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.
The average journey time by train between Ghent and Jena is 8 hours and 37 minutes, with around 12 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.
The fastest journey time by train from Ghent to Jena is 7 hours and 5 minutes.
Train tickets from Ghent to Jena can start from as little as 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.
No, there are no direct train services from Ghent to Jena. Travelling from Ghent to Jena by train will require a minimum of 3 changes.
The first train from Ghent to Jena leaves at 05:39. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Ghent to Jena leaves at 20:27. 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.
Trains travelling from Ghent to Jena cover a distance of around 549km during the journey.