How to travel from Giessen to Kassel

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Travel Information to Kassel from Giessen

distanceDistance62 miles (100 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or bus
priceTicket price range$8 - $11
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $8 (€7) • 2 h
fastestFastest modeTrain • $11 (€10) • 1 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar or Deutsche Bahn

Take a train or bus to travel 62 miles (100 km) from Giessen to Kassel. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are BlaBlaCar or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Giessen to Kassel.

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from Giessen to Kassel

How to get from Giessen to Kassel by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

The best way to travel from Giessen to Kassel is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

Gießen, Mathematikum
11:45AMKassel, Kaufungen Papierfabrik
0 transfers
Gießen, Mathematikum
11:45AMKassel, Kaufungen Papierfabrik
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
Giessen station
0 transfers
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Deutsche Bahn
Giessen station
09:34AMKassel Hbf
0 transfers
Hessische Landesbahn
Giessen station
10:55AMKassel Hbf
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
Giessen station
1 transfer

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Deutsche Bahn

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Find the best trip from Giessen to Kassel with FlixBus and Deutsche Bahn. Comparing schedules and prices and booking the most convenient trip has never been easier with over 1000 travel companies on Omio.

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of travel services and makes on average about 40,000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of travel includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Giessen to Kassel travel.

    FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost travel companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance travel services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

      FAQs: Travel from Giessen to Kassel

      FAQs: Travel 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 Giessen to Kassel.

      There are 2 ways to get from Giessen to Kassel: train or bus.

      The cheapest way to travel between Giessen and Kassel is a bus with an average price of $8 (€7).

      This is compared to other travel options from Giessen to Kassel:

      A bus is $3 (€3) less than a train with an average ticket price of $11 (€10) from Giessen to Kassel.

      The fastest way from Giessen to Kassel is by train with an average journey time of 1 h 20 min.

      There are alternative travel options to Kassel that take longer:

      Taking a bus requires on average 2 h of travel time.

      The distance from Giessen to Kassel is approximately 62 miles (100 km).

      The average frequency per day from Giessen to Kassel is:

      • 1 bus a day.
      • 15 trains per day.

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Kassel from Giessen as scheduled services by train or bus can vary by season or day of the week.

      These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Giessen to Kassel:

      • Most travelers catch their bus from Gießen, Licher Straße and arrive in Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe.
      • Most travelers catch their train from Giessen and arrive in Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe.

      Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Giessen to Kassel:

      • You can take a bus from Giessen to Kassel with BlaBlaCar or FlixBus. Cheap tickets can be found for $8 (€7) with FlixBus from Giessen to Kassel.
      • You can go to Kassel from Giessen by train with Deutsche Bahn or Hessische Landesbahn. You'll see cheap train tickets for $11 (€10) with Deutsche Bahn from Giessen to Kassel on Omio.

      Yes, there are direct services available from Giessen to Kassel with the following travel companies:

      • Direct buses with FlixBus with 1 direct bus per day.
      • 9 direct trains per day with Deutsche Bahn.

      Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Kassel as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Kassel from Giessen.

      Looking to extend your trip from Giessen to Kassel? Many Omio customers who go from Giessen to Kassel usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Frankfurt am Main, Hamburg, Munich or Paris. If you're looking to explore Berlin, Frankfurt am Main, Hamburg, Munich or Paris from Kassel, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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