Cologne to Kassel train

Cheap train tickets from Cologne to Kassel

Showing times and prices for Nov 30

Cheapest

18

Average

41

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Cologne to Kassel is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Deutsche Bahn
10:15PMCologne6h58 05:13AMKassel
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181One-way
Deutsche Bahn
04:42AMCologne3h53 08:35AMKassel
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241One-way
Deutsche Bahn
03:11AMCologne5h04 08:15AMKassel
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301One-way
Deutsche Bahn
03:42AMCologne4h14 07:56AMKassel
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311One-way
Deutsche Bahn
08:09AMCologne3h47 11:56AMKassel
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371One-way

Train schedule from Cologne to Kassel

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, November 30
Deutsche Bahn
03:11AMCologne5h04 08:15AMKassel
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Deutsche Bahn
03:42AMCologne4h14 07:56AMKassel
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Deutsche Bahn
04:42AMCologne3h53 08:35AMKassel
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Deutsche Bahn
08:09AMCologne3h47 11:56AMKassel
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Deutsche Bahn
01:09PMCologne3h46 04:55PMKassel
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Deutsche Bahn
01:25PMCologne4h30 05:55PMKassel
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Deutsche Bahn
05:21PMCologne3h54 09:15PMKassel
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Deutsche Bahn
06:21PMCologne3h54 10:15PMKassel
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Deutsche Bahn
09:15PMCologne6h58 04:13AMKassel
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Deutsche Bahn
10:15PMCologne6h58 05:13AMKassel
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Fastest train times from Cologne to Kassel

Showing times and prices for Nov 30

Fastest Journey

3 h 46 m

Average

4 h 41 m

Trains per day

10

Distance

183 km

Of the 10 trains that leave Cologne for Kassel every day 10 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
01:09PMCologne3h46 04:55PMKassel
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391One-way
Deutsche Bahn
08:09AMCologne3h47 11:56AMKassel
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371One-way
Deutsche Bahn
04:42AMCologne3h53 08:35AMKassel
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241One-way
Deutsche Bahn
05:21PMCologne3h54 09:15PMKassel
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421One-way
Deutsche Bahn
06:21PMCologne3h54 10:15PMKassel
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421One-way

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Overview: Train from Cologne to Kassel

distanceDistance113 miles (182 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 9 min
priceAverage train ticket price$29 (€26)
frequencyTrain frequency28 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Cologne to Kassel cover the 113 miles (182 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 9 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 28 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $29 (€26), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $16 (€15). Travelers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Cologne to Kassel trains

You can travel by train between Cologne and Kassel with Deutsche Bahn for as low as $16 (€15). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Cologne to Kassel train.

Deutsche Bahn from Cologne to Kassel train information:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 43 min
  • Average Price: $20
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 27 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Cologne to Kassel

Travel Tips: Travel by train to Kassel easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Cologne to Kassel.
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Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Cologne to Kassel for the next 7 days starting from $16 (€15)  one way.
The train price to Kassel from Cologne is on average $29 (€26)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
You should expect to travel around 113 miles (182 km)  to Kassel from Cologne by train.
While the time it takes to travel 113 miles (182 km) between Cologne and Kassel can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Cologne to Kassel train journey time is on average 4 h 9 min.

When taking the train to Kassel from Cologne, you can choose to depart from train stations like Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen. Your journey can end in train stations such as Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe, Kassel Hbf and Kassel, Hauptbahnhof Nord.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Köln Hbf   and arrive in Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Köln Hbf, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe, located 2.7 miles (4.4 km) away from the city center.

When taking a train from Cologne to Kassel, you can count on Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn for the best way to get you to Kassel. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to Kassel from Cologne and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
On average, there are 28 trains a day from Cologne to Kassel. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train departing from Cologne to Kassel leaves at 5: 20 AM. The last train departing from Cologne to Kassel leaves at 8: 33 PM. You can find the latest Cologne to Kassel train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
If you buy a train ticket from Cologne to Kassel within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $29 (€26) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Cologne and Kassel are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports in Cologne and Kassel

Cologne
Kassel
Köln Hbf is the most popular Cologne railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Cologne for your trip to Kassel.
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WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
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TaxisTaxis
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Phone Number
+49 2211411055
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sat - Sun: 07: 00 - 21: 00
Public transit options for Köln Hbf
U-Bahn lines: U5, U16, U18
S-Bahn lines: S6, S11, S12, S19
Bus lines: 172, 173
Train lines: ICE, IC, EC, FLX, RE, RB
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ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
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ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility

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