There are 3 ways to get from Danbury to New Jersey by bus, train or car

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Bus, line 1003 bus  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Danbury, CT to New York
  2. Take the line 1003 bus from New York, Ny to Newark, Nj 1003 / ...

$25 - $41

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Train  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Danbury to South Norwalk Danbury
  2. Take the train from Stamford Amtrak to Newark Penn Station Acela Express / ...

$73 - $202

Drive  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Danbury to Newark 74.6 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Danbury to New Jersey is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Danbury to New Jersey is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Danbury to New Jersey station. However, there are services departing from Danbury and arriving at Newark Penn Station via South Norwalk and Stamford Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 29 min.

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The distance between Danbury and New Jersey is 104 miles. The road distance is 74.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Danbury to New Jersey without a car is to bus and line 1003 bus which takes 2 h 22 min and costs $25 - $45.

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It takes approximately 2 h 22 min to get from Danbury to New Jersey, including transfers.

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Danbury to New Jersey train services, operated by Metro-North Railroad (MNR), depart from Danbury station.

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The best way to get from Danbury to New Jersey is to bus and line 1003 bus which takes 2 h 22 min and costs $25 - $45. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $70 - $210 and takes 3 h 29 min.

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Danbury to New Jersey train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Newark Penn Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Danbury to New Jersey is 75 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to drive from Danbury to New Jersey.

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  • Distance: 104.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 22 min

What companies run services between Danbury, CT, USA and New Jersey, USA?

You can take a bus from Danbury to Newark via New York, W 4 St, 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal, and New York, Ny in around 2 h 22 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Danbury to Newark via South Norwalk, Stamford, and Stamford Amtrak in around 3 h 29 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Danbury to South Norwalk
Ave. Duration
54 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
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Stamford Amtrak to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $170
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Danbury, CT to New York
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
peterpanbus.com
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Newark, Nj
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $17
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$8 - $11
Flexible
$13 - $17

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