Adm. region Unterfranken
Vehicle registration KG, BRK, HAB
Capital Bad Kissingen
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
Population 106,203 (30 Jun 2008)
Administrative region Lower Franconia
Points of interest Botenlauben Castle, Sodenberg, Regentenbau, Wildpark Klaushof, Spielbank Bad Kissingen
Destinations Bad Kissingen, Hammelburg, Bad Brückenau, Burkardroth, Bad Bocklet
Bad Kissingen is a district in Bavaria, Germany. It is bounded by (from the northwest and clockwise) the district Main-Kinzig and Fulda in Hesse, and the districts of Rhön-Grabfeld, Schweinfurt and Main-Spessart.
Map of Bad Kissingen, Germany
The district was established in 1972 by merging the former districts of Bad Kissingen, Bad Brückenau and Hammelburg.
The district is located in the southern portion of the Rhön Mountains. The Fränkische Saale river (an affluent of the Main) enters the district in the north and leaves to the southwest.