Zurich to Kassel train

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Cheap train tickets from Zurich to Kassel

Showing times and prices for Jun 20

Cheapest

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

Deutsche Bahn
08:59AM5h20
Zurich
02:19PMKassel
$461One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
07:59AM5h44
Zurich
01:43PMKassel
$941One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
06:59AM6h02
Zurich
01:01PMKassel
$1171One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn with connection
08:38AM6h41
Zurich
03:19PMKassel
$1231One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
10:59AM5h20
Zurich
04:19PMKassel
$1461One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Zurich to Kassel

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, June 20
Deutsche Bahn
06:59AM6h02
Zurich
01:01PMKassel
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
08:59AM5h20
Zurich
02:19PMKassel
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
10:59AM5h20
Zurich
04:19PMKassel
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn with connection
08:38AM6h41
Zurich
03:19PMKassel
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
07:59AM5h44
Zurich
01:43PMKassel
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Zurich to Kassel

Showing times and prices for Jun 20

Fastest Journey

5 h 20 m

Average

5 h 49 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

445 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Zurich for Kassel every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
08:59AM5h20
Zurich
02:19PMKassel
$461One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
10:59AM5h20
Zurich
04:19PMKassel
$1461One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
07:59AM5h44
Zurich
01:43PMKassel
$941One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
06:59AM6h02
Zurich
01:01PMKassel
$1171One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn with connection
08:38AM6h41
Zurich
03:19PMKassel
$1231One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Zurich to Kassel

distanceDistance275 miles (444 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 20 min
priceAverage train ticket price$109 (€96)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn or ÖBB | ICE

Trains from Zurich to Kassel cover the 275 miles (444 km) long trip taking on average 5 h 20 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB | ICE. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $34 (€30), but the average price of train tickets is $109 (€96). Travelers depart most frequently from Zürich Hbf and arrive in Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe.

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

Travel to Kassel from Zurich from $57 (€50) with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn and ÖBB | ICE! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular trip for you.

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 from Zurich to Kassel. 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.

Zurich to Kassel train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 20 min
  • Cheapest Price: $57
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 5 a day

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

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

Inter City Express (ICE)

1st class
  • Wi-Fi
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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 Zurich to Kassel

FAQs: Travel by train from Zurich 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 Zurich to Kassel.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Zurich to Kassel can start from as little as $34 (€30) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Zurich to Kassel is $109 (€96); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time to Kassel from Zurich is on average 5 h 20 min   for the 275 mile (444 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Zurich and Kassel by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Zurich to Kassel leaves at 4: 59 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Zurich to Kassel leaves at 8: 59 PM.
Yes, there is 1 direct train a day from Zurich to Kassel with Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB | ICE. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Kassel. Take the fast train with ÖBB | ICE from Zurich to Kassel.
For the best Zurich to Kassel train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB | ICE. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services from Zurich to Kassel to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 8: 59 PM.

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

Passengers board the train most frequently from Zürich Hbf, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe, located 2.7 miles (4.4 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Zurich to Kassel by train is September.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel between Zurich and Kassel including taking a train, flight or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Zurich and Kassel

Zurich
Kassel
Zürich Hbf is the most popular Zurich 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 Zurich for your trip to Kassel.
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