There are 6 ways to get from Cornell University to Princeton University by plane, train, taxi, bus 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

Fly Ithaca to Newark, train  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Ithaca (ITH) to Newark (EWR) ITH - EWR
  2. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to Princeton Jct.

$257 - $894

Cheapest option

Bus OurBus  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Ithaca, NY to New York, NY OurBus Intercity Prime
  2. Take the bus from New York Port Authority to Palmer Square, Princeton 100

$24 - $56

4 alternative options

Fly Ithaca to Philadelphia, train  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Ithaca (ITH) to Philadelphia (PHL) ITH - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to Princeton Jct.

$271 - $866

Taxi to Elmira/Corning, fly to Newark, train  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cornell University to Elmira/Corning
  2. Fly from Elmira/Corning (ELM) to Newark (EWR) ELM - EWR
  3. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to Princeton Jct.

$173 - $507

Bus College Express  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Cornell University West to Port Authority Bus Terminal College Express
  2. Take the bus from New York Port Authority to Palmer Square, Princeton 100

$48 - $66

Drive  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Cornell University to Princeton University 223 miles

$21 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cornell University to Princeton University is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 4 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cornell University to Princeton University is to fly and train which takes 3 h 13 min and costs $250 - $900.

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The distance between Cornell University and Princeton University is 279 km. The road distance is 357 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 13 min to get from Cornell University to Princeton University, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cornell University to Princeton University. However, there are services departing from Ithaca, NY and arriving at Palmer Square, Princeton via New York Port Authority. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 55 min.

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

You can take a bus from Cornell University to Princeton University via Ithaca, NY, New York, NY, New York Port Authority, and Palmer Square, Princeton in around 6 h 55 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Ithaca to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,600
Flights from Elmira/Corning to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $390
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Ithaca to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $850
Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to Princeton Jct.
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Trenton Transit Center to Princeton Jct.
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
Train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to Princeton Junction Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$90 - $180
Bus operators
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Ithaca, NY to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
ourbus.com
Coach USA
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
College Express
Website
collegeexpressbus.com
Bus from Cornell University West to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$41
Schedules at
collegeexpressbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Cornell University to Elmira/Corning
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Ithaca Dispatch
Phone
+1 607-277-8294
Website
ithacataxi.biz
Green Hornet Taxi
Phone
+1 607-280-3779
Website
greenhornettaxicab.com
Collegetown Cab
Phone
+1 607-588-8888

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