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Duration 10h 5m
Distance 863.1 km
Average price 110€
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between Kraków and Kassel takes 10h 5m and the fastest train takes 9h 57m. There is at least one train per day from Kraków to Kassel. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via Berlin

  1. Krakow Glowny
  2. Berlin Hbf
  3. Kassel
10h 45m
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81€ - 139€

Kraków to Kassel train times

Trains run once daily between Kraków and Kassel. The service departs Kraków at 09:15 in the morning, which arrives into Kassel at 19:12. All services require a transfer, and take on average 10h 5m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Kraków to Kassel? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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No, there is no direct train from Kraków to Kassel. However, there are services departing from Krakow Glowny and arriving at Kassel-Wilhelmshoehe via S+U Lichtenberg Bhf and Berlin Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 45m.

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The distance between Kraków and Kassel is 748 km. The road distance is 863.1 km.

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Kraków to Kassel train services, operated by PKP Intercity, depart from Krakow Glowny station.

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Kraków to Kassel train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Kassel-Wilhelmshoehe station.

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There are 136+ hotels available in Kassel. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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What companies run services between Kraków and Kassel?

You can take a train from Kraków to Kassel via Berlin-Lichtenberg, S+U Lichtenberg Bhf, and Berlin Hbf in around 10h 45m.
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
Ave. Duration
9h 17m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
100€ - 150€

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Krakow Glowny to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
9h 17m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
100€ - 150€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Berlin Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshoehe
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
65€ - 95€
Website
Deutsche Bahn

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