dbflixtrainsncficewestbahncffobbthalyssncbtrenitaliarenfeouigoeurostarflixbus
SNCF
Trenitalia

Compare prices from hundreds of train and bus companies

Join millions of people who use us every day

Travel to thousands of destinations in 45 countries

What customers say about Trainline

Read real reviews from real users

Traveling from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Caen by train

Looking to travel from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Caen by train? You've come to the right place!

On average, it takes around 7 hours 20 minutes to travel from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Caen by train, the fastest services can get you there in as little as 5 hours 37 minutes though. You'll usually find 7 trains per day running along the 589 km route between these two destinations. You'll need to make 1 change during the journey to Caen, as there currently aren't any direct services on this route. You'll be traveling with TGV, ICE or SNCF on your way to Caen, as these are the main rail operators on this route.

Plan your trip ahead of time and book early if you want to snap up the cheapest fares. Tickets from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Caen start from $64.98 when you book in advance, so start a search in our Journey Planner to view the latest prices.

If you're feeling ready to book, start looking for cheap train tickets with us today. Keep reading for more information on the journey to Caen by train, including our train schedule where you can view first and last train times.

Kaiserslautern Hbf to Caen by train

It takes an average of 7h 20m to travel from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Caen by train, over a distance of around 366 miles (589 km). There are normally 7 trains per day traveling from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Caen and tickets for this journey start from $64.98 when you book in advance.

First train

04:25

Last train

20:22

Departure station

Kaiserslautern Hbf

Arrival station

Caen

Journey time

5h 37m

Distance

589 miles (366 km)

Frequency

7 trains per day

Changes

1 change

Price

From $64.98

Train and bus operators

Deutsche Bahn, SNCF, BlaBlaCar Bus, Flixbus, Union Ivkoni (Bus)

Kaiserslautern Hbf to Caen train times

Check out the next trains departing from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Caen for Tuesday Feb 7th 2023. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
03:25 11:07 7h 42m, 4 changes
06:22 11:59 5h 37m, 1 change
09:22 15:03 5h 41m, 1 change
10:31 18:05 7h 34m, 3 changes
13:24 19:05 5h 41m, 1 change
14:03 21:09 7h 6m, 4 changes
19:22 07:24 12h 2m, 1 change

Deutsche Bahn, ICE (Intercity Express), SNCF and TGV trains from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Caen

You can travel from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Caen on Deutsche Bahn, ICE (Intercity Express), SNCF and TGV trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

PhotoJoachimKohlerBremen, under licence CC BY-SA 4.0

The Deutsche Bahn Group is owned by the German State and controls the majority of rail traffic in Germany as well as in many border regions of the country. Every year, Deutsche Bahn transports several million passengers and many stations in Germany are served exclusively by DB trains, including the ICE, IC and EC fleet.

PhotoNelso Silva, under licence CC BY-SA 2.0

The high-speed train of Deutsche Bahn, with a maximum speed of 205 mph (330 km/h), the ICE connects major cities and is also used for international travel to neighbouring countries such as Austria, France and Denmark. This train is equipped with air conditioning, a dining car, a children's compartment and power sockets. Passengers enjoy a free WiFi connection throughout the duration of the ICE trip.

PhotoCtruongngoc, under licence CC BY-SA 3.0

SNCF is the national train operator of France. It operates all domestic trains and routes across France, as well as international services to Spain and Germany. There are three different types of domestic trains that operate under the SNCF banner – TGV (high-speed, full-service trains that connect the major cities in France), Intercités (usually a more frequent stopping service, but with all the amenities), and TER (regional train services with basic onboard facilities).

PhotoErmell, under licence CC BY-SA 3.0

TGV is the high-speed train service of the SNCF company. It connects the major cities of France at speeds of up to 200 mph (320 km/h). All TGV trains are equipped with a food carriage, a free WiFi connection, power sockets and fold-down tables. Two comfort classes are offered – First Class and Second Class, with flexible fare options available and access to the Grand Voyageur lounge in some stations.

Cheap train tickets from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Caen

The price of train tickets from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Caen starts at $64.98 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Caen by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

FAQs for Kaiserslautern Hbf to Caen

Want to know more about your journey from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Caen? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Caen take?

The average journey time by train between Kaiserslautern Hbf and Caen is 7 hours and 20 minutes, with around 7 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Kaiserslautern Hbf and Caen by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Caen is 5 hours and 37 minutes.

How much does the train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Caen cost?

Train tickets from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Caen can start from as little as $64.98 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Caen?

No, there are no direct train services from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Caen. Travelling from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Caen by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

What time does the first train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Caen leave?

The first train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Caen leaves at 04:25. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Caen leave?

The last train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Caen leaves at 20:22. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Kaiserslautern Hbf and Caen by train?

Trains travelling from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Caen cover a distance of around 366 miles (589 km) during the journey.

The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Kaiserslautern Hbf to Caen for a typical week day using timetable data for 02/07/2023. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 03/17/2023 for travel on 03/17/2023 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

Europe’s leading train and coach app

We help customers across Europe make more than 172,000 smarter journeys every day.