Allahabad is served by the Allahabad Airport (Bamrauli Air Force Base) (IXD) and is linked to Delhi and Kolkatta by Jetlite and Air India Regional. Other larger airports in the vicinity are at Varanasi, Lal Bahadur Shastri International Airport (142 km/88 mile) and Lucknow ,Amausi International Airport (210 km /130 mile).
National Highway 2runs through the middle of the city. National Highway 2 is also proposed as one of the routes of Golden Quadrilateral Highway, Delhi-Kolkata section, but it runs out of the city through newly constructed bypass.
National Highway 96, connects to NH 28 at Faizabad.
Another is National Highway 27 which is 93 km (58 mi) long and starts from Allahabad and ends at Mangawan inMadhya Pradesh connecting to National Highway 7. A four lane access controlled bypass road of 84.7 km aided by World Bank is completed. There are other state highways that link Allahabad to all other parts of the country.
Allahabad has two bus stations catering to different routes - at Leader Road and Civil Lines.
A number of road bridges on rivers Ganges and Yamuna have been built to connect Allahabad with its suburb towns like Naini, Jhusi etc. A new eight lane access controlled expressway , Ganga Expressway is also proposed to pass through Allahabad.
An eight lane outer ring road is proposed in the Allahabad District.
City buses, Tourist taxis, three wheelers are available for local transport. There are also city buses service run by UPSRTC as well as private operators that connects various parts of the city. There are around 150 city buses that are run by UPSRTC under the name Allahabad Mahanagar Bus Sewa and about 50 buses run by private operators. But the most convenient method of local transport inside the city is the cycle rickshaw.
National Highway 76, 76 Extn. and 24B connects to Rajasthan state, Mirzapur and Lucknow respectively.
Allahabad Junction is a railway station on the Howrah-Delhi main line and Howrah-Allahabad-Mumbai line. It is located in Allahabad district in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. It serves Allahabad and the surrounding areas. Many important trains pass through this station. All trains from the east going to southward pass through this station.
Allahabad have following railway stations connecting various zones, Naini - North Central Railway Zone (Howrah-Delhi main line, Howrah-Allahabad-Mumbai line), Daraganj- North Eastern Railway zone (Varanasi-Allahabad link), Prayag- Northern Railway zone (Kanpur-Allahabad link).