Gießen to Kassel by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 17m
  • Distance
    101 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 36m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Gießen to Kassel by train

Fast trains from Gießen to Kassel take around 1 hour and 17 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 101 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Gießen and Kassel.

1. Are there direct trains from Gießen to Kassel?

Direct trains from Gießen to Kassel have been found.

We usually find around 33 direct trains on the route from Gießen to Kassel every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 36 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Gießen to Kassel?

The Gießen to Kassel train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 17 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Gießen to Kassel train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Kassel is usually scheduled to depart Gießen around 06:04 and the last train is around 00:07. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Gießen around 05:35, and the last at 00:07.

When to book Gießen to Kassel train tickets?

Trains in Germany usually open for booking around 6 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Gießen to Kassel by train.

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Which train companies operate between Gießen and Kassel?

More than one train company operates on the route from Gießen to Kassel, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Hessische Landesbahn
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Regional-Express

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.