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There are 4 ways to get from Berlin Central Station to Melsungen by train, night train, car or plane

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Train

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshoehe

Night train

  1. Take the night train from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Kassel Bahnhof Wilhelmshöhe

Drive

  1. Drive from Berlin Central Station to Melsungen

Fly, train

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Frankfurt (FRA)
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt to Kassel Bahnhof Wilhelmshöhe

Berlin Central Station to Melsungen by train

The train journey time between Berlin Central Station and Melsungen is around 3h 39m and covers a distance of around 402 km. This includes an average layover time of around 37 min. The fastest train normally takes 3h 27m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, DB Fernverkehr AG, Deutsche Bahn Intercity and others, the Berlin Central Station to Melsungen train service departs from Berlin Hbf and arrives in Melsungen. Typically 99 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
3h 1m
Layover time:
37 min
Total time:
3h 39m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
3h 27m
Train distance:
402 km
Trains per week:
99
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
21 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
04:30
Last train departs at:
20:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Berlin Central Station to Melsungen train schedules

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The most affordable way to get from Berlin Central Station to Melsungen is to drive, which costs €45 - €65 and takes 3h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin Central Station to Melsungen is to train which costs €70 - €120 and takes 3h 9m.

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin Central Station to Melsungen. However, there are services departing from Berlin Hbf and arriving at Melsungen via Kassel-Wilhelmshoehe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 9m.

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The distance between Berlin Central Station and Melsungen is 305 km. The road distance is 399.9 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin Central Station to Melsungen without a car is to train which takes 3h 9m and costs €70 - €120.

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It takes approximately 3h 9m to get from Berlin Central Station to Melsungen, including transfers.

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Berlin Central Station to Melsungen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Berlin Hbf station.

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The quickest flight from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Frankfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Berlin Central Station to Melsungen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Kassel-Wilhelmshoehe station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin Central Station to Melsungen is 400 km. It takes approximately 3h 41m to drive from Berlin Central Station to Melsungen.

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  • Distance: 305.2 km
  • Duration: 3h 9m

What companies run services between Berlin Central Station, Germany and Melsungen, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express operates a train from Berlin Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshoehe every 2 hours. Tickets cost €65 - €95 and the journey takes 2h 39m. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €370
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €370
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Frankfurt via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€110 - €300
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Frankfurt via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€110 - €300
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

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 Berlin Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshoehe
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€65 - €95
Website
Deutsche Bahn
DB Fernverkehr AG
Website
delfi.de
Train from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Kassel Bahnhof Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
Night train from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Kassel Bahnhof Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Frankfurt to Kassel Bahnhof Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshoehe
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€75 - €110
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de

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Luxair and Lufthansa offer flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Frankfurt Airport.

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The best way to get from Berlin Central Station to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport is to train which takes 31 min and costs €3 - €50.

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