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.
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5 h 13 m
6 h 39 m
Trains per day
Of the 3 trains that leave Jena for Essen every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||201 miles (324 km)|
|Average train duration||5 h 13 min|
|Average train ticket price||$47 (€42)|
|Train frequency||8 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 8 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Jena to Essen cover the 201 miles (324 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 13 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $47 (€42), but the average price of train tickets is $47 (€42). Travelers depart most frequently from Jena-Göschwitz and arrive in Essen Hbf.
Find the best trains from Jena to Essen with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from $47 (€42). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.
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 Essen train.
Jena to Essen train information with Deutsche Bahn:
When taking the train between Jena and Essen, you can choose to depart from train stations like Jena-Göschwitz, Jena West and Jena Saalbahnhof. Your route can end in train stations such as Essen Hbf, Essen-Eiberg and Essen-Altenessen.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Jena-Göschwitz and arrive in Essen Hbf.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Jena-Göschwitz, is located 4.3 miles (7 km) from the city center of Jena.
The most popular arrival train station, Essen Hbf, is located 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city center of Essen.
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