Directions from Harvard to Princeton

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

Bus  •  7 h 18 min

  1. 100

$73 - $137

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  9 h 3 min

$68 - $88

10 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Fitchburg Line
  2. Acela Express / ...

$180 - $442

Train via New York Penn Station  •  7 h 50 min

$220 - $572

Drive  •  4 h 33 min

  1. 255.5 miles

$25 - $40

Taxi to Manchester, fly to Newark  •  4 h 16 min

  1. MHT - EWR

$390 - $896

Train to Boston, fly to Newark, train, line 100 bus  •  5 h 48 min

  1. BOS - EWR

$114 - $357

Fly Worcester to New York JFK, train, line 606 bus  •  4 h 35 min

  1. ORH - JFK

$277 - $958

Train to Boston, fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  6 h 55 min

  1. BOS - LGA

$160 - $484

Train to Boston, fly to New York JFK, train  •  6 h 49 min

  1. BOS - JFK

$164 - $523

Taxi, bus to Hartford, fly to Newark, train, line 100 bus  •  6 h 54 min

  1. BDL - EWR

$248 - $500

Train, train to Providence, fly to Newark, line 100 bus  •  7 h 29 min

  1. PVD - EWR

$291 - $789

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

You can take a bus from Harvard to Princeton via Leominster Senior Center, Union Station, Worcester, Ma, Hartford, Ct, New York, Ny, and New York Port Authority in around 7 h 18 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Harvard to Princeton via Littleton/Rte 495, Porter Square, Porter - Inbound, South Station - Outbound, Boston South Station Amtrak, Trenton Transit Center Amtrak, and S Clinton Ave At Wallenberg Blvd in around 7 h 42 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Manchester to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Hartford to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Providence to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Worcester to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Train operators
MBTA
Website
mbta.com
Train from Littleton/Rte 495 to Porter Square
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
mbta.com
Train from Littleton/Rte 495 to North Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
mbta.com
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$150 - $400
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$150 - $290
First Class Seat
$250 - $400
Train from Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Train from Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
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
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
Train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New Brunswick
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
njtransit.com
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
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Worcester, Ma to Hartford, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$22 - $28
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
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
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
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
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
Go Buses
Phone
1 855 888-7160
Email
gobuses@facebook.com
Website
gobuses.com
Bus from Cambridge, MA to Manhattan, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
gobuses.com
Other operators
Taxi from Harvard to Manchester
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$260 - $310

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Harvard and Princeton is 351 km. The road distance is 409 km.

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

The quickest way to get from Harvard to Princeton is to taxi and fly which takes 4 h 16 min and costs $390 - $900.

It takes approximately 7 h 18 min to get from Harvard to Princeton, including transfers.