At a distance of 232 km from Srisailam lies the nearest major broad gauge railway station in Hyderabad and the nearest railhead is the Markapur railway station which is located at a distance of 85 km. Important cities of India are well connected to this railway station with the help of regular train service. Trains that run frequently from different cities, connecting these with Markapur, are Prasanthi Express, Kacheguda Express and Tungabhadra Express. From the railway station travelers can hire a taxi to reach Srisailam.
The Rajiv Gandhi International Airport situated in Hyderabad is the nearest airport that is located at a distance of 232 km away from Srisailam. This airport is well linked with different cities such as Bangalore, Kolkata, Mumbai, Delhi and many more. Regular and frequent flights from different operators, such as Air India and Jet Airways, help the visitors in reaching their destinations. Travelers can hire a taxi to reach Srisailam from the airport.
Different state owned and private owned buses help the tourists in reaching their destination from various parts of the country. The Andhra Pradesh State Road Transportation Corporation (APSRTC) buses charge a reasonable fare and connect Srisailam with different states such as Hyderabad, Chitradurg, Tirupati, Anantapur and Vijayawada. Deluxe and local buses are operated on regular basis thus ensuring a safe and comfortable journey.