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There are 9 ways to get from Düsseldorf to Neuschwanstein Castle by train, car, bus, night bus 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.

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Train, drive  •  5h 46m

  1. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Augsburg Hbf Ice
  2. Drive from Augsburg Hbf to Neuschwanstein Castle

$123 - $176

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Bus  •  13h

  1. Take the bus from Düsseldorf to Munich, Munich central bus station 027 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Schwangau Neuschwanstein 163

$43 - $120

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Night bus, bus  •  13h 10m

  1. Take the night bus from Düsseldorf to Munich, Munich central bus station N27
  2. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Schwangau Neuschwanstein 163

$43 - $73

Drive  •  5h 44m

  1. Drive from Düsseldorf to Neuschwanstein Castle 386.7 miles

$80 - $120

Fly Dusseldorf to Munich, bus  •  6h 42m

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Munich (MUC) DUS - MUC
  2. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Schwangau Neuschwanstein

$58 - $182

Train to Cologne Bonn, fly to Munich, bus  •  7h 27m

  1. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Köln, Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf
  2. Fly from Cologne Bonn (CGN) to Munich (MUC) CGN - MUC
  3. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Schwangau Neuschwanstein

$77 - $252

Fly Dusseldorf to Friedrichshafen, train  •  7h 20m

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Friedrichshafen (FDH) DUS - FDH
  2. Take the train from Lindau Hbf to Kaufbeuren
  3. Take the train from Kaufbeuren to Füssen

$163 - $522

Train to Dortmund, fly to Munich, bus  •  7h 53m

  1. Take the train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Holzwickede
  2. Fly from Dortmund (DTM) to Munich (MUC) DTM - MUC
  3. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Schwangau Neuschwanstein

$60 - $228

Fly Dusseldorf to Stuttgart, train  •  7h 30m

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Stuttgart (STR) DUS - STR
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Augsburg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Buchloe to Füssen

$148 - $293

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The cheapest way to get from Düsseldorf to Neuschwanstein Castle is to night bus and bus which costs 35€ - 65€ and takes 13h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Düsseldorf to Neuschwanstein Castle is to drive which costs 70€ - 110€ and takes 5h 44m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Düsseldorf to Neuschwanstein Castle. However, there are services departing from Düsseldorf and arriving at Schwangau Neuschwanstein via Munich, Munich central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h.

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The distance between Düsseldorf and Neuschwanstein Castle is 499 km. The road distance is 618.6 km.

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The best way to get from Düsseldorf to Neuschwanstein Castle without a car is to bus which takes 13h and costs 35€ - 110€.

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It takes approximately 5h 46m to get from Düsseldorf to Neuschwanstein Castle, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Dusseldorf Airport to Munich Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Düsseldorf to Neuschwanstein Castle is 619 km. It takes approximately 5h 44m to drive from Düsseldorf to Neuschwanstein Castle.

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  • Distance: 311.6 miles
  • Duration: 5h 46m

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

You can take a bus from Düsseldorf to Neuschwanstein Castle via Munich, Munich central bus station and Schwangau Neuschwanstein in around 13h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $420
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Flights from Dusseldorf to Friedrichshafen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Dortmund to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,700
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Dortmund to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Friedrichshafen
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $390
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stuttgart via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
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 Düsseldorf Hbf to Augsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Köln/Bonn Flughafen
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Train from Lindau Hbf to Kaufbeuren
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kaufbeuren to Füssen
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Augsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Buchloe to Füssen
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Köln, Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $26
Schedules at
bahn.de
Eurobahn
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Holzwickede
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
eurobahn.de
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Augsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$60 - $75
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 Düsseldorf to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Schwangau Neuschwanstein
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Düsseldorf - Hauptbahnhof to München ZOB
Ave. Duration
13h 19m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
eurolines.de

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Eurowings and Lufthansa offer flights from Dusseldorf Airport to Munich Airport.

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There are 1111+ hotels available in Neuschwanstein Castle. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Düsseldorf to Dusseldorf Airport is to train which takes 12m and costs 1€ - 7€.

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