There are 3 ways to get from Hohenschwangau to Zugspitze by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus, Rack Railway  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Schwangau Neuschwanstein to Oberammergau 163
  2. Take the Rack Railway from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Zugspitzplatt

$59 - $88

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hohenschwangau to Zugspitze 27.9 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from Hohenschwangau to Zugspitze 27.9 miles

$5 - $8

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The distance between Hohenschwangau and Zugspitze is 24 km. The road distance is 44.6 km.

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The best way to get from Hohenschwangau to Zugspitze without a car is to bus and Rack Railway which takes 5 h 2 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 2 min to get from Hohenschwangau to Zugspitze, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hohenschwangau to Zugspitze is 45 km. It takes approximately 41 min to drive from Hohenschwangau to Zugspitze.

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  • Distance: 14.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 2 min

What companies run services between Hohenschwangau, Germany and Zugspitze, Germany?

There is no direct connection from Hohenschwangau to Zugspitze. However, you can take the bus to Oberammergau, take the train to Murnau, take the train to Garmisch-Partenkirchen, then take the Rack Railway to Zugspitzplatt. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Zugspitze.

Train operators
Zugspitze DE
Phone
+49 8821 7970
Email
zugspitzbahn@zugspitze.de
Website
zugspitze.de
Train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Zugspitzplatt
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
zugspitze.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 Schwangau Neuschwanstein to Oberammergau
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Hohenschwangau to Zugspitze
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Taxizentrale Füssen
Phone
+49 0 8362 6222
Website
xn--taxizentrale-fssen-z6b.de

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