There are 10 ways to get from Dresden 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  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Dresden-Neustadt to Erfurt Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from München Hbf Gl.27-36 to Buchloe Re
  4. Take the train from Buchloe to Füssen Re / ...

$181 - $258

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Dresden, Dresden central station to Munich, Munich central bus station 121
  2. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Schwangau Neuschwanstein 163

$37 - $61

8 alternative options

Train, bus  •  11 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Hof Hbf Re
  2. Take the train from Hof Hbf to München Hbf Gl.27-36
  3. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Schwangau Neuschwanstein 163

$125 - $183

Drive  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Dresden to Neuschwanstein Castle 383.4 miles

$80 - $120

Fly Dresden to Munich, train, bus  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Dresden (DRS) to Munich (MUC) DRS - 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

$126 - $363

Fly Dresden to Stuttgart, train  •  7 h 53 min

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

$138 - $345

Train to Leipzig, fly to Munich, train, bus  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Dresden-Neustadt to Leipzig/Halle Flughafen
  2. Fly from Leipzig (LEJ) to Munich (MUC) LEJ - MUC
  3. Take the train from München Hbf Gl.27-36 to Murnau
  4. Take the train from Murnau to Oberammergau
  5. Take the bus from Oberammergau to Schwangau Neuschwanstein

$158 - $349

Train to Prague, fly to Munich, train, bus  •  10 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Praha hl.n.
  2. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Munich (MUC) PRG - MUC
  3. Take the train from München Hbf Gl.27-36 to Murnau
  4. Take the train from Murnau to Oberammergau
  5. Take the bus from Oberammergau to Schwangau Neuschwanstein

$151 - $402

Train to Berlin Tegel, fly to Munich, train, bus  •  9 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Dresden-Neustadt to Berlin Hbf (tief)
  2. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Munich (MUC) TXL - MUC
  3. Take the train from München Hbf Gl.27-36 to Murnau
  4. Take the train from Murnau to Oberammergau
  5. Take the bus from Oberammergau to Schwangau Neuschwanstein

$136 - $308

Fly Dresden to Zurich, train  •  9 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Dresden (DRS) to Zurich (ZRH) DRS - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Buchloe
  3. Take the train from Buchloe to Füssen

$170 - $417

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dresden to Neuschwanstein Castle is to bus which costs 30€ - 55€ and takes 10 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dresden to Neuschwanstein Castle is to drive which costs 65€ - 100€ and takes 5 h 28 min.

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The distance between Dresden and Neuschwanstein Castle is 445 km. The road distance is 613.4 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 58 min to get from Dresden to Neuschwanstein Castle, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dresden station to Neuschwanstein Castle. However, there are services departing from Dresden, Dresden central station and arriving at Schwangau Neuschwanstein via Munich, Munich central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 35 min.

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

You can take a train from Dresden to Neuschwanstein Castle via Erfurt Hbf, München Hbf, München Hbf Gl.27-36, Buchloe, and Füssen in around 7 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dresden to Neuschwanstein Castle via Munich, Munich central bus station and Schwangau Neuschwanstein in around 10 h 35 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dresden to Munich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $420
Flights from Dresden to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Flights from Dresden to Stuttgart via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $3,000
Flights from Leipzig to Munich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Flights from Leipzig to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Flights from Prague to Munich
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Flights from Dresden to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Flights from Dresden to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Dresden to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Dresden to Zurich via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $390
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $140
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dresden to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Flights from Dresden to Zurich via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Dresden to Stuttgart via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $3,000
Flights from Dresden to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Dresden-Neustadt to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Erfurt Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf Gl.27-36 to Buchloe
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
bahn.de
Train from Buchloe to Füssen
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dresden Hbf to Hof Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hof Hbf to München Hbf Gl.27-36
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $95
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
$13 - $19
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Augsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dresden-Neustadt to Leipzig/Halle Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dresden Hbf to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dresden-Neustadt to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Augsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$60 - $75
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Buchloe
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Dresden, Dresden central station to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $50
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 Oberammergau to Schwangau Neuschwanstein
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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