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 & Tours
You can visit Neuschwanstein castle during the following hours:
Between 19 March to 15 October: 9:00 – 18:00
Between 16 October to 18 March: 10:00 – 16:00
There are guided tours at the Neuschwanstein castle that are available in English. Book a ticket here!
Besides English there are audio guided tours in French, Spanish, Japanese, Italian, Czech, Slovenian, Russian, Polish, Chinese, Portuguese and Hungarian. A tour of Neuschwanstein lasts usually 30 minutes.
Tickets can be bought in Hohenschwangau, so you will need to buy these before climbing to the Neuschwanstein Castle. Check here the full list of tours available.
Neuschwanstein Castle Location
If you want to get to the Neuschwanstein Castle, your best bet would be to get to Fussen before.
BY PLANE / TRAIN: From Munich, you have a train every two hours to Fussen.
BY CAR: Or 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. Choose from our selection of hotels near Neuschwastein castle.
For your reference, the address of Neuschwanstein is Neuschwanstein str. 20. Bellow there is a map to help you with directions.