Compare train tickets from Mechelen to Kassel
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|Fastest train||5h 0m|
|Trains per day||34|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Mechelen 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.
What is the price of a train ticket from Mechelen to Kassel?
In the last month, $166.16 was the average price of a train ticket from Mechelen, VAN to Kassel, HE. Tickets are generally somewhat expensive for this particular train route, which is to be expected given the long distance. You are more likely to find a ticket at this price or lower if you book online in advance of your travel date.
How long is the train journey from Mechelen to Kassel?
The distance between Mechelen and Kassel is approximately 218 miles, or 350 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 7 hours, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 5 hours and 11 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 Mechelen to Kassel are the most crowded on Wednesday. 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 Wednesday 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 Mechelen at 7:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 9:00pm. 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 Mechelen to Kassel?
There are 34 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.
You can also take a train for your return trip from Kassel to Mechelen.
Which train should you take from Mechelen to Kassel?
2 train services operate from Mechelen, Antwerpen to Kassel, Hesse. Deutsche Bahn usually has more trains scheduled, with 31 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Deutsche Bahn||31||6h 33m||$167.28|
|Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company||3||10h 4m||$154.57|
Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Mechelen to Kassel start from $141, and on average cost $167. Daily there are 31 Deutsche Bahn schedules to Kassel. Deutsche Bahn in Mechelen leaves from -Nekkerspoel and one other station. And in Kassel trains arrive at Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe and one other train station. From Mechelen to Kassel train travel on Deutsche Bahn takes 6 hours and 33 minutes. If you are looking to get to Kassel faster, Deutsche Bahn offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 5 hours and 0 minutes.
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company train tickets from Mechelen to Kassel start from $155, and on average cost $155. Daily there are 3 Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company schedules to Kassel. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company in Mechelen leaves from Train Station and one other station. And in Kassel trains arrive at Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe, From Mechelen to Kassel train travel on Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company takes 10 hours and 4 minutes. If you are looking to get to Kassel faster, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 5 hours and 0 minutes.
Where is the train station in Mechelen?
There are two stations in Mechelen where you can board the train to Kassel:
- Train Station
Where is the train station in Kassel?
Kassel receives travelers from Mechelen at its two active train stations:
- Kassel Hbf
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