There are 7 ways to get from Buffalo to Princeton by plane, bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Fly to Newark, line 100 bus  •  4 h 27 min

  1. BUF - EWR

$128 - $515

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 2 min

  1. Buffalo - NYC / ...
  2. 100

$47 - $125

5 alternative options

Fly to Philadelphia, train, line 606 bus  •  5 h 18 min

  1. BUF - PHL

$189 - $768

Fly to New York La Guardia, train, line 606 bus  •  5 h 40 min

  1. BUF - LGA

$149 - $582

Fly to New York JFK, train, line 606 bus  •  5 h 35 min

  1. BUF - JFK

$153 - $581

Train  •  10 h 42 min

  1. VIA Rail
  2. Northeast Corridor

$82 - $235

Drive  •  6 h 58 min

  1. 372.4 miles

$35 - $55

What companies run services between Buffalo, NY, USA and Princeton, NJ, USA?

You can take a bus from Buffalo to Princeton via New York, Ny and New York Port Authority in around 9 h 2 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Buffalo to Princeton via New York, New York Penn Station, New Brunswick, and New Brunswick Downtown in around 10 h 42 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Buffalo to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Buffalo to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Buffalo to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Buffalo to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,600
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,600
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $190
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Seat
$100 - $190
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Buffalo to New York
Ave. Duration
8 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $210
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$60 - $90
Economy
$100 - $150
Economy Plus
$150 - $210
Business
$150 - $220
Business Plus/Sleeper
$270 - $380
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to New Brunswick
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from New Brunswick Downtown to Palmer Square, Princeton
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
web.coachusa.com
Bus from New York Port Authority to Palmer Square, Princeton
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $25
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
web.coachusa.com
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to New York, NY - Port Authority
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Buffalo, Ny to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Princeton, NJ - Nassau St
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Schedules at
us.megabus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Buffalo and Princeton is 450 km. The road distance is 596 km.

The cheapest way to get from Buffalo to Princeton is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 58 min.

The quickest way to get from Buffalo to Princeton is to fly and line 100 bus which takes 4 h 27 min and costs $120 - $550.

No, there is no direct bus from Buffalo to Princeton. However, there are services departing from Buffalo, NY and arriving at Palmer Square, Princeton via New York Port Authority. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 2 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 27 min to get from Buffalo to Princeton, including transfers.