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

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Train  •  5h 25m

  1. Take the train from Danbury to South Norwalk
  2. Take the train from South Norwalk to New Haven
  3. Take the train from New Haven to Boston South Station

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Bus via Hartford  •  8h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Bridgeport to Hartford "Greyhound"
  2. Take the bus from Union Station, Hartford, CT to South Station, Boston, MA Peter Pan / ...

$33 - $58

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Bus  •  8h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Bridgeport Ferry Terminal to Copley Boston-Long Island

$36 - $76

Drive  •  2h 48m

  1. Drive from Danbury to New England Aquarium 158.3 miles

$15 - $23

Train, train to New York La Guardia, fly  •  5h 48m

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

Train, subway to New York JFK, fly  •  6h 20m

  1. Take the train from Danbury to South Norwalk
  2. Take the train from South Norwalk to Grand Central
  3. Take the subway from 5 Av/53 St to Sutphin Blvd-Archer Av-JFK Airport
  4. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Boston (BOS) JFK - BOS

Train, train to Newark, fly  •  6h 20m

  1. Take the train from Danbury to South Norwalk
  2. Take the train from Stamford Amtrak Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall
  3. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Boston (BOS) EWR - BOS

Danbury to New England Aquarium by train and walk

The journey time between Danbury and New England Aquarium is around 5h 49m and covers a distance of around 213 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 4h 8m. Services are operated by MTA Bus Company, Amtrak Acela Express and Amtrak Northeast Regional. Typically 51 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
5h 49m
Fastest journey time:
4h 8m
Journey distance:
213 miles
Services per week:
51
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
17 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:08
Last service departs at:
23:19

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Danbury to New England Aquarium train and walk schedules

Danbury → New England Aquarium
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in New England Aquarium is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in New England Aquarium is recommended.

The social distance requirement in New England Aquarium is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800-232-4636.

Last updated: 28 Jul 2021
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The cost-effective way to get from Danbury to New England Aquarium is to drive, which costs $15 - $23 and takes 2h 48m.

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The quickest way to get from Danbury to New England Aquarium is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 2h 48m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Danbury to New England Aquarium station. However, there are services departing from Hart Pulse Point and arriving at South Station, Boston, MA via Burnell Blvd. at Norwalk Wheel Hub, Bridgeport and Union Station, Hartford, CT. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Danbury to New England Aquarium station. However, there are services departing from Danbury and arriving at Boston South Station via South Norwalk and New Haven. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 25m.

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The distance between Danbury and New England Aquarium is 141 miles. The road distance is 158.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Danbury to New England Aquarium without a car is to train which takes 5h 25m and costs .

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It takes approximately 5h 25m to get from Danbury to New England Aquarium, including transfers.

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Danbury to New England Aquarium bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Bridgeport station.

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Danbury to New England Aquarium train services, operated by MTA Bus Company, depart from Danbury station.

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The best way to get from Danbury to New England Aquarium is to train which takes 5h 25m and costs . Alternatively, you can bus via Hartford, which costs $30 - $60 and takes 8h 15m.

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Map of how to get from Danbury to New England Aquarium.
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  • Distance: 141.5 miles
  • Duration: 5h 25m

What companies run services between Danbury, CT, USA and New England Aquarium, MA, USA?

You can take a train from Danbury to New England Aquarium via South Norwalk, New Haven, and Boston South Station in around 5h 25m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Danbury to New England Aquarium via Norwalk WHEELS Hub, Burnell Blvd. at Norwalk Wheel Hub, Bridgeport Transportation Center, Bridgeport, Hartford, Union Station, Hartford, CT, and South Station, Boston, MA in around 8h 15m.

Airlines
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston via Martha's Vineyard
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from New York JFK to Boston via Martha's Vineyard
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from New York JFK to Boston via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $460
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $460
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $180
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$30 - $170
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $390
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from New York JFK to Boston via Martha's Vineyard
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,000
Train operators
MTA Bus Company
Website
mta.info
Train from Danbury to South Norwalk
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from South Norwalk to New Haven
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from South Norwalk to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
mta.info
Amtrak Acela Express

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Haven to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $170
First Class
$150 - $280
Train from Stamford Amtrak Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $110
First Class
$75 - $190
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Haven to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $110
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$50 - $110
Business Class Seat
$80 - $150
Train from Stamford Amtrak Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $65
Business Class Seat
$55 - $110
MTA

The New York City Subway consists of 27 underground lines that serve Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens. Lines are identified by a number or letter as well as a colour. Subway passes (called MetroCards) are available for purchase from ticket machines and desks in subway stations (choose from Pay-Per-Ride or 7/30-Day Unlimited), and a new contactless payment system called OMNY is currently being rolled out. The subway runs 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Contact Details
Website
mta.info
Subway from 5 Av/53 St to Sutphin Blvd-Archer Av-JFK Airport
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Stamford Amtrak Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$29 - $45
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Bridgeport to Hartford
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Hartford to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $24
Flexible
$35 - $50
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Union Station, Hartford, CT to South Station, Boston, MA
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
peterpanbus.com
Hampton Jitney Inc.
Phone
212.362.8400
Website
hamptonjitney.com
Bus from Bridgeport Ferry Terminal to Copley
Ave. Duration
4h 54m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
hamptonjitney.com
Prepaid Online Rate
$30 - $40
Onboard
$35 - $45

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 57 min.

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Danbury to New England Aquarium bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, arrive at South Station, Boston, MA.

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Danbury to New England Aquarium train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Boston South Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Danbury to New England Aquarium is 158 miles. It takes approximately 2h 48m to drive from Danbury to New England Aquarium.

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