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Train Information to Dresden from Kassel

distanceDistance184 miles (296 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 11 min
priceAverage train ticket price£21 (€24)
frequencyTrain frequency6 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Kassel to Dresden cover the 184 miles (296 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 11 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £21, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £21. Travellers depart most frequently from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe and arrive in Dresden Hauptbahnhof.

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Train between Kassel and Dresden with Deutsche Bahn

Find the best trains between Kassel and Dresden with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from £21. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

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Omio helps you compare and book the perfect train with Deutsche Bahn between Kassel and Dresden for a smooth and relaxing journey. Check the latest Deutsche Bahn train timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, take a look at the travel information for the Kassel to Dresden train with Deutsche Bahn (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), compare the best connections for your Kassel - Dresden route and then book a cheap train ticket with ease. The distance between Kassel and Dresden by train is 184 miles (296 km). You can book tickets for this Deutsche Bahn train for as low as £21 one-way if you book in advance. When you search for Deutsche Bahn tickets between Kassel and Dresden in the Omio app, you can also check whether they are mobile tickets quickly and easily. If they are mobile tickets, then you can go paperless when taking a train. Book that perfect Deutsche Bahn Kassel - Dresden train ticket online and enjoy your trip!

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Travel Tips

Trains from Kassel to Dresden
Travel by train to Dresden easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Kassel to Dresden.
How much does a cheap train to Dresden from Kassel cost?
You can find a cheap train from Kassel to Dresden for some dates and times for as low as £21  one way in the next 7 days.
What is the average cost of a train from Kassel to Dresden?
If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Kassel to Dresden train price to come in at an average of £21  one way.
What is the distance from Kassel to Dresden via train?
The train distance from Kassel to Dresden is around 184 miles (296 km).
How long does it take from Kassel to Dresden by train?
The Kassel to Dresden train duration is on average 4 h 11 min, which is to be expected when travelling 184 miles (296 km) from Kassel to Dresden. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.
When travelling by train from Kassel to Dresden, which train station in Kassel do I depart from and which train station in Dresden do I arrive in?

Some of the Kassel train stations to Dresden you can start your journey from include Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe, Kassel Hbf and Kassel Hbf (tief). Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Dresden include Dresden Hauptbahnhof and Dresden-Neustadt.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe   and arriving in Dresden Hauptbahnhof.

Where is the departure train station in Kassel located? Where is the arrival train station in Dresden located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe, located approximately 2 mile (s) / 3 km from the city centre of Kassel. The most popular arrival train station in Dresden, called Dresden Hauptbahnhof, is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from its city centre.

Which train companies should I travel with from Kassel to Dresden?
For the best Kassel to Dresden train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services to Dresden from Kassel to compare what amenities they may offer.
How many trains are there from Kassel to Dresden a day?
On average, there are 6 trains a day from Kassel to Dresden. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What are the first and last departure train times from Kassel to Dresden?
The earliest train departing from Kassel to Dresden leaves at 04: 49. The last train departing from Kassel to Dresden leaves at 23: 12. You can find the latest Kassel to Dresden train times on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How early should I book Kassel to Dresden train tickets to get the best deals?
You can find a train from Kassel to Dresden to cost on average £21 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the Kassel to Dresden train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe is the most popular Kassel railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Kassel for your journey to Dresden.

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