Kassel to Essen train

Cheap train tickets from Kassel to Essen

Showing times and prices for Aug 17

Cheapest

41

Average

67

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
08:56PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe5h11 02:07AMEssen Hbf
3 transfers
411One-way
2nd Cheapest
12:44PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h45 04:29PMEssen Hbf
2 transfers
441One-way
2nd Cheapest
03:44PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h45 07:29PMEssen Hbf
2 transfers
441One-way
2nd Cheapest
07:54PMKassel Hbf4h36 12:30AMEssen Hbf
4 transfers
441One-way
2nd Cheapest
08:44PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h46 12:30AMEssen Hbf
4 transfers
441One-way

Train schedule from Kassel to Essen

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, August 17
12:11AMKassel Hbf8h48 08:59AMEssen Hbf
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04:00AMKassel Hbf5h27 09:27AMEssen Hbf
4 transfers
04:00AMKassel Hbf5h21 09:21AMEssen Hbf
3 transfers
06:15AMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h51 10:06AMEssen Hbf
1 transfer
06:36AMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h31 10:07AMEssen Hbf
2 transfers
07:24AMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h11 10:35AMEssen Hbf
1 transfer
07:37AMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h37 11:14AMEssen Hbf
1 transfer
08:21AMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h14 11:35AMEssen Hbf
1 transfer
08:36AMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h32 12:08PMEssen Hbf
2 transfers
08:37AMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h29 12:06PMEssen Hbf
1 transfer
09:21AMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h16 12:37PMEssen Hbf
1 transfer
09:36AMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h37 01:13PMEssen Hbf
1 transfer
09:37AMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h36 01:13PMEssen Hbf
1 transfer
09:44AMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h45 01:29PMEssen Hbf
2 transfers
10:21AMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h14 01:35PMEssen Hbf
1 transfer
10:36AMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h32 02:08PMEssen Hbf
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10:37AMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h26 02:03PMEssen Hbf
1 transfer
10:44AMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h45 02:29PMEssen Hbf
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11:21AMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h14 02:35PMEssen Hbf
1 transfer
11:37AMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h36 03:13PMEssen Hbf
1 transfer
11:44AMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h45 03:29PMEssen Hbf
2 transfers
12:21PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h13 03:34PMEssen Hbf
1 transfer
12:36PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h32 04:08PMEssen Hbf
2 transfers
12:37PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h26 04:03PMEssen Hbf
1 transfer
12:44PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h45 04:29PMEssen Hbf
2 transfers
01:21PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h14 04:35PMEssen Hbf
1 transfer
01:36PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h37 05:13PMEssen Hbf
1 transfer
01:37PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h30 05:07PMEssen Hbf
1 transfer
01:44PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h45 05:29PMEssen Hbf
2 transfers
02:21PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h14 05:35PMEssen Hbf
1 transfer
02:36PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h32 06:08PMEssen Hbf
2 transfers
02:37PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h26 06:03PMEssen Hbf
1 transfer
02:44PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h45 06:29PMEssen Hbf
2 transfers
03:21PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h15 06:36PMEssen Hbf
1 transfer
03:37PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h37 07:14PMEssen Hbf
1 transfer
03:44PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h45 07:29PMEssen Hbf
2 transfers
04:21PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h14 07:35PMEssen Hbf
1 transfer
04:31PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h37 08:08PMEssen Hbf
2 transfers
04:37PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h38 08:15PMEssen Hbf
1 transfer
04:44PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h45 08:29PMEssen Hbf
2 transfers
05:21PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h14 08:35PMEssen Hbf
1 transfer
05:37PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h37 09:14PMEssen Hbf
1 transfer
05:44PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe4h14 09:58PMEssen Hbf
2 transfers
05:44PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h46 09:30PMEssen Hbf
3 transfers
05:54PMKassel Hbf4h36 10:30PMEssen Hbf
4 transfers
06:21PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h14 09:35PMEssen Hbf
1 transfer
06:36PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h32 10:08PMEssen Hbf
2 transfers
06:37PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h25 10:02PMEssen Hbf
1 transfer
06:44PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe4h14 10:58PMEssen Hbf
2 transfers
06:44PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h46 10:30PMEssen Hbf
4 transfers
07:21PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h14 10:35PMEssen Hbf
1 transfer
07:37PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h25 11:02PMEssen Hbf
1 transfer
07:44PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h46 11:30PMEssen Hbf
3 transfers
07:54PMKassel Hbf4h36 12:30AMEssen Hbf
4 transfers
08:25PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h10 11:35PMEssen Hbf
1 transfer
08:37PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h47 12:24AMEssen Hbf
1 transfer
08:44PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h46 12:30AMEssen Hbf
4 transfers
08:45PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe4h45 01:30AMEssen Hbf
4 transfers
08:56PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe5h11 02:07AMEssen Hbf
3 transfers
09:37PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe4h14 01:51AMEssen Hbf
2 transfers

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Fastest train times from Kassel to Essen

Showing times and prices for Aug 17

Fastest Journey

3 h 10 m

Average

3 h 47 m

Trains per day

60

Distance

173 km

It's difficult to get from Kassel to Essen without transferring at least once.

Fastest
08:25PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h10 11:35PMEssen Hbf
1 transfer
631One-way
2nd Fastest
07:24AMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h11 10:35AMEssen Hbf
1 transfer
631One-way
12:21PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h13 03:34PMEssen Hbf
1 transfer
631One-way
08:21AMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h14 11:35AMEssen Hbf
1 transfer
731One-way
10:21AMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h14 01:35PMEssen Hbf
1 transfer
731One-way

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Overview: Train from Kassel to Essen

distanceDistance107 miles (173 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 1 min
priceAverage train ticket price$38 (€35)
frequencyTrain frequency11 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or ABELLIO Rail Mitteldeutschland GmbH

Trains from Kassel to Essen cover the 107 miles (173 km) long route taking on average 4 h 1 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or ABELLIO Rail Mitteldeutschland GmbH. Normally, there are 11 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $38 (€35), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $34 (€32). Travelers depart most frequently from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe and arrive in Essen Hbf.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Kassel to Essen trains

Find the best trains to Essen from Kassel with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from $34 (€32). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train between Kassel and Essen. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

Deutsche Bahn from Kassel to Essen train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 39 min
  • Average Price: $34
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 2 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Kassel to Essen

Travel by train to Essen 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 Kassel to Essen.
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Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Kassel to Essen to cost as little as $34 (€32)  in the next 7 days.
The train price to Essen from Kassel is on average $38 (€35)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
The Kassel to Essen train distance is approximately 107 miles (173 km).
On average the Kassel to Essen train time is 4 h 1 min  covering the 107 miles (173 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Some of the Kassel train stations to Essen you can start your journey from include Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe, Kassel Hbf and Kassel, Hauptbahnhof Nord. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Essen include Essen Hbf, Essen-Eiberg and Essen-Altenessen.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe   and arriving in Essen Hbf.

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe, is located 2.7 miles (4.4 km) from the city center of Kassel.

The most popular arrival train station, Essen Hbf, is located 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city center of Essen.

Take the Kassel to Essen train with Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or ABELLIO Rail Mitteldeutschland GmbH. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the journey to Essen from Kassel as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there are 11 trains a day from Kassel to Essen. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the first train from Kassel to Essen at 4: 44 AM. The last train from Kassel to Essen that you can take departs at 11: 15 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Kassel to Essen schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
The price of a one way train ticket from Kassel to Essen is on average $38 (€35) if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets to Essen from Kassel available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Kassel
Essen
Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe is the most popular Kassel 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 Kassel for your trip to Essen.
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
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

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