There are about 234 kilometers of roads in the town and most are concentrated in the rural areas. There are approximately 36 kilometers of national roads, 16 kilometers of provincial roads, 7 kilometers of municipal roads and 179.196 kilometers of barangay roads. (Source: Office of the City Engineer, 2011)
A national highway traverses Barangay Isabang, southwestern portion of Tayabas. The Lucena-Tayabas, Tayabas-Lucban, Tayabas-Sariaya, Tayabas- Pagbilao and Tayabas-Mauban are first class roads made of concrete and asphalt.