Highways G316 and G210 pass through the town.
Ankang is served by Xi’An – Ankang, Yangpingguan – Ankang, and Xiangyang – Chongqing railways. The railway service in Ankang has become a rail communications hub between the Shaanxi, Sichuan, and Hubei provinces.
Ankang Airport opened in 1938 and only services the city of Xi’An which is a 40 minute flight. The airport is located 8.1km from the city centre.