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Craiova to Arad by bus

The journey from Craiova to Arad by bus is 284.67 km and takes 9 hrs 50 mins. There are 8 connections per day, with the first departure at 9:00 am and the last at 1:03 pm. It is possible to travel from Craiova to Arad by bus for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration9 hrs 50 mins
Connection per Day8
First Departure9:00 am
Last Departure1:03 pm
Distance284.67 km
Carrierserick_trans, amariliaMore

Craiova to Arad Bus Times

Departure date
Monday, 24 Jun 2024

Your journey from Craiova to Arad with Virail

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How much does it cost to get from Craiova to Arad by bus?

On average, a bus ticket from Craiova to Arad will cost you . However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as . If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest bus tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.
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On average, you can expect to spend around for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Craiova to Arad.

How much time will it take to go from Craiova to Arad by bus?

With a distance of 284.67 km between Craiova and Arad, it will usually take 9 hrs 50 mins to complete the journey. This average figure may vary from day to day. Delays could be caused by unexpected weather conditions, roadworks or construction, local events, or other unforeseen circumstances. Remember that your journey may take longer than 9 hrs 50 mins. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. The distance between Craiova and Arad is around 284.67 km. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 9 hrs 50 mins. However, the fastest routes between Craiova and Arad take 8 hrs 27 mins. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

When do departures from Craiova to Arad leave?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Craiova at 9:00 am, and the last departure will leave at 1:03 pm. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Craiova to Arad can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change. The first departure of the night from Craiova to Arad leaves at 9:00 am, while the last journey sets out at 1:03 pm. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Craiova and Arad. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

How many journeys from Craiova to Arad are there every day?

The route from Craiova to Arad is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Craiova 8 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Craiova to Arad, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 0 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 8 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Craiova to Arad. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap bus tickets from Craiova to Arad
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Craiova to Arad.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Craiova to Arad, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Craiova to Arad.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Craiova to Arad

The cheapest Craiova - Arad bus tickets can be found for as low as $22.08 if you’re lucky, or $24.78 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $27.22.

Find the best day to travel to Arad by bus

When travelling to Arad by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Craiova to Arad CO2 Emissions by Bus


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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Craiova and Arad by bus?
Craiova to Arad is 284.67 km.
How long does the bus between Craiova and Arad take?
Craiova to Arad is on average 9 hrs 50 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 8 hrs 27 mins.
Which companies operate from Craiova to Arad?
The bus journey from Craiova to Arad is covered by 3 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: erick_trans, amarilia, autogari and autogenn.
How many bus connections per day go from Craiova to Arad?
Craiova to Arad has 8 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Craiova to Arad leave?
The earliest bus from Craiova to Arad departs at 9:00 am. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Craiova to Arad depart?
The latest bus from Craiova to Arad departs at 1:03 pm. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What's the fastest journey time between Craiova to Arad by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Craiova and Arad is 8 hrs 27 mins.
Is there a direct bus from Craiova to Arad?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Craiova and Arad.
What are the CO2 emissions for Craiova to Arad by bus?
The bus journey from Craiova to Arad creates 21.35kg of CO2 emissions.