The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Jena to Budapest is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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11 h 5 m
13 h 28 m
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Of the 3 trains that leave Jena for Budapest every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||410 miles (661 km)|
|Average train duration||15 h|
|Average train ticket price||$66 (€57)|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Jena to Budapest cover the 410 miles (661 km) long journey taking on average 15 h with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $66 (€57), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $52 (€46). Travelers depart most frequently from Jena-Göschwitz and arrive in Budapest-Déli.
Buy your official Deutsche Bahn train tickets between Jena and Budapest from $52 (€46) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular journey.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train between Jena and Budapest. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
Train information from Jena to Budapest with Deutsche Bahn:
Travel between Jena, Germany and Budapest, Hungary by train is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
When traveling in Hungary, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 3/8/23. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Budapest from Jena before traveling.
The restriction level for your return train to Jena, Germany from Budapest is: Unrestricted.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 2/21/23. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Jena from Budapest closer to your date of departure here here.
When departing from Jena, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Jena-Göschwitz, Jena West and Jena Saalbahnhof. When arriving in Budapest, you can end your journey in train stations like Budapest-Déli, Budapest Keleti and Budapest-Kelenföld.
Omio customers book a train from Jena-Göschwitz to Budapest-Déli most frequently for this route.
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.
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