There are 7 ways to get from Vienna to Neuschwanstein Castle by plane, car, train, bus or night train

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Recommended option

Fly, drive  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Innsbruck (INN) VIE - INN
  2. Drive from Innsbruck to Neuschwanstein Castle

$121 - $374

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Munich, Munich central bus station N91 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Schwangau Neuschwanstein 163

$32 - $54

5 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Rosenheim Rj
  2. Take the train from Rosenheim to München Hbf M / ...
  3. Take the train from München Hbf Gl.27-36 to Kaufbeuren Re
  4. Take the train from Kaufbeuren to Füssen Re / ...

$130 - $190

Train, bus  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Rosenheim Rj
  2. Take the train from Rosenheim to München Hbf M / ...
  3. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Schwangau Neuschwanstein 163

$86 - $132

Train, bus via Salzburg Hbf  •  9 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Mitte to Salzburg Hbf Wb
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf M / ...
  3. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Schwangau Neuschwanstein 163

$82 - $133

Night train, bus  •  11 h 6 min

  1. Take the night train from Wien Hbf to München Hbf En
  2. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Schwangau Neuschwanstein 163

$77 - $119

Drive  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Vienna to Neuschwanstein Castle 314.9 miles

$65 - $100

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Neuschwanstein Castle is to bus which costs 28€ - 50€ and takes 9 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Neuschwanstein Castle is to fly and drive which costs 100€ - 330€ and takes 3 h 40 min.

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The distance between Vienna and Neuschwanstein Castle is 425 km. The road distance is 503.8 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 40 min to get from Vienna to Neuschwanstein Castle, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vienna to Neuschwanstein Castle. However, there are services departing from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg and arriving at Schwangau Neuschwanstein via Munich, Munich central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 30 min.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Neuschwanstein Castle without a car is to train which takes 7 h 23 min and costs 110€ - 170€.

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Map of how to get from Vienna to Neuschwanstein Castle.
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  • Distance: 265.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 40 min

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Neuschwanstein Castle, Germany?

You can take a train from Vienna to Neuschwanstein Castle via Rosenheim, München Hbf, München Hbf Gl.27-36, Kaufbeuren, and Füssen in around 7 h 23 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Vienna to Neuschwanstein Castle via Munich, Munich central bus station and Schwangau Neuschwanstein in around 9 h 30 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Innsbruck
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Rosenheim
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Wien Mitte to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Night train from Wien Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Rosenheim to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf Gl.27-36 to Kaufbeuren
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kaufbeuren to Füssen
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
bahn.de
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Vienna, Vienna Mitte to Salzburg, Salzburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
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 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
Bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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