There are 3 ways to get from Venice to Neuschwanstein Castle by train, bus or car

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Train  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia Santa Lucia to Innsbruck Hbf Ec
  2. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Ötztal Rex / ...

$51 - $94

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Venice, Venice to Füssen, Füssen, Kemptener Str. 277

$48 - $72

1 alternative option

Drive  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Venice to Neuschwanstein Castle 310.5 miles

$70 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Venice to Neuschwanstein Castle is to bus which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 9 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Venice to Neuschwanstein Castle is to drive which costs 60€ - 95€ and takes 5 h 8 min.

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The distance between Venice and Neuschwanstein Castle is 265 km. The road distance is 496.8 km.

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The best way to get from Venice to Neuschwanstein Castle without a car is to bus which takes 9 h 31 min and costs 40€ - 65€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 57 min to get from Venice to Neuschwanstein Castle, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Venice to Neuschwanstein Castle is to train which takes 6 h 57 min and costs 40€ - 80€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 9 h 31 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Venice to Neuschwanstein Castle is 497 km. It takes approximately 5 h 8 min to drive from Venice to Neuschwanstein Castle.

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There are 1042+ hotels available in Neuschwanstein Castle. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 165.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 57 min

What companies run services between Venice, Italy and Neuschwanstein Castle, Germany?

You can take a train from Venice to Neuschwanstein Castle via Innsbruck Hbf and Ötztal in around 6 h 57 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Venice to Neuschwanstein Castle twice daily. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 9 h 20 min.

Train operators
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Santa Lucia to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Ötztal
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
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 Venice, Venice to Füssen, Füssen, Kemptener Str.
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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