Jena to Essen train

Cheap train tickets from Jena to Essen

Showing times and prices for May 20

Cheapest

31

Average

35

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.

Deutsche Bahn
12:15AMJena6h50 07:05AMEssen
0 transfers
311One-way
Deutsche Bahn
08:14PMJena7h54 04:08AMEssen
0 transfers
351One-way
Deutsche Bahn
04:08PMJena5h13 09:21PMEssen
0 transfers
391One-way

Train schedule from Jena to Essen

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Deutsche Bahn
12:15AMJena6h50 07:05AMEssen
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Deutsche Bahn
04:08PMJena5h13 09:21PMEssen
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Deutsche Bahn
08:14PMJena7h54 04:08AMEssen
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Fastest train times from Jena to Essen

Showing times and prices for May 20

Fastest Journey

5 h 13 m

Average

6 h 39 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

324 km

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.

Deutsche Bahn
04:08PMJena5h13 09:21PMEssen
0 transfers
391One-way
Deutsche Bahn
12:15AMJena6h50 07:05AMEssen
0 transfers
311One-way
Deutsche Bahn
08:14PMJena7h54 04:08AMEssen
0 transfers
351One-way

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Overview: Train from Jena to Essen

distanceDistance201 miles (324 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 13 min
priceAverage train ticket price$47 (€42)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 8 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche 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.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Jena to Essen trains

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

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:

  • Average Duration: 6 h 5 min
  • Average Price: $47
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 7 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Jena to Essen

Travel by train to Essen 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 Essen.
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If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Jena to Essen trains for as little as $47 (€42)  in the next 7 days.
The Jena to Essen train ticket price is on average $47 (€42)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this route in the next week.
The Jena to Essen train distance is approximately 201 miles (324 km).
The Jena to Essen train duration is on average 5 h 13 min, which is to be expected when traveling 201 miles (324 km) from Jena to Essen. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

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.

When taking a train from Jena to Essen, you can count on Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn for the best way to get you to Essen. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from Jena to Essen and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
On average, there are 8 trains a day from Jena to Essen. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train departing from Jena to Essen leaves at 5: 38 AM. The last train departing from Jena to Essen leaves at 11: 47 PM. You can find the latest Jena to Essen train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
The price of a one way train ticket from Jena to Essen is on average $47 (€42) if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets from Jena to Essen available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Jena
Essen
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 Essen.

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