The important rivers like Chambal, Seep, Parvati, Kuwari and Kuno are the lifeline of the district.
The Chambal, which originates in the Indore district, forms the northwestern boundary of Madhaya Pradesh with Rajstahan.
Rail and road transport are common means of transportation.
Nearest air port is Gwalior, is 225 Km away.
Rail or bus routes connect about 25 percent of villages. Roads connect all the tehsil headquarters.
Sheopur lies on main trunk Narrow gauge railway route of central railway joining Gwalior.
Introduction of the district