Ratnagiri is easily accessible from the major cities of Mumbai, Pune, Goa, Kolhapur and many more. The NH-17 highway passes through this district. The Ratnagiri-Nagpur National Highway, named NH-204, links Ratnagiri to the eastern cities and towns of India like Solapur, Nanded, and of course, Nagpur. There are regular buses available as well from Mumbai to Ratnagiri � state-owned and private tourist travels. The average fare is about Rs. 1500; however it might vary according to the type of bus you choose.