There are 9 ways to get from Jena to Paris 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.

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Train  •  9 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Jena Paradies to Karlsruhe Hbf Ic
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Paris Est Tgv / ...

$202 - $294

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  14 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Jena to Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Paris City Centre - Bercy Ouibus

$39 - $61

7 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  12 h

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

$50 - $90

Drive  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Jena to Paris 538 miles

$110 - $170

Train to Nuremberg, fly  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Jena Paradies to Nürnberg Hbf
  2. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Paris CDG (CDG) NUE - CDG

$125 - $347

Train to Leipzig, fly  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Jena Paradies to Leipzig Hbf
  2. Fly from Leipzig (LEJ) to Paris CDG (CDG) LEJ - CDG

$150 - $416

Train to Berlin Tegel, fly  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Jena Paradies to Berlin Hbf (tief)
  2. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Paris CDG (CDG) TXL - CDG

$111 - $266

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly  •  9 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Jena Paradies to Leipzig Hbf
  2. Take the train from Leipzig Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Paris CDG (CDG) FRA - CDG

$174 - $454

Train, train to Prague, fly  •  10 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Jena Paradies to Leipzig Hbf
  2. Take the train from Leipzig Hbf (Fernbus-Terminal) to Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova)
  3. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Paris CDG (CDG) PRG - CDG

$114 - $305

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Jena to Paris is to bus which costs 30€ - 55€ and takes 14 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Jena to Paris is to train and fly which costs 100€ - 300€ and takes 7 h 16 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Jena, Jena central bus station station and arriving at Paris, Paris. Services depart five times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Jena to Paris. However, there are services departing from Jena Paradies and arriving at Paris Est via Karlsruhe Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 22 min.

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The distance between Jena and Paris is 700 km. The road distance is 860.8 km.

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The best way to get from Jena to Paris without a car is to train which takes 9 h 22 min and costs 170€ - 260€.

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It takes approximately 9 h 22 min to get from Jena to Paris, including transfers.

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Jena to Paris bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Jena, Jena central bus station.

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Jena to Paris train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Jena Paradies station.

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The best way to get from Jena to Paris is to train which takes 9 h 22 min and costs 170€ - 260€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 45€ - 75€ and takes 12 h.

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Map of how to get from Jena to Paris.
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  • Distance: 437.6 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 22 min

What companies run services between Jena, Germany and Paris, France?

You can take a train from Jena to Paris via Karlsruhe Hbf in around 9 h 22 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Jena to Paris 5 times a week. Tickets cost $50 - $90 and the journey takes 12 h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Flights from Nuremberg to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Flights from Leipzig to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Leipzig to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Leipzig to Paris CDG via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Leipzig to Paris CDG via Dusseldorf, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Frankfurt to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Prague to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Prague to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $700
Flights from Nuremberg to Paris CDG via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Frankfurt to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $470
Flights from Prague to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Flights from Leipzig to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $950
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Prague to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Paris CDG via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $480
Flights from Nuremberg to Paris CDG via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $480
Flights from Leipzig to Paris CDG via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Prague to Paris CDG via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $490
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Prague to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Leipzig to Paris CDG via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Prague to Paris CDG via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,500
Flights from Prague to Paris CDG via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$900 - $3,700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Paris CDG via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Prague to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $410
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Jena Paradies to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Train from Jena Paradies to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Jena Paradies to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Jena Paradies to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from Leipzig Hbf (Fernbus-Terminal) to Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova)
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $115
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $115
1st Class
$140 - $200
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Jena, Jena central bus station to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $90
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
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Schedules at
deinbus.de
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Frankfurt to Paris City Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
Ouibus

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