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Duration 12h 42m
Distance 989 km
Average price 420€
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between Bristol and Jena takes 12h 42m and the fastest train takes 11h 13m. There is at least one train per day from Bristol to Jena. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Bristol Temple Meads
  2. London St. Pancras Int.
  3. Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  4. Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  5. Erfurt Hbf
  6. Jena
13h 1m
273€ - 647€

Bristol to Jena train times

Trains run once daily between Bristol and Jena. The service departs Bristol at 09:00 in the morning, which arrives into Jena at 21:13. All services require a transfer, and take on average 12h 42m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Bristol to Jena. However, there are services departing from Bristol Temple Meads and arriving at Jena West via Paddington, London St. Pancras Int., Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and Erfurt Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 1m.

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The distance between Bristol and Jena is 989 km.

Bristol to Jena train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Bristol Temple Meads station.

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Bristol to Jena train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Jena West station.

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Jena is 1h ahead of Bristol. It is currently 4:21 AM in Bristol and 5:21 AM in Jena.

There are 134+ hotels available in Jena. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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