There are 3 ways to get from Innsbruck to Neuschwanstein Castle by bus, train or car

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Bus, train  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße to Garmisch-Partenkirchen 040 / ...
  2. Take the train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Reutte in Tirol Schulzentrum Rb

$18 - $29

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Innsbruck to Neuschwanstein Castle 71.1 miles

$14 - $22

Train, drive  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Ötztal Rex / ...
  2. Drive from Ötztal to Neuschwanstein Castle

$20 - $32

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The cheapest way to get from Innsbruck to Neuschwanstein Castle is to drive which costs 12€ - 19€ and takes 1 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Innsbruck to Neuschwanstein Castle is to drive which costs 12€ - 19€ and takes 1 h 29 min.

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The distance between Innsbruck and Neuschwanstein Castle is 59 km. The road distance is 113.7 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 1 min to get from Innsbruck to Neuschwanstein Castle, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Innsbruck to Neuschwanstein Castle is 114 km. It takes approximately 1 h 29 min to drive from Innsbruck to Neuschwanstein Castle.

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There are 1042+ hotels available in Neuschwanstein Castle. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Innsbruck to Neuschwanstein Castle.
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  • Distance: 36.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 1 min

What companies run services between Innsbruck, Austria and Neuschwanstein Castle, Germany?

There is no direct connection from Innsbruck to Neuschwanstein Castle. However, you can take the bus to Garmisch-Partenkirchen, take the train to Reutte in Tirol Schulzentrum, then take the drive to Neuschwanstein Castle. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Neuschwanstein Castle.

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 Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Reutte in Tirol Schulzentrum
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Ötztal
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Raileurope.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße to Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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