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

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Bus  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from New York to Danbury, CT

$17 - $24

2 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Harlem-125th St. to South Norwalk New Haven / ...
  2. Take the train from South Norwalk to Danbury Danbury

$20 - $42

Drive  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Danbury 61 miles

$6 - $9

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No, there is no direct train from Manhattan to Danbury. However, there are services departing from Harlem-125th St. and arriving at Danbury via South Norwalk. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 45 min.

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The distance between Manhattan and Danbury is 50 miles. The road distance is 61 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Danbury without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 42 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 42 min to get from Manhattan to Danbury, including transfers.

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Manhattan to Danbury train services, operated by Metro-North Railroad (MNR), depart from Harlem-125th St. station.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Danbury is to bus which takes 2 h 42 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 2 h 45 min.

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Manhattan to Danbury train services, operated by Metro-North Railroad (MNR), arrive at Danbury station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Danbury is 61 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 7 min to drive from Manhattan to Danbury.

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There are 29+ hotels available in Danbury. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Danbury.
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  • Distance: 50.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 42 min

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Danbury, CT, USA?

Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from Manhattan to Danbury every 4 hours. Tickets cost $14 - $21 and the journey takes 1 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Manhattan to Danbury via South Norwalk in around 2 h 45 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Harlem-125th St. to South Norwalk
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $23
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$11 - $13
Off-peak onboard
$17 - $19
Onboard
$16 - $23
At station
$13 - $17
Train from South Norwalk to Danbury
Ave. Duration
52 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
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York to Danbury, CT
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
peterpanbus.com

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