There are 5 ways to get from Neuschwanstein Castle to Zermatt 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  •  10 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Pflach to Kempten(Allgäu)Hbf Rb
  2. Take the train from Kempten(Allgäu)Hbf to Zürich HB Ec
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Visp 8

$162 - $301

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  15 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Schwangau Neuschwanstein to Munich, Munich central bus station 163
  2. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Chur 141 / ...
  3. Take the train from Chur to Disentis/Mustér 920 / ...
  4. Take the train from Disentis/Mustér to Zermatt 6-Y

$133 - $248

3 alternative options

Train via Buchloe  •  10 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Füssen to Buchloe Rb / ...
  2. Take the train from Buchloe to Zürich HB Ec
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Visp 8

$189 - $331

Bus, train via Berne  •  12 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Schwangau Neuschwanstein to Munich, Munich central bus station 163
  2. Take the bus from München ZOB to Zürich, Sihlquai/HB 1-Y
  3. Take the bus from Zurich to Berne
  4. Take the train from Bern to Visp 8 / ...

$195 - $326

Drive  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Neuschwanstein Castle to Zermatt 248.4 miles

$50 - $80

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The cheapest way to get from Neuschwanstein Castle to Zermatt is to drive which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 6 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Neuschwanstein Castle to Zermatt is to drive which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 6 h 17 min.

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The distance between Neuschwanstein Castle and Zermatt is 285 km. The road distance is 397.4 km.

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It takes approximately 10 h 10 min to get from Neuschwanstein Castle to Zermatt, including transfers.

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

You can take a train from Neuschwanstein Castle to Zermatt via Pflach, Kempten(Allgäu)Hbf, Zürich HB, and Visp in around 10 h 10 min.

Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Pflach to Kempten(Allgäu)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kempten(Allgäu)Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from Füssen to Buchloe
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Train from Buchloe to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Visp
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Visp
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Rhätische Bahn
Phone
+41 81 288 65 65
Website
rhb.ch
Train from Chur to Disentis/Mustér
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Schedules at
rhb.ch
Book at
rhb.ch
MGB
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Train from Disentis/Mustér to Zermatt
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $170
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
2nd Class Ticket
$80 - $95
1st Class Ticket
$140 - $170
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Schwangau Neuschwanstein to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Chur
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from München ZOB to Zürich, Sihlquai/HB
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Zurich to Berne
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Ouibus

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