There are 10 ways to get from Berlin to Neuschwanstein Castle by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  7h 41m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Nuernberg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Schwangau Neuschwanstein 163

116€ - 198€

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Bus  •  11h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Munich, Munich central bus station 141 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Schwangau Neuschwanstein 163

28€ - 48€

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Train via Donauwörth  •  7h 47m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Donauwoerth Ice
  2. Take the train from Donauwoerth to Augsburg Hbf Re / ...
  3. Take the train from Buchloe to Fuessen Re

Train  •  12h 15m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Augsburg Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Augsburg Hbf to Schongau Re

Bus via Leipzig Airport (LEJ)  •  13h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin - Bus station to Leipzig - Airport
  2. Take the bus from Leipzig - Airport to Munich - Bus station
  3. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Schwangau Neuschwanstein 163

33€ - 42€

Drive  •  6h 28m

  1. Drive from Berlin Hbf to Neuschwanstein Castle 734.5 km

85€ - 130€

Fly to Munich, train, bus  •  6h 47m

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Munich (MUC) TXL - MUC
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Flughafen Terminal to Muenchen Hackerbruecke
  3. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Schwangau Neuschwanstein

64€ - 195€

Fly to Stuttgart, train  •  7h 58m

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Stuttgart (STR) TXL - STR
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Augsburg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Buchloe to Fuessen

Fly to Innsbruck, train  •  8h 45m

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Innsbruck (INN) TXL - INN
  2. Take the train from Innsbruck Westbahnhof to Garmisch-Partenkirchen
  3. Take the train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Reutte In Tirol Schulzentrum

54€ - 294€

Fly to Salzburg, train, bus  •  9h 7m

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Salzburg (SZG) TXL - SZG
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf Gl.5-10
  3. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Schwangau Neuschwanstein

100€ - 240€

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The cheapest way to get from Berlin to Neuschwanstein Castle is to bus via Leipzig Airport (LEJ) which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 13h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin to Neuschwanstein Castle is to drive which costs 85€ - 130€ and takes 6h 28m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Berlin station to Neuschwanstein Castle. However, there are services departing from Berlin, Berlin central bus station and arriving at Schwangau Neuschwanstein via Munich, Munich central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 50m.

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The distance between Berlin and Neuschwanstein Castle is 584 km. The road distance is 734.5 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Neuschwanstein Castle without a car is to train and bus which takes 7h 41m and costs 110€ - 200€.

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It takes approximately 7h 41m to get from Berlin to Neuschwanstein Castle, including transfers.

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Berlin to Neuschwanstein Castle bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Berlin, Berlin central bus station.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Neuschwanstein Castle is to train via Donauwörth which takes 7h 47m and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 28€ - 50€ and takes 11h 50m.

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The quickest flight from Berlin Tegel Airport to Munich Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Berlin to Neuschwanstein Castle bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Schwangau Neuschwanstein station.

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  • Distance: 584 km
  • Duration: 7h 41m

What companies run services between Berlin, Germany and Neuschwanstein Castle, Germany?

You can take a train from Berlin Hbf to Neuschwanstein Castle via Donauwoerth, Augsburg Hbf, Buchloe, and Fuessen in around 7h 47m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Berlin ZOB to Neuschwanstein Castle via Munich, Munich central bus station and Schwangau Neuschwanstein in around 11h 50m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 200€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 190€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 380€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
95€ - 380€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Innsbruck via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 600€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Salzburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 550€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
95€ - 330€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 190€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 180€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 170€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 160€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Innsbruck
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
30€ - 280€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Innsbruck via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 360€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Salzburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 430€
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
75€ - 110€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Berlin Hbf to Donauwoerth
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
90€ - 130€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Donauwoerth to Augsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Berlin Hbf to Augsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
150€ - 210€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Augsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 33m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
80€ - 120€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Donauwoerth to Augsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Augsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45€ - 70€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Donauwoerth to Augsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Muenchen Flughafen Terminal to Muenchen Hackerbruecke
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Reutte In Tirol Schulzentrum
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Meridian, BOB & BRB
Phone
+49 8024 997171
Email
kontakt@bayerischeoberlandbahn.de
Website
meridian-bob-brb.de
Train from Buchloe to Fuessen
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Meridian, BOB & BRB
Train from Augsburg Hbf to Schongau
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Meridian, BOB & BRB
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf Gl.5-10
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Meridian, BOB & BRB
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Augsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
21€ - 30€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Augsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
40€ - 50€
1st Class
35€ - 45€
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Augsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
26€ - 40€
Website
Railjet
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Innsbruck Westbahnhof to Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
9€ - 13€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf Gl.5-10
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Schwangau Neuschwanstein
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
9€ - 11€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
30€ - 40€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Berlin - Bus station to Munich - Bus station
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
19€ - 24€
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Berlin - Bus station to Leipzig - Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
9€ - 12€
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Leipzig - Airport to Munich - Bus station
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
15€ - 19€
Website
Blablabus

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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin to Neuschwanstein Castle is 734 km. It takes approximately 6h 28m to drive from Berlin to Neuschwanstein Castle.

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Eurowings, easyJet and Lufthansa offer flights from Berlin Tegel Airport to Munich Airport.

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There are 1323+ hotels available in Neuschwanstein Castle. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Berlin Tegel Airport is to bus which takes 22 min and costs 2€ - 3€.

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