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Duration 6h 20m
Distance 258.9 miles
Average price $88
Frequency 11/day

Trip overview

The average train between Princeton Junction and Canton takes 6h 20m and the fastest train takes 5h 17m. The train service runs several times per day from Princeton Junction to Canton. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Princeton Jct.
  2. New York Penn Station
  3. Providence
  4. Canton
6h 51m
$50 - $198

Princeton Junction to Canton train times

Trains run every two hours between Princeton Junction and Canton. The service departs Princeton Junction at 15:36 in the afternoon, which arrives into Canton at 21:37. All services require a transfer, and take on average 6h 20m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Princeton Junction to Canton. However, there are services departing from Princeton Jct. and arriving at Canton Junction via New York Penn Station and Providence. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 51m.

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The distance between Princeton Junction and Canton is 222 miles. The road distance is 258.9 miles.

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Princeton Junction to Canton train services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Princeton Jct. station.

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Princeton Junction to Canton train services, operated by MBTA, arrive at Canton Junction station.

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There are 1818+ hotels available in Canton. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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