There are 4 ways to get from Danbury to New London by bus, 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.

Recommended option

Line 229 bus, bus  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the line 229 bus from 0 W Main St and Leavenworth St to Temple St and Chapel St 229 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New Haven, Ct to New London, Ct 3434 / ...

$25 - $49

Cheapest option

Train via New Haven Union Station Amtrak  •  3 h 53 min

  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 Union Station Amtrak to New London Union Station Amtrak

$18 - $209

2 alternative options

Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Danbury to South Norwalk Danbury
  2. Take the train from Stamford Amtrak to New London Union Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$85 - $231

Drive  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Danbury to New London 81.7 miles

$8 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Danbury to New London is to drive which costs $8 - $12 and takes 1 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Danbury to New London is to drive which costs $8 - $12 and takes 1 h 38 min.

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The distance between Danbury and New London is 71 miles. The road distance is 81.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 32 min to get from Danbury to New London, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Danbury to New London. However, there are services departing from Danbury, CT and arriving at New London, Ct via 0 W Main St and Leavenworth St, Temple St and Chapel St and New Haven, Ct. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 32 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Danbury to New London station. However, there are services departing from Danbury and arriving at New London Union Station Amtrak via South Norwalk and New Haven Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 53 min.

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

You can take a bus from Danbury to New London via Waterbury, CT, 0 W Main St and Leavenworth St, Temple St and Chapel St, Union Ave and Union Station, and New Haven, Ct in around 3 h 32 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Danbury to New London via South Norwalk, New Haven, and New Haven Union Station Amtrak in around 3 h 53 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
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
Train from South Norwalk to New Haven
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$4 - $6
Off-peak onboard
$5 - $6
Onboard
$7 - $11
At station
$8 - $10
Shore Line East
Website
shorelineeast.com
Train from South Norwalk to New Haven Union Station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
shorelineeast.com
Train from New Haven Union Station to New London
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
shorelineeast.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to New London Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$100 - $180
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Stamford Amtrak to New London Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Bus operators
CT Transit
Phone
+1 860-522-8101
Website
cttransit.com
Bus from 0 W Main St and Leavenworth St to Temple St and Chapel St
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
cttransit.com
Book at
buypasses.storesecured.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.

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 New Haven, Ct to New London, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $25
Shore Line East
Website
shorelineeast.com
Bus from New Haven Union Station to New London
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
shorelineeast.com

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