There are 5 ways to get from Parma to Como by train, bus, car or towncar

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 Trenitalia Frecce  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Parma to Milano Centrale Fb / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Como S. Giovanni Regional-Express / ...

$25 - $44

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Bus  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Parma to Como

$12 - $16

3 alternative options

Train Trenord  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Parma to Milano Greco Pirelli R38
  2. Take the train from Milano Greco Pirelli to Como S. Giovanni S 83153 / ...

$13 - $52

Drive  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Parma to Como 111.6 miles

$26 - $40

Uber  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Take an Uber from Parma to Como 111.6 miles

$564

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The cheapest way to get from Parma to Como is to bus which costs 10€ - 13€ and takes 2 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Parma to Como is to drive which costs 22€ - 35€ and takes 1 h 51 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Parma and arriving at Como. Services depart three times a week, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 31 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Parma to Como. However, there are services departing from Parma and arriving at Como S. Giovanni via Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 25 min.

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The distance between Parma and Como is 148 km. The road distance is 178.6 km.

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The best way to get from Parma to Como without a car is to train which takes 2 h 25 min and costs 21€ - 40€.

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It takes approximately 2 h 25 min to get from Parma to Como, including transfers.

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Parma to Como bus services, operated by Lirosi Linee, depart from Parma station.

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Parma to Como train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Parma station.

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The best way to get from Parma to Como is to train which takes 2 h 25 min and costs 21€ - 40€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 10€ - 13€ and takes 2 h 31 min.

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Parma to Como bus services, operated by Lirosi Linee, arrive at Como station.

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Parma to Como train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Como S. Giovanni station.

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Map of how to get from Parma to Como.
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  • Distance: 92.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 25 min

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

You can take a train from Parma to Como via Milano Centrale in around 2 h 25 min. Alternatively, Lirosi Linee operates a bus from Parma to Como 3 times a week. Tickets cost $12 - $16 and the journey takes 2 h 31 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 Parma to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
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 Centrale to Como S. Giovanni
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$5 - $16
First
$8 - $20
Train from Milano Greco Pirelli to Como S. Giovanni
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$7 - $9
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Como S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$5 - $16
First
$8 - $20
Trenord
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Parma to Milano Greco Pirelli
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $40
Schedules at
trenord.it
Train from Milano Greco Pirelli to Como S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $14
Schedules at
trenord.it
Bus operators
Lirosi Linee
Phone
0966 57552
Email
info@lirosilinee.com
Website
lirosilinee.com
Bus from Parma to Como
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
lirosilinee.com
Other operators
Uber Milan
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Parma to Como
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$564
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Black
$564
Lux
$818
Van
$818

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