Parma to Zurich by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    04:11
  • Last train
    23:10
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 50m

Travelling from Parma to Zurich by train

Fast trains from Parma to Zurich take around 4 hours and 50 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 317 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Parma and Zurich.

Are there direct trains from Parma to Zurich?

Journeys between Parma and Zurich usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 23 departures on the route from Parma to Zurich every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 18 departures.

How long is the train journey from Parma to Zurich?

The Parma to Zurich train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 50 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Parma to Zurich train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Zurich is usually scheduled to depart Parma around 04:11 and the last train is around 22:47. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Parma around 04:11, and the last at 23:10.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Parma to Zurich train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 4 and a half months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Parma to Zurich by train.

Which train companies operate between Parma and Zurich?

More than one train company operates on the route from Parma to Zurich, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • EuroCity
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Frecciabianca
  • Frecciarossa
  • IC Notte
  • InterCity
  • Intercités
  • Regionale
  • Regionale Veloce

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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