How to travel from Parma to Geneva

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Travel Information between Parma and Geneva

distanceDistance224 miles (361 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$33 - $222
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $33 (€30) • 7 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $50 (€45) • 5 h 54 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Air Dolomiti or Trenitalia

Travel 224 miles (361 km) by bus, flight or train between Parma and Geneva. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 5 h 54 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $33 (€30). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus, Air Dolomiti or Trenitalia among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Parma to Geneva.

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FAQs

Travel from Parma, Italy to Geneva, Switzerland is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Geneva from Parma restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Geneva, Switzerland from Parma?

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Geneva, Switzerland?

The government of Switzerland has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

The above information was last verified on 5/9/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Parma to Geneva closer to your planned date of departure here.

The current restriction level for returning to Parma, Italy from Switzerland is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Parma, Italy from Geneva, Switzerland?

Reentering Italy is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Parma from Geneva?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 result is required for quarantine release
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)

Which rules do I need to follow in Parma, Italy regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Italy must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 5/16/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Parma from Geneva here.

There are 3 ways to get from Parma to Geneva: bus, flight or train.

The cheapest way to get from Parma to Geneva is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $33 (€30) compared to other travel options to Geneva:

A bus is generally $188 (€169) less than a flight for the same journey. Taking a flight costs on average $222 (€199) from Parma to Geneva.

A bus is generally $17 (€15) less than a train for the same route. Taking a train costs on average $50 (€45) from Parma to Geneva.

The fastest way to get to Geneva from Parma is by train with an average travel time of 5 h 54 min.

Other travel options to Geneva can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 7 h 20 min   on average.

In comparison, traveling by flight can take you on average 6 h 55 min.

The distance is approximately 224 miles (361 km) from Parma to Geneva.

The average frequency per day from Parma to Geneva is:

  • 5 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Geneva from Parma as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Parma to Geneva:

  • Most travelers board their bus from Parma, Terminal Bus and arrive in Geneva, Eaux-Vives.
  • Most travelers catch their flight from Milan Malpensa Airport and arrive in Geneva International Airport.
  • Most travelers who buy a train ticket from Parma to Geneva depart from Parma to Genève.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Parma to Geneva:

  • You can travel by bus between Parma and Geneva with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Parma to Geneva tickets for $33 (€30) on Omio.
  • You can travel to Geneva from Parma by flight with Air Dolomiti. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $222 (€199) with Air Dolomiti from Parma to Geneva.
  • You can go to Geneva from Parma by train with Trenitalia. You'll see cheap train tickets for $50 (€45) with Trenitalia from Parma to Geneva on Omio.
Omio customers who travel from Parma to Geneva often also extend their vacation to go to Paris, Milan or Lyon. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Geneva and these popular destinations at a great price.

Before traveling from Parma to Geneva, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $33 (€30) one way for this journey.
  • A plane ticket costs $222 (€199) one way on average for this route.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $50 (€45) one way for this route.

But we recommend booking Parma to Geneva tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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