Tuticorin has adequate Transport facilities by Road, Rail and Sea.
The road transport is mainly operated by the Tamil Nadu State Transport Corporation Ltd. According to the Regional Transport Officer, Thoothukudi, 217 routes are operated by State owned transport corporation and 110 routes are operated by private transport operators. The fleet strength of the Corporation is 875 buses covering Tirunelveli and Thoothukudi district.
The total Train route length is 107 Km. and the total number of Railway stations is 23.
The Thoothukudi Port is also one of the biggest ports in India and mainly used for Cargo.
The only one Air port in this district at Vagaikulam of Thoothukudi taluk was opened for traffic on 30.4.92 for Vayudoot Services only. Earlier stage the Air port was closed as there was not more traffic. Now it is opened for domestic transport. The Airport runway is being extended to facilitate landing of large airplanes and the night landing facility will be established soon