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There are 3 ways to get from Arad to Motru by train, bus or car

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Train

  1. Take the train from Arad to Balota

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Arad to Timişoara
  2. Take the bus from Timişoara to Motru

Drive

  1. Drive from Arad to Motru

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The cheapest way to get from Arad to Motru is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 4h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Arad to Motru is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 4h 10m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Arad to Motru. However, there are services departing from Arad and arriving at Motru via Timişoara. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 39m.

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The distance between Arad and Motru is 200 km. The road distance is 298.7 km.

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The best way to get from Arad to Motru without a car is to train which takes 6h 36m and costs $35 - $65.

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It takes approximately 6h 36m to get from Arad to Motru, including transfers.

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Arad to Motru bus services, operated by Autogenn, depart from Arad station.

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The best way to get from Arad to Motru is to train which takes 6h 36m and costs $35 - $65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8h 39m.

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Arad to Motru bus services, operated by Expres Transport, arrive at Motru station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Arad to Motru is 299 km. It takes approximately 4h 10m to drive from Arad to Motru.

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  • Distance: 200.5 km
  • Duration: 6h 36m

What companies run services between Arad, Romania and Motru, Gorj, Romania?

Astra Trans Carpatic operates a train from Arad to Balota once daily, and the journey takes 5h 37m. Romanian Railways (CFR) also services this route once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Arad to Motru via Timişoara in around 8h 39m.

Train operators
Astra Trans Carpatic
Phone
0751.525.520
Email
office@astratranscarpatic.ro
Website
astratranscarpatic.ro
Train from Arad to Balota
Ave. Duration
5h 37m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
Astra Trans Carpatic
Bus operators
Autogenn
Phone
0259 471 690
Website
autogenn.ro
Bus from Arad to Timişoara
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
autogenn.ro
Tur Cento Trans
Phone
+4-0749.149.020
Website
cento.ro
Bus from Arad to Timişoara
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
cento.ro
Expres Transport
Phone
0353.806.666
Email
office@eta.ro
Website
eta.ro
Bus from Timişoara to Motru
Ave. Duration
6h 37m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
Expres Transport

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