There are 3 ways to get from Munich 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  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Alex / ...
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$47 - $66

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h

  1. 163

$9 - $16

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 38 min

  1. 74.4 miles

$15 - $23

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

You can take a train from Munich to Neuschwanstein Castle via Buchloe and Füssen in around 2 h 42 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Munich to Neuschwanstein Castle once daily. Tickets cost $9 - $16 and the journey takes 2 h 40 min.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf Gl.27-36 to Buchloe
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Buchloe to Füssen
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
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
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Munich and Neuschwanstein Castle is 89 km. The road distance is 119 km.

The cheapest way to get from Munich to Neuschwanstein Castle is to bus which costs 8€ - 14€ and takes 3 h.

The quickest way to get from Munich to Neuschwanstein Castle is to drive which takes 1 h 38 min and costs 13€ - 20€.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Munich, Munich central bus station and arriving at Schwangau Neuschwanstein. Services depart once daily, and operate Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 42 min to get from Munich to Neuschwanstein Castle, including transfers.