There are 4 ways to get from Munich Airport (MUC) 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from München Flughafen Terminal to München Hbf
  2. Take the train from München Hbf Gl.27-36 to Kaufbeuren Re
  3. Take the train from Kaufbeuren to Füssen Rb / ...

$60 - $85

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Schwangau Neuschwanstein 163

$23 - $31

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from MUC AIrport Center to Munich Center
  2. Take the train from München Hbf Gl.27-36 to Murnau Rb / ...
  3. Take the train from Murnau to Oberammergau Rb
  4. Take the bus from Oberammergau to Schwangau Neuschwanstein 163

$50 - $72

Drive  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Munich Airport (MUC) to Neuschwanstein Castle 97.8 miles

$20 - $30

Questions & Answers

The distance between Munich Airport (MUC) and Neuschwanstein Castle is 117 km. The road distance is 156.5 km.

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The best way to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Neuschwanstein Castle without a car is to train which takes 3 h 36 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 36 min to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Neuschwanstein Castle, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Neuschwanstein Castle is to train which takes 3 h 36 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 47 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Munich Airport (MUC) to Neuschwanstein Castle is 157 km. It takes approximately 1 h 52 min to drive from Munich Airport (MUC) to Neuschwanstein Castle.

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Map of how to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Neuschwanstein Castle.
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  • Distance: 73.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 36 min

What companies run services between Munich Airport (MUC), Germany and Neuschwanstein Castle, Germany?

You can take a train from Munich Airport (MUC) to Neuschwanstein Castle via München Hbf, München Hbf Gl.27-36, Kaufbeuren, and Füssen in around 3 h 36 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Munich Airport (MUC) to Neuschwanstein Castle 6 times a week. Tickets cost $9 - $16 and the journey takes 2 h 40 min.

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 München Hbf Gl.27-36 to Kaufbeuren
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kaufbeuren to Füssen
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf Gl.27-36 to Murnau
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Murnau to Oberammergau
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
bahn.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.

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
6 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Oberammergau to Schwangau Neuschwanstein
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Lufthansa express bus Munich
Phone
+49 (0)89-32304-0
Email
info@airportbus-muenchen.de
Website
airportbus-muenchen.de
Bus from MUC AIrport Center to Munich Center
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
airportbus-muenchen.de

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