Tripura is mainly surrounded by the Bangladesh border. There is a border crossing point at the outskirts of the state capital Agartala. There is a direct bus service Kolkata-Dhaka-Agartala.

For Bangladeshi visas, there is a Bangladeshi consulate in Agartala runs a same day visa service, tourist, intends to obtain a visa, requires to submit a filled up form with necessary documents, like photo etc. Usually VISA is issued same day at afternoon.

Agartala is connected by air from Kolkata, Guwahati & Silchar. The airport code is IXA. Foreign citizens need to register at the airport on arrival.

Agartala is recently connected directly by air from Delhi,Indira Gandhi Airport.

Recently, Train service has been introduced in the capital and an Express train runs daily between Agartala and Lumding, which enhances travelling in this princely state. As there is heavy rush, tickets should be booked well in advance.

Daily Train service is also available from Agartala to Silchar and Lumding Assam and Dharmanagar Tripura.