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There are 3 ways to get from Kassel to Germersheim by train, night train or car

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Train

  1. Take the train from Kassel-Wilhelmshoehe to Mannheim Hbf
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Germersheim

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Night train, train

  1. Take the night train from Kassel Bahnhof Wilhelmshöhe to Mannheim, Hauptbahnhof
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Germersheim

Drive

  1. Drive from Kassel to Germersheim

Kassel to Germersheim by train

The train journey time between Kassel and Germersheim is around 3h 34m and covers a distance of around 308 km. This includes an average layover time of around 37 min. The fastest train normally takes 2h 58m. Operated by cantus Verkehrsgesellschaft mbH, Deutsche Bahn Regional, HLB Hessische Landesbahn GmbH and others, the Kassel to Germersheim train service departs from Kassel Hbf and arrives in Germersheim. Typically 179 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:
2h 57m
Layover time:
37 min
Total time:
3h 34m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
2h 58m
Train distance:
308 km
Trains per week:
179
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
16 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:35
Last train departs at:
23:03

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Kassel to Germersheim train schedules

Kassel → Germersheim
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COVID-19 help in Germany

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 116 117

Frequently Asked Questions


There are currently travel restrictions within Germany.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Germersheim is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Germersheim is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Germersheim is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 116 117.

Last updated: 13 Oct 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Robert Koch Institute.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kassel to Germersheim is to drive which costs €35 - €55 and takes 2h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Kassel to Germersheim is to drive which costs €35 - €55 and takes 2h 30m.

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No, there is no direct train from Kassel to Germersheim. However, there are services departing from Kassel Hbf and arriving at Germersheim via Kassel-Wilhelmshoehe and Mannheim Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 23m.

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The distance between Kassel and Germersheim is 246 km. The road distance is 308.2 km.

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The best way to get from Kassel to Germersheim without a car is to train which takes 3h 23m and costs €55 - €110.

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It takes approximately 3h 23m to get from Kassel to Germersheim, including transfers.

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Kassel to Germersheim train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Kassel-Wilhelmshoehe station.

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Kassel to Germersheim train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Germersheim station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kassel to Germersheim is 308 km. It takes approximately 2h 30m to drive from Kassel to Germersheim.

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  • Distance: 246.4 km
  • Duration: 3h 23m

What companies run services between Kassel, Germany and Germersheim, Germany?

You can take a train from Kassel to Germersheim via Kassel-Wilhelmshoehe and Mannheim Hbf in around 3h 23m.

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 Kassel-Wilhelmshoehe to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€50 - €75
Website
Deutsche Bahn
DB Fernverkehr
Website
delfi.de
Train from Kassel Bahnhof Wilhelmshöhe to Mannheim, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
Night train from Kassel Bahnhof Wilhelmshöhe to Mannheim, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Once a week
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 Kassel-Wilhelmshoehe to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€60 - €90
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Germersheim
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€6 - €10
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bahn DE
Phone
0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim, Hauptbahnhof to Germersheim
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€7 - €12
Website
Bahn DE
Süwex
Website
delfi.de
Train from Mannheim, Hauptbahnhof to Germersheim
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
delfi.de

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