Nearby Airports are Birsa Munda Airport, Ranchi, Jay Prakash Narayan Airport, Patna,Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Airport, Kolkata.
Buses are the preferred mode of transport and are run by both government agencies and private operators.Dumka has good connectivity to it neighboring district with buses.There is luxury night bus service between Dumka -Ranchi and kolkata.
Dumka is a small town, it is connected with road to the neighboring city. Also Dumka is connected with neighbouring cities such as Deoghar, Bhagalpur(Bihar) and Rampurhat (West Bengal) through railway line. Besides this state capital Ranchi is connected directly to Dumka via Railway line. Now inter-district travel for Dumka is much more comfortable and is much cheaper than earlier.