There are 4 ways to get from Poughkeepsie to Danbury by bus, taxi, train or car

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Bus, taxi  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Poughkeepsie - Main and Market Street to Pawling - Hannaford E
  2. Take a taxi from Pawling - Hannaford to Danbury

$72 - $87

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Train  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie to Harlem-125th St.
  2. Take the train from Harlem-125th St. to South Norwalk
  3. Take the train from South Norwalk to Danbury

$36 - $75

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  53 min

  1. Take a taxi from Poughkeepsie to Danbury 43.1 miles

$200 - $240

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from Poughkeepsie to Danbury 43.1 miles

$4 - $7

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

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

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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 49 min.

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The distance between Poughkeepsie and Danbury is 32 miles. The road distance is 43.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Poughkeepsie to Danbury without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 1 h 24 min and costs $70 - $90.

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It takes approximately 1 h 24 min to get from Poughkeepsie to Danbury, including transfers.

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Poughkeepsie to Danbury train services, operated by Metro-North Railroad (MNR), depart from Poughkeepsie station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Poughkeepsie to Danbury is 43 miles. It takes approximately 53 min to drive from Poughkeepsie 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 Poughkeepsie to Danbury.
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  • Distance: 32.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 24 min

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 49 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Poughkeepsie to Harlem-125th St.
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 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
59 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
Dutchess County Goverment, NY
Phone
(845) 473-8424
Website
co.dutchess.ny.us
Bus from Poughkeepsie - Main and Market Street to Pawling - Hannaford
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
dutchessny.gov
Other operators
Taxi from Pawling - Hannaford to Danbury
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Danbury Taxi
Phone
+1 203-731-0022
Website
danburytaxict.com
Maffei's Taxi Service
Phone
+1 203-792-0029
A Cab Company
Phone
+1 203-792-8294
Website
acabcompany.com

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