There are 9 ways to get from Parma to Rome by train, bus, rideshare, 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  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Parma to Roma Termini Fr

$50 - $80

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Parma to Rome N522 / ...

$23 - $45

7 alternative options

Bus Baltour  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from PARMA-UscA1ScambiatoreNord to ROMA-Tiburtina Baltour

$29 - $39

Rideshare  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Parma to Rome 288.3 miles

$31

Drive  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Parma to Rome 285.2 miles

$65 - $100

Train to Bologna, fly  •  3 h 54 min

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

$70 - $299

Train to Milan Linate, fly  •  4 h 44 min

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

$73 - $241

Train, train to Florence, fly  •  4 h 55 min

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

$99 - $306

Train to Genoa, fly  •  5 h 55 min

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

$63 - $301

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

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Parma to Rome once daily. Tickets cost $50 - $80 and the journey takes 3 h 16 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Parma to Rome once daily. Tickets cost $26 - $45 and the journey takes 5 h 5 min. TTI Slr also services this route once a week.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Bologna to Rome
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $350
Flights from Milan Linate to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Flights from Milan Linate to Rome via Naples
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Flights from Florence to Rome
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Genoa to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Bologna to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Parma to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Parma to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Parma to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Parma to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$26 - $31
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Parma to Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
TTI Slr
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from PARMA-UscA1ScambiatoreNord to ROMA-Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Parma to Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$31
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Parma and Rome is 367 km. The road distance is 456 km.

The cheapest way to get from Parma to Rome is to bus which costs 20€ - 40€ and takes 5 h 5 min.

The quickest way to get from Parma to Rome is to train which takes 3 h 16 min and costs 45€ - 65€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Parma and arriving at Roma Termini. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 16 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Parma and arriving at Rome. Services depart four times a week, and operate Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 5 h 5 min.

The train from Parma to Roma Termini takes 3 h 16 min including transfers and departs once daily.