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There are 9 ways to get from Austria to Parma by plane, train, bus, night train, night bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Vienna to Bologna, train  •  5h 13m

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Bologna (BLQ) VIE - BLQ
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Parma

90€ - 339€

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Hbf to Bologna, Autostaz.Piazza XX Settembre RegioJet
  2. Take the bus from Bologna to Parma

32€ - 46€

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Fly Vienna to Milan Bergamo, train  •  6h 37m

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) VIE - BGY
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Parma

81€ - 336€

Train to Munich, fly to Bologna, train  •  7h 17m

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Ost
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Bologna (BLQ) MUC - BLQ
  3. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Parma

90€ - 323€

Train to Munich, fly to Verona, train  •  7h 22m

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Ost
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Verona (VRN) MUC - VRN
  3. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna C.Le
  4. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Parma

86€ - 347€

Train  •  11h 14m

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Venezia Mestre Rj
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Bologna C.Le Fa / ...
  3. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Parma Fa / ...

81€ - 152€

Night train, train  •  11h 34m

  1. Take the night train from Wien HBF to Bologna C.Le En
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Parma Fa / ...

53€ - 118€

Night bus, bus  •  14h 27m

  1. Take the night bus from Wien, VIB Erdberg to Padova 705
  2. Take the bus from Padova - Autostazione Via Della Pace Stallo 12 to PARMA - Casello A1 Parma-Parch. Scambiatore Nord-F.ta Bus Baltour

82€ - 126€

Drive  •  7h 49m

  1. Drive from Vienna to Parma 527.6 miles

110€ - 160€

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Austria to Parma is to bus which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 13h 43m.

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The quickest way to get from Austria to Parma is to fly and train which costs 90€ - 340€ and takes 5h 13m.

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The distance between Austria and Parma is 347 km. The road distance is 844.2 km.

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The best way to get from Austria to Parma without a car is to train which takes 11h 14m and costs 80€ - 160€.

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It takes approximately 5h 13m to get from Austria to Parma, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Austria to Parma is to train which takes 11h 14m and costs 80€ - 160€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 13h 43m.

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Bologna Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Austria to Parma is 844 km. It takes approximately 7h 49m to drive from Austria to Parma.

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Cairo Aviation, Lufthansa, Austrian Airlines and Air Dolomiti offer flights from Vienna Airport to Bologna Airport.

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There are 412+ hotels available in Parma. Prices start at 48€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Austria to Parma.
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  • Distance: 217 miles
  • Duration: 5h 13m

What companies run services between Austria and Parma, Italy?

You can take a train from Vienna to Parma via Keplerplatz, Wien Hbf, Venezia Mestre, and Bologna C.Le in around 11h 14m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Vienna to Parma via Wien Hbf, Vienna, Hbf, Bologna, Autostaz.Piazza XX Settembre, and Bologna in around 13h 43m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 260€
Flights from Munich to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 340€
Flights from Munich to Verona
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 320€
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Munich to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 340€
Flights from Munich to Verona
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 320€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 600€
Cairo Aviation
Website
cairoaviation.com.eg
Flights from Vienna to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 250€
Flights from Vienna to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 300€
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Parma
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
13€ - 20€
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Parma
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
16€ - 24€
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
15€ - 23€
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 28€
Website
trenitalia.com
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Parma
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
6€ - 14€
Website
trenitalia.com
1st Class
11€ - 14€
Train from Milano Centrale to Parma
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 18€
Website
trenitalia.com
1st Class
15€ - 18€
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
7€ - 17€
Website
trenitalia.com
1st Class
14€ - 17€
Train from Venezia Mestre to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 21€
Website
trenitalia.com
1st Class
18€ - 21€
Night train from Wien HBF to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
9h 18m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
45€ - 95€
Website
trenitalia.com
1st Class
80€ - 95€
Trenitalia Intercity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Parma
Ave. Duration
52m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
13€ - 21€
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Parma
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
16€ - 24€
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
18€ - 27€
Website
trenitalia.com
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Ost
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
19€ - 30€
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Wien Hbf to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
7h 28m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
65€ - 110€
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Meridian, BOB & BRB
Phone
+49 8024 997171
Email
kontakt@bayerischeoberlandbahn.de
Website
meridian-bob-brb.de
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Ost
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
meridian-bob-brb.de
WESTbahn Gmbh
Phone
+43 1 89900
Email
meinenachricht@westbahn.at
Website
westbahn.at
Train from Salzburg to München Ost
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
13€ - 16€
Schedules at
westbahn.at
Deutsche Bahn

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Ost
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
Italo Treno
Train from Venezia Mestre to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
18€ - 26€
Website
Italo Treno
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Vienna, Hbf to Bologna, Autostaz.Piazza XX Settembre
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
21€ - 27€
Website
RegioJet
Bartolini Turismo
Phone
+39 0825-26416
Email
prenotazioni@bartolinipullman.it
Website
bartolinipullman.it
Bus from Bologna to Parma
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
bartolinipullman.it
Autolinee Gambioli
Phone
+41 (0) 79.71.85.806
Email
info@autolineegambioli.it
Website
autolineegambioli.it
Bus from Bologna to Parma
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
7€ - 12€
Schedules at
autolineegambioli.it
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Night bus from Wien, VIB Erdberg to Padova
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
70€ - 110€
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
flixbus.it
Bus from Padova - Autostazione Via Della Pace Stallo 12 to PARMA - Casello A1 Parma-Parch. Scambiatore Nord-F.ta Bus
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
10€ - 14€
Website
Baltour

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