There are 11 ways to get from Harvard to Princeton by taxi, plane, train, bus, night bus or car

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Taxi to Manchester, fly to Newark, train  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take a taxi from Harvard to Manchester
  2. Fly from Manchester (MHT) to Newark (EWR) MHT - EWR
  3. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to Princeton Jct.

$383 - $885

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Night bus, bus  •  10 h 30 min

  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

$51 - $100

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Fly Worcester to New York JFK, train  •  4 h 14 min

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

$216 - $780

Fly Worcester to Philadelphia, train, line 606 bus  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Worcester (ORH) to Philadelphia (PHL) ORH - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Trenton Transit Center
  3. Take the line 606 bus from Wallenberg Blvd Across From Terminal to Nassau St At Witherspoon St

$277 - $1,054

Train to Boston, fly to Newark, train  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Littleton/Rte 495 to North Station
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Newark (EWR) BOS - EWR
  3. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to Princeton Jct.

$107 - $346

Train to Boston, fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Littleton/Rte 495 to North Station
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York La Guardia (LGA) BOS - LGA
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Princeton Jct.

$101 - $308

Train to Boston, fly to New York JFK, train  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Littleton/Rte 495 to North Station
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York JFK (JFK) BOS - JFK
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Princeton Jct.

$103 - $345

Train  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Littleton/Rte 495 to North Station Fitchburg Line
  2. Take the train from Boston Back Bay Station to Trenton Transit Center Acela Express / ...

$180 - $442

Train via New York Penn Station  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Littleton/Rte 495 to North Station
  2. Take the train from Boston Back Bay Station to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Princeton Jct.

$161 - $396

Bus  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Lowell to Port Authority NY
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Palmer Square, Princeton

$72 - $98

Drive  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Harvard to Princeton 255.5 miles

$25 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Harvard to Princeton is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Harvard to Princeton is to taxi and fly and train which costs $380 - $900 and takes 3 h 58 min.

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The distance between Harvard and Princeton is 219 miles. The road distance is 255.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Harvard to Princeton without a car is to train which takes 7 h 39 min and costs $180 - $450.

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It takes approximately 3 h 58 min to get from Harvard to Princeton, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Harvard to Princeton is to train which takes 7 h 39 min and costs $180 - $450. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $70 - $100 and takes 8 h 51 min.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to Newark Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Harvard to Princeton is 256 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 33 min to drive from Harvard to Princeton.

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United Airlines offers flights from Manchester Airport to Newark Airport.

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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 Harvard to Princeton.
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  • Distance: 219.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 58 min

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

You can take a train from Harvard to Princeton via Littleton/Rte 495, North Station, Back Bay, Boston Back Bay Station, Trenton Transit Center, and Wallenberg Blvd Across From Terminal in around 7 h 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Harvard to Princeton via Ibm, Kennedy Center, Lowell, Port Authority NY, and Port Authority Bus Terminal in around 8 h 51 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Worcester to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Worcester to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Manchester to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
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 New York Penn Station to Princeton Jct.
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
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 Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Trenton Transit Center
Ave. Duration
28 min
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
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston Back Bay Station to Trenton Transit Center
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$150 - $400
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$150 - $290
First Class Seat
$250 - $400
Train from Boston Back Bay Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Bus operators
Coach Company
Phone
+1 800 874 3377
Email
info@coachco.com
Website
coachco.com
Bus from Lowell to Port Authority NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
coachco.com
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
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.

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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
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Other operators
Taxi from Harvard to Manchester
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$260 - $310

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The best way to get from Harvard to Worcester Airport is to taxi which takes 36 min and costs $85 - $110.

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