Transportation in Yushu mainly relies on road. 214 National Highway plays the most important part in the transportation in Yushu. With the 214 National Highway as the center, it connects to 213 Sichuan-Tibet Highway in the south and 109 National Highway in the north. There are seated and sleeper buses to and from Xining, Lanzhou, Chengdu, Chongqing and other surround cities.
Yushu has its Yushu Batang Airport providing air services. Yushu Batang Airport is located about 26 kilometers from Jiegu Town, the seat of the prefecture. Currently there are flights to Xining and Xian from Yushu.