There are 7 ways to get from Harrisburg to Danbury by train, bus, car or plane

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  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Harrisburg Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak Keystone Service / ...
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Stamford Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$126 - $327

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Harrisburg, Pa to New York, Ny 4692 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Danbury, CT

$37 - $79

5 alternative options

Bus via Philadelphia, Pa  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Harrisburg, Pa to Philadelphia, Pa
  2. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to New York, Ny
  3. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Danbury, CT

$42 - $99

Train, bus  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Harrisburg Amtrak to New York Penn Station Keystone Service / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Danbury, CT

$59 - $68

Drive  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Harrisburg to Danbury 233.6 miles

$22 - $35

Train to Philadelphia, fly to New York La Guardia, bus  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Harrisburg Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to New York La Guardia (LGA) PHL - LGA
  3. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Danbury, CT

$176 - $554

Bus to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, fly to Newark, bus  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Harrisburg, PA to Wilkes-Barre, PA
  2. Fly from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AVP) to Newark (EWR) AVP - EWR
  3. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Danbury, CT

$410 - $661

What companies run services between Harrisburg, PA, USA and Danbury, CT, USA?

You can take a train from Harrisburg to Danbury via Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak, Stamford Amtrak, Stamford, and South Norwalk in around 7 h 2 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Harrisburg to Danbury via Harrisburg Transportation Center, Harrisburg, Pa, Philadelphia, Pa, New York, Ny, and New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal in around 7 h 26 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,000
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Harrisburg Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $220
Train from Harrisburg Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$44
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$44
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Stamford Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $240
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $240
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Harrisburg, Pa to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Harrisburg, Pa to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Danbury, CT
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bieber Transportation Group
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Harrisburg, PA to Wilkes-Barre, PA
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
fab.tdstickets.com
Refundable
$30 - $45

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Harrisburg to Danbury?

The distance between Harrisburg and Danbury is 314 km. The road distance is 374 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Harrisburg to Danbury?

The cheapest way to get from Harrisburg to Danbury is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 4 h 9 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Harrisburg to Danbury?

The quickest way to get from Harrisburg to Danbury is to drive which takes 4 h 9 min and costs $22 - $35.

Is there a direct train between Harrisburg and Danbury?

No, there is no direct train from Harrisburg to Danbury. However, there are services departing from Harrisburg Amtrak and arriving at Danbury via Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak, Stamford and South Norwalk. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 2 min.

Is there a direct bus between Harrisburg and Danbury?

No, there is no direct bus from Harrisburg to Danbury. However, there are services departing from N 6th St & Reily St and arriving at Danbury, CT via Harrisburg, Pa, Philadelphia, Pa and New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 26 min.

How long does it take to get from Harrisburg to Danbury?

It takes approximately 7 h 2 min to get from Harrisburg to Danbury, including transfers.