There are 5 ways to get from Nuremberg to Neuschwanstein Castle by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Buchloe Re
  2. Take the train from Buchloe to Füssen Rb / ...

$75 - $104

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Bus  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Nuremberg to Munich, Munich central bus station 037 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Schwangau Neuschwanstein 163

$18 - $31

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf Rb / ...
  2. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Schwangau Neuschwanstein 163

$55 - $81

Drive  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Nuremberg to Neuschwanstein Castle 196.7 miles

$40 - $60

Fly, drive  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Innsbruck (INN) NUE - INN
  2. Drive from Innsbruck to Neuschwanstein Castle

$116 - $444

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No, there is no direct bus from Nuremberg to Neuschwanstein Castle. However, there are services departing from Nuremberg and arriving at Schwangau Neuschwanstein via Munich, Munich central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 15 min.

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The distance between Nuremberg and Neuschwanstein Castle is 212 km. The road distance is 314.8 km.

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The best way to get from Nuremberg to Neuschwanstein Castle without a car is to train which takes 3 h 31 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 31 min to get from Nuremberg to Neuschwanstein Castle, including transfers.

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Nuremberg to Neuschwanstein Castle bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Nuremberg station.

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The best way to get from Nuremberg to Neuschwanstein Castle is to train which takes 3 h 31 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 15 min.

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There is no direct flight from Nuremberg Airport to Innsbruck Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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Nuremberg to Neuschwanstein Castle bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Schwangau Neuschwanstein station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nuremberg to Neuschwanstein Castle is 315 km. It takes approximately 2 h 54 min to drive from Nuremberg to Neuschwanstein Castle.

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Eurowings, Lufthansa and Austrian Airlines offer flights from Nuremberg Airport to Innsbruck Airport.

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Map of how to get from Nuremberg to Neuschwanstein Castle.
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  • Distance: 132.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 31 min

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

You can take a train from Nuremberg to Neuschwanstein Castle via Buchloe and Füssen in around 3 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nuremberg to Neuschwanstein Castle via Munich, Munich central bus station and Schwangau Neuschwanstein in around 6 h 15 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Innsbruck via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Nuremberg to Innsbruck via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Innsbruck via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Innsbruck via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $420
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 Nürnberg Hbf to Buchloe
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Buchloe to Füssen
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $65
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Nuremberg to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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

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The best way to get from Nuremberg to Nuremberg Airport is to subway which takes 11 min and costs .

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