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There are 4 ways to get from Interlaken to Neuschwanstein Castle by train, bus 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.

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Train via Lindau Hbf  •  9h

  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 Lindau Hbf Ec
  4. Take the train from Lindau Hbf to Kaufbeuren Re
  5. Take the train from Kaufbeuren to Füssen Rb / ...

$144 - $254

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  11h 16m

  1. Take the train from Interlaken Ost to Luzern 470
  2. Take the bus from Lucerne, Inseli Park to Munich, ZOB
  3. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Schwangau Neuschwanstein 163

$50 - $71

2 alternative options

Train  •  9h 41m

  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

$126 - $209

Drive  •  4h 8m

  1. Drive from Interlaken to Neuschwanstein Castle 227.3 miles

$45 - $70

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Interlaken to Neuschwanstein Castle is to drive which costs SFr 45 - SFr 70 and takes 4h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Interlaken to Neuschwanstein Castle is to drive which costs SFr 45 - SFr 70 and takes 4h 8m.

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

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The best way to get from Interlaken to Neuschwanstein Castle without a car is to train which takes 9h and costs SFr 140 - SFr 260.

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It takes approximately 9h 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 4h 8m 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: 9h

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, Lindau Hbf, Kaufbeuren, and Füssen in around 9h.

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
47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Lindau Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Luzern to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Kempten(Allgäu)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules 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 Lindau Hbf to Kaufbeuren
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kaufbeuren to Füssen
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kempten(Allgäu)Hbf to Pflach
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
bahn.de
Zentralbahn
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Train from Interlaken Ost to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Schedule at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Lucerne, Inseli Park to Munich, ZOB
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
regiojet.com
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 Munich, Munich central bus station to Schwangau Neuschwanstein
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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