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There are 11 ways to get from Jena to Paris by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  8h 8m

  1. Take the train from Jena West to Erfurt Hbf
  2. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris Est Tgv / ...

$175 - $258

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Bus  •  12h

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

$50 - $90

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Train via Karlsruhe Hbf  •  8h 46m

  1. Take the train from Jena West to Erfurt Hbf
  2. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Paris Est Tgv / ...

$186 - $275

Train, bus  •  16h 31m

  1. Take the train from Vieselbach to Eisenach Rb 20
  2. Take the bus from Eisenach to Paris Gallieni

$96 - $133

Drive  •  7h 47m

  1. Drive from Jena to Paris 538 miles

$110 - $170

Train to Leipzig, fly  •  8h 50m

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

$124 - $379

Train, train to Nuremberg, fly  •  7h 2m

  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 Paris CDG (CDG) NUE - CDG

$117 - $336

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly  •  7h 52m

  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 Paris CDG (CDG) FRA - CDG

$128 - $386

Train, train to Berlin Tegel, fly  •  8h 2m

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

$92 - $240

Train, train to Hannover, fly  •  9h 15m

  1. Take the train from Jena Paradies to Halle
  2. Take the train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Hannover Hbf
  3. Fly from Hannover (HAJ) to Paris CDG (CDG) HAJ - CDG

$133 - $377

Train, train to Dusseldorf, fly  •  9h 47m

  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 Düsseldorf Hbf
  4. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Paris CDG (CDG) DUS - CDG

$153 - $358

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The cheapest way to get from Jena to Paris is to bus which costs 45€ - 75€ and takes 12h.

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The quickest way to get from Jena to Paris is to train and fly which costs 100€ - 300€ and takes 7h 2m.

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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 Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 12h.

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No, there is no direct train from Jena to Paris. However, there are services departing from Jena West and arriving at Paris Est via Erfurt Hbf and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 8m.

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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 8h 8m and costs 150€ - 230€.

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It takes approximately 8h 8m 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 Erfurter Bahn, depart from Jena West station.

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The best way to get from Jena to Paris is to train which takes 8h 8m and costs 150€ - 230€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 45€ - 75€ and takes 12h.

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  • Distance: 437.6 miles
  • Duration: 8h 8m

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

You can take a train from Jena to Paris via Erfurt Hbf and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf in around 8h 8m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Jena to Paris 5 times a week. Tickets cost $50 - $90 and the journey takes 12h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Leipzig to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Leipzig to Paris CDG via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from Leipzig to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Leipzig to Paris CDG via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Nuremberg to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Flights from Nuremberg to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Flights from Nuremberg to Paris CDG via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $480
Flights from Frankfurt to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Hannover to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Hannover to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $470
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Hannover to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $750
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Air Austral
Website
air-austral.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $470
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $350
Flights from Hannover to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $750
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Leipzig to Paris CDG via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from Nuremberg to Paris CDG via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $480
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $290
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Hannover to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Leipzig to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $950
Flights from Nuremberg to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Hannover to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Paris CDG via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,500
Flights from Hannover to Paris CDG via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $4,800
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris CDG via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,200
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Hannover to Paris CDG via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Train operators
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
37m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
erfurter-bahn.de
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 Erfurt Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Train from Erfurt Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Train from Erfurt Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$120 - $140
1st Class
$160 - $240
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $22
1st Class
$30 - $35
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $115
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $115
1st Class
$130 - $200
Abellio Rail Mitteldeutschland GmbH
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Vieselbach to Eisenach
Ave. Duration
52m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
abellio.de
Train from Jena Paradies to Halle
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
abellio.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 Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Eisenach to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
12h 40m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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There is no direct flight from Leipzig Airport to Paris CDG Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 25m and has one stopover.

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

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Jena to Paris train services, operated by inOui TGV, arrive at Paris Est station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Jena to Paris is 861 km. It takes approximately 7h 47m to drive from Jena to Paris.

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Swiss, Eurowings and Lufthansa offer flights from Leipzig Airport to Paris CDG Airport.

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