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Trip Zurich Kassel

Plan your trip by train, bus, carpooling, plane from Zurich to Kassel

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How to get from Zurich to Kassel?

We are suggesting 1 routes by train, bus, carpooling, plane to plan your trip Zurich Kassel. Routes displayed are sorted depending on a performance indicator (calculated from number of changes, expected duration, distance between an airport and the center of the city it serves...). You'll be able to:
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All modes of transport Zurich-Kassel

For your trip from Zurich (Switzerland) to Kassel (Hesse, Germany) with a distance of 276 mi you will be able to take 4 modes of transport, eventually by combining plane, carpooling, bus and/or train, and according to which the duration of the journey will be significantly different.
The train Zurich Kassel is a direct bound.
Trains ICE of Deutsche Bahn to Kassel leave from Zurich HB railway station in Zurich. Arrival in Kassel will take place at Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe station (2.2 mi from the city centre).
With Blablacar you will probably find drivers sharing a ride on the itinerary Zurich-Kassel.
No coach company allows you to get you directly to Kassel from Zurich without changing buses, you will have to take the coach lines Zurich-Frankfurt am Main and Frankfurt am Main-Kassel.
You will board a coach of Eurolines CH in Zurich. The bus will drop you off at Frankfurt Zentral Omnibus Bahnhof (ZOB) bus station (0.7 mi from Frankfurt am Main, Germany). Please make sure to show up on time at Zurich bus station (1.2 mi from Zurich) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for Frankfurt am Main. Once arrived in Frankfurt am Main, take another coach of ADAC PostBus that will take you to Kassel bus station (Hesse Germany).
No flight allows you to fly directly to Kassel from Zurich. You can take the flight Zurich-Frankfurt am Main and complete the other part of your journey traveling by train.
Leave Zurich and arrive early enough (at least 2 hours before the departure time) at Zurich ZRH airport, 5.7 mi away, to check in your luggage for the flight to Frankfurt am Main (Frankfurt International airport, IATA code: FRA) operated by Lufthansa or Swiss International Airlines.

Which carriers to travel between Zurich and Kassel?

Railway companies
Deutsche Bahn provides a rail connection Zurich-Kassel with the train ICE from Zurich HB railway station (0.6 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe at arrival (2.2 mi from centre)
SBB CFF FFS transports passengers on a rail line from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main with the train InterCity (IC) which leaves Zurich HB station to arrive at Frankfurt (Main) Hbf railway station (Hesse Germany)
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride Zurich-Kassel (277.1 mi)
Bus companies
FlixBus operates the intercity bus services from the bus station of Zurich in Zurich and to the one of Göttingen, Zoologische Institute (Lower Saxony Germany) and between the city of Gottingen (serving Göttingen, Zoologische Institute bus station at 0.1 mi from centre) and the city of Kassel where the coach will drop you off at Kassel, Bahnhof Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe station situated at about 11.8 mi from Kassel city centre.
Eurolines CH is the bus carrier that allows to travel on the line from the bus station of Zurich in Zurich and to the one of Frankfurt Zentral Omnibus Bahnhof (ZOB) (Hesse Germany)
The coach company ADAC PostBus carries out the route between the city of Frankfurt am Main (serving Frankfurt Zentral Omnibus Bahnhof (ZOB) bus station at 0.7 mi from centre) and the city of Kassel where the coach will drop you off at Kassel, Bahnhof Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe station situated at about 11.8 mi from Kassel city centre.
Lufthansa carries out a flight from Zurich ZRH airport situated 5.7 mi away from the city centre of Zurich to Frankfurt am Main (arrival at Frankfurt International FRA airport)
Swiss International Airlines flies on the route from Zurich ZRH airport (located 5.7 mi from Zurich, Switzerland) to Frankfurt am Main (serving Frankfurt International FRA airport)

Stop cities from Zurich or cities to visit near Kassel

When travelling from Kassel to Zurich by plane, carpooling, bus, train, you might have to change at Gottingen located at 24 mi from Kassel, Frankfurt am Main 91 mi away from Kassel (Germany). If you have some time on your way to Kassel or back to Zurich, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
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