There are 10 ways to get from Brussels to Jena by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf Ice
  4. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Jena West Eb / ...

$166 - $248

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station to Cologne
  2. Take the bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station 068 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main to Jena

$34 - $56

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Train  •  8 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Erfurt Hbf Ic
  3. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Jena West Eb / ...

$160 - $232

Bus, train  •  9 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Bruxelles - North to Frankfurt
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Jena West Eb / ...

$126 - $177

Drive  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Jena 385.7 miles

$80 - $120

Fly Brussels to Nuremberg, train  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Nuremberg (NUE) BRU - NUE
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
  3. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Jena West

$104 - $443

Fly Brussels to Frankfurt, train  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Frankfurt (FRA) BRU - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
  3. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Jena West

$153 - $391

Fly Brussels to Leipzig, train  •  8 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Leipzig (LEJ) BRU - LEJ
  2. Take the train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Jena Paradies

$136 - $364

Fly Brussels to Berlin Tegel, train  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) BRU - TXL
  2. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Erfurt Hbf
  3. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Jena West

$114 - $309

Train to Cologne/Bonn Apt, fly to Leipzig, train  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof
  2. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Leipzig (LEJ) CGN - LEJ
  3. Take the train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Jena Paradies

$140 - $320

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Jena is to bus which costs 29€ - 50€ and takes 10 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Jena is to drive which costs 70€ - 110€ and takes 5 h 43 min.

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The distance between Brussels and Jena is 508 km. The road distance is 617.1 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 2 min to get from Brussels to Jena, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brussels station to Jena. However, there are services departing from Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station and arriving at Jena via Cologne, Cologne South, Airport and Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 54 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Jena. However, there are services departing from Brusel Nord and arriving at Jena West via Köln Hbf, Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and Erfurt Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 2 min.

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What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Jena, Germany?

You can take a train from Brussels to Jena via Köln Hauptbahnhof, Köln Hbf, Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, and Erfurt Hbf in around 7 h 2 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brussels to Jena via Cologne, Cologne, Cologne South, Airport, Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station, and Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main in around 10 h 54 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Nuremberg via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Brussels to Leipzig via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Leipzig via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Leipzig via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Leipzig via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Leipzig via Frankfurt, Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Leipzig via Berlin Tegel, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Nuremberg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Tegel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Tegel via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$85 - $480
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Leipzig
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $340
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Brussels to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Nuremberg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Erfurt Hbf to Jena West
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Jena Paradies
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Bruxelles - North to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
eurolines.de
Low
$55
High
$59
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station to Cologne
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Deinbus
Phone
+49 069/17 53 73 200
Email
info@deinbus.de
Website
deinbus.de
Bus from Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main to Jena
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Schedules at
deinbus.de

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