Directions from Danbury to Washington

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Recommended option

Train  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Stamford Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak Acela Express

$150 - $391

Cheapest option

Bus Washington Deluxe  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Danbury, CT to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Times Sq Penn St to Dupont Cir, Washington DC

$37 - $43

7 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Danbury, CT to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Washington, Dc 2909 / ...

$41 - $85

Drive  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Danbury to Washington 292.8 miles

$28 - $45

Bus to New York La Guardia, fly  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Danbury, CT to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Reagan Washington (DCA) LGA - DCA

$81 - $464

Bus to Newark, fly  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Danbury, CT to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Reagan Washington (DCA) EWR - DCA

$128 - $521

Bus to New York JFK, fly  •  5 h 21 min

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

$91 - $342

Bus to Hartford, fly  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Danbury, CT to Hartford, CT
  2. Fly from Hartford (BDL) to Reagan Washington (DCA) BDL - DCA

$97 - $278

Train, line 971 bus to White Plains, fly  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Danbury to South Norwalk
  2. Take the train from South Norwalk to Stamford
  3. Take the line 971 bus from Stamford Transportation Ctr Bay A and N State St to Martine Ave and Court St
  4. Fly from White Plains (HPN) to Reagan Washington (DCA) HPN - DCA

$176 - $632

What companies run services between Danbury, CT, USA and Washington, DC, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Danbury to Washington hourly. Tickets cost $140 - $370 and the journey takes 4 h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Danbury to Washington via New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal and New York, Ny in around 6 h 32 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Hartford to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from White Plains to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Hartford to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Stamford Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$140 - $370
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$140 - $280
First Class Seat
$230 - $370
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 Stamford
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$1 - $2
Off-peak onboard
$1 - $2
Onboard
$2 - $3
At station
$2 - $3
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Danbury, CT to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Danbury, CT to Hartford, CT
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
peterpanbus.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Washington Deluxe
Website
washny.com
Bus from New York, NY - Times Sq Penn St to Dupont Cir, Washington DC
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
washny.com
Book at
gotobus.com
CT Transit
Phone
+1 860-522-8101
Website
cttransit.com
Bus from Stamford Transportation Ctr Bay A and N State St to Martine Ave and Court St
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
cttransit.com
Book at
buypasses.storesecured.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Danbury and Washington is 412 km. The road distance is 468 km.

The cheapest way to get from Danbury to Washington is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 5 h 8 min.

The quickest way to get from Danbury to Washington is to bus and fly which takes 4 h 50 min and costs $80 - $470.

No, there is no direct train from Danbury to Washington. However, there are services departing from Danbury and arriving at Washington Union Station Amtrak via South Norwalk and Stamford Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 9 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Danbury to Washington. However, there are services departing from Danbury, CT and arriving at Washington, Dc via New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 32 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 9 min to get from Danbury to Washington, including transfers.