There are 7 ways to get from Jena to Bad Ems by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  5h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Jena, Jena central bus station to Coblenz N780

22€ - 27€

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Train  •  5h 58m

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

70€ - 161€

Bus, train  •  6h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Jena to Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Limburg(Lahn) Rb / ...

32€ - 49€

Drive  •  3h 18m

  1. Drive from Jena to Bad Ems 344.2 km

40€ - 60€

Train, fly to Frankfurt  •  6h 10m

  1. Take the train from Jena Paradies to Halle(Saale)Hbf
  2. Fly from Leipzig (LEJ) to Frankfurt (FRA) LEJ - FRA
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Koblenz Hbf

99€ - 346€

Train, fly to Cologne Bonn  •  6h 29m

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

74€ - 262€

Train, fly to Dusseldorf  •  6h 41m

  1. Take the train from Jena Paradies to Halle(Saale)Hbf
  2. Fly from Leipzig (LEJ) to Dusseldorf (DUS) LEJ - DUS
  3. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Koblenz Hbf

85€ - 430€

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The cheapest way to get from Jena to Bad Ems is to bus which costs 21€ - 28€ and takes 5h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Jena to Bad Ems is to drive which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 3h 18m.

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No, there is no direct train from Jena to Bad Ems. However, there are services departing from Jena West and arriving at Bad Ems West via Erfurt Hbf, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and Limburg(Lahn). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 58m.

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The distance between Jena and Bad Ems is 281 km. The road distance is 344.2 km.

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The best way to get from Jena to Bad Ems without a car is to bus which takes 5h 10m and costs 21€ - 28€.

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It takes approximately 5h 10m to get from Jena to Bad Ems, including transfers.

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Jena to Bad Ems train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Jena West station.

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The best way to get from Jena to Bad Ems is to bus which takes 5h 10m and costs 21€ - 28€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 70€ - 170€ and takes 5h 58m.

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The quickest flight from Leipzig Airport to Frankfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Jena to Bad Ems train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Limburg(Lahn) station.

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Map of how to get from Jena to Bad Ems.
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  • Distance: 281.3 km
  • Duration: 5h 10m

What companies run services between Jena, Germany and Bad Ems, Germany?

FlixBus operates a bus from Jena to Bad Ems once daily. Tickets cost 18€ - 23€ and the journey takes 4h 25m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Jena to Bad Ems via Erfurt Hbf, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, and Limburg(Lahn) in around 5h 58m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Leipzig to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 290€
Flights from Leipzig to Cologne Bonn via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 700€
Flights from Leipzig to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
55€ - 360€
Flights from Leipzig to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 490€
Flights from Leipzig to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 490€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Leipzig to Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 300€
Flights from Leipzig to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
55€ - 360€
Flights from Leipzig to Dusseldorf via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
55€ - 360€
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Website
bahn.com
Train from Jena West to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Limburg(Lahn)
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
11€ - 17€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Jena Paradies to Halle(Saale)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 20€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Regionalbf to Koblenz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
19€ - 27€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Köln Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf to Koblenz Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
14€ - 21€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Koblenz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
21€ - 30€
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
37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Erfurter Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Website
bahn.com
Train from Jena West to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
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
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Koblenz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 65€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Koblenz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
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
2h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 70€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Jena Paradies to Halle(Saale)Hbf
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Koblenz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
28€ - 40€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Koblenz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
HLB Hessische Landesbahn GmbH
Phone
0800 44 33 700
Website
hlb-online.de
Train from Frankfurt to Limburg
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
HLB Hessische Landesbahn GmbH
Abellio
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Jena Paradies to Halle(Saale)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio
Abellio Rail Mitteldeutschland GmbH
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Jena Paradies to Halle
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio Rail Mitteldeutschland GmbH
National Express
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Koblenz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
28€ - 35€
Website
National Express Rail
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity
Website
bahn.com
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Koblenz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
18€ - 25€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hnf to Koblenz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
90€ - 110€
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
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, Jena central bus station to Coblenz
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
18€ - 23€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Deinbus
Phone
+49 069/17 53 73 200
Email
info@deinbus.de
Website
deinbus.de
Bus from Jena to Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
14€ - 23€
Schedules at
deinbus.de

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Yes, the driving distance between Jena to Bad Ems is 344 km. It takes approximately 3h 18m to drive from Jena to Bad Ems.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Leipzig Airport to Frankfurt Airport.

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