There are 10 ways to get from Kassel to Paris by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6h 17m

  1. Take the train from Kassel-Wilhelmshoehe to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris l'Est Ice / ...

121€ - 213€

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Bus  •  13h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Kassel, Kassel Wilhelmshöhe to Dortmund 264 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dortmund to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine 079 / ...

29€ - 83€

8 alternative options

Train, bus  •  12h 21m

  1. Take the train from Kassel, Kassel Wilhelmshöhe station to Darmstadt, Darmstadt central station K213
  2. Take the bus from Darmstadt Hbf to Paris

37€ - 80€

Drive  •  6h 32m

  1. Drive from Kassel to Paris Gallieni 717.2 km

85€ - 130€

Train to Frankfurt, fly  •  5h 36m

  1. Take the train from Kassel-Wilhelmshoehe to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Paris CDG (CDG) FRA - CDG

97€ - 316€

Train to Paderborn, fly  •  7h 18m

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

136€ - 394€

Train to Hannover, fly  •  6h 12m

  1. Take the train from Kassel-Wilhelmshoehe to Hannover Hbf
  2. Fly from Hannover (HAJ) to Paris CDG (CDG) HAJ - CDG

99€ - 340€

Train, train to Dusseldorf, fly  •  7h 17m

  1. Take the train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Hamm
  2. Take the train from Hamm to Düsseldorf Flughafen
  3. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Paris CDG (CDG) DUS - CDG

91€ - 315€

Train to Bremen, fly  •  6h 47m

  1. Take the train from Kassel-Wilhelmshoehe to Bremen Hbf
  2. Fly from Bremen (BRE) to Paris CDG (CDG) BRE - CDG

126€ - 430€

Train to Nuremberg, fly  •  6h 45m

  1. Take the train from Kassel-Wilhelmshoehe to Nuernberg Hbf
  2. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Paris CDG (CDG) NUE - CDG

116€ - 331€

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kassel to Paris is to bus which costs 28€ - 85€ and takes 13h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Kassel to Paris is to train and fly which costs 95€ - 320€ and takes 5h 36m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kassel to Paris. However, there are services departing from Kassel Scheidemannplatz and arriving at Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine via Kassel, Kassel Wilhelmshöhe and Dortmund. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 53m.

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No, there is no direct train from Kassel to Paris. However, there are services departing from Kassel-Wilhelmshoehe and arriving at Paris l'Est via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 17m.

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The distance between Kassel and Paris is 578 km. The road distance is 717.2 km.

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The best way to get from Kassel to Paris without a car is to train which takes 6h 17m and costs 120€ - 220€.

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It takes approximately 6h 17m to get from Kassel to Paris, including transfers.

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Kassel to Paris bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Kassel, Kassel Wilhelmshöhe station.

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

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The best way to get from Kassel to Paris is to train which takes 6h 17m and costs 120€ - 220€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 28€ - 85€ and takes 13h 53m.

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  • Distance: 578.4 km
  • Duration: 6h 17m

What companies run services between Kassel, Germany and Paris, France?

You can take a train from Kassel to Paris via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf in around 6h 17m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kassel to Paris Bercy via Kassel, Kassel Wilhelmshöhe and Dortmund in around 13h 53m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 480€
Flights from Paderborn to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
Flights from Paderborn to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 700€
Flights from Paderborn to Paris CDG via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 700€
Flights from Paderborn to Paris CDG via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 42m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 700€
Flights from Paderborn to Paris CDG via Frankfurt, Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 280€
Flights from Hannover to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 800€
Flights from Hannover to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
170€ - 800€
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 260€
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 800€
Flights from Bremen to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 1100€
Flights from Bremen to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 1100€
Flights from Nuremberg to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 1200€
Flights from Nuremberg to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 1200€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 420€
Flights from Hannover to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 650€
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 410€
Flights from Bremen to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 750€
Flights from Nuremberg to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 600€
Air Austral
Website
air-austral.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 400€
Flights from Hannover to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 650€
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 410€
Flights from Nuremberg to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 550€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Hannover to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 500€
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 470€
Flights from Bremen to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 600€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Hannover to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 850€
Flights from Nuremberg to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 1300€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 260€
Flights from Nuremberg to Paris CDG via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
75€ - 430€
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris CDG via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
650€ - 2000€
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 Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris l'Est
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
100€ - 140€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshoehe to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshoehe to Paderborn Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
26€ - 40€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshoehe to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshoehe to Hamm(Westf)
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hamm(Westf) to Duesseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshoehe to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshoehe to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshoehe to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshoehe to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamm to Düsseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshoehe to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshoehe to Paderborn Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshoehe to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45€ - 70€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshoehe to Hamm(Westf)
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamm(Westf) to Duesseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshoehe to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
60€ - 90€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
TGV inOui
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris l'Est
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
90€ - 120€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
90€ - 110€
1st Class
100€ - 120€
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Kassel, Kassel Wilhelmshöhe station to Darmstadt, Darmstadt central station
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 16€
Website
Flixtrain
ABELLIO Rail NRW GmbH
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Paderborn Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Abellio NRW
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Hamm
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Abellio NRW
Train from Hamm to D-Flughafen Bf
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Abellio NRW
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Hamm to D-Flughafen Bf
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 10€
Website
eurobahn.de
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Darmstadt Hbf to Paris
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
24€ - 65€
Website
eurolines.de
Low
24€
High
30€
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Kassel, Kassel Wilhelmshöhe to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Dortmund to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
30€ - 40€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Dortmund to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
18€ - 23€
Website
Blablabus
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are three types of tickets on offer (Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass), along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Dortmund to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
45€ - 70€
Website
alsa.com

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Paris CDG Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Kassel to Paris bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine station.

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Kassel to Paris train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Paris l'Est station.

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