There are 7 ways to get from Milan to Parma by train, bus, night bus, rideshare, car or towncar

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Train Trenitalia Frecce  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Parma Fb / ...

$19 - $28

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Bus  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Parma N420 / ...

$8 - $14

5 alternative options

Train Trenitalia  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Milano Rogoredo to Parma Rv / ...

$11 - $22

Night bus  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the night bus from Rogoredo to Parma - Viale Toschi 18

$12

Rideshare  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Milan to Parma 78.8 miles

$9

Drive  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Milan to Parma 79 miles

$19 - $28

Uber  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take an Uber from Milan to Parma 79 miles

$403

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The cheapest way to get from Milan to Parma is to rideshare which costs 8€ and takes 1 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Milan to Parma is to train which costs 16€ - 24€ and takes 1 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Milan to Parma. However, there are services departing from duomo m1 m3 and arriving at Parma via Milan, Milan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 47 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Milano Centrale and arriving at Parma. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 9 min.

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The distance between Milan and Parma is 116 km. The road distance is 126.4 km.

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The best way to get from Milan to Parma without a car is to train which takes 1 h 9 min and costs 16€ - 24€.

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The train from Milano Centrale to Parma takes 1 h 9 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Milan to Parma bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Milan, Milan station.

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Milan to Parma train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Milano Centrale station.

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The best way to get from Milan to Parma is to train which takes 1 h 9 min and costs 16€ - 24€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 6€ - 12€ and takes 2 h 47 min.

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Map of how to get from Milan to Parma.
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  • Distance: 72.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 9 min

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

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Milan to Parma every 2 hours. Tickets cost $19 - $28 and the journey takes 1 h 9 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Milan to Parma twice daily. Tickets cost $6 - $12 and the journey takes 1 h 25 min.

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 Milano Centrale to Parma
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
orario.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 Milano Rogoredo to Parma
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$17 - $20
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Milan, Milan to Parma
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Night bus from Rogoredo to Parma - Viale Toschi
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
marinobus.it
Book at
booking.marinobus.it
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Milan to Parma
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Uber Milan
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Milan to Parma
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$403
Signup at
uber.com
Black
$403
Lux
$582
Van
$582

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Milan to Parma bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Parma station.

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Milan to Parma train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Parma station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milan to Parma is 126 km. It takes approximately 1 h 17 min to drive from Milan to Parma.

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There are 334+ hotels available in Parma. Prices start at $52 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Milan and Parma. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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