People who are planning a visit to Yelagiri can travel by train, as regular train services connect the city with other states. The closest railhead is present in Jolarpettai, lying at a distance of about 21 km. Different express and passenger trains help in making the journey comfortable for the tourists. Various trains which operate to and fro different locations are Kerala Express, Kanyakumari Express, Nagercoil Express and Trivandrum Express. From the railway station, vacationers can easily hire a cab to reach a destination of their choice.
Bangalore international airport is the closest airport which helps the travelers to reach this magnificent hill station. Some of the major Indian destinations as well as some destinations present abroad are linked with this airport with the help of frequent air service. Different air service providers are Air India, Jet Airways, Kingfisher Airlines and IndiGo. Situated at a distance of about 156 km, taxis are readily available outside the Bangalore air terminal, which help the tourists to continue with their journey.
Large numbers of tourists prefer to travel by road in order to reach the beautiful hill station of Yelagiri. This destination is well connected with other Indian locations with the help of motorable roads and hence this is the easiest way of travelling. Frequent and regular bus services connect Yelagiri with all the different towns and cities which lie in its proximity. Tourists travelling from Chennai, Bangalore, Krishnagiri, Vaniyambadi and Tirupathur can travel comfortably to the hill station as numerous state-run, as well as privately owned buses help in making their journey convenient.