There are 12 ways to get from Naples to Parma by train, bus, car, plane 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 via Bologna C.Le  •  5 h

  1. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Bologna C.Le Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Parma Reg / ...

$51 - $109

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Bus  •  11 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Napoli - Corso A. Lucci Parcheggio Metropark to PARMA - Casello A1 Parma-Parch. Scambiatore Nord-F.ta Bus Baltour / ...

$27 - $65

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Train ItaloTreno  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Napoli Centrale Station to Reggio Emilia AV Mediopadana Station Na-To / ...

$57 - $117

Train Trenitalia Intercity  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Parma Ic / ...

$65 - $90

Drive  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Naples to Parma 410.6 miles

$95 - $150

Fly Naples to Bologna, train  •  4 h 33 min

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

$110 - $318

Fly Naples to Milan Linate, train  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Milan Linate (LIN) NAP - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Parma

$66 - $256

Fly Naples to Milan Bergamo, shuttle  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) NAP - BGY
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Orio al Serio Airport to Parma

$66 - $482

Fly Naples to Milan Malpensa, train  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) NAP - MXP
  2. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Parma

$65 - $225

Fly Naples to Genoa, train  •  6 h 47 min

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

$61 - $226

Fly Naples to Verona, train  •  5 h 49 min

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

$68 - $372

Train to Rome, fly to Bologna, train  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Napoli Centrale Station to Roma Termini Station
  2. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Bologna (BLQ) FCO - BLQ
  3. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Parma

$81 - $327

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Napoli - Corso A. Lucci Parcheggio Metropark and arriving at PARMA - Casello A1 Parma-Parch. Scambiatore Nord-F.ta Bus. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 h 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Napoli Centrale and arriving at Parma. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 3 min.

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The distance between Naples and Parma is 544 km. The road distance is 657 km.

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The best way to get from Naples to Parma without a car is to train which takes 5 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h to get from Naples to Parma, including transfers.

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Naples to Parma bus services, operated by Baltour, depart from Napoli - Corso A. Lucci Parcheggio Metropark station.

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Naples to Parma train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Napoli Centrale station.

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The best way to get from Naples to Parma is to train which takes 5 h and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 11 h 5 min.

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The quickest flight from Naples Airport to Bologna Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Naples to Parma bus services, operated by Baltour, arrive at PARMA - Casello A1 Parma-Parch. Scambiatore Nord-F.ta Bus station.

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Map of how to get from Naples to Parma.
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  • Distance: 339.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h

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

You can take a train from Naples to Parma via Bologna C.Le in around 5 h. Alternatively, Baltour operates a bus from Naples to Parma 4 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 11 h 5 min. Three other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Naples to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $290
Flights from Naples to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Flights from Naples to Milan Linate via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Flights from Naples to Milan Malpensa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Naples to Genoa via Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Flights from Naples to Verona via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Rome to Bologna
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $350
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Naples to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $160
Flights from Naples to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $210
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Naples to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Naples to Genoa
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Naples to Verona
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $370
Meridiana
Website
meridiana.it
Flights from Naples to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Rome to Bologna
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $600
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 Napoli Centrale to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Reggio Emilia Av
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Parma
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Napoli Centrale Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Napoli Centrale Station to Reggio Emilia AV Mediopadana Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
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 Napoli Centrale Station to Roma Termini Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
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
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
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 - $30
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$25 - $30
Train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$28 - $34
Trenitalia Intercity

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 Napoli Centrale to Parma
Ave. Duration
7 h 3 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from Napoli - Corso A. Lucci Parcheggio Metropark to PARMA - Casello A1 Parma-Parch. Scambiatore Nord-F.ta Bus
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
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 Naples, Naples to Parma
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from NapoIi Metropark to Parma - Viale Toschi
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $47
Schedules at
marinobus.it
Book at
booking.marinobus.it
TTI Slr
Phone
+39081969167
Email
servizioclienti@leonettiroma.it
Website
leonettiroma.it
Bus from Naples Central Railway Station, Metropark Bus Terminal to Parma, Viale Toschi
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
leonettiroma.it
Book at
ttisrl.it

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Naples to Parma is 657 km. It takes approximately 5 h 56 min to drive from Naples to Parma.

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Ryanair and Alitalia offer flights from Naples Airport to Bologna Airport.

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Book your Naples to Parma bus tickets online with Distribusion, Busbud and FlixBus.

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There are 338+ hotels available in Parma. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Naples to Naples Airport is to bus which takes 11 min and costs .

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