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There are 3 ways to get from Jena Paradies to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  4h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Jena bus station to Frankfurt central train station N1305

16€ - 20€

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Train  •  4h 17m

  1. Take the train from Jena West to Erfurt Hbf Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...

53€ - 134€

Drive  •  2h 30m

  1. Drive from Jena Paradies to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) 295.4 km

30€ - 50€

Jena Paradies → Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level)
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The cheapest way to get from Jena Paradies to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) is to bus which costs 16€ - 20€ and takes 4h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from Jena Paradies to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 2h 30m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Jena bus station station and arriving at Frankfurt central train station station. Services depart four times a week, and operate Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 3h 55m.

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No, there is no direct train from Jena Paradies to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level). However, there are services departing from Jena West and arriving at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf via Erfurt Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 17m.

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The distance between Jena Paradies and Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) is 226 km. The road distance is 295.4 km.

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The best way to get from Jena Paradies to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) without a car is to bus which takes 4h 1m and costs 16€ - 20€.

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The bus from Jena bus station to Frankfurt central train station takes 3h 55m including transfers and departs four times a week.

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Jena Paradies to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Jena bus station.

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Jena Paradies to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Jena West station.

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The best way to get from Jena Paradies to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) is to bus which takes 4h 1m and costs 16€ - 20€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 50€ - 140€ and takes 4h 17m.

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  • Distance: 225.9 km
  • Duration: 4h 1m

What companies run services between Jena Paradies, Germany and Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level), Germany?

FlixBus operates a bus from Jena bus station to Frankfurt central train station 4 times a week. Tickets cost 16€ - 20€ and the journey takes 3h 55m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Jena Paradies to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) via Jena West and Erfurt Hbf in around 4h 17m.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Jena West to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Erfurter Bahn
Phone
+49 (0)361 74207 250
Email
kundencenter@erfurter-bahn.de
Website
erfurter-bahn.de
Train from Jena West to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Erfurter Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Jena West to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Erfurt Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
60€ - 85€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Erfurt Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 70€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Jena bus station to Frankfurt central train station
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
16€ - 20€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Jena Paradies to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Frankfurt central train station.

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Jena Paradies to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Jena Paradies to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) is 295 km. It takes approximately 2h 30m to drive from Jena Paradies to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level).

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