The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Frankfurt am Main to Kassel will cost around £ 23 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 16.
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1 h 21 m
1 h 43 m
Trains per day
Of the 48 trains that leave Frankfurt am Main for Kassel every day 46 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 145 km distance in an average of 1 h 43 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 21 m .
The slowest trains will take 4 h 1 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||90 miles (145 km)|
|Average train duration||1 h 21 min|
|Average train ticket price||£16 (€18)|
|Train frequency||50 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 50 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn or FlixTrain|
Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Kassel cover the 90 miles (145 km) long route taking on average 1 h 21 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or FlixTrain. Normally, there are 50 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £16, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £16. Travellers depart most frequently from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and arrive in Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe.
Find the best trains between Frankfurt am Main and Kassel with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from £16. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main operator of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train between Frankfurt am Main and Kassel. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
Train information from Frankfurt am Main to Kassel with Deutsche Bahn:
Deutsche Bahn has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by train between Frankfurt am Main and Kassel:
When taking a train from Frankfurt am Main, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf, Frankfurt Main Ost and Frankfurt am Main - Stadion. When you arrive in Kassel, your train can arrive in train stations including Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe, Kassel Hbf and Kassel, Hauptbahnhof Nord.
Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe.
Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and need to travel around 6.7 miles (10.8 km) from the city centre to get to this train station.
Passengers arriving in Kassel most often arrive at Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe and need to travel around 2.3 miles (3.7 km) from this train station to the city centre.
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