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There are 11 ways to get from Florence to Neuschwanstein Castle by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  9h 35m

  1. Take the train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Rovereto
  2. Take the train from Rovereto to Innsbruck Hbf Ecb
  3. Take the bus from nnsbruck Hauptbahnhof to Reutte Bahnhof

57€ - 112€

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Bus  •  10h 18m

  1. Take the bus from Florence, Florence to Bologna, Bologna N544 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bologna, Bologna to Garmisch-Partenkirchen 486

152€ - 204€

Train  •  10h 14m

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Verona Porta Nuova Fa / ...
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Innsbruck Hbf Ecb
  3. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Garmisch-Partenkirchen Re / ...
  4. Take the train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Reutte In Tirol Schulzentrum Rb

64€ - 132€

Drive  •  5h 54m

  1. Drive from Florence to Neuschwanstein Castle 589.1 km

75€ - 110€

Fly Florence to Munich, train  •  7h 15m

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Munich (MUC) FLR - MUC
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Buchloe
  3. Take the train from Buchloe to Fuessen

Bus to Pisa, fly to Munich, train  •  8h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Piazza Stazione to Pisa Airport
  2. Fly from Pisa (PSA) to Munich (MUC) PSA - MUC
  3. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Buchloe
  4. Take the train from Buchloe to Fuessen

Fly Florence to Innsbruck, train  •  9h 50m

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

152€ - 348€

Train to Bologna, fly to Munich, train  •  8h 15m

  1. Take the train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Bologna Centrale
  2. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Munich (MUC) BLQ - MUC
  3. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Buchloe
  4. Take the train from Buchloe to Fuessen

Fly Florence to Zurich, train  •  10h 2m

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Zurich (ZRH) FLR - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zuerich Flughafen to Kempten(Allgaeu)Hbf
  3. Take the train from Kempten(Allgaeu)Hbf to Pflach

115€ - 402€

Train to Verona, fly to Munich, train  •  9h 9m

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Verona Porta Nuova
  2. Fly from Verona (VRN) to Munich (MUC) VRN - MUC
  3. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Buchloe
  4. Take the train from Buchloe to Fuessen

Train to Venice, fly to Munich, train  •  9h 32m

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Venezia Mestre
  2. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Munich (MUC) VCE - MUC
  3. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Buchloe
  4. Take the train from Buchloe to Fuessen

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The cheapest way to get from Florence to Neuschwanstein Castle is to train and bus which costs 55€ - 120€ and takes 9h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Florence to Neuschwanstein Castle is to drive which costs 75€ - 110€ and takes 5h 54m.

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The distance between Florence and Neuschwanstein Castle is 422 km. The road distance is 589.1 km.

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The best way to get from Florence to Neuschwanstein Castle without a car is to bus which takes 10h 18m and costs 150€ - 210€.

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It takes approximately 9h 35m to get from Florence to Neuschwanstein Castle, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Florence to Neuschwanstein Castle is to bus which takes 10h 18m and costs 150€ - 210€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 60€ - 140€ and takes 10h 14m.

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The quickest flight from Florence Airport to Munich Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Florence to Neuschwanstein Castle is 589 km. It takes approximately 5h 54m to drive from Florence to Neuschwanstein Castle.

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Vueling Airlines, Alitalia, Austrian Airlines and Air Dolomiti offer flights from Florence Airport to Munich Airport.

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There are 678+ hotels available in Neuschwanstein Castle. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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  • Distance: 421.9 km
  • Duration: 9h 35m

What companies run services between Florence, Italy and Neuschwanstein Castle, Germany?

You can take a bus from Florence to Neuschwanstein Castle via Bologna, Bologna and Garmisch-Partenkirchen in around 10h 18m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Florence to Neuschwanstein Castle via Verona Porta Nuova, Innsbruck Hbf, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, and Reutte In Tirol Schulzentrum in around 10h 14m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Florence to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
Flights from Pisa to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 300€
Flights from Florence to Innsbruck via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 700€
Flights from Bologna to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 550€
Flights from Florence to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 360€
Flights from Verona to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 430€
Flights from Venice to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 700€
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Florence to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
Flights from Pisa to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 300€
Flights from Bologna to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 550€
Flights from Verona to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 430€
Flights from Venice to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 700€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Florence to Munich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 500€
Flights from Florence to Innsbruck via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
210€ - 430€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Florence to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 370€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Florence to Munich via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 420€
Flights from Pisa to Munich via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 270€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Florence to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 380€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Florence to Innsbruck via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
100€ - 430€
Train operators
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Rovereto
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
19€ - 60€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
22€ - 30€
Smart Low Cost
19€ - 28€
Smart Flex
40€ - 60€
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Verona Porta Nuova Station
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
16€ - 50€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
19€ - 27€
Smart Low Cost
16€ - 24€
Smart Flex
35€ - 50€
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 40€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
14€ - 20€
Smart Low Cost
12€ - 17€
Smart Flex
26€ - 40€
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
18€ - 55€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
20€ - 29€
Smart Low Cost
18€ - 26€
Smart Flex
35€ - 55€
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 Rovereto to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
28€ - 40€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Buchloe
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
13€ - 18€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
18€ - 65€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
18€ - 25€
Base Standard
35€ - 50€
Base Premium
45€ - 65€
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
20€ - 70€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
20€ - 28€
Base Standard
40€ - 55€
Base Premium
45€ - 70€
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 Hbf to Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
10€ - 14€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
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
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 Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Reutte In Tirol Schulzentrum
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Buchloe
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Kempten(Allgaeu)Hbf to Pflach
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 12€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Die Länderbahn
Phone
0 89 54 888 97 - 25
Email
info@laenderbahn.com
Website
laenderbahn.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Buchloe
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Die Länderbahn
Transdev
Phone
030 200730
Website
transdev.de
Train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Buchloe
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Transdev
Train from Buchloe to Fuessen
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Transdev
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zuerich Flughafen to Kempten(Allgaeu)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
60€ - 120€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Bus operators
VVT
Phone
+43 512 56 16 16
Email
info@vvt.at
Website
vvt.at
Bus from nnsbruck Hauptbahnhof to Reutte Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
13€ - 18€
Schedules at
vvt.at
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 Florence, Florence to Bologna, Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
8€ - 11€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bologna, Bologna to Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
23€ - 29€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Consorzio Autolinee S.r.l.
People Mover
Website
pisa-airport.com
Bus from Piazza Stazione to Pisa Airport
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
pisa-airport.com

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