railway station lies at a distance of 60 km and is situated in Mysore. The city of Mysore is connected through railways to Bangalore. All major cities in India are well linked with Bangalore, thanks to the wide spread network of Indian railways. Different trains that run to and from Mysore are Mysore Pass, Tippu Express, and Mysore Express, to name a few. Visitors can hire a taxi to reach Shivanasamundram from Mysore.
At a distance of 122 km from Shivanasamundram lies the nearest international airport which is the Bangalore International Airport. The Bangalore airport is well connected with all the major cities in India and abroad. From the airport visitors can easily hire a taxi to reach Shivansamundram. The fare charged by taxi owners is affordable and reasonably priced.
State owned and private buses connect different cities with Kollegala, which is situated at a distance of 15 km from Shivansamundram. The Kerala State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) buses further link all the major cities of Karnataka with Kollegala. From the cities of Mysore and Bangalore, different bus services operate on regular basis connecting Kollegala with them. Visitors can further travel from Kollegala on foot to reach Shivansamundram.