There are 4 ways to get from Jena to Leipzig Airport (LEJ) by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Jena Paradies to Leipzig Hauptbahnhof Ice 1604 / ...

$38 - $54

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Bus FlixBus  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Jena, Jena central bus station to Leipzig, Leipzig central station 055 / ...

$18 - $27

2 alternative options

Bus Deinbus  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Jena to Leipzig

$20 - $29

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from Jena to Leipzig Airport (LEJ) 60.6 miles

$12 - $19

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Jena to Leipzig Airport (LEJ). However, there are services departing from Jena Paradies and arriving at Leipzig/Halle Flughafen via Leipzig Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 12 min.

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The distance between Jena and Leipzig Airport (LEJ) is 70 km. The road distance is 97 km.

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The best way to get from Jena to Leipzig Airport (LEJ) without a car is to train which takes 2 h 12 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 12 min to get from Jena to Leipzig Airport (LEJ), including transfers.

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Jena to Leipzig Airport (LEJ) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Jena Paradies station.

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The best way to get from Jena to Leipzig Airport (LEJ) is to train which takes 2 h 12 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 26 min.

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Jena to Leipzig Airport (LEJ) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Leipzig Hauptbahnhof station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Jena to Leipzig Airport (LEJ) is 97 km. It takes approximately 54 min to drive from Jena to Leipzig Airport (LEJ).

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There are 620+ hotels available in Leipzig Airport (LEJ). Prices start at $48 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Jena to Leipzig Airport (LEJ).
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  • Distance: 43.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 12 min

What companies run services between Jena, Germany and Leipzig Airport (LEJ), Germany?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Jena to Leipzig Airport (LEJ) every 3 hours. Tickets cost $25 - $40 and the journey takes 1 h 1 min. Alternatively, Deinbus operates a bus from Jena to Leipzig Airport (LEJ) once daily. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

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Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Jena Paradies to Leipzig Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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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 Leipzig, Leipzig central station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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