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Flights to Arad

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Arad is a city in western Romania, close to the border with Hungary. It's a good choice for travellers interested in both history and relaxation. Arad has a well-preserved Vauban-style fortress, dating back to the 18th century. You can also explore the historic city centre with its many buildings from the Habsburg era, including Baroque and Art Nouveau architecture. Arad offers a relaxed atmosphere with parks like Parcul Padurice for strolling, and the Neptun Water Park for a refreshing break. The city also serves as a good base for exploring the Arad County wine region, located just east of Arad.

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Airports near Arad

Planning a trip to Arad? Enjoy flexibility with our selection of 4 airports, which offer different routes and options when travelling to Arad.

Traian Vuia International Airport

Located in Timisoara, Romania, Traian Vuia International Airport is the closest international airport to Arad. It is approximately 55 kilometres (34 miles) away from Arad and can be reached by a drive of around 1 hour.


Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport

Although not as close as Traian Vuia International Airport, Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport is another option for travellers heading to Arad. It is located in Budapest, Hungary, approximately 250 kilometres (155 miles) away from Arad. The drive from Budapest to Arad takes around 3-4 hours.


Belgrade Nikola Tesla Airport

Belgrade Nikola Tesla Airport, situated in Belgrade, Serbia, is another regional airport that can be considered for reaching Arad. It is approximately 200 kilometres (124 miles) away from Arad, and the drive takes around 2-3 hours.


Cluj-Napoca International Airport

If none of the above options are suitable, Cluj-Napoca International Airport in Cluj-Napoca, Romania, can be considered. It is located approximately 250 kilometres (155 miles) away from Arad, and the drive takes around 3-4 hours. However, it is worth noting that a connecting flight may be required to reach Arad from Cluj-Napoca.

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Things to do in Arad

Discovering the many attractions of Arad can be quite a task, so we've narrowed down our top 3:

Explore the Rich History of Arad

Immerse yourself in the fascinating history of Arad by visiting its historical landmarks and museums. Discover the stunning architecture of the Arad Fortress, built in the 18th century, and learn about the city's role in the Romanian Revolution at the Revolution Memorial Museum. Take a stroll through the picturesque Union Square, lined with beautiful buildings and charming cafes.

Indulge in Nature's Beauty at Mures River

Enjoy a peaceful retreat in nature by visiting the Mures River, which flows through Arad. Take a leisurely walk along the riverbank, breathe in the fresh air, and admire the scenic views. You can also rent a boat or go fishing in the river, providing a serene and relaxing experience.

Experience the Vibrant Local Culture

Arad: vibrant cultural scene with festivals, concerts, and markets. Don't miss Arad Music Festival. Experience warm hospitality and vibrant atmosphere.

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