The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
This is the last train of the day.
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7 h 54 m
10 h 18 m
Trains per day
Of the 2 trains that leave Vienna for Jena every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||284 miles (458 km)|
|Average train duration||7 h 54 min|
|Average train ticket price||£84 (€93)|
|Train frequency||1 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there is 1 direct train a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection, ÖBB | ICE or ÖBB | InterCity|
Trains from Vienna to Jena cover the 284 miles (458 km) long route taking on average 7 h 54 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection, ÖBB | ICE or ÖBB | InterCity. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £84, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £42. Travellers depart most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof and arrive in Jena-Göschwitz.
For as little as £42 you can travel by train from Vienna to Jena with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main operator of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Vienna to Jena train.
Vienna to Jena train information with Deutsche Bahn:
Travel by train between Vienna, Austria and Jena, Germany is: Fully open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 29/06/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Vienna and Jena closer to your date of departure here.
Return travel from Germany to Austria is: Fully open.
Entry into Austria is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Austria has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 27/06/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Vienna from Jena.
Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Wien Westbahnhof to Jena-Göschwitz.
Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Wien Westbahnhof and need to travel around 4.2 miles (6.7 km) from the city centre to get to this train station.
Passengers arriving in Jena most often arrive at Jena-Göschwitz and need to travel around 4.3 miles (7 km) from this train station to the city centre.
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