Danbury - nicknamed Hat City - is a city in the interior of Fairfield County, Connecticut, making it part of the Litchfield Hills region. Danbury is a small city located 60 miles southwest of Hartford and 70 miles northeast of New York City. Founded in the 17th Century, Danbury is the former hat capital of the United States. It was once home to the Great Danbury Fair that has since been replaced by the Danbury Fair Mall, the largest shopping mall in Connecticut. Today, the city has a population of about 75,000 people. It is home to Western Connecticut State University

Get in

By plane

Get around

The easiest and best way to get around Danbury would be by car or bus. With the city being about 44 sq miles, it would not be easy to walk to see the entire town.

HART Bus Serivces The bus line that goes through Danbury is HART. The HART services range from regular buses that can go as far as New Milford and Norwalk, the CityCenter Trolley services, and even bus shuttles that go straight to Brewster NY train station to go into New York City.

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Go next

Routes through Danbury

Newburgh Brewster  W  E  Newtown Waterbury
Central Valley-Harriman Brewster  W  E  Bethel Bristol
Pittsfield Brookfield  N  S  Ridgefield Norwalk
Peekskill Brewster  W  E  Brookfield Torrington
Stamford Bethel  SW  NE  END

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