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

Train via New Haven Union Station Amtrak  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Danbury to South Norwalk
  2. Take the train from South Norwalk to New Haven Sle
  3. Take the train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to New London Union Station Amtrak Sle

$18 - $199

3 alternative options

Line 229 bus, bus  •  3 h 54 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

Train Amtrak Northeast Regional  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Danbury to South Norwalk Danbury
  2. Take the train from Bridgeport Amtrak to New London Union Station Amtrak Northeast Regional

$80 - $213

Drive  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Danbury to New London 81.7 miles

$8 - $12

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

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 23 min. Alternatively, 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 54 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from Danbury to South Norwalk
Ave. Duration
53 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
1 h 3 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 Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to New London Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $160
First Class Seat
$130 - $170
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Bridgeport Amtrak to New London Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Seat
$100 - $190
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 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
cttransit.com
Book at
buypasses.storesecured.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Danbury and New London is 113 km. The road distance is 131 km.

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

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

No, there is no direct train from Danbury to New London. 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 23 min.

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 54 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 23 min to get from Danbury to New London, including transfers.