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There are 42 daily trains from Linz to Kassel. Traveling by train from Linz to Kassel usually takes around 6 hours, but the fastest DB Intercity-Express train can make the trip in 5 hours and 5 minutes.
|Distance||298 mi (480 km)|
|Fastest train||5h 0m|
|Trains per day||1|
|Most frequent service||Deutsche Bahn|
Which train should you take from Linz to Kassel?
There are 3 train lines with service from Linz, to Kassel, Hesse. Deutsche Bahn is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 35 trains each day.
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|DB Intercity-Express||6||5h 11m||€136.38|
|Deutsche Bahn||35||6h 40m||€137.86|
|Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company||1||5h 26m||€136.38|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Linz to Kassel during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.
Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.
How long is the train journey from Linz to Kassel?
The distance between Linz and Kassel is approximately 298 miles, or 480 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 6 hours, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 5 hours and 5 minutes.
Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.
When are trains the most crowded?
Trains from Linz to Kassel are the most crowded on Thursday. 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 Thursday 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 Linz at 07:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 18:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.
Is there a direct train from Linz to Kassel?
There are 42 scheduled trains on most days. There is one direct train, which you can stay on for the entire journey from Linz to Kassel. In contrast, taking a non-direct train would require you to transfer trains during your trip.
Where is the train station in Linz?
Because some trains make multiple stops before leaving the city, there are 6 stops and stations in Linz where you can board the train.
Train stations in Linz:
Where is the train station in Kassel?
Kassel receives travelers from Linz at its two active train stations.
Train stations in Kassel:
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