Travel from Jena to Rothenburg

cheapest quickest Eco-Friendly
Bus$39 | 4h 23min Bus$39 | 4h 23min Bus25 lb of CO2
  1. Bus$43
    4h 52min · 27 lb of CO2
  2. Train$107
    7h 49min · 86 lb of CO2
  3. Drive$17
    2h 23min · 28 lb of CO2

Jena to Rothenburg Buses

bus tickets from Jena to Rothenburg

$43 · 4h 52min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $43
Travel Duration
4h 52min

bus tickets from Weimar to Rothenburg

$42 · 4h 47min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $42
Travel Duration
4h 47min

bus tickets from Jena to Ansbach

$42 · 4h 49min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $42
Travel Duration
4h 49min

bus tickets from Schleiz to Rothenburg

$39 · 4h 23min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $39
Travel Duration
4h 23min

Jena to Rothenburg Trains

train tickets from Jena to Steinach (b Rothenburg)

$110 · 7h 49min
Train
Train Tickets
About $110
Travel Duration
7h 49min
Jena - Jena Paradies (Knebe)
DB from Jena Paradies (Knebe) to PaindorfDB · 4h 41minICE28
Neu-Eichenberg - Eichenberg
DB Autozug · 3h 8minAZ1385
Gallmersgarten - Steinach (b Rothenburg)

train tickets from Jena to Burgbernheim

$112 · 8h 34min
Train
Train Tickets
About $112
Travel Duration
8h 34min
Jena - Jena West
DB from Jena West to München-PasingDB · 5h 11minICE28
Göttingen - Göttingen
DB Autozug · 3h 22minAZ1385
Burgbernheim - Burgbernheim-Wildbad

train tickets from Jena to Marktbergel

$112 · 8h 35min
Train
Train Tickets
About $112
Travel Duration
8h 35min
Jena - Jena Paradies
DB from Jena Paradies to München MarienplatzDB · 5h 12minICE28
Göttingen - Göttingen
DB Autozug · 3h 22minAZ1385
Marktbergel - Ottenhofen-Bergel

train tickets from Porstendorf to Steinach (b Rothenburg)

$107 · 7h 10min
Train
Train Tickets
About $107
Travel Duration
7h 10min
Porstendorf - Porstendorf
DB from Porstendorf to PaindorfDB · 4h 47minICE28
Hebertshausen - Hebertshausen
DB Autozug · 2h 23minAZ1385
Gallmersgarten - Steinach (b Rothenburg)

Drive from Jena to Rothenburg

Driving from Jena to Rothenburg

$17 · 2h 23min

It's 124 miles between Jena to Rothenburg. On a typical day, it might take between 2h 23min and 2h 30min from Jena to Rothenburg under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 2h 38min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Rothenburg by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $16.

Our recommendation to Rothenburg

Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from Jena to Rothenburg?

On your trip from Jena to Rothenburg, it is best to book as soon as possible. It won't necessarily help reduce your price by a large amount, but will ensure that you have a spot on the bus or train.

Jena to Rothenburg - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from Jena to Rothenburg. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to Rothenburg is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the Jena/Rothenburg buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from Jena is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between Jena Thuringia and Rothenburg during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from Jena to Rothenburg? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of Rothenburg traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to Rothenburg is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from Jena to Rothenburg?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from Jena to Rothenburg is by bus. The bus costs $39 roughly and will take 4 hours 23 minutes.

Is there a train from Jena to Rothenburg?

Yes, trains between Jena area and Rothenburg, but there is no direct route. They are operated by {operators}. In total, it will take roughly 7 hours 49 minutes. We recommend catching the train at Jena, which is about 0 miles from Jena. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at Eichenberg Neu-Eichenberg, Göttingen, Hebertshausen.

How long does it take from Jena to Rothenburg by car?

The total distance between Jena and Rothenburg is 124 miles and will take you about 2 hours 23 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $17.

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