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Florence to Parma by train

The journey from Florence to Parma by train is 84.94 mi and takes 3 hr 8 min. There are 126 connections per day, with the first departure at 1:08 AM and the last at 8:25 PM. It is possible to travel from Florence to Parma by train for as little as $17.09 or as much as $68.71. The best price for this journey is $17.09.

Lowest Price$17.09
Journey Duration3 hr 8 min
Connection per Day126
Lowest Price$17.09
Highest Price$68.71
First Departure1:08 AM
Last Departure8:25 PM
Distance84.94 mi
DepartureFlorence
ArrivalParma
CarriersFlixBus, DB - IntercityMore

Florence to Parma Train Times

Departure date
Sunday, May 26, 2024

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How much does it cost to get from Florence to Parma by train?

On average, a train ticket from Florence to Parma will cost you $28.86. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as $17.09. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.
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Prices will vary when you travel from Florence to Parma. On average, though, you'll pay about $28.86 for a train ticket. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.

How long does the journey from Florence to Parma take by train?

With a distance of 84.94 mi between Florence and Parma, it will usually take 3 hr 8 min to complete the journey. This average figure may vary from day to day. Delays could be caused by unexpected weather conditions, roadworks or construction, local events, or other unforeseen circumstances. Remember that your journey may take longer than 3 hr 8 min. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. The journey from Florence to Parma covers a distance of 84.94 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 3 hr 8 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 1 hr 46 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Florence to Parma faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

What are the stations on the Florence to Parma route?

In Florence, departure stations include Florence Santa Maria Novella,Scandicci, Villa Constanza,Florence - Rifredi,Florence Cascine,Firenze S. Marco Vecchio,Firenze Campo Di Marte,Florence, Florence (Piazzale Montelungo). When you arrive in Parma, you may be able to disembark at stations such as PARMA. Remember though that the exact stations served on each route can vary. Different providers may depart from and arrive at different stations. Furthermore, if you travel on an express service, the number of stations may be limited, and the exact stations served on a particular route may vary at different times of day or day of the week. Check in advance to ensure that you are departing from and arriving at a station that is convenient for your journey.

How many times a day do departures from Florence leave for Parma?

You will be able to travel from Florence to Parma using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 126 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Florence to Parma using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 2 direct connections from Florence to Parma each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 124 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Florence to Parma. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from Florence to Parma
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Florence to Parma.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Florence to Parma, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Florence to Parma.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Price as departure date approaches

Train companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $11.60 to $17.91 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 35% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Florence to Parma

The cheapest Florence - Parma train tickets can be found for as low as $16.12 if you’re lucky, or $17.14 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $18.81.

Find the best day to travel to Parma by train

When travelling to Parma by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

FlixBus, a long-distance bus company, operates in both Europe and the United States. Founded in 2013, it has grown to become one of the largest bus operators in Europe, connecting over 2,500 destinations in 30 countries. Originating in Germany, FlixBus has expanded quickly to neighboring countries including France, Italy, Denmark, the Netherlands, and Croatia, while also offering regular services to Norway, Spain, and England. With affordable fares and comfortable amenities such as free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and onboard toilets, FlixBus provides a convenient and enjoyable travel experience.

Frecciarossa, operated by Trenitalia, the national railway company, is a renowned high-speed train service in Italy. FRECCIAROSSA trains, reaching speeds of up to 300 km/h, connect major cities including Rome, Milan, Naples, Florence, and Turin.

Itabus is a bus company that operates in Italy, offering long-distance bus services between major cities and airports. It provides service to Milan, Rome, Bologna, Venice, and other key cities in Italy. Itabus aims to provide affordable and sustainable travel options for passengers, with a focus on reducing carbon emissions and promoting eco-friendly practices.

While not as swift as the high-speed ICE trains, Deutsche Bahn’s InterCity trains boast speeds up to 200km/h, offering spacious carriages and dining options. Operating across numerous German routes, such as Cologne-Hamburg, these trains also extend to international destinations, including Amsterdam and Luxembourg. Some routes even feature double-deck trains.

Ticket types and facilities from Florence to Parma

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by Frecciarossa and DB - Intercity when traveling from Florence to Parma.

