How to travel from Kassel to Karlsruhe

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Travel Information between Kassel and Karlsruhe

distanceDistance167 miles (269 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$10 - $44
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $10 (€10) • 5 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $44 (€42) • 2 h 43 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 167 miles (269 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train between Kassel and Karlsruhe. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 43 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $10 (€10). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Kassel to Karlsruhe.

Travel Tips: Travel from Kassel to Karlsruhe

Travel Tips: Travel to Karlsruhe 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 Karlsruhe.

There are 4 travel options from Kassel to Karlsruhe: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to go to Karlsruhe from Kassel is by taking a bus, which costs on average $10 (€10).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Karlsruhe:

A bus is generally $33 (€32) less than a train for the same route. Taking a train costs on average $44 (€42) from Kassel to Karlsruhe.

The fastest way from Kassel to Karlsruhe is by train with an average journey time of 2 h 43 min.

There are alternative travel options to Karlsruhe that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 5 h 15 min   of travel time.

The Kassel to Karlsruhe distance is around 167 miles (269 km).

The average frequency per day from Kassel to Karlsruhe is:

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

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Kassel to Karlsruhe:

  • Buses most often depart from Kassel at Kassel, Kaufungen Papierfabrik and arrive in Karlsruhe at Karlsruhe, Hinterm Hauptbahnhof.
  • Trains from Kassel to Karlsruhe most often leave from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe and arrive in Karlsruhe Hbf.

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

  • You can travel by bus to Karlsruhe from Kassel with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Kassel to Karlsruhe tickets for $10 (€10) on Omio.
  • You can take a train from Kassel to Karlsruhe with Deutsche Bahn. Cheap tickets can be found for $44 (€42) with Deutsche Bahn from Kassel to Karlsruhe.

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

  • You can take a direct bus with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar with 1 direct bus per day.

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

Many of our customers who book a trip from Kassel to Karlsruhe often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Berlin, Paris or Munich. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Kassel and Karlsruhe itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Karlsruhe and any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip from Kassel to Karlsruhe, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost on average $10 (€10) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $44 (€42) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Kassel to Karlsruhe online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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