Bologna to Parma route details

Route overview
Avg. journey time59m
Trains per day51
Fare range€9-€19
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at00:46
Last train departs at22:19
Fastest journey
Fastest route46m
Origin StationBologna
Destination StationParma

Train times for Thu 23 Nov

1h 09mDirect

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Bologna to Parma start at €10.05 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

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What is the minimum price of a ticket from Bologna to Parma?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Bologna to Parma is €8.5. To buy train tickets from Bologna to Parma for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets as early as possible. Tickets go on sale usually 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

How long does it take to travel from Bologna to Parma by train?

The average journey time between Bologna and Parma is 59 minutes and the fastest journey time is 46 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 51 trains per day travelling from Bologna to Parma. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Bologna to Parma?

The first train from Bologna to Parma departs at 00:46. The last train from Bologna to Parma departs at 22:19. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Bologna and Parma?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Bologna to Parma without having to change trains. There are 51 direct trains from Bologna to Parma. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Bologna?

By train, of course. See trains from Parma to Bologna.

  • *Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. “14 days in advance” includes days 13 and 15.
  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Bologna to Parma for a typical week day using timetable data for 23/11/2017. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 25/08/2017 for travel on 28/08/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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