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

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

Recommended option

Train via Torino Porta Susa  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Tgv
  2. Fr
  3. Fb / ...

$97 - $120

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  8 h 10 min

  1. N521
  2. 429

$31 - $53

7 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Tgv
  2. Rv / ...

$102 - $130

Bus Eurolines FR  •  10 h 20 min

$70 - $120

Bus Marino Autolinee  •  11 h 50 min

  1. Marinobus
  2. Baltour

$42 - $49

Drive  •  5 h 20 min

  1. 338.6 miles

$80 - $120

Fly to Bologna, train  •  5 h 16 min

  1. LYS - BLQ

$101 - $375

Fly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  6 h 37 min

  1. LYS - MXP

$106 - $260

Fly to Venice, train  •  7 h 12 min

  1. LYS - VCE

$84 - $360

What companies run services between Lyon, France and Parma, Italy?

You can take a train from Lyon to Parma via Torino Porta Susa, Torino Porta Susa, and Milano Centrale in around 7 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lyon to Parma via Turin, Torino in around 8 h 10 min.

Airlines
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Flights from Lyon to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $500
Flights from Lyon to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $850
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lyon to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lyon to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $120
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Milano Porta Garibaldi
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$85 - $100
1st Class
$120 - $170
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Parma
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Parma
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Rogoredo to Parma
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$17 - $20
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Mestre Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Turin, Torino
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Turin, Torino to Parma
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Lyon to Parma
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Lyon to Torino
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
marinobus.it
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from TORINO-C. Vittorio Emanuele to PARMA-UscA1ScambiatoreNord
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
http://www.baltour.it/

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Lyon and Parma is 441 km. The road distance is 542 km.

The cheapest way to get from Lyon to Parma is to bus which costs 35€ - 45€ and takes 11 h 50 min.

The quickest way to get from Lyon to Parma is to fly and train which takes 5 h 16 min and costs 85€ - 320€.

No, there is no direct train from Lyon to Parma. However, there are services departing from Lyon Part Dieu and arriving at Parma via Torino Porta Susa and Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 10 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lyon and arriving at Parma. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 10 h 20 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 10 min to get from Lyon to Parma, including transfers.