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Recommended option

Train Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nord to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe Ice / ...

$107 - $159

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station to Cologne Ouibus / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Kassel, Kassel Wilhelmshöhe 064

$24 - $47

9 alternative options

Train via Düsseldorf Hbf  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Düsseldorf Hbf Tha
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe Re / ...

$136 - $191

Bus, train  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Bruxelles - North to Duisburg
  2. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe Re / ...

$100 - $146

Drive  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Kassel 271 miles

$55 - $85

Fly Brussels to Frankfurt, train  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Frankfurt (FRA) BRU - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe

$130 - $336

Fly Brussels to Hannover, train  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Hannover (HAJ) BRU - HAJ
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe

$121 - $345

Fly Brussels to Paderborn, train  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Paderborn (PAD) BRU - PAD
  2. Take the train from Paderborn Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe

$205 - $644

Fly Brussels to Nuremberg, train  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Nuremberg (NUE) BRU - NUE
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe

$122 - $444

Fly Brussels to Hamburg, train  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Hamburg (HAM) BRU - HAM
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe

$98 - $222

Train to Luxembourg, fly to Frankfurt, train  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Luxembourg to Luxembourg
  2. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Frankfurt (FRA) LUX - FRA
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe

$125 - $364

What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Kassel, Germany?

You can take a train from Brussels to Kassel via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf in around 4 h 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brussels to Kassel via Cologne and Cologne, Cologne South, Airport in around 8 h 30 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Brussels to Hannover
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Hannover via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Hannover via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Paderborn via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Brussels to Paderborn via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Paderborn via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Paderborn via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Nuremberg via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Flights from Brussels to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Luxembourg to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Brussels to Hannover
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Hannover via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Nuremberg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Frankfurt via Basel
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Brussels to Nuremberg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Brussels to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Nord to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Bruxelles-Luxembourg to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Paderborn Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $100
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$75 - $100
1st Class
$100 - $150
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Bruxelles - North to Duisburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
eurolines.de
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station to Cologne
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Kassel, Kassel Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Brussels and Kassel is 363 km. The road distance is 434 km.

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Kassel is to bus which costs 20€ - 45€ and takes 8 h 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Brussels to Kassel is to drive which takes 4 h 3 min and costs 45€ - 70€.

No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Kassel. However, there are services departing from Bruxelles-Nord and arriving at Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 42 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Brussels to Kassel. However, there are services departing from Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station and arriving at Kassel, Kassel Wilhelmshöhe via Cologne, Cologne South, Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 30 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 42 min to get from Brussels to Kassel, including transfers.