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There are 3 ways to get from Zürich to Schloß Hohenschwangau by train, car, plane or bus

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Train  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Kempten(Allgäu)Hbf Ec
  2. Take the train from Kempten(Allgäu)Hbf to Ulrichsbrücke-Füssen Rb

$79 - $131

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Schloß Hohenschwangau 150.6 miles

$30 - $50

Fly, bus  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Munich (MUC) ZRH - MUC
  2. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Schwangau Neuschwanstein

$116 - $346

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Schloß Hohenschwangau is to drive which costs SFr 30 - SFr 50 and takes 2 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zürich to Schloß Hohenschwangau is to drive which costs SFr 30 - SFr 50 and takes 2 h 35 min.

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The distance between Zürich and Schloß Hohenschwangau is 166 km. The road distance is 241 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 19 min to get from Zürich to Schloß Hohenschwangau, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Zurich Airport to Munich Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zürich to Schloß Hohenschwangau is 241 km. It takes approximately 2 h 35 min to drive from Zürich to Schloß Hohenschwangau.

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Swiss and Lufthansa offer flights from Zurich Airport to Munich Airport.

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There are 979+ hotels available in Schloß Hohenschwangau. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Zurich Airport is to line 16 train which takes 13 min and costs SFr 10 - SFr 20.

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Map of how to get from Zürich to Schloß Hohenschwangau.
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  • Distance: 103.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 19 min

What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Schloß Hohenschwangau, Germany?

You can take a train from Zürich to Schloß Hohenschwangau via Kempten(Allgäu)Hbf and Ulrichsbrücke-Füssen in around 5 h 19 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Munich
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Munich
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Train operators
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Kempten(Allgäu)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Kempten(Allgäu)Hbf to Ulrichsbrücke-Füssen
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
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 Munich, Munich central bus station to Schwangau Neuschwanstein
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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