There are 5 ways to get from Debrecen to Arad by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Debrecen to Oradea
  2. Take the bus from Oradea to Arad

$4 - $6

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Train via Szolnok  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Debrecen to Szolnok Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Szolnok to Arad Ic

$13 - $20

Train Romanian Railways (CFR)  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Debrecen to Oradea R
  2. Take the train from Oradea to Arad Ir / ...

$8 - $14

Train, bus  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Debrecen to Oradea R
  2. Take the bus from Oradea to Arad

$15 - $23

Drive  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Debrecen to Arad 118.3 miles

$21 - $35

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No, there is no direct bus from Debrecen to Arad. However, there are services departing from Debrecen and arriving at Arad via Oradea. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Debrecen to Arad. However, there are services departing from Debrecen and arriving at Arad via Szolnok. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 33 min.

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The distance between Debrecen and Arad is 152 km. The road distance is 189.2 km.

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The best way to get from Debrecen to Arad without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 20 min to get from Debrecen to Arad, including transfers.

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Debrecen to Arad bus services, operated by GIG, depart from Debrecen station.

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Debrecen to Arad train services, operated by Hungarian Railways (MÁV), depart from Debrecen station.

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The best way to get from Debrecen to Arad is to bus which takes 4 h 20 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 5 h 33 min.

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Debrecen to Arad bus services, operated by Autogenn, arrive at Arad station.

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Arad is 1 h ahead of Debrecen. It is currently 4:38 PM in Debrecen and 5:38 PM in Arad.

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  • Distance: 95 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 20 min

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

You can take a bus from Debrecen to Arad via Oradea in around 4 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Debrecen to Arad via Szolnok in around 5 h 33 min.

Train operators
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Debrecen to Szolnok
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Szolnok to Arad
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Debrecen to Oradea
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Bus operators
GIG
Phone
+40722258311
Email
office@gigimpex.ro
Website
gigimpex.ro
Bus from Debrecen to Oradea
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
gigimpex.ro
Autogenn
Phone
0259 471 690
Website
autogenn.ro
Bus from Oradea to Arad
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
autogenn.ro
Fany
Phone
0741 607 941
Email
office@fany.ro
Website
fany.ro
Bus from Oradea to Arad
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
fany.ro

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Debrecen to Arad train services, operated by Hungarian Railways (MÁV), arrive at Arad station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Debrecen to Arad is 189 km. It takes approximately 2 h 53 min to drive from Debrecen to Arad.

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There are 83+ hotels available in Arad. Prices start at $29 USD per night.

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