Arya is a fitness enthusiast. On the days when he is not acting, Arya is at the gum or either cycling to Mahabalipuram. He has earlier showcased his physical transformation in films such as Madrasapattinam and Sarpatta Paarambarai. In several instances, Arya opened up about his love for cycling. In a recent interview to a popular entertainment portal, Arya said, "When you start cycling first, probably for fitness, and then slowly start enjoying the process, your next step would be randonneuring. My first event was in Sweden, in 2016, and it was a 300km ride. It was then that I realised that randonneuring is not only for youngsters; it’s about people who are 60 and 70 and are still pushing their limits.."