Koraput is an hilly area, quite near the borders of neighbouring states Andhra Pradesh and Chhattisgarh. Being at the heart of tribal belt in south orissa, it has also many hill station tourist attractions though they are not that famous as other hill stations of India. The aircraft engine plant of Hindustan Aeronatics Limited (HAL) is located at Sunabeda about 20 km from Koraput.
Nearest air port is at Visakhapatnam
Train Well connected from Visakhapatnam, Bhubaneswar, Delhi, Chennai and Kolkata.
Road Convenient road transport facilities available NH43 passes through the District.