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There are 3 ways to get from Munich to Neuschwanstein Castle by train or car

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Train  •  3h 26m

  1. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Fuessen Re

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Train via Buchloe  •  4h 7m

  1. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Buchloe Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Buchloe to Fuessen Re

Drive  •  1h 36m

  1. Drive from Munich to Neuschwanstein Castle 121.5 km

13€ - 19€

Munich → Neuschwanstein Castle
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The cheapest way to get from Munich to Neuschwanstein Castle is to drive which costs 13€ - 19€ and takes 1h 36m.

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The quickest way to get from Munich to Neuschwanstein Castle is to drive which costs 13€ - 19€ and takes 1h 36m.

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The distance between Munich and Neuschwanstein Castle is 89 km. The road distance is 121.5 km.

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The best way to get from Munich to Neuschwanstein Castle without a car is to train which takes 3h 26m and costs .

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It takes approximately 3h 26m to get from Munich to Neuschwanstein Castle, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Munich to Neuschwanstein Castle is 121 km. It takes approximately 1h 36m to drive from Munich to Neuschwanstein Castle.

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There are 178+ hotels available in Neuschwanstein Castle. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Munich to Neuschwanstein Castle.
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  • Distance: 89.2 km
  • Duration: 3h 26m

What companies run services between Munich, Germany and Neuschwanstein Castle, Germany?

Transdev operates a train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Fuessen every 4 hours, and the journey takes 2h 3m.

Train operators
Transdev
Phone
030 200730
Website
transdev.de
Train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Fuessen
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Transdev
Train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Buchloe
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Transdev
Train from Buchloe to Fuessen
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Transdev
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Buchloe
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Buchloe
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
13€ - 18€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de

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