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Duration 3h 45m
Distance 459.1 km
Average price 60€
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between Parma and Vatican City takes 3h 45m and the fastest train takes 3h 44m. There is at least one train per day from Parma to Vatican City. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Parma
  2. Vatican City
3h 43m
35€ - 102€

Parma to Vatican City train times

Trains run once daily between Parma and Vatican City. The service departs Parma at 07:05 in the morning, which arrives into Vatican City at 10:49. All services require a transfer at ROMA TERMINI and take an average of 3h 45m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Parma to Vatican City. However, there are services departing from Parma and arriving at Cipro via Termini. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 43m.

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The distance between Parma and Vatican City is 365 km. The road distance is 459.1 km.

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Parma to Vatican City train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Parma station.

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Parma to Vatican City train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Roma Termini station.

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What companies run services between Parma and Vatican City?

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Parma to Roma Termini once daily. Tickets cost 30€ - 100€ and the journey takes 3h 30m.
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 100€

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Parma to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 100€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
30€ - 45€
Base Standard
55€ - 80€
Base Premium
70€ - 100€
Train from Parma to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 45€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
10€ - 15€
Base Standard
25€ - 35€
Base Premium
30€ - 45€
Train from Bologna Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
22€ - 60€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
22€ - 30€
Base Standard
30€ - 45€
Base Premium
40€ - 60€
Trenitalia Intercity
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
7€ - 10€

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Parma to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
7€ - 10€
Train from Bologna Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
20€ - 28€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
20€ - 28€
ItaloTreno
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
25€ - 75€

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Reggio Emilia to Roma Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
25€ - 75€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
27€ - 40€
Smart Low Cost
25€ - 35€
Smart Flex
50€ - 75€

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