How to travel from Vienna to Jena

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Travel Information to Jena from Vienna

distanceDistance284 miles (458 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$70 - $210
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $70 (€65) • 10 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $210 (€195) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, KLM Cityhopper or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Travel 284 miles (458 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train to Jena from Vienna. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $70 (€65). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus, KLM Cityhopper or Deutsche Bahn with connection among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Vienna to Jena.

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FAQs

International travel from Vienna, Austria to Jena, Germany is: Fully open.

Can I enter Germany if coming from Austria?

Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria.

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

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

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 8/8/22; 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 Vienna and Jena.

The current restriction level for returning to Vienna, Austria from Germany is: Fully open.

Am I allowed to reenter Vienna, Austria from Jena, Germany?

Reentering Austria is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

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

  • There are no current restrictions

Which rules do I need to follow in Vienna, Austria regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Austria 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: Recommended

The information above was last checked on 7/28/22. 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 Vienna from Jena here.

There are 4 ways to travel to Jena from Vienna including taking a bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Jena is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $70 (€65) compared to other travel options to Jena:

A bus is generally $140 (€130) less than a flight for the same route. Taking a flight costs on average $210 (€195) from Vienna to Jena.

Taking a bus is about $37 (€34) less than taking a train, which costs on average $107 (€99) for this trip.

The fastest way to get to Jena from Vienna is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 10 min.

Other travel options to Jena can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Jena by bus can take on average 10 h 15 min.

In comparison, going by train can take 7 h 5 min   on average.

Jena is approximately 284 miles (458 km) away from Vienna.

The average frequency per day from Vienna to Jena is:

  • 2 buses per day.
  • Around 5 trains per day.

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Vienna to Jena:

  • Buses from Vienna to Jena most often leave from Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB) and arrive in Jena.
  • Trains from Vienna to Jena most often leave from Wien Westbahnhof and arrive in Jena-Göschwitz.

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

  • Flixbus can take you to Jena by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Vienna to Jena for $70 (€65).
  • KLM Cityhopper can get you to Jena by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with KLM Cityhopper from Vienna to Jena for $210 (€195) on Omio.
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn with connection to go to Jena by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Deutsche Bahn with connection Vienna to Jena tickets on Omio for $107 (€99).
Looking to extend your trip from Vienna to Jena? Many Omio customers who go from Vienna to Jena usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Frankfurt am Main or Leipzig. If you're looking to explore Berlin, Frankfurt am Main or Leipzig from Jena, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

When planning your trip from Vienna to Jena, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost on average $70 (€65) one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing $210 (€195) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost on average $107 (€99) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Vienna to Jena online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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