Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport, Kolkata is the nearest airport.
The nearest rail station is Bolpur railway station. It is situated at a distance of around 2kms from the town. Bolpur is connected to Kolkata Junction by daily trains.
Santiniketan is well connected to Kolkata by well maintained roads. State and private transport ply a decent service to the visitors to and from Santiniketan.