There are 7 ways to get from Buffalo to Danbury by bus, train, car, plane or subway

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  •  10 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to New York, NY - Port Authority Buffalo - NYC / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Danbury, CT

$53 - $121

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Train  •  12 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Buffalo to Grand Central Terminal VIA Rail / ...
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to South Norwalk New Haven / ...

$82 - $245

Drive  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Buffalo to Danbury 375.9 miles

$35 - $55

Fly Buffalo to New York JFK, bus  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to New York JFK (JFK) BUF - JFK
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Danbury, CT

$91 - $408

Fly Buffalo to New York La Guardia, train  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to New York La Guardia (LGA) BUF - LGA
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to South Norwalk
  3. Take the train from South Norwalk to Danbury

$95 - $430

Fly Buffalo to Newark, train  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Newark (EWR) BUF - EWR
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to South Norwalk
  3. Take the train from South Norwalk to Danbury

$132 - $537

Train to Rochester, fly to New York La Guardia, line 7 subway, train  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Buffalo to Rochester
  2. Fly from Rochester (ROC) to New York La Guardia (LGA) ROC - LGA
  3. Take the line 7 subway from 74 St - Broadway to Grand Central - 42 St
  4. Take the train from Grand Central to South Norwalk
  5. Take the train from South Norwalk to Danbury

$142 - $525

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Buffalo to Danbury is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Buffalo to Danbury is to fly and bus which costs $90 - $410 and takes 6 h 15 min.

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The distance between Buffalo and Danbury is 298 miles. The road distance is 375.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 10 h 5 min to get from Buffalo to Danbury, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Buffalo to Danbury. However, there are services departing from Buffalo, NY and arriving at Danbury, CT via New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Buffalo to Danbury. However, there are services departing from Buffalo and arriving at Danbury via Grand Central and South Norwalk. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 17 min.

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The best way to get from Buffalo to Danbury without a car is to bus which takes 10 h 5 min and costs $50 - $130.

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Buffalo to Danbury bus services, operated by Trailways New York, depart from Buffalo station.

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Map of how to get from Buffalo to Danbury.
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  • Distance: 298.1 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 5 min

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

You can take a bus from Buffalo to Danbury via New York, NY - Port Authority and New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal in around 10 h 5 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Buffalo to Danbury via Grand Central Terminal, Grand Central, and South Norwalk in around 12 h 17 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Rochester to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Buffalo to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Buffalo to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Buffalo to Grand Central Terminal
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $210
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$60 - $85
Economy
$100 - $140
Economy Plus
$140 - $210
Business
$150 - $210
Business Plus/Sleeper
$270 - $380
Train from Buffalo to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $70
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$24 - $35
Economy
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$50 - $70
Business
$45 - $65
Business Plus/Sleeper
$80 - $120
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak to New York
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Room
$300 - $410
Train from Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak to Rochester Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $210
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
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to New York, NY - Port Authority
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Buffalo, Ny to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
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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