There are 6 ways to get from Allentown to Princeton by bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, train, line 606 bus  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Allentown, Pa to Newark, Nj
  2. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Trenton Transit Center
  3. Take the line 606 bus from Wallenberg Blvd Across From Terminal to Nassau St At Witherspoon St 606

$24 - $85

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Allentown, Pa to New York, Ny 4692 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Palmer Square, Princeton

$22 - $67

4 alternative options

Bus, train via Doylestown  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Allentown to Doylestown
  2. Take the train from Doylestown to North Broad
  3. Take the train from North Philadelphia Amtrak to Trenton

$31 - $222

Bus Bieber Transportation Group, train  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Allentown to Philadelphia, PA Kutztown / ...
  2. Take the train from Jefferson Station to Trenton Trenton Line

$26 - $46

Bus Bieber Transportation Group  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Allentown to Philadelphia, PA Kutztown / ...
  2. Take the bus from Market St At 11Th St to Wallenberg Blvd Across From Terminal 409

$24 - $52

Drive  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Allentown to Princeton 72.4 miles

$7 - $11

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Allentown to Princeton. However, there are services departing from Allentown, Pa and arriving at Palmer Square, Princeton via Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 50 min.

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The distance between Allentown and Princeton is 47 miles. The road distance is 72.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Allentown to Princeton without a car is to bus and train and line 606 bus which takes 3 h 32 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 32 min to get from Allentown to Princeton, including transfers.

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Allentown to Princeton bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Allentown, Pa station.

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Allentown to Princeton bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at Palmer Square, Princeton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Allentown to Princeton is 72 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 28 min to drive from Allentown to Princeton.

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There are 97+ hotels available in Princeton. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Allentown to Princeton.
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  • Distance: 47.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 32 min

What companies run services between Allentown, PA, USA and Princeton, NJ, USA?

You can take a bus from Allentown to Princeton via New York, Ny and Port Authority Bus Terminal in around 4 h 50 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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to Trenton Transit Center
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$130 - $190
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to Trenton Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Train from Doylestown to North Broad
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Website
septa.org
Train from North Philadelphia Amtrak to Trenton
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Website
septa.org
Train from Jefferson Station to Trenton
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Website
septa.org
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Allentown, Pa to Newark, Nj
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$24 - $35
Bus from Allentown, Pa to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Wallenberg Blvd Across From Terminal to Nassau St At Witherspoon St
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Market St At 11Th St to Wallenberg Blvd Across From Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $15
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Allentown to Doylestown
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
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Bus from Allentown, PA to Philadelphia, PA
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
fab.tdstickets.com
Bieber Transportation Group
Trans-bridge Lines
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Palmer Square, Princeton
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Book at
megabus.com

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