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Duration 7h 32m
Distance 858.9 km
Average price 200€
Frequency 4/day

Trip overview

The average train between Paris and Jena takes 7h 32m and the fastest train takes 6h 33m. The train service runs several times per day from Paris 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. Paris l'Est
  2. Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  3. Erfurt Hbf
  4. Jena
7h 48m
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126€ - 272€

Paris to Jena train times

Trains run four times a day between Paris and Jena. The earliest departure is at 15:19 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Paris is at 17:10 which arrives into Jena at 00:22. All services require a transfer, and take on average 7h 32m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Jena. However, there are services departing from Paris l'Est and arriving at Jena West via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and Erfurt Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 48m.

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The distance between Paris and Jena is 700 km. The road distance is 858.9 km.

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Paris to Jena train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Paris l'Est station.

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

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