The cheapest trains from Zurich to Kassel

Showing times and prices for Sep 25

Cheapest

$33

Average

$97

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.

Cheapest
07:59PMZürich HB11h35 07:34AMKassel Hbf
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$331One-way
2nd Cheapest
09:59PMZürich HB9h19 07:18AMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe
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$691One-way
09:59PMZürich HB9h35 07:34AMKassel Hbf
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$741One-way
03:59PMZürich HB5h49 09:48PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe
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$771One-way
06:37AMZürich HB7h19 01:56PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe
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$841One-way

Timetable Zurich to Kassel

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01:08AMZürich HB8h11 09:19AMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe
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05:59AMZürich HB5h20 11:19AMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe
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06:37AMZürich HB7h19 01:56PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe
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06:59AMZürich HB5h44 12:43PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe
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07:59AMZürich HB5h20 01:19PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe
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08:37AMZürich HB7h08 03:45PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe
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08:59AMZürich HB5h44 02:43PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe
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09:59AMZürich HB5h20 03:19PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe
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10:59AMZürich HB5h44 04:43PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe
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11:59AMZürich HB5h20 05:19PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe
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12:59PMZürich HB5h44 06:43PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe
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01:59PMZürich HB5h20 07:19PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe
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02:34PMZürich HB5h49 08:23PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe
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02:59PMZürich HB5h44 08:43PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe
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03:59PMZürich HB5h49 09:48PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe
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04:59PMZürich HB5h44 10:43PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe
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05:37PMZürich HB7h05 12:42AMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe
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05:37PMZürich HB8h48 02:25AMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe
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07:59PMZürich HB11h35 07:34AMKassel Hbf
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08:34PMZürich HB12h21 08:55AMKassel Hbf
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09:59PMZürich HB9h35 07:34AMKassel Hbf
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09:59PMZürich HB9h19 07:18AMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe
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The fastest trains from Zurich to Kassel

Showing times and prices for Sep 25

Fastest Journey

5 h 20 m

Average

7 h

Trains per day

22

Distance

445 km

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.

Fastest
09:59AMZürich HB5h20 03:19PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe
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$1021One-way
Fastest
07:59AMZürich HB5h20 01:19PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe
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$1311One-way
Fastest
11:59AMZürich HB5h20 05:19PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe
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$1021One-way
Fastest
05:59AMZürich HB5h20 11:19AMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe
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$1021One-way
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01:59PMZürich HB5h20 07:19PMKassel-Wilhelmshöhe
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$1021One-way

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Train Information between Zurich and Kassel

distanceDistance275 miles (444 km)
durationAverage train duration8 h 56 min
priceAverage train ticket price$33 (€27)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche 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.

Train companies

Train from Zurich to Kassel with Deutsche Bahn

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.

Deutsche Bahn

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:

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Trains from Zurich to Kassel
Travel by train 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
Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by train between Zurich and Kassel?

Travel between Zurich, Switzerland and Kassel, Germany by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany from Switzerland?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Zurich?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Kassel, Germany?

All travelers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

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.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Zurich, Switzerland from Kassel, Germany?

Return travel from Germany to Switzerland is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Zurich from Kassel?

Entry into Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Kassel?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Zurich, Switzerland?

The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

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.

What is the price of the cheapest train from Zurich to Kassel?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Zurich to Kassel for as low as $33 (€27)  for the next 7 days.
What is the price of a train ticket to Kassel from Zurich?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $33 (€27)  for a train ticket from Zurich to Kassel.
How many miles is it from Zurich to Kassel by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Zurich to Kassel by train to be approximately 275 miles (444 km).
How long is the train ride from Zurich to Kassel?
On average the Zurich to Kassel train travel time is 8 h 56 min  for the 275 miles (444 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
When traveling by train from Zurich to Kassel, which train station in Zurich do I depart from and which train station in Kassel do I arrive in?

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.

Where do I find the Zurich train station to Kassel? Where is the Kassel train station?

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.

Which train providers can take me to Kassel from Zurich?
For the best Zurich to Kassel train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Zurich to Kassel to compare what amenities they may offer.
Are there any direct trains from Zurich to Kassel?
Yes, there are 10 direct trains per day from Zurich to Kassel with Deutsche Bahn, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you book your train ticket.
How many trains are there between Zurich and Kassel a day?
The average number of trains departing Zurich for Kassel is 10 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When is the earliest train from Zurich to Kassel? When is the last train from Zurich to Kassel?
The earliest train departing from Zurich to Kassel leaves at 4: 37 AM. The last train departing from Zurich to Kassel leaves at 7: 38 PM. You can find the latest Zurich to Kassel train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
When should I buy the Zurich to Kassel train for the best deals on tickets?
The price of a one way train ticket from Zurich to Kassel is on average $33 (€27) if you purchase 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 providers offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets between Zurich and Kassel available a few months in advance.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Zurich
Kassel
Zürich HB
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