There are 4 ways to get from Interlaken to Neuschwanstein Castle by train or car

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 Bern  •  8 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Interlaken West to Bern Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Bern to Zürich HB 1 / ...
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Kempten(Allgäu)Hbf Ec

$125 - $222

3 alternative options

Train  •  9 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Interlaken Ost to Luzern 470
  2. Take the train from Luzern to Zürich HB 70
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Kempten(Allgäu)Hbf Ec
  4. Take the train from Kempten(Allgäu)Hbf to Pflach Rb

$127 - $209

Train via St. Gallen  •  10 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Interlaken Ost to Luzern 470
  2. Take the train from Luzern to St. Gallen 1-Y
  3. Take the train from St. Gallen to Kempten(Allgäu)Hbf Ec
  4. Take the train from Kempten(Allgäu)Hbf to Pflach Rb

Drive  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Interlaken to Neuschwanstein Castle 227.3 miles

$45 - $70

Questions & Answers

The distance between Interlaken and Neuschwanstein Castle is 239 km. The road distance is 363.6 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 36 min to get from Interlaken to Neuschwanstein Castle, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Interlaken to Neuschwanstein Castle is 364 km. It takes approximately 4 h 8 min to drive from Interlaken to Neuschwanstein Castle.

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Map of how to get from Interlaken to Neuschwanstein Castle.
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  • Distance: 149.5 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 36 min

What companies run services between Interlaken, Switzerland and Neuschwanstein Castle, Germany?

You can take a train from Interlaken to Neuschwanstein Castle via Bern, Zürich HB, Kempten(Allgäu)Hbf, and Ulrichsbrücke-Füssen in around 8 h 36 min.

Train operators
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Interlaken West to Bern
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Kempten(Allgäu)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Luzern to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from St. Gallen to Kempten(Allgäu)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Zentralbahn
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Train from Interlaken Ost to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Schedule at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Kempten(Allgäu)Hbf to Pflach
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
bahn.de
Südostbahn
Website
sob.ch
Train from Luzern to St. Gallen
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
sob.ch

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