There are 6 ways to get from Stamford to Danbury by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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

Train  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Stamford to Danbury Danbury

$10 - $21

Cheapest option

Line 341 bus, bus  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the line 341 bus from Atlantic St and Veterans Park to Belden Ave and Opp Burnell Blvd 341
  2. Take the bus from Wheels Hub to Hart Pulse Point 7 Link / ...

$3 - $8

4 alternative options

Train via South Norwalk  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Stamford to South Norwalk New Haven / ...
  2. Take the train from South Norwalk to Danbury Danbury

$6 - $21

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stamford to Danbury 31.2 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from Stamford to Danbury 31.2 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  41 min

  1. Take an Uber from Stamford to Danbury 31.2 miles

$40 - $55

What companies run services between Stamford, CT, USA and Danbury, CT, USA?

Metro-North Railroad (MNR) operates a train from Stamford to Danbury 4 times a day. Tickets cost $10 - $21 and the journey takes 1 h 4 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stamford to Danbury via Belden Ave and Opp Burnell Blvd and Wheels Hub in around 2 h 40 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from Stamford to Danbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$10 - $12
Off-peak onboard
$16 - $18
Onboard
$15 - $21
At station
$11 - $16
Train from Stamford to South Norwalk
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $14
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$6 - $8
Off-peak onboard
$12 - $14
Onboard
$9 - $13
At station
$4 - $10
Train from South Norwalk to Danbury
Ave. Duration
54 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
Shore Line East
Website
shorelineeast.com
Train from Stamford to South Norwalk
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
shorelineeast.com
Bus operators
CT Transit
Phone
+1 860-522-8101
Website
cttransit.com
Bus from Atlantic St and Veterans Park to Belden Ave and Opp Burnell Blvd
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
cttransit.com
Book at
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Norwalk Transit District CT
Phone
+1 (203) 299-5161
Email
info@norwalktransit.com
Website
norwalktransit.com
Bus from Wheels Hub to Hart Pulse Point
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
norwalktransit.com
HARTransit
Phone
203-744-4070 ext. 1
Website
hartransit.com
Bus from Norwalk WHEELS Hub to Hart Pulse Point
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
hartransit.com
Other operators
Uber Connecticut
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Stamford to Danbury
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$40 - $55
uberXL
$65 - $85
PREMIUM
$100 - $130
PREMIUM SUV
$130 - $170
Taxi from Stamford to Danbury
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Stamford to Danbury?

The distance between Stamford and Danbury is 39 km. The road distance is 50 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Stamford to Danbury?

The cheapest way to get from Stamford to Danbury is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 41 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Stamford to Danbury?

The quickest way to get from Stamford to Danbury is to taxi which takes 41 min and costs $140 - $180.

Is there a direct train between Stamford and Danbury?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Stamford and arriving at Danbury. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 4 min.

Is there a direct bus between Stamford and Danbury?

No, there is no direct bus from Stamford to Danbury. However, there are services departing from Atlantic St and Veterans Park and arriving at Hart Pulse Point via Wheels Hub. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

How long does it take to get from Stamford to Danbury?

The train from Stamford to Danbury takes 1 h 4 min including transfers and departs four times a day.