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

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Bus  •  1h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Danbury Bus Ticket Agency, Danbury, CT Peter Pan

$13 - $21

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Train  •  2h 51m

  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  •  1h 7m

  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 1h 7m.

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

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY and arriving at Danbury Bus Ticket Agency, Danbury, CT. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 30m.

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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 2h 51m.

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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 1h 30m and costs $13 - $21.

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The bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Danbury Bus Ticket Agency, Danbury, CT takes 1h 30m including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Manhattan to Danbury bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY station.

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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 1h 30m and costs $13 - $21. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $20 - $45 and takes 2h 51m.

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  • Distance: 50.3 miles
  • Duration: 1h 30m

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

Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from Manhattan to Danbury 4 times a day. Tickets cost $13 - $21 and the journey takes 1h 30m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Manhattan to Danbury via South Norwalk in around 2h 51m.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Harlem-125th St. to South Norwalk
Ave. Duration
59m
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
52m
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 Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Danbury Bus Ticket Agency, Danbury, CT
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
peterpanbus.com

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Manhattan to Danbury bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, arrive at Danbury Bus Ticket Agency, Danbury, CT station.

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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 1h 7m to drive from Manhattan to Danbury.

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There are 27+ hotels available in Danbury. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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