There are 11 ways to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Danbury by plane, bus, train, subway 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

Fly Washington Dulles to Hartford, bus  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Hartford (BDL) IAD - BDL
  2. Take the bus from Hartford, CT to Danbury, CT

$105 - $344

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to New York, Ny 2906 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Danbury, CT

$50 - $100

9 alternative options

Fly Washington Dulles to Newark, train  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Newark (EWR) IAD - EWR
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to South Norwalk
  3. Take the train from South Norwalk to Danbury

$124 - $392

Fly Washington Dulles to New York La Guardia, train  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to New York La Guardia (LGA) IAD - LGA
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to South Norwalk
  3. Take the train from South Norwalk to Danbury

$121 - $469

Fly Washington Dulles to New York JFK, train  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to New York JFK (JFK) IAD - JFK
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Stamford Amtrak
  3. Take the train from South Norwalk to Danbury

$136 - $474

Bus to Reagan Washington, fly to New York La Guardia, line 7 subway, train  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door to N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay C
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York La Guardia (LGA) DCA - LGA
  3. Take the line 7 subway from 74 St - Broadway to Grand Central - 42 St
  4. Take the train from Grand Central to South Norwalk
  5. Take the train from South Norwalk to Danbury

$90 - $484

Bus to Reagan Washington, fly to White Plains, train, CityBus Route 3  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door to N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay C
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to White Plains (HPN) DCA - HPN
  3. Take the train from White Plains to Brewster
  4. Take the CityBus Route 3 from Brewster to Myrtle & Westville

Train, bus  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from New Carrollton Amtrak to New York Penn Station Northeast Regional / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Danbury, CT

$102 - $232

Train  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Stamford Amtrak Acela Express

$156 - $406

Bus Vamoose Bus  •  9 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Arlington, VA to Penn Station 7th Ave. Corner of W 30th Street
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Danbury, CT

$56 - $78

Drive  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Danbury 315.5 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Danbury is to drive which costs $30 - $45 and takes 5 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Danbury is to fly and bus which takes 4 h 20 min and costs $100 - $350.

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The distance between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) and Danbury is 434 km. The road distance is 505 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 4 h 20 min to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Danbury, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Danbury. However, there are services departing from Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door and arriving at Danbury, CT via 7Th St & Maryland Ave, Massachusetts Avenue and 5th Street NW, Washington, Dc and New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 41 min.

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What companies run services between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD), USA and Danbury, CT, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Danbury hourly. Tickets cost $140 - $370 and the journey takes 3 h 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Danbury via D St Sw & 7Th St Sw, 7Th St & Maryland Ave, K St Nw & 6Th St Nw, Massachusetts Avenue and 5th Street NW, First Street and Massachusetts Avenue NE, Washington, Dc, New York, Ny, and New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal in around 8 h 41 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Hartford
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Washington Dulles to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Washington Dulles to Newark via Richmond
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Washington Dulles to Newark via Buffalo
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Washington Dulles to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Reagan Washington to White Plains
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to South Norwalk
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
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 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
Train from White Plains to Brewster
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$10 - $12
Off-peak onboard
$16 - $18
Onboard
$14 - $21
At station
$11 - $15
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Stamford Amtrak
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Stamford Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$140 - $370
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$140 - $280
First Class Seat
$230 - $370
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Carrollton Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Hartford, CT to Danbury, CT
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.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
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Bus from Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door to N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay C
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
wmata.com
HARTransit
Phone
203-744-4070 ext. 1
Website
hartransit.com
Bus from Brewster to Myrtle & Westville
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
hartransit.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Washington, Dc to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Vamoose Bus
Website
vamoosebus.com
Bus from Arlington, VA to Penn Station 7th Ave. Corner of W 30th Street
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
vamoosebus.com

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