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There are 6 ways to get from São Paulo to Neuschwanstein Castle by plane or train

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Fly to Munich, train  •  21h 17m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Munich (MUC) GRU - MUC
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Buchloe
  3. Take the train from Buchloe to Fuessen

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Fly to Innsbruck, train  •  24h 23m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Innsbruck (INN) GRU - INN
  2. Take the train from Innsbruck Westbahnhof to Garmisch-Partenkirchen
  3. Take the train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Reutte In Tirol

525€ - 1243€

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Fly to Zurich, train  •  21h 17m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Zurich (ZRH) GRU - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zuerich Flughafen to Buchloe
  3. Take the train from Buchloe to Fuessen

Fly to Stuttgart, train  •  22h 52m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Stuttgart (STR) GRU - STR
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Augsburg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Buchloe to Fuessen

Fly to Frankfurt, train  •  21h 52m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Frankfurt (FRA) GRU - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Stuttgart Hbf
  3. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Augsburg Hbf
  4. Take the train from Buchloe to Fuessen

Fly to Verona, train  •  27h 55m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Verona (VRN) GRU - VRN
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Muenchen Hbf
  3. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Buchloe
  4. Take the train from Buchloe to Fuessen

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Neuschwanstein Castle is 116 117.

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The cheapest way to get from São Paulo to Neuschwanstein Castle is to fly and train which costs R$ 3400 - R$ 8500 and takes 24h 23m.

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The fastest way to get from São Paulo to Neuschwanstein Castle is to fly and train. Taking this option will cost R$ 3400 - R$ 8500 and takes 24h 23m.

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The distance between São Paulo and Neuschwanstein Castle is 9761 km.

It takes approximately 21h 17m to get from São Paulo to Neuschwanstein Castle, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Sao Paulo Airport to Munich Airport. The quickest flight takes 13h 40m and has one stopover.

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Neuschwanstein Castle is 5h ahead of São Paulo. It is currently 5:22 PM in São Paulo and 10:22 PM in Neuschwanstein Castle.

Swiss, British Airways, Air France and eight other airlines offer flights from Sao Paulo Airport to Munich Airport.

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

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The best way to get from São Paulo to Sao Paulo Airport is to shuttle which takes 39 min and costs R$ 57.

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Map of how to get from São Paulo to Neuschwanstein Castle.
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  • Distance: 9761.4 km
  • Duration: 21h 17m

What companies run services between São Paulo, Brazil and Neuschwanstein Castle, Germany?

There is no direct connection from São Paulo to Neuschwanstein Castle. However, you can take the shuttle to Guarulhos Airport - Terminal 2, take the walk to Sao Paulo airport, fly to Munich, take the walk to Muenchen Flughafen Terminal, take the line 6814 train to Muenchen Hbf, take the walk to Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36, take the train to Buchloe, take the train to Fuessen, take the walk to Füssen Bahnhof, take the line 78 bus to Hohenschwangau Neuschwanstein Castles, then take the walk to Neuschwanstein Castle. Alternatively, you can take the shuttle to Guarulhos Airport - Terminal 2, take the walk to Sao Paulo airport, fly to Zurich, take the walk to Zuerich Flughafen, take the train to Buchloe, take the train to Fuessen, take the walk to Füssen Bahnhof, take the line 78 bus to Hohenschwangau Neuschwanstein Castles, then take the walk to Neuschwanstein Castle.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
280€ - 700€
Flights from Sao Paulo to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
260€ - 600€
Flights from Sao Paulo to Zurich
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
370€ - 1100€
Flights from Sao Paulo to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
600€ - 1000€
Flights from Sao Paulo to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
360€ - 900€
Flights from Sao Paulo to Innsbruck via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
15h
When
Every day
Estimated price
490€ - 1200€
Flights from Sao Paulo to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
550€ - 2200€
Flights from Sao Paulo to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
600€ - 2200€
Flights from Sao Paulo to Verona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
420€ - 1100€
Flights from Sao Paulo to Verona via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
420€ - 1100€
Flights from Sao Paulo to Verona via Zurich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
18h 30m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
390€ - 900€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Munich via Rome
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
250€ - 700€
Flights from Sao Paulo to Zurich via Rome
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
270€ - 750€
Flights from Sao Paulo to Frankfurt via Rome
Ave. Duration
15h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
300€ - 420€
Flights from Sao Paulo to Verona via Rome
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
350€ - 1000€
Flights from Sao Paulo to Verona via Rome, Cagliari
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
370€ - 1100€
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Munich via Madrid
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
250€ - 700€
Flights from Sao Paulo to Zurich via Madrid
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
260€ - 700€
Flights from Sao Paulo to Frankfurt via Madrid
Ave. Duration
14h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
300€ - 600€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Munich via Madrid
Ave. Duration
15h 42m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
220€ - 650€
Flights from Sao Paulo to Zurich via Madrid
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
300€ - 600€
Flights from Sao Paulo to Stuttgart via Madrid
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
320€ - 900€
Flights from Sao Paulo to Stuttgart via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
240€ - 700€
Flights from Sao Paulo to Frankfurt via Madrid
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
350€ - 650€
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Munich via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
17h 2m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
260€ - 550€
Flights from Sao Paulo to Zurich via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
15h 52m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
260€ - 850€
Flights from Sao Paulo to Frankfurt via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
When
Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
310€ - 370€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Munich via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
280€ - 800€
Flights from Sao Paulo to Zurich via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
300€ - 850€
Flights from Sao Paulo to Innsbruck via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
490€ - 1400€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Munich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
290€ - 850€
Flights from Sao Paulo to Stuttgart via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
360€ - 1100€
Flights from Sao Paulo to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
480€ - 650€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Munich via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
280€ - 800€
Flights from Sao Paulo to Stuttgart via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
350€ - 1000€
Flights from Sao Paulo to Verona via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
21h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
410€ - 1200€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
260€ - 600€
Flights from Sao Paulo to Zurich
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
370€ - 1100€
Flights from Sao Paulo to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
600€ - 2200€
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
190€ - 550€
Flights from Sao Paulo to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
310€ - 650€
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Munich via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
340€ - 850€
Flights from Sao Paulo to Stuttgart via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
17h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
440€ - 1100€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Stuttgart via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
360€ - 1000€
Train operators
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
Train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Reutte In Tirol
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 12€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Transdev
Phone
030 200730
Website
transdev.de
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 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
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Augsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
21€ - 30€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 26m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Buchloe
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
20€ - 28€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Augsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zuerich Flughafen to Buchloe
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
70€ - 130€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Augsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Augsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
40€ - 50€
1st Class
35€ - 45€
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Augsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
26€ - 40€
Website
Railjet
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
26€ - 40€
Website
Railjet
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Innsbruck Westbahnhof to Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
9€ - 13€
Website
Austrian Railways
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