The city lies along the N-5 National Highway, at kilometre marker 413.
Sukkur Airport are about 65km from Ranipur, with domestic flights to Karachi.
There are daily trains from Karachi and Peshawar.
- 1 Ranipur Riyasat railway station.
The city has a number of gates. Names include Babe Dastageer, Babe Sachal Sarmast and Babe Bodelah. There are also a few shrines of interest, such as that of Saleh Shah and Hajran Shah.
- 1 Shrine of Hazrat Sachal Sarmast. The richly decorated shrine of Sachal Sarmast, a prominent Sindhi Sufi poet who lived 1739–1827.