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Duration 8h 21m
Distance 622.6 km
Average price 170€
Frequency 3/day

Trip overview

The average train between Brussels and Jena takes 8h 21m and the fastest train takes 6h 46m. The train service runs several times per day from Brussels 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. Bruxelles-Nord
  2. Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  3. Erfurt Hbf
  4. Jena
6h 58m
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105€ - 232€

Brussels to Jena train times

Trains run three times a day between Brussels and Jena. The service departs Brussels at 18:31 in the evening, which arrives into Jena at 07:20. All services require a transfer, and take on average 8h 21m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Jena. However, there are services departing from Bruxelles-Nord and arriving at Jena West via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and Erfurt Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 58m.

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The distance between Brussels and Jena is 508 km. The road distance is 622.6 km.

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Brussels to Jena train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Bruxelles-Nord station.

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

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