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from Bologna to Parma

You can get from Bologna to Parma by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Bologna to Parma on 18 May we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

18:33Bologna Centrale1h20 19:53Vicofertile
1 changes
£81One-way
Cheapest
06:25Bologna1h45 08:10Parma
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£71One-way
Other options
19:33Bologna Centrale1h31 21:04Vicofertile
1 changes
£81One-way
18:50Bologna Centrale1h37 20:27Chiozzola
1 changes
£81One-way
17:33Bologna Centrale1h27 19:00Vicofertile
1 changes
£81One-way

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Wed
18 May
£8Regionale
£7Itabus
Thu
19 May
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£5Flixbus
Fri
20 May
£7Regionale
£7Itabus
Sat
21 May
£7Regionale
£7Itabus
Sun
22 May
£7Regionale
£7Itabus
Mon
23 May
£7Regionale
£5Flixbus
Tue
24 May
£7Regionale
£7Itabus
Wed
25 May
£7Regionale
£7Itabus
Thu
26 May
£7Regionale
£7Itabus
Fri
27 May
£7Regionale
£7Itabus
Sat
28 May
£7Regionale
£7Itabus
Sun
29 May
£7Regionale
£7Itabus
Mon
30 May
£7Regionale
£7Itabus
Tue
31 May
£7Regionale
£7Itabus
Wed
1 Jun
£7Regionale
£7Itabus
Thu
2 Jun
£7Regionale
£7Itabus
Fri
3 Jun
£7Regionale
£6Flixbus
Sat
4 Jun
£7Regionale
£7Itabus
Sun
5 Jun
£7Regionale
£6Flixbus
Mon
6 Jun
£7Regionale
£6Flixbus

Travel Information between Bologna and Parma

distanceDistance53 miles (86 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£6 - £6
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £6 • 1 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £6 • 56 min
carriersPopular travel companiesRegionale or Regionale

Travel 53 miles (86 km) by coach or train from Bologna to Parma. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 56 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £6. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Regionale or Regionale among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Bologna to Parma.

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FAQs

How do I go from Bologna to Parma?

You can travel between Bologna and Parma 2 different ways: coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Bologna to Parma?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Bologna to Parma, which costs on average £6.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Parma:

A coach journey is usually £1 less than a journey to Parma by train, which costs on average £6 for the same trip.

What is the quickest way from Bologna to Parma?

The quickest way to travel from Bologna to Parma is by train, which takes on average 56 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 1 h 20 min   of travel time.

How far is it from Bologna to Parma?

Parma is approximately 53 miles (86 km) away from Bologna.

How many services a day are there between Bologna and Parma?

The average frequency per day from Bologna to Parma is:

  • 16 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Bologna to Parma as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Bologna to Parma?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Bologna to Parma:

  • Most travellers who book a coach ticket from Bologna to Parma depart from Bologna, Autostazione to Parma, Terminal Bus.
  • Most travellers board their train from Bologna Centrale and arrive in Parma.

Which travel operators can get me from Bologna to Parma?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Bologna to Parma:

  • You can go to Parma from Bologna by coach with Regionale. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £6 with Regionale from Bologna to Parma on Omio.
  • You can take a train from Bologna to Parma with Regionale. Cheap tickets can be found for £6 with Regionale from Bologna to Parma.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Bologna to Parma?

Your journey from Bologna to Parma doesn't have to end in Parma. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Milan, Rome or Naples. If you’d like to add Milan, Rome or Naples to your Bologna to Parma trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Parma today!

How far in advance should I purchase tickets to Parma from Bologna online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip to Parma from Bologna, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets cost £6 one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost on average £6 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Bologna to Parma online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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