There are 4 ways to get from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Parma by train, bus, bus and ferry, car or shuttle

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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Train  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna Borgo Panigale to Bologna C.Le Reg
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Parma Rv / ...

$8 - $19

3 alternative options

Line 40 bus, bus and ferry  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take the line 40 bus from Aeroporto to Stazione Centrale 40
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Bologna to Parma

$68 - $101

Drive  •  57 min

  1. Drive from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Parma 59 miles

$14 - $21

Shuttle  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Bologna Airport to Parma

$30 - $160

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Parma is to train which costs 6€ - 17€ and takes 1 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Parma is to drive which costs 12€ - 18€ and takes 57 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Parma. However, there are services departing from Aeroporto and arriving at Parma via Bologna. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 29 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Parma. However, there are services departing from Bologna Borgo Panigale and arriving at Parma via Bologna C.Le. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 26 min.

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The distance between Bologna Airport (BLQ) and Parma is 82 km. The road distance is 94.4 km.

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The best way to get from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Parma without a car is to train which takes 1 h 26 min and costs 6€ - 17€.

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It takes approximately 1 h 26 min to get from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Parma, including transfers.

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Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Parma bus services, operated by TPER - Trasporto Passeggeri Emilia Romagna, depart from Aeroporto station.

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Map of how to get from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Parma.
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  • Distance: 51.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 26 min

What companies run services between Bologna Airport (BLQ), Italy and Parma, Italy?

You can take a train from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Parma via Bologna C.Le in around 1 h 26 min.

Train operators
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 Borgo Panigale to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$2 - $3
Train from Bologna C.Le to Parma
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
Bus operators
TPER - Trasporto Passeggeri Emilia Romagna
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Bologna to Parma
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it

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