There are 7 ways to get from Bratislava to Arad by bus, train, car or plane

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

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Bus FlixBus  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava to Arad, Arad 1926 / ...

$15 - $110

6 alternative options

Train via Budapest-Nyugati  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Bratislava hl.st. to Budapest-Nyugati Ec
  2. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Szolnok Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Szolnok to Arad Ic / ...

$67 - $98

Train  •  8 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Hegyeshalom to Arad D

$85 - $124

Bus Mayer & Mayer Reisen  •  9 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava Mlynské nivy to Budapest Népliget 300 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Budapest to Arad

$24 - $48

Drive  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Bratislava to Arad 286 miles

$55 - $85

Bus, fly to Budapest  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vídeň, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Budapest (BUD) VIE - BUD

$110 - $308

Bus, fly to Timisoara, train  •  9 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vídeň, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Timisoara (TSR) VIE - TSR
  3. Take the train from Timisoara Nord to Arad

$102 - $282

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The cheapest way to get from Bratislava to Arad is to bus which costs 20€ - 45€ and takes 9 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bratislava to Arad is to drive which costs 45€ - 75€ and takes 4 h 15 min.

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The distance between Bratislava and Arad is 386 km. The road distance is 457.6 km.

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The bus from Bratislava to Arad, Arad takes 6 h 35 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bratislava and arriving at Arad, Arad. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bratislava to Arad. However, there are services departing from Bratislava hl.st. and arriving at Arad via Budapest-Nyugati and Szolnok. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 2 min.

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What companies run services between Bratislava, Slovakia and Arad, Romania?

FlixBus operates a bus from Bratislava to Arad twice daily. Tickets cost $26 - $45 and the journey takes 6 h 35 min. Six other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bratislava to Arad via Budapest-Nyugati and Szolnok in around 8 h 2 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Budapest
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Vienna to Timisoara via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Budapest
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Vienna to Timisoara via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Timisoara via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Timisoara via Stuttgart, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Vienna to Timisoara via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $380
Train operators
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Website
zssk.sk
Train from Bratislava hl.st. to Budapest-Nyugati
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
slovakrail.sk
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Szolnok to Arad
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hegyeshalom to Arad
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bratislava to Arad, Arad
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP to Vienna Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy to Arad, autogara Transdara
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vídeň, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
Phone
0040263701919
Email
latinoexpres@yahoo.com
Website
latinoexpres.ro
Bus from Bratislava to Arad
Ave. Duration
8 h 29 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro
Avtoekspres
Phone
+359 (0) 52 757 044
Email
info@autogaravn.com
Website
autogaravn.com
Bus from Bratislava to Arad
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$20 - $23
Schedules at
autogaravn.com
Transmarian
Website
transmarian.ro
Bus from Bratislava to Arad
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
transmarian.ro
Omega Group
Phone
+359 878 155 116
Email
omega_group@abv.bg
Website
omega-group84.com
Bus from Bratislava to Arad
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
omega-group84.com
Amring
Phone
+4-0269-238.788
Website
amring.autogari.ro
Bus from Bratislava to Arad
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Schedules at
amring.autogari.ro
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Bratislava Mlynské nivy to Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$33
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Bus from Bratislava NAS Mlynské Nivy to Budapest Népliget aut.áll.
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$8 - $11
Mayer & Mayer Reisen
Phone
0744509279
Email
arminmayerreisen@yahoo.de
Website
mayer-transport.ro
Bus from Budapest to Arad
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
mayer-transport.ro

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