If there isn't a way to get to the destination, people are simply not going to walk or swim there! Transportation is the main mean to carry passengers, that is, the tourists to the actual site where tourism services are performed. However one of the main problems is congestion and pollution in urban and rural areas, and because of this historic cities and national parks have introduced traffic control measures. In this article, the actual transportation situation of Azerbaijan and other countries in tourism sector have been analyzed, statistical data of Azerbaijan and other countries have been used, the importance of tourism sector has been stated. It is not only a way to travel but a tourism experience in of itself. Tourist accommodation performs an important function within both the context of rural and urban tourism. THE ROLE OF TRANSPORTATION IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF TOURISM IN NIGERIA . Since the 1950`s there has been a dramatic growth in car ownership. This paper examines the relationship between transportation and the development of tourism in Nigeria. For example park and ride schemes, cycle hire etc. An attempt is made to quantitatively test the relationship between presence of transportation (as measured by road … And there's more to it than that. Road travel is the most popular type of transport used by tourists in Britain. Ibrahim Jaro Musa. Ahmadu Bello University . Cruise tourism has been a growing market sector around the world, not only as a means to travel to a destination but as an experience. Transportation is critical for the tourism industry. 1 Ahmadu Bello University . ABSTRACT Water-based transport is one of the most traditional and memorable ways for visitors to travel to and from a destination. Buba Adamu Ndawayo . It provides the opportunity for visitors to stay for a length of time to enjoy the locality and its attractions, while their spending contributes