There are 3 ways to get from Trenton to New York by train, bus or car

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Train  •  55 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to New York Penn Station Keystone Service / ...

$11 - $50

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Line 606 bus, bus  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Take the line 606 bus from Wallenberg Blvd Across From Terminal to Nassau St At Witherspoon St 606
  2. Take the bus from Palmer Square, Princeton to New York Port Authority 100-To PABT

$8 - $28

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Drive  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Trenton to New York 64.8 miles

$6 - $10

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No, there is no direct bus from Trenton to New York. However, there are services departing from Wallenberg Blvd Across From Terminal and arriving at New York Port Authority via Palmer Square, Princeton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 53 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Trenton Transit Center and arriving at New York Penn Station station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 55 min.

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The distance between Trenton and New York is 53 miles. The road distance is 64.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Trenton to New York without a car is to train which takes 55 min and costs .

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The train from Trenton Transit Center to New York Penn Station takes 55 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Trenton to New York bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Wallenberg Blvd Across From Terminal station.

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Trenton to New York train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Trenton Transit Center station.

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The best way to get from Trenton to New York is to train which takes 55 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 606 bus and bus, which costs and takes 2 h 53 min.

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Trenton to New York bus services, operated by Coach USA, arrive at New York Port Authority station.

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Trenton to New York train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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  • Distance: 53.2 miles
  • Duration: 55 min

What companies run services between Trenton, NJ, USA and New York, NY, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Trenton to New York hourly. Tickets cost $25 - $50 and the journey takes 55 min. NJ Transit also services this route every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Trenton to New York via Nassau St At Witherspoon St and Palmer Square, Princeton in around 2 h 53 min.

Train operators
Amtrak

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.

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Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Trenton Transit Center to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Trenton Transit Center to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Palmer Square, Princeton to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $17
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megabus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Trenton to New York is 65 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 10 min to drive from Trenton to New York.

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