There are 5 ways to get from Poughkeepsie to Danbury by bus, train, taxi or car

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

Bus, train  •  4 h 23 min

  1. D
  2. Harlem

$12 - $23

4 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 39 min

$24 - $54

Bus  •  5 h 8 min

  1. 708 / ...

$35 - $52

Taxi  •  53 min

  1. 43.1 miles

$200 - $240

Drive  •  53 min

  1. 43.1 miles

$4 - $7

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

You can take a train from Poughkeepsie to Danbury via Harlem-125th St. and South Norwalk in around 4 h 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Poughkeepsie to Danbury via New York, Ny and New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal in around 5 h 8 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from Tenmile River to Southeast
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$9 - $11
Off-peak onboard
$15 - $17
Onboard
$14 - $20
At station
$10 - $14
Train from Poughkeepsie to Harlem-125th St.
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$16 - $18
Off-peak onboard
$23 - $25
Onboard
$24 - $35
At station
$23 - $26
Train from Harlem-125th St. to South Norwalk
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$5 - $7
Off-peak onboard
$6 - $7
Onboard
$9 - $13
At station
$9 - $12
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
Dutchess County Goverment, NY
Phone
(845) 473-8424
Website
co.dutchess.ny.us
Bus from Poughkeepsie - Main and Market Street to Wassaic - Tenmile River Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
dutchessny.gov
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
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
Other operators
Taxi from Poughkeepsie to Danbury
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$200 - $240
B&B Taxi
Phone
+1 845-704-7000
Website
bbtaxicab.com
Hudson Valley Taxi
Phone
+1 845-473-7800
Website
hudsonvalleytaxi.org
A-Team Taxi
Phone
+1 845-625-6382

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Poughkeepsie and Danbury is 52 km. The road distance is 69 km.

The cheapest way to get from Poughkeepsie to Danbury is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 53 min.

The quickest way to get from Poughkeepsie to Danbury is to taxi which takes 53 min and costs $200 - $240.

No, there is no direct train from Poughkeepsie to Danbury. However, there are services departing from Poughkeepsie and arriving at Danbury via Harlem-125th St. and South Norwalk. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 39 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Poughkeepsie to Danbury. However, there are services departing from Poughkeepsie and arriving at Danbury, CT via New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 8 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 23 min to get from Poughkeepsie to Danbury, including transfers.