Neuschwanstein castle is located in the town of Schwangau, just over 100 kilometres (62 miles) from Munich in Germany.

To drive from Munich to Neuschwanstein, hire a car in Munich and follow the map below.

Once you arrive in Schwangau, there is a large parking lot about 100 metres from the Neuschwanstein ticket booth where you can pay to park your car.

Alternatively, you can take a train from Munich to Neuschwanstein or take an organized day tour to Neuschwanstein.