There are 6 ways to get from Arad to Budapest by bus, train, rideshare or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus SC Latino Expres S.R.L.  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Arad to Budapest

$55 - $75

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Arad to Budapest 164.6 miles

$13

4 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Arad, Arad to Budapest, Budapest Népliget 1929 / ...

$17 - $26

Train  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Arad to Budapest-Keleti D / ...

$35 - $60

Train via Szolnok  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Arad to Lököshaza Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Lököshaza to Szolnok D / ...
  3. Take the train from Szolnok to Budapest-Nyugati Ic / ...

$16 - $25

Drive  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Arad to Budapest 165.1 miles

$29 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Arad to Budapest is to rideshare which costs $13 and takes 3 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Arad to Budapest is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 2 h 35 min.

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The distance between Arad and Budapest is 227 km. The road distance is 264.1 km.

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The bus from Arad to Budapest takes 4 h 17 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Arad and arriving at Budapest. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 17 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Arad and arriving at Budapest-Keleti. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 4 h 23 min.

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What companies run services between Arad, Romania and Budapest, Hungary?

SC Latino Expres S.R.L. operates a bus from Arad to Budapest every 4 hours. Tickets cost $55 - $75 and the journey takes 4 h 17 min. Alternatively, Romanian Railways (CFR) operates a train from Arad to Budapest every 4 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 4 h 23 min.

Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Arad to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Arad to Lököshaza
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Lököshaza to Szolnok
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Szolnok to Budapest-Nyugati
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Bus operators
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
Phone
0040263701919
Email
latinoexpres@yahoo.com
Website
latinoexpres.ro
Bus from Arad to Budapest
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Arad, Arad to Budapest, Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Arad to Budapest
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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