There are 7 ways to get from Heidelberg 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 Augsburg Hbf  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Heidelberg Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Augsburg Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Buchloe to Füssen Re / ...

$111 - $168

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Heidelberg to Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport 310 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Munich, Munich central bus station 027 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Schwangau Neuschwanstein 163

$30 - $50

5 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Heidelberg Hbf to Kempten(Allgäu)Hbf Ic
  2. Take the train from Kempten(Allgäu)Hbf to Pflach Rb

$75 - $109

Train, bus  •  9 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Heidelberg Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf Ec / ...
  2. Take the bus from Stuttgart to München Zob
  3. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Schwangau Neuschwanstein 163

$75 - $112

Drive  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Heidelberg to Neuschwanstein Castle 210.6 miles

$40 - $65

Train, fly to Innsbruck, drive  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Innsbruck (INN) FRA - INN
  3. Drive from Innsbruck to Neuschwanstein Castle

$168 - $364

Train, fly to Friedrichshafen  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Friedrichshafen (FDH) FRA - FDH
  3. Take the train from Lindau Hbf to Kaufbeuren
  4. Take the train from Kaufbeuren to Füssen

$191 - $458

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Heidelberg to Neuschwanstein Castle is to bus which costs 25€ - 45€ and takes 9 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Heidelberg to Neuschwanstein Castle is to drive which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 3 h 15 min.

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The distance between Heidelberg and Neuschwanstein Castle is 256 km. The road distance is 336.9 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 17 min to get from Heidelberg to Neuschwanstein Castle, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Heidelberg to Neuschwanstein Castle. However, there are services departing from Heidelberg and arriving at Schwangau Neuschwanstein via Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport and Munich, Munich central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 46 min.

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

You can take a train from Heidelberg to Neuschwanstein Castle via Stuttgart Hbf, Augsburg Hbf, Buchloe, and Füssen in around 5 h 17 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Heidelberg to Neuschwanstein Castle via Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport, Munich, Munich central bus station, and Schwangau Neuschwanstein in around 9 h 46 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Innsbruck
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Friedrichshafen
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Innsbruck
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Heidelberg Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
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 Buchloe to Füssen
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
bahn.de
Train from Heidelberg Hbf to Kempten(Allgäu)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $85
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
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $25
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$22 - $25
Train from Lindau Hbf to Kaufbeuren
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kaufbeuren to Füssen
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
bahn.de
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Heidelberg, Heidelberg central station to Stuttgart, Stuttgart central station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
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
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Stuttgart to München Zob
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
eurolines.de
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
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 Heidelberg to Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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