Basti District is not directly connected by Air, The nearest airport is Gorakhpur which 80 km. from Basti.
The Basti City is well connected by Railway.The main Rail line connecting Lucknow with Gorakhpur. It is situated 214 K.M. from Lucknow and 72 K.M. from Gorakhpur. The following impartant tarins are passing through the Basti: Vaishali Exp, Gorakhdham Exp, Inter-city Exp, Bagh Exp, Shaheed Exp, Avadh-Assom Exp etc.
Four lane NH-28 is connected to Basti City . From Lucknow to Basti Via Faizabad is 210 K.M. Volvo Bus services are also provided by UPSTRC at nominal prices on this route.