Trains from
Parma to Bologna Centrale

Parma to Bologna Centrale route details

Route overview
Avg. journey time1h 01m
Trains per day51
Fare range€9-€28
Distance87km
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at04:11
Last train departs at22:30
Fastest journey
Fastest route50m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationParma
Destination StationBologna Centrale

Train times for Tue 21 Nov

13:46
14:38
Parma
Bologna Centrale
52mDirect
13:58
15:08
Parma
Bologna Centrale
1h 10mDirect
14:30
15:28
Parma
Bologna Centrale
58mDirect
14:46
15:38
Parma
Bologna Centrale
52mDirect
14:56
16:08
Parma
Bologna Centrale
1h 12mDirect

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Parma to Bologna Centrale start at €10.36 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€10.36
14 days
in advance
€11.03
Avg. single price
1 day
in advance
€14.89
Avg. single price

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

The minimum price of a train ticket from Parma to Bologna Centrale is €8.5. To buy train tickets from Parma to Bologna Centrale 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 Parma to Bologna Centrale by train?

The average journey time between Parma and Bologna Centrale is 1 hour and 1 minute and the fastest journey time is 50 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 52 trains per day travelling from Parma to Bologna Centrale. 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 Parma to Bologna Centrale?

The first train from Parma to Bologna Centrale departs at 04:11. The last train from Parma to Bologna Centrale departs at 22:30. 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 Parma and Bologna Centrale?

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

How do I get back to Parma?

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

  • *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 Parma to Bologna Centrale for a typical week day using timetable data for 21/11/2017. 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 19/08/2017 for travel on 20/08/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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