There are 5 ways to get from Hartford to Princeton by bus, train, car or plane

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

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Bus  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Hartford, Ct to New York, Ny 2015 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York Port Authority to Palmer Square, Princeton 100

$19 - $64

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Train  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Hartford Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak Northeast Regional / ...

$81 - $198

Drive  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Hartford to Princeton 166.1 miles

$16 - $24

Fly to Newark, train  •  4 h 31 min

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

$155 - $372

Fly to Philadelphia, train, line 606 bus  •  5 h 41 min

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

$192 - $524

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The cheapest way to get from Hartford to Princeton is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 3 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hartford to Princeton is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 3 h 2 min.

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The distance between Hartford and Princeton is 143 miles. The road distance is 166.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 17 min to get from Hartford to Princeton, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hartford to Princeton. However, there are services departing from Hartford, Ct and arriving at Palmer Square, Princeton via New York Port Authority. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 17 min.

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What companies run services between Hartford, CT, USA and Princeton, NJ, USA?

You can take a bus from Hartford to Princeton via New York, Ny and New York Port Authority in around 4 h 17 min. Alternatively, Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from Hartford to Princeton twice daily. Tickets cost $75 - $200 and the journey takes 3 h 59 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Hartford to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Hartford to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Hartford to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Hartford Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $130
Business Seat
$120 - $200
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
Amtrak
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Hartford, Ct to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Hartford, CT - Union Station to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.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

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