There are 5 ways to get from Black Forest to Neuschwanstein Castle by train, bus or car

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Train via Donaueschingen  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Donaueschingen to Ulm Hbf Re
  2. Take the train from Ulm Hbf to Kempten(Allgäu)Hbf Re / ...
  3. Take the train from Kempten(Allgäu)Hbf to Ulrichsbrücke-Füssen Rb

$141 - $202

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Titisee-Neustadt, Titisee Badeparadies to Memmingen, Memmingen airport 063
  2. Take the bus from Memmingen, Memmingen airport to Sonthofen 186
  3. Take the bus from Sonthofen to Schwangau Neuschwanstein 163

$74 - $100

3 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Neustadt(Schwarzw) to Ulm Hbf Re
  2. Take the train from Ulm Hbf to Kempten(Allgäu)Hbf Re / ...
  3. Take the train from Kempten(Allgäu)Hbf to Pflach Rb

$140 - $199

Bus via Munich, Munich central bus station  •  8 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Titisee-Neustadt, Titisee Badeparadies to Munich, Munich central bus station 001
  2. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Schwangau Neuschwanstein 163

$82 - $111

Drive  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Black Forest to Neuschwanstein Castle 155.7 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Black Forest to Neuschwanstein Castle is to drive which costs 27€ - 40€ and takes 3 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Black Forest to Neuschwanstein Castle is to drive which costs 27€ - 40€ and takes 3 h 2 min.

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The distance between Black Forest and Neuschwanstein Castle is 193 km. The road distance is 249.1 km.

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The best way to get from Black Forest to Neuschwanstein Castle without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 38 min and costs 65€ - 95€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 31 min to get from Black Forest to Neuschwanstein Castle, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Black Forest to Neuschwanstein Castle is to train which takes 6 h 31 min and costs 120€ - 180€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 65€ - 95€ and takes 8 h 38 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Black Forest to Neuschwanstein Castle is 249 km. It takes approximately 3 h 2 min to drive from Black Forest to Neuschwanstein Castle.

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There are 1042+ hotels available in Neuschwanstein Castle. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 120.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 31 min

What companies run services between Black Forest, Baden-Württemberg, Germany and Neuschwanstein Castle, Germany?

You can take a train from Black Forest to Neuschwanstein Castle via Donaueschingen, Ulm Hbf, Kempten(Allgäu)Hbf, and Ulrichsbrücke-Füssen in around 6 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Black Forest to Neuschwanstein Castle via Titisee-Neustadt, Titisee Badeparadies, Munich, Munich central bus station, and Schwangau Neuschwanstein in around 8 h 38 min.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Donaueschingen to Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Ulm Hbf to Kempten(Allgäu)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kempten(Allgäu)Hbf to Ulrichsbrücke-Füssen
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
bahn.de
Train from Neustadt(Schwarzw) to Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kempten(Allgäu)Hbf to Pflach
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Titisee-Neustadt, Titisee Badeparadies to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $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 Titisee-Neustadt, Titisee Badeparadies to Memmingen, Memmingen airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Memmingen, Memmingen airport to Sonthofen
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Sonthofen to Schwangau Neuschwanstein
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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