The distance between Essen to Kassel is 216.41 miles or 348.19 km. A train trip from Essen to Kassel typically takes 7 hours, If you are looking to get to Kassel faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Deutsche Bahn. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 6 hours and 7 minutes to get from Essen to Kassel.
Going from Essen to Kassel by train takes over 7 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.
On Friday trains from Essen to Kassel are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Wednesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Essen to Kassel start from $158.49, and on average cost $182.31. Daily there are 9 Deutsche Bahn schedules to Kassel. Deutsche Bahn in Essen leaves from Essen(B) and one other station. And in Kassel trains arrive at Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe and one other train station.
From Essen to Kassel train travel on Deutsche Bahn takes 7 hours and 5 minutes. If you are looking to get to Kassel faster, Deutsche Bahn offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 6 hours and 0 minutes.