How to get from Berlin to Jena

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from Berlin to Jena

You can get from Berlin to Jena by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Berlin to Jena on 28 May we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

17:15Berlin Hbf4h00 21:15Jena Paradies
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17:15Berlin Hbf4h00 21:15Jena Paradies
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10:32Berlin Hbf4h12 14:44Jena Paradies
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08:32Berlin Hbf4h12 12:44Jena Paradies
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16:32Berlin Hbf4h12 20:44Jena Paradies
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Travel Information between Berlin and Jena

distanceDistance135 miles (217 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£12 - £16
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £12 • 3 h
fastestFastest modeTrain • £16 • 2 h 37 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Take a coach or train to travel 135 miles (217 km) to Jena from Berlin. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 37 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £12. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Berlin to Jena.

Travel Tips: Travel from Berlin to Jena

Travel to Jena easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Berlin to Jena.

There are 2 ways to get from Berlin to Jena: coach or train.

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Berlin to Jena, which costs on average £12.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Jena:

A coach is generally £3 less than a train for the same route. A train costs on average £16 from Berlin to Jena.

The quickest way to travel to Jena from Berlin is by train, which takes on average 2 h 37 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 3 h   of travel time.

The distance from Berlin to Jena is approximately 135 miles (217 km).

The average frequency per day from Berlin to Jena is:

  • Around 1 train per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Jena from Berlin as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Berlin to Jena:

  • Coaches most often depart from Berlin at Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof and arrive in Jena at Jena.
  • Trains mostly depart from Berlin Hbf and arrive in Jena-Göschwitz.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Berlin to Jena:

  • You can go to Jena from Berlin by coach with Flixbus. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £12 with Flixbus from Berlin to Jena on Omio.
  • You can go to Jena from Berlin by train with Deutsche Bahn. You'll see cheap train tickets for £16 with Deutsche Bahn from Berlin to Jena on Omio.

Yes, there are direct services available from Berlin to Jena with the following travel operators:

  • You can find around direct coaches per day and book this direct coach with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar.
  • You'll find 1 direct train per day with.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Jena as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Berlin to Jena.

Your journey from Berlin to Jena doesn't have to end in Jena. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Frankfurt am Main, Leipzig or Munich. If you’d like to add Frankfurt am Main, Leipzig or Munich to your Berlin to Jena trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Jena today!

Before travelling from Berlin to Jena, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket is on average £12 one way for this trip.
  • The price of a train ticket is on average £16 one way for this route.

But we recommend booking Berlin to Jena tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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