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There are 13 ways to get from Naples to Parma by train, bus, car, plane or shuttle

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Train Trenitalia Frecce  •  4h 46m

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

$73 - $109

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Bus Baltour  •  11h 5m

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

$30 - $65

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Train ItaloTreno  •  5h 47m

  1. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Reggio Emilia AV Mediopadana Station 9918 / ...

$45 - $110

Train Trenitalia Intercity  •  7h 8m

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

$65 - $90

Bus FlixBus  •  10h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Caserta to Parma 518 / ...

$37 - $74

Drive  •  5h 56m

  1. Drive from Naples to Parma 410.6 miles

$95 - $150

Fly Naples to Bologna, train  •  4h 39m

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

$109 - $317

Fly Naples to Milan Linate, train  •  5h

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

$79 - $342

Fly Naples to Milan Bergamo, shuttle, train  •  5h 31m

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

$69 - $412

Fly Naples to Milan Malpensa, train  •  5h 25m

  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

$64 - $224

Fly Naples to Genoa, train  •  6h 52m

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

$60 - $225

Fly Naples to Verona, train  •  6h 7m

  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

$67 - $370

Train to Rome, fly to Bologna, train  •  5h 52m

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

$81 - $327

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The cheapest way to get from Naples to Parma is to bus which costs 29€ - 55€ and takes 11h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Naples to Parma is to fly and train which costs 95€ - 280€ and takes 4h 39m.

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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 four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11h 5m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Napoli Centrale and arriving at Parma. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7h 8m.

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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 4h 46m and costs 60€ - 95€.

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It takes approximately 4h 46m 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 4h 46m and costs 60€ - 95€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 65€ and takes 10h 40m.

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Map of how to get from Naples to Parma.
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  • Distance: 339.9 miles
  • Duration: 4h 46m

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 4h 46m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Naples to Parma 3 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $65 and the journey takes 8h 50m. Autolinee Gambioli also services this route twice a week.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Naples to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $290
Flights from Naples to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Flights from Naples to Milan Linate via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Flights from Naples to Milan Bergamo via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $360
Flights from Naples to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Naples to Milan Malpensa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Naples to Genoa via Rome
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Flights from Naples to Verona via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Rome to Bologna
Ave. Duration
56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $350
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Naples to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Naples to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$21 - $160
Flights from Naples to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $210
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Naples to Genoa
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Naples to Verona
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $370
Meridiana
Website
meridiana.it
Flights from Naples to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Rome to Bologna
Ave. Duration
55m
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
3h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Reggio Emilia Av
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Parma
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
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 Bologna C.Le to Parma
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
Train from Piacenza to Parma
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$8 - $11
Train from Genova Piazza Principe to Parma
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $30
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$25 - $30
Train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$28 - $34
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Napoli Centrale to Reggio Emilia AV Mediopadana Station
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
italotreno.it
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
7h 8m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Caserta to Parma
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Naples, Naples to Parma
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autolinee Gambioli
Phone
+41 (0) 79.71.85.806
Email
info@autolineegambioli.it
Website
autolineegambioli.it
Bus from Caserta to Parma
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
autolineegambioli.it
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
flixbus.it
Bus from Napoli - Corso A. Lucci Parcheggio Metropark to PARMA - Casello A1 Parma-Parch. Scambiatore Nord-F.ta Bus
Ave. Duration
11h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
Baltour

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

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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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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 5h 56m 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 332+ hotels available in Parma. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Naples to Naples Airport is to bus which takes 15m and costs 1€.

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