Temporary Danbury Branch Schedule in Effect Until Further Notice
A temporary Danbury schedule will be in effectuntil further notice to provide a more reliable service while contractors for Metro-North and the Connecticut Dept. of Transportation (ConnDOT) work to resolve the problem with the new grade crossing system.
This problem has necessitated "Stop and Warn" procedures to ensure safe train movements past each crossing, resulting in delays.
The following service adjustments are in effect:
- All AM Peak trains will depart Danbury 8-10 minutes earlier.
- PM Peak trains from South Norwalk to Danbury will arrive up to 11 minutes later.
- AM Reverse Peak service between South Norwalk and Danbury (the 7:33 AM & 8:48 AM train from South Norwalk) will be bused.
Weekday Off-Peak Busing (Monday to Friday)
Departing Danbury (to South Norwalk): Buses will substitute for all trains and leave Danbury up to 25 minutes earlier.
Departing South Norwalk (to Danbury): All trains will be bused and arrive in Danbury up to 20 minutes later, except the 4:15 PM from South Norwalk to Danbury, which will operate as a train and arrive in Danbury 11 minutes later.
Weekend Substitute Busing
- All trains will be bused.
-Buses will leave Danbury (to South Norwalk) up to 14 minutes earlier;
-Buses departing South Norwalk (to Danbury) will arrive up to 20 minutes later.
We are implementing these service changes to improve your commute, and are working to resume a regular schedule as soon as possible.
We regret any inconvenience you may experience as a result of these service changes.
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