There are 8 ways to get from Kassel to Switzerland by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train via Basel SBB  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Basel SBB Ice
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB 3 / ...

$76 - $192

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Kassel Hauptbahnhof to Würzburg
  2. Take the bus from Würzburg to Zurich 024 / ...

$50 - $82

6 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Zürich HB Ice

$148 - $233

Bus Ouibus  •  11 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Kassel to Frankfurt am Main
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Zurich Ouibus

$60 - $83

Drive  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Kassel to Zürich 372.9 miles

$75 - $120

Train, fly to Basel  •  3 h 42 min

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

$118 - $339

Train, fly to Zurich  •  4 h 9 min

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

$141 - $344

Train, fly to Geneva  •  5 h 13 min

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

$118 - $319

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kassel to Switzerland is to bus which costs 50€ - 75€ and takes 11 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kassel to Switzerland is to train and fly which costs 100€ - 300€ and takes 3 h 42 min.

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The distance between Kassel and Switzerland is 511 km. The road distance is 596.6 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 53 min to get from Kassel to Switzerland, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Kassel to Switzerland. However, there are services departing from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe and arriving at Zürich Stadelhofen via Basel SBB and Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 53 min.

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The best way to get from Kassel to Switzerland is to train which takes 5 h 53 min and costs 65€ - 170€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 40€ - 75€ and takes 8 h 31 min.

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Map of how to get from Kassel to Switzerland.
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  • Distance: 319.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 53 min

What companies run services between Kassel, Germany and Switzerland?

You can take a train from Kassel to Zürich via Basel SBB and Zürich HB in around 5 h 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kassel to Zürich via Würzburg, Zurich, and Zürich HB in around 8 h 31 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Standard
$40 - $140
First
$80 - $220
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $220
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Bozur
Phone
+382 20 633 807
Email
bozur.cg@gmail.com
Website
bozur.net
Bus from Kassel Hauptbahnhof to Würzburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
bozur.net
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Würzburg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Kassel to Frankfurt am Main
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
eurolines.de
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Frankfurt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
Ouibus

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