Kassel to Heidelberg train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Kassel to Heidelberg

Showing times and prices for May 25

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

2 h 46 m

Average

3 h 15 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

220 km

Cheap train tickets from Kassel to start from $12 with an average ticket price of $41.

The fastest train from Kassel to takes 2h 46m in comparison to an average duration of 3h 15m and covers a distance of 220 km.

4 trains that leave Kassel for every day with 4 travelling directly.

FlixTrain
05:46PM2h46
Kassel
08:32PMHeidelberg
$121One-way
0 transfers
FlixTrain
05:45PM2h46
Kassel
08:31PMHeidelberg
$231One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn with connection
08:05AM4h40
Kassel
12:45PMHeidelberg
$631One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
08:33AM2h50
Kassel
11:23AMHeidelberg
$681One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Kassel to Heidelberg

distanceDistance136 miles (219 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 36 min
priceAverage train ticket price$41 (€36)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn, Hessische Landesbahn or National Express

Trains from Kassel to Heidelberg cover the 136 miles (219 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 36 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, Hessische Landesbahn or National Express. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $41 (€36), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $17 (€15). Travelers depart most frequently from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe and arrive in Heidelberg Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn, Hessische Landesbahn and National Express from Kassel to Heidelberg trains

Deutsche Bahn, Hessische Landesbahn and National Express trains will get you from Kassel to Heidelberg from $28 (€24). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance train company operating over 550 trains per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates train services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express trains have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most trains come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your train to Heidelberg from Kassel, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

Train information from Kassel to Heidelberg with National Express:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 25 min
  • Cheapest Price: $74
  • National Express frequency: 2 a day

Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB) classes from Kassel to Heidelberg

Check and compare train options, travel classes, and amenities for trains from Kassel to Heidelberg with Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB)

Inter City Express (ICE)

1st class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Adjustable seat
  • Extra legroom (at least 89 cm)
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 3 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation included
  • No dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • Meal service at seat and restaurant
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • Quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • Travel advisories priority lane
  • Access to lounge
  • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

Inter City Express (ICE)

2nd class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Adjustable seat
  • Extra legroom (at least 80 cm)
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 4 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation not included
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • Meal service at the restaurant
  • Area for families with children
  • Space for prams
  • Quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • Dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • No Travel advisories priority lane
  • No access to lounge
  • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

Intercity (IC)

1st class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 3 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation included
  • No dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • Travel advisories priority lane
  • Access to lounge
  • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

Intercity (IC)

2nd class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 4 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation not included
  • Dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • Area for families with children
  • Space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • Dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • No Travel advisories priority lane
  • No access to lounge
  • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

Regional Express (RE)

1st class & 2nd class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats for 1st class
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service

Regionalbahn (RB)

1st class & 2nd class
  • No Wi-Fi
  • Power sockets on some trains
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats for 1st class
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service

FAQs: Trains from Kassel to Heidelberg

FAQs: Travel by train from Kassel to Heidelberg 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 Heidelberg.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Kassel to Heidelberg can start from as little as $17 (€15) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Kassel to Heidelberg is $41 (€36); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Kassel to Heidelberg train travel time is 2 h 36 min   for the 136 mile (219 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Kassel to Heidelberg leaves at 6: 37 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Kassel to Heidelberg leaves at 7: 52 PM.
There are 10 trains a day from Kassel to Heidelberg which require at least one change with Deutsche Bahn, Hessische Landesbahn or National Express. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the best Kassel to Heidelberg train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn, Hessische Landesbahn or National Express. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Kassel and Heidelberg to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 7: 52 PM.

When departing from Kassel, you have various train station options to start your route from including Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe, Kassel Hbf and Kassel-Kirchditmold. When arriving in Heidelberg, you can end your journey in train stations like Heidelberg Hbf, Heidelberg-Altstadt station and Heidelberg-Weststadt/Südstadt.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe, which is located around 2.7 miles (4.4 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Heidelberg Hbf, located 0.9 miles (1.4 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Heidelberg from Kassel is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 36 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Kassel to Heidelberg by train is November.
You have options as you can travel from Kassel to Heidelberg 2 different ways: train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Kassel and Heidelberg

Kassel
Heidelberg
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 Heidelberg.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
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.
Kassel HbfLockersParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
Amenities at station
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
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.
Kassel-OberzwehrenATMAccessibility
Amenities at station
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
Kassel-KirchditmoldParkingATMAccessibility
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
Kassel-JungfernkopfParkingATMAccessibility
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
Kassel-Harleshausen stationParkingAccessibility
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
AccessibilityAccessibility
Kassel, Hauptbahnhof NordAccessibility
Amenities at station
AccessibilityAccessibility
Kassel, ScheidemannplatzAccessibility
Amenities at station
AccessibilityAccessibility
Kassel, Wilhelmsstraße / StadtmuseumAccessibility
Amenities at station
AccessibilityAccessibility
Kassel, Friedrichsplatz
Kassel, Leipziger Straße
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