Parma's location allows for connections by both air and land. In addition to the Parma airport, the airports of BolognaGenovaMilano MalpensaMilano LinateBergamo Orio al Serio and Verona are all possibile options.


Train is the most common means of transportation in Italy. You will find below links for the 3 main operators in the Parma region, where you can search for the available travel options and purchase tickets.
The connections from the airports to the central stations are tipically by Shuttle buses or in some cases by train.
Should you opt to purchase paper tickets at the Station, don't forget to validate them at the ticket machines before your journey.

Trenitalia Italo Treno TreNord



Public trasportation in Parma relies on buses connecting all the major parts of the city. The lines that take you to and back from the Parma Campus are 7 and 21. Here are the routs and the time-table for these lines.

Route Map Line 7 Line 21

Time Table Line 7 Line 21


Further details  on the other lines and their respective time-tables are available HERE
Bus tickets are purchasable in most newspaper shops, as well as the TEP offices. Details on options and fares are available HERE.




One of the easiest ways to move around Parma is by bicycle. The city has a longstanding tradition of using bicycle as a means for transportation and is equipped with a well developed network of bike trails. Furthermore, the historic scenary of the city centre makes riding a bike in Parma not only an efficient way to move, but also a great way to soak in the history and the urban culture of the city.

Along the may options for the purchase of new and second han bicycle, you will find details on the available Bike-Sharing system at the link below.

Bike Sharing
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