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There are 10 ways to get from Madrid to Jena by plane, train, bus or car

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Recommended

Fly to Leipzig, train

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Leipzig (LEJ)
  2. Take the train from Leipzig Hbf to Jena Paradies

Cheapest

Fly to Frankfurt, train

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Frankfurt (FRA)
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
  3. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Jena West

Fly to Dresden, train

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Dresden (DRS)
  2. Take the train from Dresden-Neustadt to Leipzig Hbf
  3. Take the train from Leipzig Hbf to Jena Paradies

Fly to Berlin Brandenburg Apt, train

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER)
  2. Take the train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Erfurt Hbf
  3. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Jena West

Fly to Munich, train

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Munich (MUC)
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Flughafen Terminal to Muenchen Hbf
  3. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Bamberg
  4. Take the train from Bamberg to Erfurt Hbf
  5. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Jena West

Train via Paris

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Barcelona-Sants
  2. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Paris Gare De Lyon
  3. Take the train from Paris Est to Frankfurt
  4. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
  5. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Jena West

Train

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Barcelona-Sants
  2. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Lyon Part Dieu
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  4. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
  5. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Jena West

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Paris
  2. Take the bus from Paris to Jena bus station

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Frankfurt Main Station
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
  3. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Jena West

Drive

  1. Drive from Madrid to Jena

Madrid to Jena by train and bus

The journey time between Madrid and Jena is around 30h 58m and covers a distance of around 2643 km. This includes an average layover time of around 14h 57m. The fastest journey normally takes 30h 52m. Operated by Renfe AVE, Renfe SNCF, Bus RATP and others, the Madrid to Jena service departs from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha and arrives in Jena West. Typically five services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
16h 1m
Layover time:
14h 57m
Total time:
30h 58m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
30h 52m
Journey distance:
2643 km
Services per week:
5
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
139 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:30
Last service departs at:
07:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Madrid to Jena train and bus schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
Spain → Germany
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International entry into Germany from Spain

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Germany, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Andorra, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Cyprus, Egypt, Hong Kong, India, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Kuwait, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Paraguay, Qatar, Russia, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Taiwan, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside Germany with the above exceptions

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Conditions of entry into Germany from Spain

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Spain
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Albania, Andorra, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Colombia, Cyprus, Egypt, France, Guatemala, India, Israel, Japan, Netherlands, Palestine, Paraguay, Russia, Serbia, South Africa, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Turkey, United Kingdom and United States
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Albania, Andorra, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Colombia, Cyprus, Egypt, France, Guatemala, India, Israel, Japan, Netherlands, Palestine, Paraguay, Russia, Serbia, South Africa, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Turkey, United Kingdom and United States
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Albania, Andorra, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Colombia, Cyprus, France, Guatemala, India, Israel, Japan, Netherlands, Palestine, Paraguay, Portugal, Russia, Serbia, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Turkey, United Kingdom and United States
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Albania, Andorra, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Colombia, Cyprus, France, Guatemala, India, Israel, Japan, Netherlands, Palestine, Paraguay, Portugal, Russia, Serbia, South Africa, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Turkey, United Kingdom and United States
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
This applies to arrivals from Albania, Andorra, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Colombia, Cyprus, Egypt, France, Guatemala, India, Israel, Japan, Netherlands, Palestine, Paraguay, Russia, Serbia, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Turkey, United Kingdom and United States
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Rules to follow in Germany

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Spain

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Germany from Spain.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Jena is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Jena is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Jena is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 116 117.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Spain from Germany.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 15 Sep 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Robert Koch Institute.

We're working around the clock to bring you the latest COVID-19 travel updates.
This information is compiled from official sources. To the best of our knowledge, it is correct as of the last update.
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Jena is to bus which costs €95 - €130 and takes 28h 55m.

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The fastest way to get from Madrid to Jena is to fly and train. Taking this option will cost €90 - €290 and takes 9h 2m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Madrid to Jena station. However, there are services departing from Madrid and arriving at Jena bus station via Paris. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28h 55m.

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No, there is no direct train from Madrid to Jena. However, there are services departing from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha and arriving at Jena West via Barcelona-Sants, Lyon Part Dieu, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and Erfurt Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19h 14m.

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The distance between Madrid and Jena is 1661 km. The road distance is 2118.9 km.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Jena without a car is to train via Paris which takes 19h 13m and costs €280 - €550.

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It takes approximately 9h 23m to get from Madrid to Jena, including transfers.

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

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Madrid to Jena train services, operated by Renfe AVE, depart from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha station.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Jena is to train via Paris which takes 19h 13m and costs €280 - €550. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €95 - €130 and takes 28h 55m.

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Map of how to get from Madrid to Jena.
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  • Distance: 1660.6 km
  • Duration: 9h 23m

What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Jena, Germany?

