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Cheap train tickets and times from Kassel to Zurich

Showing times and prices for Apr 18

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

5 h 49 m

Average

6 h 24 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

445 km

Cheap train tickets from Kassel to start from $93 with an average ticket price of $150.

The fastest train from Kassel to takes 5h 49m in comparison to an average duration of 6h 24m and covers a distance of 445 km.

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

Deutsche Bahn
09:37AM6h23
Kassel
04:00PMZurich
$931One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn with connection
07:37AM5h49
Kassel
01:26PMZurich
$1151One-way
0 transfers
ÖBB | ICE
03:00AM7h00
Kassel
10:00AMZurich
$1901One-way
0 transfers
ÖBB | ICE
06:34AM6h26
Kassel
01:00PMZurich
$2021One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Kassel to Zurich

distanceDistance275 miles (444 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 23 min
priceAverage train ticket price$113 (€100)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn or ÖBB | ICE

Trains from Kassel to Zurich cover the 275 miles (444 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 23 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB | ICE. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $113 (€100), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $34 (€30). Travelers depart most frequently from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe and arrive in Zürich Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn and ÖBB | ICE from Kassel to Zurich trains

You can travel by train between Kassel and Zurich with Deutsche Bahn and ÖBB | ICE for as low as $56 (€50). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

Deutsche Bahn is a German train company that operates trains throughout the country including trains to Zurich from Kassel. It offers a wide range of services, including high-speed InterCity Express (ICE) trains, regional trains, and night trains. ICE trains are the fastest and most comfortable way to travel, with speeds of up to 300 km/h. Regional trains are slower but offer more frequent stops and are ideal for shorter trips. Night trains are a great way to save time and money, with comfortable sleeping compartments and couchettes. Deutsche Bahn offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets, day tickets, and group tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and a variety of food and beverage options. The most popular routes for Deutsche Bahn are between major cities such as Berlin, Munich, Hamburg, and Frankfurt. Other popular routes include Cologne to Stuttgart, Berlin to Dresden, and Hamburg to Cologne.

Train information from Kassel to Zurich with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 23 min
  • Cheapest Price: $56
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 16 a day

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

Check and compare train options, travel classes, and amenities for trains from Kassel to Zurich 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 DB 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 DB 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 DB 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 DB 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 Zurich

FAQs: Travel by train from Kassel to Zurich 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 Zurich.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Kassel to Zurich can start from as little as $34 (€30) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Kassel to Zurich is $113 (€100); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Kassel to Zurich is 5 h 23 min   to travel the 275 mile (444 km) long route, with around there are 16 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Kassel to Zurich leaves at 5: 15 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Kassel to Zurich leaves at 10: 16 AM.
There are 16 trains a day from Kassel to Zurich which require at least one change with Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB | ICE. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Zurich. Take the fast train with ÖBB | ICE from Kassel to Zurich.
Take the Kassel to Zurich train with Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB | ICE. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the trip to Zurich from Kassel as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

When departing from Kassel, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe, Kassel Hbf and Kassel-Oberzwehren. When arriving in Zurich, you can end your route in train stations like Zürich Hbf, Zurich Airport and Zürich Stadelhofen.

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 Zürich Hbf, located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Kassel to Zurich by train is September.
You have options as you can travel from Kassel to Zurich 3 different ways: bus, train or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Kassel and Zurich

Kassel
Zurich
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 Zurich.
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-JungfernkopfParkingATMAccessibility
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
Kassel-KirchditmoldParkingATMAccessibility
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
Kassel-OberzwehrenATMAccessibility
Amenities at station
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
Kassel-HarleshausenParkingAccessibility
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
AccessibilityAccessibility
Kassel, Hauptbahnhof NordAccessibility
Amenities at station
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Kassel, Friedrichsplatz
Kassel, Leipziger Straße
Kassel, ScheidemannplatzAccessibility
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Kassel, Wilhelmsstraße / StadtmuseumAccessibility
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