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Journey timeFrom 2h 14m
Price€22 - €98
Distance216km (134 miles)
Frequency1 train per day
Departure stationBerlin Hbf
Arrival stationJena
ChangesDirect trains available
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Berlin Hbf to Jena train times

Check out the next trains departing from Berlin Hbf to Jena for Tuesday 25th Feb 2020. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
10:30 13:13 2h 43m, 1 change
11:04 13:18 2h 14m, 1 change
11:37 14:06 2h 29m, 1 change
12:05 14:20 2h 15m, 1 change
12:30 15:13 2h 43m, 1 change
13:01 15:44 2h 43m, 1 change
13:37 16:06 2h 29m, 1 change
14:05 16:39 2h 34m, 2 changes
14:05 16:44 2h 39m, 1 change
14:33 16:58 2h 25m, 1 change

Deutsche Bahn and ICE (Intercity Express) trains from Berlin Hbf to Jena

You can travel from Berlin Hbf to Jena on Deutsche Bahn and ICE (Intercity Express) trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

PhotoJoachimKohlerBremen, under licence CC BY-SA 4.0

The Deutsche Bahn Group is owned by the German State and controls the majority of rail traffic in Germany as well as in many border regions of the country. Every year, Deutsche Bahn transports several billion passengers and many stations in Germany are served exclusively by DB trains, including the ICE, IC and EC fleet.

PhotoNelso Silva, under licence CC BY-SA 2.0

The high-speed train of Deutsche Bahn, with a maximum speed of 330 km/h, the ICE connects major cities and is also used for international travel to neighbouring countries such as Austria, France and Denmark. This train is equipped with air conditioning, a dining car, a children's compartment and power sockets. Passengers enjoy a free WiFi connection throughout the duration of the ICE trip.

Cheap train tickets from Berlin Hbf to Jena

Train tickets from Berlin Hbf to Jena start at €22 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in Advance, however, if you're booking last-minute tickets on the day, the average price is around €51.91.
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Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Berlin Hbf to Jena by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guide to check when European train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Berlin Hbf to Jena? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Berlin Hbf to Jena take?

The average journey time by train between Berlin Hbf and Jena is 2 hours and 40 minutes, with around 34 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Berlin Hbf and Jena by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Berlin Hbf to Jena is 2 hours and 14 minutes.

How much does the train from Berlin Hbf to Jena cost?

Train tickets from Berlin Hbf to Jena can start from as little as €22 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Berlin Hbf to Jena?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Berlin Hbf to Jena without having to change trains. There are 1 direct train from Berlin Hbf to Jena. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Berlin Hbf to Jena leave?

The first train from Berlin Hbf to Jena leaves at 04:28. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Berlin Hbf to Jena leave?

The last train from Berlin Hbf to Jena leaves at 23:15. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Berlin Hbf and Jena by train?

Trains travelling from Berlin Hbf to Jena cover a distance of around 216km during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Jena to Berlin Hbf.
Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. "14 days in advance" includes days 13 and 15. / The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Berlin Hbf to Jena for a typical week day using timetable data for 25/02/2020. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 04/04/2019 for travel on 04/04/2019 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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