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There are 13 ways to get from Jena to London by train, bus, night bus, car, car train, car ferry 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.

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Train

  1. Take the train from Jena West to Erfurt Hbf
  2. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Bruxelles Midi
  4. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to London St Pancras Intl

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Jena, Busbahnhof to Frankfurt
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt to London Victoria Coach Station

Train via Cologne

  1. Take the train from Jena West to Köln Hbf
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Bruxelles Midi
  3. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to London St Pancras Intl

Bus, night bus

  1. Take the bus from Jena bus station to Utrecht Central Station
  2. Take the night bus from Utrecht Central Station to London Victoria Coach Station

Drive, Eurotunnel

  1. Drive from Jena to Calais-Fréthun
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to London

Drive, car ferry

  1. Drive from Jena to Dunkirk
  2. Take the car ferry from Dunkirk to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to London

Train to Leipzig, fly to London City

  1. Take the train from Jena Paradies to Halle(Saale)Hbf
  2. Fly from Leipzig (LEJ) to London City (LCY)

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly to London City

  1. Take the train from Jena West to Erfurt Hbf
  2. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to London City (LCY)

Train, train to Hannover, fly to London Heathrow

  1. Take the train from Jena West to Göttingen
  2. Take the train from Göttingen to Hannover Hauptbahnhof
  3. Fly from Hannover (HAJ) to London Heathrow (LHR)

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly to London Heathrow

  1. Take the train from Jena West to Erfurt Hbf
  2. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to London Heathrow (LHR)

Train, train to Nuremberg, fly to London Heathrow

  1. Take the train from Jena West to Erfurt Hbf
  2. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
  3. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to London Heathrow (LHR)

Train, train to Berlin Brandenburg Apt, fly to London City

  1. Take the train from Jena West to Erfurt Hbf
  2. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to S Südkreuz Bhf
  3. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to London City (LCY)

Train, train to Nuremberg, fly to London Stansted

  1. Take the train from Jena West to Erfurt Hbf
  2. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
  3. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to London Stansted (STN)

Jena to London by train

41 Weekly Trains
10h 27m Average Duration
£192 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Jena to London is to bus which costs €50 - €70 and takes 19h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Jena to London is to train and fly which costs €110 - €460 and takes 7h 23m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Jena to London station. However, there are services departing from Jena, Busbahnhof and arriving at London Victoria Coach Station via Frankfurt. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19h 55m.

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No, there is no direct train from Jena to London. However, there are services departing from Jena West and arriving at London St Pancras Intl via Erfurt Hbf, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 27m.

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The distance between Jena and London is 511 miles.

The best way to get from Jena to London without a car is to train which takes 10h 27m and costs €220 - €550.

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It takes approximately 10h 27m to get from Jena to London, including transfers.

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Jena to London bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Jena, Busbahnhof station.

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

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The best way to get from Jena to London is to train which takes 10h 27m and costs €220 - €550. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €50 - €70 and takes 19h 55m.

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Map of how to get from Jena to London.
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  • Distance: 511.1 miles
  • Duration: 10h 27m

What companies run services between Jena, Germany and London, England?

You can take a train from Jena to London King's Cross via Erfurt Hbf, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Bruxelles Midi, and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi in around 10h 27m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Jena to London Victoria via Frankfurt in around 19h 55m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Leipzig to London City via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£180 - £1,000
Flights from Leipzig to London City via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 31m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£180 - £1,000
Flights from Frankfurt to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£75 - £500
Flights from Hannover to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£120 - £280
Flights from Frankfurt to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£65 - £460
Flights from Nuremberg to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£110 - £260
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to London City via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£130 - £380
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£70 - £330
Flights from Hannover to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£65 - £550
Flights from Frankfurt to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£60 - £600
Flights from Nuremberg to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £370
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £320
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£130 - £550
Flights from Hannover to London Heathrow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
£120 - £390
Flights from Nuremberg to London Heathrow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £430
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£110 - £450
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Frankfurt to London City via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£130 - £240
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Hannover to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
£100 - £340
Flights from Nuremberg to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£120 - £370
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Nuremberg to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£15 - £150
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to London City via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£140 - £460
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 311682904
Website
bahn.com
Train from Jena West to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £10
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Train from Jena Paradies to Halle(Saale)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£11 - £17
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Train from Jena West to Göttingen
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£25 - £35
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
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
Hourly
Website
Erfurter Bahn
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 Jena West to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£14 - £20
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Erfurt Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £60
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£60 - £85
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Jena West to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 53m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£75 - £110
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Köln Hbf to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£35 - £55
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Göttingen to Hannover Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£21 - £30
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Erfurt Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £65
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Erfurt Hbf to S Südkreuz Bhf
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £65
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Eurotunnel
ABELLIO Rail Mitteldeutschland GmbH
Phone
0800 2235546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Jena Paradies to Halle(Saale)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
ABELLIO Rail Mitteldeutschland GmbH
Abellio
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Jena Paradies to Halle(Saale)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio
ÖBB Intercity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Jena Paradies to Halle(Saale)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£18 - £25
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Train from Erfurt Hbf to Berlin Suedkreuz
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£30 - £45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
metronom
Phone
+49 581 97164164
Email
presse@der-metronom.de
Website
der-metronom.de
Train from Göttingen to Hannover Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
metronom
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Göttingen to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£15 - £21
Website
HVV
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Göttingen station to Hanover central station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
Flixtrain
Train from Erfurt central station to Berlin Südkreuz station
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£13 - £16
Website
Flixtrain
Österreichische Bundesbahnen
Website
delfi.de
Train from Göttingen to Hannover Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
delfi.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 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Jena, Busbahnhof to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£14 - £17
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Frankfurt to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
15h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£30 - £40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Jena bus station to Utrecht Central Station
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£25 - £30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Utrecht Central Station to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
11h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£23 - £28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Dunkirk to Dover
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£80 - £140
Website
dfds.co.uk
Standard Car - Economy
£84
Standard Car - Premium
£134

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Jena to London bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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