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There are 10 ways to get from Framingham to Princeton University by train, bus, night bus, car, plane or subway

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Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  7h 48m

  1. Take the train from Boston Back Bay Station to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Princeton Jct. Northeast Corridor / ...

$137 - $532

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Night bus, bus  •  8h 16m

  1. Take the night bus from Worcester, Ma to New York, Ny 2025
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Palmer Square, Princeton

$34 - $81

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Bus  •  8h

  1. Take the bus from Framingham to Harford, CT
  2. Take the bus from Union Station, Hartford, CT to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY
  3. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Palmer Square, Princeton

$39 - $69

Train Amtrak Northeast Regional  •  9h 43m

  1. Take the train from Boston Back Bay Station to Trenton Amtrak Station Northeast Regional / ...

$96 - $223

Drive  •  4h 25m

  1. Drive from Framingham to Princeton University 247.1 miles

$24 - $35

Fly Boston to Newark, train  •  5h 34m

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

$90 - $320

Fly Boston to New York La Guardia, subway, bus  •  6h 33m

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York La Guardia (LGA) BOS - LGA
  2. Take the subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Palmer Square, Princeton

$79 - $279

Fly Boston to Philadelphia, train, line 606 bus  •  6h 10m

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Philadelphia (PHL) BOS - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Trenton Amtrak Station
  3. Take the line 606 bus from S Clinton Ave At Wallenberg Ave to Nassau St At Witherspoon St

$127 - $353

Fly Boston to New York JFK, train  •  6h 18m

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York JFK (JFK) BOS - JFK
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Princeton Jct.

$88 - $486

Train to Providence, fly to Newark, train  •  7h 33m

  1. Take the train from Boston Back Bay Station to Providence Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Newark (EWR) PVD - EWR
  3. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to Princeton Jct.

$206 - $749

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The cheapest way to get from Framingham to Princeton University is to drive which costs $24 - $35 and takes 4h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Framingham to Princeton University is to drive which costs $24 - $35 and takes 4h 25m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Framingham to Princeton University. However, there are services departing from Framingham and arriving at Palmer Square, Princeton via Union Station, Hartford, CT and Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h.

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No, there is no direct train from Framingham to Princeton University. However, there are services departing from Framingham and arriving at Princeton via Boston Back Bay Station, New York Penn Station and Princeton Jct.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 48m.

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The distance between Framingham and Princeton University is 216 miles. The road distance is 247.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Framingham to Princeton University without a car is to train which takes 7h 48m and costs $130 - $550.

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It takes approximately 7h 48m to get from Framingham to Princeton University, including transfers.

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Framingham to Princeton University bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from Framingham station.

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Framingham to Princeton University train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Boston Back Bay Station.

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The best way to get from Framingham to Princeton University is to train which takes 7h 48m and costs $130 - $550. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $35 - $70 and takes 8h.

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Map of how to get from Framingham to Princeton University.
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  • Distance: 216.1 miles
  • Duration: 7h 48m

What companies run services between Framingham, MA, USA and Princeton University, NJ, USA?

You can take a train from Framingham to Princeton University via Boston Back Bay Station, New York Penn Station, Princeton Jct., and Princeton in around 7h 48m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Framingham to Princeton University via Union Station, Hartford, CT, Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY, Port Authority Bus Terminal, and Palmer Square, Princeton in around 8h.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from Boston to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from Boston to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Boston to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Boston to New York JFK via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $310
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Providence to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston Back Bay Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Train from Boston Back Bay Station to Providence Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Princeton Jct.
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
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Train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to Princeton Jct.
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Princeton Junction Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$100 - $180
Train from Boston Back Bay Station to Trenton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
6h 47m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Business Seat
$130 - $210
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Trenton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $190
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
19m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
LIRR
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Framingham to Harford, CT
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Union Station, Hartford, CT to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
peterpanbus.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Palmer Square, Princeton
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Book at
megabus.com
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
Night bus from Worcester, Ma to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to Newark Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 19m.

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

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Framingham to Princeton University train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Princeton Jct. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Framingham to Princeton University is 247 miles. It takes approximately 4h 25m to drive from Framingham to Princeton University.

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Delta, JetBlue Airways and United Airlines offer flights from Boston Airport to Newark Airport.

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There are 94+ hotels available in Princeton University. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Framingham to Boston Airport is to bus which takes 44m and costs $12.

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