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Compare train tickets from Kassel to Cologne


Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Kassel to Cologne?

Lowest Price£17.49
Fastest Train2h 34m
Trains Per Day62
Train Lines4
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Kassel-Cologne Train Timetable

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Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from Kassel to Cologne?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets is to plan ahead and book your train travel early. In the past 30 days, £28.03 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Kassel to Cologne.

How long is the train journey from Kassel to Cologne?

The distance between Kassel and Cologne is approximately 112 miles, or 181 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 3 hours and 50 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 34 minutes. Although it takes a couple of hours each way, it's still possible to make a round trip in a single day. Since most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, you should be able to browse the Internet or get some work done during your journey.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Kassel to Cologne are the most crowded on Tuesday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Monday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Kassel at 00:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 23:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

How many trains per day run from Kassel to Cologne?

There are 62 scheduled trains on most days. 2 of these are direct connections to Cologne. While direct trains may still make stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains at any point. If you're looking to get to your destination faster, a direct train is the convenient and time-efficient choice.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Cologne to Kassel. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Kassel to Cologne for £10.53.

What train services are there from Kassel to Cologne?

There are 4 train lines with service from Kassel to Cologne. DB Intercity-Express is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 33 trains each day.
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
DB Intercity13h 39m£36.82
DB Intercity-Express333h 13m£75.32
Deutsche Bahn234h 44m£54.63
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company43h 44m£43.48

Where is the train station in Kassel?

There are two stations in Kassel where you can board the train to Cologne:

  • Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
  • Train Station

Where is the train station in Cologne?

Cologne receives travelers from Kassel at its two active train stations:

  • Central Station
  • Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12

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