Goa Panjim Dabolim Airport located about 105 km away is the nearest air port to Karwar city. One could hire a taxi or take a bus to reach there. All the major Indian cities are well connected to Goa by Indian Airlines and Jet Airways flights.
The city has its own railway station situated 8 km away from its bus station. Karwar is connected to major Indian cities such as Delhi, Mumbai, Mangalore etc by Konkan railway.
All the major cities of the state and nation is connected to Karwar through its good Road network. It has bus services to and from Bangalore that is 520 km away from the city and Mangalore, which is 273 km away. One could also hire auto rickshaws and cycle rickshaws for local transportation. Night deluxe bus service is also available at karwar.