Premium

Premium service includes a wider seat, more legroom, and access to additional amenities such as a welcome drink and a choice of newspapers. Coach 4 on the Frecciarossa 1000 train is reserved for the Premium level.
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Standard

Standard is the basic level of service and includes a comfortable seat and access to basic onboard services. Coaches 5-8 are for the Standard level with seats covered in gray eco-leather.
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Executive

Executive is the highest level of service and includes all of the amenities of the Business level, as well as a personal entertainment system, and gourmet meals served by a dedicated onboard chef.
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Business

Business service is designed for business travelers and includes all of the amenities of the Premium level, as well as access to a dedicated Business Lounge and priority boarding. Coaches 2 and 3 of Frecciarossa 1000 are reserved for the Business level of service.
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Second Class

On SBB Intercity trains, in addition to basic amenities for Second Class ticket, there's a Family Zone specially designed to offer comfort for families with children. If you get hungry during the journey, you can enjoy tasty meals in the restaurant carriage.
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First Class

On Deutsche Bahn IC trains, if you have a Flexpreis First Class ticket in addition to the standard second class offerings, you can access Fast Track and DB lounges at some German stations for free and enjoy the complimentary refreshments. Plus, experience a quieter travel environment and savor the view.

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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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On Frecciarossa trains, free WiFi is available. Use their Portale FRECCE service to watch movies, TV, and catch up on news. It also provides travel updates and additional booking options.
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Seek serenity? Frecciarossa offers designated quiet zones for Business Class to ensure a peaceful journey, free from distractions.
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No matter the model – be it ETR 500, ETR 600, ETR 700, or ETR 1000 – every seat comes with its power socket to keep your devices charged.
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On Frecciarossa trains, you won't face any restrictions on the amount of luggage you can bring on board. You can easily stow small bags and items in overhead racks or under your seat, while larger suitcases can be placed in the luggage racks situated in the compartments or close to the exterior doors.
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Special assistance is a call away for those who require it. Dial the toll-free 800 90 60 60 from Italian landlines or the international number +3902323232 from any phone, including from abroad.
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Satiate your hunger at the FrecciaBistrò, stationed at the train's center. Or, for added convenience, order directly to your seat through the Portale FRECCE's EasyBistrò. Premium and Business Class travelers receive complimentary snacks and drinks, while Executive Class passengers delight in gourmet meals curated by chef Carlo Cracc.
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No matter the weather outside, stay comfortably cool with onboard air-conditioning.
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Folding bikes are allowed as hand luggage, while non-folding bikes need to be disassembled and placed in travel cases shown to the conductor or platform staff before boarding, and stowed in a specific part of the train.
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Deutsche Bahn is rolling out free WiFi on their IC trains, with some already offering the service.
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All seats in both classes have power sockets on DB IC trains.
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On IC trains, you can bring any amount of luggage without restrictions. Store small bags either in the overhead racks or beneath your seats. For bigger luggage items, use the racks found in the compartments or close to the exterior doors.
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Deutsche Bahn's Mobility Service provides assistance for boarding, disembarking, and train transfers. Staff are on hand to address questions and ensure a smooth trip.
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On the DB IC trains, there's a restaurant for meals or a bistro for snacks. You can eat at the bistro or in your seat. First Class passengers get free food at their seat. The menu changes but always has local food, including vegetarian and vegan choices.
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Intercity trains have air-conditioned sections.
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For IC trains, a ticket and reservation are required for bicycles, with the reservation cost included. Bikes are typically stored in second class carriages, though your seat may be elsewhere.
Services on board FlixBus, DB - Intercity and Frecciarossa from Florence to Parma
Compare services on board when travelling from Florence to Parma by train.
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Florence to Parma CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
9.57kg
Bus
10.25kg
Flight
27.34kg
Car
21.87kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Florence to Parma by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Florence and Parma are 9.57kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Florence and Parma? By taking the train between Florence and Parma you will save 17.77kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.68kg compared to a bus and 12.3kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Florence to Parma?
A train ticket from Florence to Parma is $28.86. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $17.09.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Florence to Parma?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Florence to Parma is $17.09. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Florence and Parma by train?
Florence to Parma is 84.94 mi.
How long does the train between Florence and Parma take?
Florence to Parma is on average 3 hr 8 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 1 hr 46 min.
Which companies operate from Florence to Parma?
The train journey from Florence to Parma is covered by 7 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: FlixBus, DB - Intercity, Italo Treno, Frecciarossa, Autobus, Itabus, InterCityNotte and Regionale Veloce.
How many train connections per day go from Florence to Parma?
Florence to Parma has 126 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Florence to Parma leave?
The earliest train from Florence to Parma departs at 1:08 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Florence to Parma depart?
The latest train from Florence to Parma departs at 8:25 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Florence to Parma in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $17.09 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Florence to Parma?
There are on average 2 direct connection(s) from Florence to go to Parma.
What's the fastest journey time between Florence to Parma by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Florence and Parma is 1 hr 46 min.
Is there a direct train from Florence to Parma?
Yes, there is a direct train between Florence and Parma.
What are the CO2 emissions for Florence to Parma by train?
The train journey from Florence to Parma creates 9.57kg of CO2 emissions.

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