The bus station is on Plaza de Coca de la Pinera, 250m north of Plaza de la Constitucion. Alsina Graells runs 11 or more daily buses to Granada, seven or more to Baez and Ubeda and two to Cazorla. The Urena line travels up to eight times daily to Cordoba and three times daily to Seville. Other buses are for Guadix, Malaga, Almeria, Madrid, Valencia and Barcelona.
Jaen station at the northern end of Paseo de la Estacion is at the end of the branch line. Most days there are only four departures.
A five kilometer tramway was opened in 2011 and closed two weeks later. Read about the Jaen Tranvia
Jaen is 92 km north of Granada by the fast N323. This road continues to Bailen where it meets the Cordoba Madrid N1V.