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.
The average ticket from Zurich to Kassel will cost around $ 97 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 33.
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Of the 22 trains that leave Zurich for Kassel every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 445 km distance in an average of 7 h but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 5 h 20 m .
The slowest trains will take 12 h 21 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||275 miles (444 km)|
|Average train duration||8 h 56 min|
|Average train ticket price||$33 (€27)|
|Train frequency||10 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 10 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Zurich to Kassel cover the 275 miles (444 km) long journey taking on average 8 h 56 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $33 (€27), but the average price of train tickets is $33 (€27). Travelers depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe.
Find the best trains from Zurich to Kassel with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from $33 (€27). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.
Find your perfect journey from Zurich to Kassel with Deutsche Bahn (DB)! Check out the DB train schedules from Zurich to Kassel and then book cheap DB tickets with Omio. The distance between Zurich and Kassel by DB is 275 miles (444 km) and the cheapest price for a DB ticket between Zurich and Kassel is $33 (€27).
DB is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 train journeys per day. A special feature of DB 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 at Omio.
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.
When you buy your Deutsche Bahn train tickets between Zurich and Kassel don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:
Travel between Zurich, Switzerland and Kassel, Germany by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 9/23/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Zurich to Kassel as this information can change.
Return travel from Germany to Switzerland is: Partially open.
Entry into Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 9/23/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Zurich from Kassel.
Some of the Zurich train stations to Kassel you can start your journey from include Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich, Central Bus Station. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Kassel include Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe, Kassel Hbf and Kassel Hbf (tief).
When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Zürich HB and arriving in Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe.
Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Zürich HB and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center to get to this train station.
Passengers arriving in Kassel most often arrive at Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe and need to travel around 2 mile (s) / 3 km from this train station to the city center.
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