There are 5 ways to get from Bologna to Parma by train, bus, car, rideshare or shuttle

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Recommended option

Train  •  50 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Parma Fb / ...

$15 - $23

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Bologna to Parma 61.7 miles

$6

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Bologna to Parma - Viale Toschi 4 / ...

$7 - $14

Drive  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Bologna to Parma 61.5 miles

$14 - $22

Shuttle  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Bologna to Parma

$35 - $170

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The cheapest way to get from Bologna to Parma is to rideshare which costs 5€ and takes 1 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bologna to Parma is to train which takes 50 min and costs 13€ - 20€.

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The distance between Bologna and Parma is 87 km. The road distance is 98 km.

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The train from Bologna C.Le to Parma takes 50 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bologna and arriving at Parma - Viale Toschi. Services depart once a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 36 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bologna C.Le and arriving at Parma. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 50 min.

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What companies run services between Bologna, Italy and Parma, Italy?

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Bologna to Parma hourly. Tickets cost $15 - $23 and the journey takes 50 min. Alternatively, Marino Autolinee operates a bus from Bologna to Parma once daily. Tickets cost $9 and the journey takes 1 h 36 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Bus operators
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Bologna to Parma - Viale Toschi
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
marinobus.it
Book at
booking.marinobus.it
Autolinee Gambioli
Phone
+41 (0) 79.71.85.806
Email
info@autolineegambioli.it
Website
autolineegambioli.it
Bus from Bologna to Parma
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
autolineegambioli.it
TTI Slr
Phone
+39081969167
Email
servizioclienti@leonettiroma.it
Website
leonettiroma.it
Bus from Bologna Central Railway Station, Piazza XX Settembre to Parma, Viale Toschi
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
leonettiroma.it
Book at
ttisrl.it
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Bologna to Parma
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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