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Duration 1h 20m
Distance 80.3 km
Average price -1€
Frequency 21/day

Trip overview

The average train between Karlsruhe and Kehl takes 1h 20m and the fastest train takes 57 min. There is a train service every few hours from Karlsruhe to Kehl. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Karlsruhe Hbf
  2. Appenweier Bahnhof
  3. Kehl
1h 11m
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Karlsruhe to Kehl train times

Trains run hourly between Karlsruhe and Kehl. The service departs Karlsruhe at 22:09 at night, which arrives into Kehl at 23:44. All services require a transfer, and take on average 1h 20m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Karlsruhe to Kehl. However, there are services departing from Karlsruhe Hbf and arriving at Kehl Bahnhof via Appenweier Bahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 11m.

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The distance between Karlsruhe and Kehl is 65 km. The road distance is 80.3 km.

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Karlsruhe to Kehl train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Karlsruhe Hbf station.

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Karlsruhe to Kehl train services, operated by Ortenau S Bahn, arrive at Kehl Bahnhof station.

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There are 908+ hotels available in Kehl. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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