How to get from Essen to Kassel

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Travel Information from Essen to Kassel

distanceDistance107 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£9 - £21
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £9 • 2 h 55 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £21 • 2 h 31 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 107 miles by coach, flight, ferry or train from Essen to Kassel. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 31 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £9. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Essen to Kassel.

Travel Tips: Travel from Essen to Kassel

Travel to Kassel 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 Essen to Kassel.

There are 4 ways that you can travel to Kassel from Essen. You can take a coach, flight, ferry or train.

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Essen to Kassel. Tickets for a coach cost on average £9.

This is compared to other travel options to Kassel:

A coach journey is usually £12 less than a journey to Kassel by train, which costs on average £21 for the same trip.

The quickest way to travel from Essen to Kassel is by train, which takes on average 2 h 31 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 2 h 55 min.

The Essen to Kassel distance is approximately 107 miles.

The average frequency per day from Essen to Kassel is:

  • 1 coach a day.
  • Around 6 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Essen and Kassel as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Essen to Kassel:

  • Most travellers catch their coach from Essen, Freiheit / Am Hauptbahnhof (Ruhrbahn KundenCenter) and arrive in Kassel, Kaufungen Papierfabrik.
  • Most travellers board their train from Essen Hbf and arrive in Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Essen to Kassel:

  • You can go to Kassel from Essen by coach with Flixbus. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £9 with Flixbus from Essen to Kassel on Omio.
  • You can travel between Essen and Kassel by train with Deutsche Bahn. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £21 with Deutsche Bahn from Essen to Kassel.
Looking to extend your trip from Essen to Kassel? Many Omio customers who go from Essen to Kassel usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Frankfurt am Main or Munich. If you're looking to explore Berlin, Frankfurt am Main or Munich from Kassel, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

When planning your trip from Essen to Kassel, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets are costing on average £9 one way.
  • Train tickets cost £21 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Essen to Kassel online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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