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Duration 17 min
Distance 12.2 miles
Average price $26
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Princeton Junction and Trenton takes 17 min and the fastest train takes 7 min. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Princeton Junction to Trenton. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Princeton Jct.
  2. Trenton
16 min
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$3 - $55

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Princeton Jct. and arriving at Trenton Transit Center. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 16 min.

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The distance between Princeton Junction and Trenton is 10 miles. The road distance is 12.2 miles.

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

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Princeton Junction to Trenton train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Trenton Transit Center station.

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What companies run services between Princeton Junction and Trenton?

NJ Transit operates a train from Princeton Jct. to Trenton Transit Center every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $8 and the journey takes 16 min. Two other operators also service this route.
Train operators
NJ Transit
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Princeton Jct. to Trenton Transit Center
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Princeton Junction Amtrak Station to Trenton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$30 - $55
Business Class Seat
$50 - $95
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Princeton Junction Amtrak Station to Trenton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $30
Premium
$170 - $240
Flexi Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Business Seat
$24 - $35

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