Visit Neuschwanstein Castle

The Neuschwanstein Castle is located at only 3 km away from the touristic town of Fussen in Bavaria. The castle is is also very close to Munich, the capital of Bavaria.

Opening times:

24 March to 15 October: 9 am-6 pm
16 October to 23 March: 10 am-4 pm
Neuschwanstein Castle is closed on January 1st, December 24th, 25th and 31st.

* Visits are only possible within a guided tour.


NOW FOR €16,30
Tickets for the Guided Tour can be bought online here.

Guided tours hours:

10.00 a.m. – 4.00 p.m. (Winter opening times)
9.00 a.m. – 6.00 p.m. (Summer opening times) with limited capacity.
A tour of Neuschwanstein lasts usually 30 minutes.


Guided tours are available in German and English.

Besides English there are audio guided tours in French, Spanish, Japanese, Italian, Czech, Slovenian, Russian, Polish, Chinese, Portuguese and Hungarian.

Other Tours:

Check here the full list of tours available.

Neuschwanstein Castle Location

Getting there:

If you want to get to the Neuschwanstein Castle, your best bet would be to get to Fussen before.

From Munich, you have a train every two hours to Fussen.

If you are by car, take the A 96 highway, and leave at Landsberg Ost and follow the B 17 road.

To get from Fussen to the Neuschwanstein Castle, take the Bus no 73 or 78.

If you need accommodation use this link and book in advance → Neuschwastein Castle Hotels

Neuschwanstein on Map: