There are 4 ways to get from Kassel to Göttingen by train, rideshare, taxi or car
Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.
Train • 18 min
$6 - $24
Rideshare • 58 min
2 alternative options
Taxi • 32 min
$100 - $130
Drive • 32 min
$6 - $10
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Kassel to Göttingen is to rideshare which costs 3€ and takes 58 min.
The quickest way to get from Kassel to Göttingen is to train which costs 5€ - 21€ and takes 18 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe and arriving at Göttingen. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 18 min.
The distance between Kassel and Göttingen is 39 km. The road distance is 47.9 km.
The best way to get from Kassel to Göttingen without a car is to train which takes 18 min and costs 5€ - 21€.
The train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Göttingen takes 18 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.
Kassel to Göttingen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe station.
Kassel to Göttingen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Göttingen station.
Yes, the driving distance between Kassel to Göttingen is 48 km. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from Kassel to Göttingen.
Book your Kassel to Göttingen train tickets online with Rome2rio.
What companies run services between Kassel, Germany and Göttingen, Germany?
Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Kassel to Göttingen every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $17 - $24 and the journey takes 18 min. Flixtrain also services this route once daily.
Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Göttingen
- Ave. Duration
- 18 min
- Every 20 minutes
- Estimated price
- $17 - $24
A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.
Rideshare from Kassel to Göttingen
- Ave. Duration
- 58 min
- Every 30 minutes
- Estimated price
- Book at
Want to know more about travelling around Germany
Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.
Related travel guides
Heading to Europe? Read this before you buy a Eurail Pass
We compare the different Eurail types and help you decide if a Eurail Pass is right for you
Is ride-sharing platform BlaBlaCar right for you?
Don't have a car, or can't get there on public transportation? This carpooling platform could be your answer.
More Questions & Answers
There are 103+ hotels available in Göttingen. Prices start at $56 USD per night.
Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Kassel and Göttingen. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.