There are 3 ways to get from Brooklyn to Danbury by bus, subway, train or car

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Bus  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from New York to Danbury, CT

$17 - $24

2 alternative options

Line 5 subway, train  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Take the line 5 subway from Church Av to Grand Central - 42 St 5 / ...
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to South Norwalk
  3. Take the train from South Norwalk to Danbury

$24 - $47

Drive  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Brooklyn to Danbury 72.9 miles

$7 - $11

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The distance between Brooklyn and Danbury is 58 miles. The road distance is 72.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Brooklyn to Danbury without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 48 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 48 min to get from Brooklyn to Danbury, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brooklyn to Danbury is 73 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 24 min to drive from Brooklyn to Danbury.

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There are 29+ hotels available in Danbury. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Brooklyn to Danbury.
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  • Distance: 57.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 48 min

What companies run services between Brooklyn, NY, USA and Danbury, CT, USA?

Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from Brooklyn to Danbury every 4 hours. Tickets cost $14 - $21 and the journey takes 1 h 25 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to South Norwalk
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $25
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$12 - $14
Off-peak onboard
$18 - $20
Onboard
$17 - $25
At station
$14 - $18
Train from South Norwalk to Danbury
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$9 - $11
Off-peak onboard
$15 - $17
Onboard
$13 - $19
At station
$9 - $14
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York to Danbury, CT
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
peterpanbus.com

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