Travelling by train is regarded as one of the most convenient ways of travelling to the city. At a distance of approximately 45 km from Tarkarli lies the nearest rail head, known as Kudal railway station. This station is present on the Konkan rail line and is directly linked with Pune and Mumbai with the help of regular train service. Tourists who wish to visit the city can travel with the help of different trains such as Konkan Kanya Express, Jan Shatabdi Express, Mandovi Express and many more. From the railway station, vacationers can easily take a taxi to reach Tarkarli town.
Tourists can opt for the airways to reach the city of Tarkarli, as the closest airport is situated 80 km away, in the city of Dabolim. Besides domestic travelers, this air terminal also helps the tourists travelling from different foreign cities to reach the city. Different air service providers which make the journey comfortable for the tourists are Air India, Spice Jet, IndiGo and Kingfisher. From the air terminal, travelers can easily hire a cab or can reach Tarkarli by taking a local bus.
The beautiful town of Tarkarli can be accessed by bus from Malvan city. This city lies at a distance of about 6 km and has good connectivity with other Indian states. Tourists can avail the bus services which are state owned, as well as provided by private bus operators. Different buses help in connecting Malvan with Kolhapur, Panjim, Mumbai and Belgaum. A bus trip can help in exploring the city in a better manner.