You can take a train from Madrid to Jena via Barcelona-Sants, Paris Gare De Lyon, Gare De Lyon - Diderot, Gare De L'est, Paris Est, Frankfurt, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, and Erfurt Hbf in around 19h 13m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Madrid to Jena via Paris in around 28h 55m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Madrid to Leipzig via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
€190 - €600
Flights from Madrid to Leipzig via Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €400
Flights from Madrid to Leipzig via Brussels, Munich
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€95 - €350
Flights from Madrid to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €220
Flights from Madrid to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€60 - €220
Flights from Madrid to Dresden via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €500
Flights from Madrid to Dresden via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €180
Flights from Madrid to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €290
Flights from Madrid to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €230
Flights from Madrid to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €290
Flights from Madrid to Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€50 - €270
Flights from Madrid to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€50 - €270
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €140
Flights from Madrid to Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €150
Flights from Madrid to Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€30 - €170
Flights from Madrid to Munich via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€75 - €230
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Madrid to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €350
Flights from Madrid to Dresden via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€90 - €270
Flights from Madrid to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €390
Flights from Madrid to Munich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €360
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Madrid to Frankfurt via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €350
Flights from Madrid to Dresden via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €310
Flights from Madrid to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €260
Flights from Madrid to Munich via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €370
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€27 - €120
Flights from Madrid to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €260
Flights from Madrid to Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€22 - €120
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Madrid to Frankfurt via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€24 - €180
Flights from Madrid to Frankfurt via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€24 - €180
Flights from Madrid to Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€23 - €120
Flights from Madrid to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€23 - €120
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Madrid to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €260
Flights from Madrid to Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€30 - €170
Flights from Madrid to Munich via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€75 - €230
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Madrid to Leipzig via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€70 - €220
Flights from Madrid to Munich via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €290
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Madrid to Leipzig via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€70 - €220
Flights from Madrid to Dresden via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €180
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Madrid to Dresden via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€110 - €400
Flights from Madrid to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€100 - €470
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Madrid to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €230
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Madrid to Frankfurt via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €260
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Madrid to Munich via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€140 - €480
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 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Jena Paradies
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€15 - €21
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Erfurt Hbf to Jena West
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Dresden-Neustadt to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€18 - €26
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Muenchen Flughafen Terminal to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
DB Regio AG Bayern
Phone
0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.de
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Jena Paradies
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
DB Regio AG Bayern
Train from Flughafen München to Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
DB Regio AG Bayern
Abellio
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Jena Paradies
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Abellio
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Jena Paradies
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€60 - €85
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Erfurt Hbf to Jena West
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Dresden-Neustadt to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€40 - €65
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€60 - €90
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
DB Fernverkehr AG
Website
delfi.de
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Jena Paradies
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Frankfurt to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Erfurt Hbf to Jena West
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Dresden Bahnhof Neustadt to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from S Südkreuz Bhf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from München Hbf to Bamberg
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Bamberg to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Paris Est to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 39m
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
delfi.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 Leipzig Hbf to Jena Paradies
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€24 - €35
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€45 - €70
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Dresden-Neustadt to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€27 - €40
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€50 - €75
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Bamberg
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bamberg to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€29 - €45
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Paris l'Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€110 - €160
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Jena Paradies
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€7 - €9
Website
Flixtrain
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Bamberg
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€13 - €17
Website
Flixtrain
ÖBB EuroCity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€27 - €40
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Erfurter Bahn
Phone
+49 (0)361 74207 250
Email
kundencenter@erfurter-bahn.de
Website
erfurter-bahn.de
Train from Erfurt Hbf to Jena West
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Erfurter Bahn
DB Regio AG Südost
Phone
01806 996633
Email
regio.suedost@deutschebahn.com
Website
bahn.de
Train from Erfurt Hbf to Jena West
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
DB Regio AG Südost
Train from Dresden Bahnhof Neustadt to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
DB Regio AG Südost
DB Fernverkehr
Website
delfi.de
Train from Erfurt Hbf to Jena West
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
delfi.de
Renfe AVE
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Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€60 - €120
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
€60 - €80
Promo+
€68 - €73
Flexible
€90 - €120
Renfe SNCF
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Paris Gare De Lyon
Ave. Duration
6h 36m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€85 - €120
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€60 - €85
Website
renfe-sncf.com
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris l'Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€100 - €140
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€100 - €120
1st Class
€110 - €140
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 54m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€100 - €150
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€100 - €130
1st Class
€120 - €150
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 Madrid to Paris
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€55 - €70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris to Jena bus station
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€40 - €55
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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ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are three types of tickets on offer (Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass), along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Madrid to Frankfurt Main Station
Ave. Duration
2 days 4h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€140 - €210
Website
alsa.com

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There is no direct flight from Madrid Airport to Leipzig Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 5m and has one stopover.

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

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Madrid to Jena train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Jena West station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Madrid to Jena is 2119 km. It takes approximately 19h 11m to drive from Madrid to Jena.

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Brussels Airlines, Eurowings, Iberia and Lufthansa offer flights from Madrid Airport to Leipzig Airport.

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