There are 7 ways to get from Basel to Neuschwanstein Castle 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 Lindau Hbf  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Basel Bad Bf to Lindau Hbf Ire
  2. Take the train from Lindau Hbf to Kaufbeuren Re
  3. Take the train from Kaufbeuren to Füssen Re / ...

$101 - $153

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Basel City Center to Zurich
  2. Take the bus from Zurich to Munich, Munich central bus station X06 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Schwangau Neuschwanstein 163

$23 - $51

5 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Kempten(Allgäu)Hbf Ec
  2. Take the train from Kempten(Allgäu)Hbf to Pflach Rb

$106 - $180

Drive  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Basel to Neuschwanstein Castle 201.7 miles

$40 - $65

Fly Basel to Innsbruck, drive  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Innsbruck (INN) BSL - INN
  2. Drive from Innsbruck to Neuschwanstein Castle

$197 - $776

Train to Zurich, fly to Stuttgart, bus  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Stuttgart (STR) ZRH - STR
  3. Take the bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Füssen, Füssen, Kemptener Str.

$115 - $320

Fly Basel to Munich, train, bus  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Munich (MUC) BSL - MUC
  2. Take the train from München Hbf Gl.27-36 to Murnau
  3. Take the train from Murnau to Oberammergau
  4. Take the bus from Oberammergau to Schwangau Neuschwanstein

$104 - $303

Questions & Answers

The distance between Basel and Neuschwanstein Castle is 238 km. The road distance is 323 km.

The cheapest way to get from Basel to Neuschwanstein Castle is to bus which costs SFr 22 - SFr 55 and takes 9 h 55 min.

The quickest way to get from Basel to Neuschwanstein Castle is to drive which takes 3 h 28 min and costs SFr 40 - SFr 65.

No, there is no direct bus from Basel to Neuschwanstein Castle. However, there are services departing from Basel City Center and arriving at Schwangau Neuschwanstein via Zurich and Munich, Munich central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 55 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 7 min to get from Basel to Neuschwanstein Castle, including transfers.

What companies run services between Basel, Switzerland and Neuschwanstein Castle, Germany?

You can take a train from Basel to Neuschwanstein Castle via Lindau Hbf, Kaufbeuren, and Füssen in around 6 h 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Basel to Neuschwanstein Castle via Zurich, Munich, Munich central bus station, and Schwangau Neuschwanstein in around 9 h 55 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Basel to Innsbruck via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Basel to Innsbruck via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Zurich to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Basel to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Basel to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Basel to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Basel to Innsbruck via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Lindau Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Kempten(Allgäu)Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $160
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.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
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Lindau Hbf to Kaufbeuren
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kaufbeuren to Füssen
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kempten(Allgäu)Hbf to Pflach
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf Gl.27-36 to Murnau
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Murnau to Oberammergau
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Basel City Center to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Schwangau Neuschwanstein
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Füssen, Füssen, Kemptener Str.
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Oberammergau to Schwangau Neuschwanstein
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Zürich, Sihlquai/HB to München ZOB
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Curych, Carparkplatz Sihlquai to Mnichov, ZOB
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
regiojet.sk

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