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There are 4 ways to get from New York to Newtown by bus, train or car

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Bus via Danbury, CT  •  1h 43m

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

$59 - $76

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Travel Center, Southbury, CT Peter Pan

$47 - $66

2 alternative options

Train  •  3h

  1. Take the train from Grand Central to South Norwalk New Haven / ...
  2. Take the train from South Norwalk to Bethel Danbury

$60 - $92

Drive  •  1h 25m

  1. Drive from New York to Newtown 74.3 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Newtown is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Newtown is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1h 25m.

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The distance between New York and Newtown is 60 miles. The road distance is 74.3 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Newtown without a car is to bus which takes 1h 43m and costs $55 - $80.

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It takes approximately 1h 43m to get from New York to Newtown, including transfers.

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The best way to get from New York to Newtown is to bus which takes 1h 43m and costs $55 - $80. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $60 - $95 and takes 3h.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Newtown is 74 miles. It takes approximately 1h 25m to drive from New York to Newtown.

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There are 39+ hotels available in Newtown. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 59.8 miles
  • Duration: 1h 43m

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Newtown, CT, USA?

Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from New York to Newtown every 4 hours. Tickets cost $14 - $21 and the journey takes 1h 30m. Alternatively, you can take a train from New York to Newtown via South Norwalk and Bethel in around 3h.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to South Norwalk
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $25
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$12 - $14
Off-peak onboard
$18 - $20
Onboard
$17 - $25
At station
$14 - $18
Train from South Norwalk to Bethel
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$8 - $10
Off-peak onboard
$14 - $16
Onboard
$12 - $18
At station
$8 - $13
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York to Danbury, CT
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Travel Center, Southbury, CT
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Website
peterpanbus.com

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