Bologna to Jena train

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Overview: Train from Bologna to Jena

distanceDistance443 miles (715 km)
durationAverage train duration10 h 28 min
priceAverage train ticket price$90 (€85)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn or ItaloTreno

Trains from Bologna to Jena cover the 443 miles (715 km) long route taking on average 10 h 28 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or ItaloTreno. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $74 (€70), but the average price of train tickets is $90 (€85). Travelers depart most frequently from Bologna Centrale and arrive in Jena-Göschwitz.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn and Italo from Bologna to Jena trains

For as little as $74 (€70) you can travel by train between Bologna and Jena with Deutsche Bahn and Italo. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.

Deutsche Bahn
Italo

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider 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 Bologna to Jena train.

  • Average Price: $74

Italo is a brand of high-speed trains from the Italian train company Nuovo Trasporto Viaggiatori (NTV) offering regular services to popular cities around Italy, such as Rome, Naples, Florence and Milan. Among its fleet of trains are the Italo AGV 575, the premier high-speed service reaching speeds up to 186 mph (300 km/h), and the Italo EVO, an eco-friendly train that can reach speeds up to 150 mph (250 km/h). You can choose from the following Italo ticket types when purchasing tickets to Jena from Bologna: Low Cost, Economy, and Flex. Italo offers four different class options: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Standard services in all Italo trains include bathrooms, free WiFi, power outlets, reclining leather seats, footrests, snack machines and Italo Live (free onboard entertainment featuring a selection of films, music and games). While some amenities may differ based on the class option booked, each train car is modernly equipped with a high level of comfort.

Italo from Bologna to Jena train information:

  • Average Duration: 25 h 4 min
  • Italo frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Bologna to Jena

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FAQs

Travel by train between Bologna, Italy and Jena, Germany is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Jena from Bologna restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Bologna?

Entry Requirements:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Jena, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 8/8/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Jena from Bologna closer to your date of departure here

The restriction level for your return train to Bologna, Italy from Jena is: Fully open.

Is my return train into Bologna from Jena restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Italy from Jena?

Conditions of reentry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Bologna, Italy?

The government of Italy has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 7/28/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Bologna from Jena closer to your date of departure here here.

Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Bologna to Jena to cost as little as $74 (€70)  in the next 7 days.
The train price to Jena from Bologna is on average $90 (€85)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
The distance to Jena from Bologna by train is approximately 443 miles (715 km).
The Bologna to Jena train duration is on average 10 h 28 min, which is to be expected when traveling 443 miles (715 km) between Bologna and Jena. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

When taking a train from Bologna, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Bologna Centrale, Bologna Borgo Panigale and Bologna Mazzini. When you arrive in Jena, your train can arrive in train stations including Jena-Göschwitz, Jena West and Jena Saalbahnhof.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Bologna Centrale   to Jena-Göschwitz.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Bologna Centrale and travel around 1.6 miles (2.5 km) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Jena-Göschwitz and need to travel approximately 4.3 miles (7 km) from the train station to the city center in Jena.

For the best Bologna to Jena train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn or ItaloTreno. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Jena from Bologna to compare what amenities they may offer.
The average number of trains departing Bologna for Jena is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The first Bologna to Jena train departs at 9: 52 AM   and the last train from Bologna to Jena leaves at 1: 50 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Bologna to Jena on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
You can find trains to Jena from Bologna to cost on average $90 (€85) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Bologna to Jena train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Bologna
Jena
Bologna Centrale is the most popular Bologna railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Bologna for your trip to Jena.
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+39 892021
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Mon - Sun: 06: 00 - 21: 00
Public transit options for Bologna Centrale
Bus lines: 21, 25, 30, 36, 61, 62, 77, BLQ
Monorail lines: Marconi Express
Train lines: FR, FA, FB, IC, ICN, R, Italo, ÖBB EC, EN

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