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

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Bus  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Danbury, CT

$13 - $21

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

$14 - $31

Drive  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Danbury 61 miles

$6 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Danbury is to drive which costs $6 - $9 and takes 1 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Danbury is to drive which costs $6 - $9 and takes 1 h 7 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 bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Danbury, CT takes 1 h 55 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal and arriving at Danbury, CT. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 55 min.

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

Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from Manhattan to Danbury hourly. Tickets cost $13 - $21 and the journey takes 1 h 55 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)
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
$3 - $8
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$3 - $5
Off-peak onboard
$4 - $5
Onboard
$5 - $8
At station
$6 - $8
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
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
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com

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