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Cheap train tickets from Jena to Budapest

Showing times and prices for May 23

Cheapest

$53

Average

$53

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.

The average ticket from Jena to Budapest will cost around $ 53 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 53.

Deutsche Bahn
04:38PMJena16h41 09:19AMBudapest
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$531One-way
Deutsche Bahn
04:18PMJena17h01 09:19AMBudapest
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$531One-way
Deutsche Bahn
01:15AMJena12h04 01:19PMBudapest
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$531One-way
Deutsche Bahn
01:14PMJena17h06 06:20AMBudapest
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$541One-way

Train schedule from Jena to Budapest

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Deutsche Bahn
01:15AMJena12h04 01:19PMBudapest
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Deutsche Bahn
01:14PMJena17h06 06:20AMBudapest
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Deutsche Bahn
04:18PMJena17h01 09:19AMBudapest
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Deutsche Bahn
04:38PMJena16h41 09:19AMBudapest
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Mon
May 23
$53Deutsche Bahn
$47Flixbus
$26ryanair sun
Tue
May 24
$42Deutsche Bahn
$54Flixbus
$109HOP!
Wed
May 25
$42Deutsche Bahn
$86Flixbus
$185Lot Polish Airlines
Thu
May 26
$53Deutsche Bahn
$47Flixbus
$109HOP!
Fri
May 27
$53Deutsche Bahn
$47Flixbus
$47ryanair sun
Sat
May 28
$42Deutsche Bahn with connection
$43Flixbus
$141HOP!
Sun
May 29
$53Deutsche Bahn
$73Flixbus
$135Lufthansa Cityline

Fastest train times from Jena to Budapest

Showing times and prices for May 23

Fastest Journey

12 h 4 m

Average

15 h 43 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

662 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Jena for Budapest every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 662 km distance in an average of 15 h 43 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 12 h 4 m .

The slowest trains will take 17 h 6 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Deutsche Bahn
01:15AMJena12h04 01:19PMBudapest
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$531One-way
Deutsche Bahn
04:38PMJena16h41 09:19AMBudapest
0 changes
$531One-way
Deutsche Bahn
04:18PMJena17h01 09:19AMBudapest
0 changes
$531One-way
Deutsche Bahn
01:14PMJena17h06 06:20AMBudapest
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$541One-way

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Overview: Train from Jena to Budapest

distanceDistance410 miles (661 km)
durationAverage train duration12 h 4 min
priceAverage train ticket price$51 (€45)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Jena to Budapest cover the 410 miles (661 km) long trip taking on average 12 h 4 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $51 (€45), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $42 (€38). Travelers depart most frequently from Jena-Göschwitz and arrive in Budapest-Déli.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Jena to Budapest trains

Find the best trains to Budapest from Jena with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from $42 (€38). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

Deutsche Bahn

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 Jena to Budapest train.

  • Average Price: $42

Read on for COVID-19 recommendations and policies for your Deutsche Bahn train ticket between Jena and Budapest:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Normal conditions apply

Travel Tips: Trains from Jena to Budapest

Travel by train to Budapest 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 Jena to Budapest.
FAQs

Is cross-border travel by train between Jena, Germany and Budapest, Hungary allowed?

Travel between Jena, Germany and Budapest, Hungary by train is: Fully open.

Can I enter Hungary from Germany?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Budapest, Hungary?

All travelers in Hungary must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 5/16/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Budapest from Jena as this information can change.

Are there restrictions on returning to Germany from Hungary by train?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Budapest to Jena is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Germany from Hungary?

Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary

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

What are the requirements?

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 9 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

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

Last checked on 5/21/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Jena from Budapest here.

How much does a cheap train to Budapest from Jena cost?

Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Jena to Budapest for as low as $42 (€38)  for the next 7 days.

What is the price of a train ticket between Jena and Budapest?

The train price from Jena to Budapest is on average $51 (€45)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.

What is the distance between Jena and Budapest by train?

The Jena to Budapest train distance is approximately 410 miles (661 km).

How many hours is the train time to Budapest from Jena?

The train time to Budapest from Jena is on average 12 h 4 min  for the 410 miles (661 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Budapest from Jena by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

What station does the train from Jena to Budapest depart from? Which Budapest train station do I come into from Jena?

There are a few train stations in Jena to start your journey from including Jena-Göschwitz, Jena West and Jena Saalbahnhof. In Budapest you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Budapest-Déli and Budapest Keleti.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Jena-Göschwitz   and arrive in Budapest-Déli.

Where is the Jena train station located? Where is the Budapest train station located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Jena-Göschwitz, located approximately 4.3 miles (7 km) from the city center of Jena. The most popular arrival train station in Budapest, called Budapest-Déli, is located around 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from its city center.

Which train providers can get me from Jena to Budapest?

For the best Jena to Budapest train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services from Jena to Budapest to compare what amenities they may offer.

How many train services are there from Jena to Budapest a day?

On average, there is 1 train a day from Jena to Budapest. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

When can I take the first train from Jena to Budapest? When can I take the last train for the day?

The earliest train departing from Jena to Budapest leaves at 5: 16 AM. The last train departing from Jena to Budapest leaves at 10: 14 PM. You can find the latest Jena to Budapest train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

How early should I book train tickets from Jena to Budapest to score the best deals?

If you purchase a train ticket from Jena to Budapest within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $51 (€45) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Budapest from Jena are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Jena
Budapest
Jena-Göschwitz is the most popular Jena 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 Jena for your trip to Budapest.

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