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from Paris to Jena

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Sun
Sep 26
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$56Flixbus
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Mon
Sep 27
$128Deutsche Bahn
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Tue
Sep 28
$66Deutsche Bahn with connection
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$191Lufthansa Cityline
Wed
Sep 29
$115Deutsche Bahn
$50Flixbus
$277Lufthansa
Thu
Sep 30
$115Deutsche Bahn with connection
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Fri
Oct 1
$91Deutsche Bahn with connection
$50Flixbus
$221Lufthansa
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Oct 2
$78Deutsche Bahn with connection
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$228Lufthansa

Travel Information from Paris to Jena

distanceDistance434 miles (700 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$38 - $140
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $38 (€30) • 11 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $140 (€112) • 4 h
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, KLM or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 434 miles (700 km) by bus, flight or train from Paris to Jena. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 4 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $38 (€30). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus, KLM or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Paris to Jena.

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FAQs
What are the international travel restrictions for Germany due to COVID-19 if I’m traveling between Paris and Jena?

International travel from Paris, France to Jena, Germany is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany if coming from France?

Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Jena if traveling from Paris?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What measures do I need to follow in Jena, Germany due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Germany must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/25/21; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip between Paris and Jena.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to France from Jena, Germany?

The current restriction level for returning to Paris, France from Germany is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Paris, France from Jena, Germany?

Reentering France is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Paris from Jena?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • 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 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required

Which rules do I need to follow in Paris, France regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to France must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 9/25/21. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Paris from Jena here.

How do I travel from Paris to Jena?

You can travel to Jena from Paris 3 different ways: bus, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Paris to Jena?

The cheapest way to go to Jena from Paris is by taking a bus, which costs on average $38 (€30).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Jena:

A bus is generally $103 (€82) less than a flight for the same route. Taking a flight costs on average $140 (€112) from Paris to Jena.

A bus is $22 (€18) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Paris to Jena costing on average $60 (€48).

What is the fastest way to travel from Paris to Jena?

The fastest way from Paris to Jena is by flight with an average journey time of 4 h.

There are alternative travel options to Jena that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Jena by bus can take on average 11 h 50 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 7 h 12 min   of travel time.

What is the distance from Paris to Jena?

The distance is approximately 434 miles (700 km) from Paris to Jena.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Paris to Jena?

The average frequency per day from Paris to Jena is:

  • 1 train a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Paris to Jena as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do I depart from Paris? Where do I arrive in Jena?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Paris to Jena:

  • Most travelers catch their bus from Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine) and arrive in Jena, Paradiesbahnhof.
  • Most travelers board their train from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Jena-Göschwitz.
Which travel operators can get me to Jena from Paris?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Paris to Jena, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Flixbus can get you to Jena by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Flixbus from Paris to Jena for $38 (€30) on Omio.
  • Travel with KLM to go to Jena by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find KLM Paris to Jena tickets on Omio for $140 (€112).
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn for trains to Jena. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Deutsche Bahn Paris to Jena tickets on Omio for $60 (€48).
Can I travel directly between Paris and Jena?

Yes, there are direct routes from Paris to Jena with the following travel companies:

  • You can find 1 direct train per day to Jena with.

Direct services to Jena tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Paris to Jena?
Many of our customers traveling from Paris to Jena don't make Jena their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Jena are Berlin, Frankfurt am Main or Leipzig, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Jena to any of these top destinations today!
How early should I purchase Paris to Jena tickets online to score the best deals?

Before traveling from Paris to Jena, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this route is costing $38 (€30) one way on average.
  • A plane ticket for this journey costs on average $140 (€112) one way.
  • A train ticket for this trip is costing $60 (€48) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Paris to Jena tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Paris
Jena
Gare Paris Bercy
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WC
Paris Gallieni Porte Bagnolet
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Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines 3
Paris Gare Montparnasse
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