There are 5 ways to get from Bern 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 Buchloe  •  7 h 26 min

  1. 1 / ...
  2. Ec
  3. Re / ...

$135 - $229

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Rj
  2. 163

$24 - $34

3 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 39 min

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  2. Ec
  3. Rb

$112 - $194

Drive  •  3 h 49 min

  1. 225 miles

$45 - $70

Train, fly, bus  •  6 h 51 min

  1. ZRH - STR

$123 - $320

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

You can take a train from Bern to Neuschwanstein Castle via Zürich HB, Buchloe, and Füssen in around 7 h 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bern to Neuschwanstein Castle via Mnichov, ZOB, Munich, Munich central bus station, and Schwangau Neuschwanstein in around 9 h 25 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Buchloe
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Kempten(Allgäu)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Buchloe to Füssen
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
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
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Bern, Carparkplatz Schützenmatte to Mnichov, ZOB
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
FlixBus
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
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

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bern and Neuschwanstein Castle is 258 km. The road distance is 360 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bern to Neuschwanstein Castle is to bus which costs SFr 23 - SFr 35 and takes 9 h 25 min.

The quickest way to get from Bern to Neuschwanstein Castle is to drive which takes 3 h 49 min and costs SFr 45 - SFr 70.

No, there is no direct bus from Bern to Neuschwanstein Castle. However, there are services departing from Bern, Carparkplatz Schützenmatte and arriving at Schwangau Neuschwanstein via Munich, Munich central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 25 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 26 min to get from Bern to Neuschwanstein Castle, including transfers.