There are 4 ways to get from Brooklyn to Danbury by bus, subway, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus  •  2 h 53 min

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

$17 - $24

Cheapest option

Line 2 subway, bus  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the line 2 subway from Church Av to Times Sq - 42 St 2
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Danbury, CT

$16 - $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

$18 - $36

Drive  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Brooklyn to Danbury 72.9 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Brooklyn to Danbury is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brooklyn to Danbury is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1 h 24 min.

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

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It takes approximately 2 h 53 min to get from Brooklyn to Danbury, including transfers.

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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 30 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
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
$3 - $8
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$3 - $5
Off-peak onboard
$4 - $5
Onboard
$5 - $8
At station
$6 - $8
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 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Danbury, CT
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com

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