There are 11 ways to get from Munich to Parma by train, bus, bus and ferry, car train, night train, 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  •  8 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from München Ost to Verona Porta Nuova Ec
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna C.Le Fa
  3. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Parma Rv / ...

$74 - $125

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Bus, bus and ferry  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Bologna, Bologna N452 / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Bologna to Parma

$97 - $147

Car train, bus, train  •  13 h 26 min

  1. Take the car train from München Ost to Verona Porta Nuova
  2. Take the bus from Verona - Piazzale XXV Aprile-Stazione FS to Brescia, Via Solferino - Autostazione
  3. Take the train from Brescia to Parma R8

$126 - $165

Night train, train  •  15 h 17 min

  1. Take the night train from München Hbf to Brescia Nj
  2. Take the train from Brescia to Parma R8

$87 - $163

Drive  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Munich to Parma 351.4 miles

$80 - $130

Fly to Bologna, train  •  5 h 42 min

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

$84 - $306

Fly to Florence, train  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Florence (FLR) MUC - FLR
  2. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Bologna C.Le
  3. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Parma

$104 - $315

Fly to Milan Bergamo, train  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) MUC - BGY
  2. Take the train from Piacenza to Parma

$142 - $613

Fly to Genoa, train  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Genoa (GOA) MUC - GOA
  2. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to Parma

$110 - $344

Fly to Verona, train  •  7 h 20 min

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

$93 - $336

Fly to Pisa, train  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Pisa (PSA) MUC - PSA
  2. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn
  3. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Bologna C.Le
  4. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Parma

$124 - $401

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Munich to Parma is to drive which costs 70€ - 110€ and takes 5 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Munich to Parma is to drive which costs 70€ - 110€ and takes 5 h 28 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Munich station to Parma. However, there are services departing from Munich, Munich central bus station and arriving at Parma via Bologna. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Munich to Parma. However, there are services departing from München Ost and arriving at Parma via Verona Porta Nuova and Bologna C.Le. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 19 min.

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The distance between Munich and Parma is 383 km. The road distance is 562.3 km.

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The best way to get from Munich to Parma without a car is to train which takes 8 h 19 min and costs 60€ - 110€.

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It takes approximately 8 h 19 min to get from Munich to Parma, including transfers.

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

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Map of how to get from Munich to Parma.
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  • Distance: 239.6 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 19 min

What companies run services between Munich, Germany and Parma, Italy?

You can take a train from Munich to Parma via Verona Porta Nuova and Bologna C.Le in around 8 h 19 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $400
Flights from Munich to Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Flights from Munich to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Munich to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $1,400
Flights from Munich to Genoa
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Munich to Verona
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Munich to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Munich to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $400
Flights from Munich to Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Flights from Munich to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $1,400
Flights from Munich to Verona
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Munich to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $400
Flights from Munich to Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Flights from Munich to Verona
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Munich to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Ost to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Night train from München Hbf to Brescia
Ave. Duration
12 h 19 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Website
bahn.de
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 Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Piacenza to Parma
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Verona Porta Nuova Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
italotreno.it
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
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
Train from Genova Piazza Principe to Parma
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$26 - $31
Train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from München Ost to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
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 Munich, Munich central bus station to Bologna, Bologna
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
SIA
Phone
(+39) 030 2889911
Email
sia@arriva.it
Website
trasportibrescia.it
Bus from Verona - Piazzale XXV Aprile-Stazione FS to Brescia, Via Solferino - Autostazione
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
arriva.it

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