By road, Malvan is 526 kms away from Mumbai, 206 kms from Ratnagiri & 411 Kms away from Pune. Mumbai Central Depot, Boriwali & Parel depots have arranged ST to Tarkarli. Some private luxury buses Parijat, Rameshwar, Jagdamba are also providing Mumbai-Tarkarli service at low fare. Their offices are at Elphinston rd. (W), Parel (E), Bhandup (E), Boriwali(E). 400/- to 500/- Rs fare, changing by season.
By rail, Kudal & Sindhudurga, these 2 stations are closest to Tarkarli, Tarkarli is 36 KMs away from Kudal & 37 Kms from Sindhudurga station(by road). ST depot of Kudal is a just away by 10 minutes of walking distance from station. Auto rickshaws are also available for transportations fares 10 Rs per head upto Kudal depot. From Sindhudurga station, Two ST stops are closest, Oros
& Ranbambuli, both are 1Km away. Due to high frequency of ST buses Ranbambuli is more preferable.
Kudal station is 517 Kms away from Thane, 200 Kms from Ratnagiri, 404 Kms from Pune, 974Kms from Nagpur & 100 Kms from Panaji.
By air, Goa airport (Dabholim), a domestic airport is nearest one. whereas Mumbai (Sahara ) is international airport which nearer toTarkarli
Malvan beach is just 6 Km from Tarkarli . Auto rikshwas and inter city Mini buses are available from Tarkarli to Malvan beach.