There are 11 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Arad by plane, shuttle, train, bus, night train 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.

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Fly to Budapest, shuttle  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Budapest (BUD) FRA - BUD
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Budapest Airport to Arad

$91 - $268

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Bus SC Latino Expres S.R.L.  •  21 h

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Arad

$76 - $106

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Fly to Timisoara, train  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Timisoara (TSR) FRA - TSR
  2. Take the train from Timisoara Nord to Arad

$122 - $287

Fly to Oradea, bus  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Oradea (OMR) FRA - OMR
  2. Take the bus from Nojorid to Arad

$254 - $872

Fly to Cluj-Napoca, shuttle, train  •  9 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) FRA - CLJ
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Cluj Airport to Deva
  3. Take the train from Deva to Arad

$125 - $226

Fly to Debrecen, train  •  9 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Debrecen (DEB) FRA - DEB
  2. Take the train from Debrecen to Szolnok
  3. Take the train from Szolnok to Arad

$81 - $328

Train, bus  •  14 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wien Hbf Ice
  2. Take the bus from Wien to Arad

$181 - $256

Train, EuroNight via Budapest-Keleti  •  16 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wien Hbf Ice
  2. Take the EuroNight from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Budapest-Keleti
  3. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Arad Ic

$152 - $229

Bus Transmarian  •  18 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt - Airport to Arad

Train, EuroNight  •  15 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Wien Hbf Ice
  2. Take the EuroNight from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Gara Arad Dacia

$146 - $213

Drive  •  11 h

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Arad 766.3 miles

$160 - $240

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Frankfurt - Airport and arriving at Arad. Services depart three times a week, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 18 h 37 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Arad. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and arriving at Arad via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Wien Hauptbahnhof and Budapest-Keleti. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 40 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Arad is 1038 km. The road distance is 1226.1 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Arad without a car is to train and bus which takes 14 h 53 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 55 min to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Arad, including transfers.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Arad bus services, operated by Transmarian, depart from Frankfurt - Airport station.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Arad train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf station.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Budapest Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Arad bus services, operated by Transmarian, arrive at Arad station.

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Arad is 1 h ahead of Frankfurt Airport (FRA). It is currently 5:31 PM in Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and 6:31 PM in Arad.

Map of how to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Arad.
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  • Distance: 648.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 55 min

What companies run services between Frankfurt Airport (FRA), Germany and Arad, Romania?

Transmarian operates a bus from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Arad 3 times a week, and the journey takes 18 h 37 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Budapest via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Flights from Frankfurt to Timisoara
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Timisoara via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Cluj-Napoca
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Frankfurt to Cluj-Napoca via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Frankfurt to Debrecen via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Frankfurt to Debrecen via Nuremberg, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Frankfurt to Debrecen via Hannover, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Budapest via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $180
Flights from Frankfurt to Debrecen via Basel
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Frankfurt to Debrecen via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Frankfurt to Oradea via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Oradea via Munich, Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,600
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Cluj-Napoca via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $470
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Timisoara Nord to Arad
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Deva to Arad
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
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 Budapest-Keleti to Arad
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Website
bahn.de
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Gara Arad
Ave. Duration
7 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
Mayer & Mayer Reisen
Phone
0744509279
Email
arminmayerreisen@yahoo.de
Website
mayer-transport.ro
Shuttle from Budapest Airport to Arad
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
mayer-transport.ro
Autogenn
Phone
0259 471 690
Website
autogenn.ro
Bus from Nojorid to Arad
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
autogenn.ro
Aerotran Pass
Phone
+4 0758 928 530
Email
aerotrans_pass@yahoo.com
Website
transportaeroportcluj.ro
Shuttle from Cluj Airport to Deva
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
transportaeroportcluj.ro
Transmarian
Website
transmarian.ro
Bus from Frankfurt - Airport to Arad
Ave. Duration
18 h 37 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
transmarian.ro
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
Phone
0040263701919
Email
latinoexpres@yahoo.com
Website
latinoexpres.ro
Bus from Frankfurt to Arad
Ave. Duration
19 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Arad is 1226 km. It takes approximately 11 h to drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Arad.

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Wizz Air, Eurowings, Brussels Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Budapest Airport.

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

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