There are 12 ways to get from London to Kassel by train, bus, car, car train, car ferry or plane

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Train via Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf  •  8 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  2. Take the train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  3. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice
  4. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe Ice

$193 - $390

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Bus FlixBus  •  15 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from London to Dortmund 080
  2. Take the bus from Dortmund to Kassel, Kassel Wilhelmshöhe 051 / ...

$50 - $81

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Train  •  10 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  2. Take the train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  3. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe Ic

$178 - $365

Bus Eurolines CZ  •  17 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt am Main to Kassel

$81 - $117

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Drive from London to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Kassel

$266 - $313

Drive, carferry  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Drive from London to Dover
  2. Take the carferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Kassel

$121 - $180

Fly London City to Frankfurt, train  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Frankfurt (FRA) LCY - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe

$134 - $420

Fly London Heathrow to Frankfurt, train  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Frankfurt (FRA) LHR - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe

$132 - $372

Fly London Heathrow to Hannover, train  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Hannover (HAJ) LHR - HAJ
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe

$128 - $371

Fly London Stansted to Hannover, train  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Hannover (HAJ) STN - HAJ
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe

$111 - $479

Train to London Luton, fly to Dortmund, train  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Dortmund (DTM) LTN - DTM
  3. Take the train from Soest to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe

$84 - $242

Fly London City to Dusseldorf, train  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Dusseldorf (DUS) LCY - DUS
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe

$160 - $428

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from London to Kassel. However, there are services departing from London and arriving at Kassel, Kassel Wilhelmshöhe via Dortmund. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Kassel. However, there are services departing from London St. Pancras International and arriving at Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe via Brussels Midi-Zuid, Köln Hbf and Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 35 min.

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The distance between London and Kassel is 417 miles.

The best way to get from London to Kassel without a car is to train which takes 8 h 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 35 min to get from London to Kassel, including transfers.

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

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London to Kassel train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from London St. Pancras International station.

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The best way to get from London to Kassel is to train which takes 8 h 35 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 15 h 50 min.

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The quickest flight from London City Airport to Frankfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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London to Kassel bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Kassel, Kassel Wilhelmshöhe station.

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Map of how to get from London to Kassel.
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  • Distance: 417.2 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 35 min

What companies run services between London, England and Kassel, Germany?

You can take a train from London to Kassel via Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, Brussels Midi-Zuid, Köln Hauptbahnhof, Köln Hbf, and Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf in around 8 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London to Kassel via Dortmund in around 15 h 50 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London City to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from London Heathrow to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from London Heathrow to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from London Heathrow to Hannover via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from London Heathrow to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from London Heathrow to Hannover
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from London City to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London City to Frankfurt via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from London Heathrow to Frankfurt via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from London Heathrow to Hannover via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from London City to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from London City to Frankfurt via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $3,300
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Hannover via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from London Stansted to Hannover
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $800
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London City to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Luton to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Train operators
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$160 - $230
Deutsche Bahn

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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
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 Köln Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $100
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 Soest to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$172
Website
eurotunnel.com
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Dortmund to Kassel, Kassel Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
elines.cz
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Frankfurt am Main to Kassel
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
eurolines.de
Ferry operators

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Kassel is 1 h ahead of London. It is currently 6:24 AM in London and 7:24 AM in Kassel.

London to Kassel train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe station.

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Swiss, Luxair, KLM and two other airlines offer flights from London City Airport to Frankfurt Airport.

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Book your London to Kassel bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 288+ hotels available in Kassel. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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The best way to get from London to London City Airport is to train which takes 21 min and costs .

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