There are 5 ways to get from Ithaca to Princeton by plane, train, bus, taxi 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 10 min

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

$259 - $897

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Ithaca, Ny to Binghamton, Ny 212
  2. Take the bus from Binghamton, Ny to New York, Ny 271
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Princeton Jct.

$47 - $128

3 alternative options

Fly Ithaca to Philadelphia, train, line 606 bus  •  4 h

  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 line 606 bus from S Clinton Ave At Wallenberg Blvd to Nassau St At Witherspoon St

$269 - $690

Taxi to Elmira/Corning, fly to Newark, train  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ithaca 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.

$171 - $504

Drive  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Ithaca to Princeton 222.5 miles

$21 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ithaca to Princeton is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 4 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ithaca to Princeton is to fly and train which takes 3 h 10 min and costs $250 - $900.

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The distance between Ithaca and Princeton is 279 km. The road distance is 356 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 10 min to get from Ithaca to Princeton, including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from Ithaca to Princeton. However, you can take the taxi to Ithaca airport, fly to Newark, take the walk to Terminal B, take the train to Newark Liberty Airport Station, take the walk to Newark Airport Railroad Station, take the train to Princeton Jct., then take the train to Princeton. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Ithaca airport, fly to Philadelphia, take the walk to Airport Terminal A, take the train to University City, take the walk to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak, take the train to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak, take the walk to S Clinton Ave At Wallenberg Blvd, then take the line 606 bus to Princeton.

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 New York Penn Station to Princeton Jct.
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $15
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
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Ithaca, Ny to Binghamton, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Bus from Binghamton, Ny to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $55
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Ithaca, NY to Binghamton, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
sales.coachusa.com
Bus from Binghamton, NY to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Schedules at
coachusa.com
Book at
sales.coachusa.com
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Binghamton, NY to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Binghamton, NY to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$20 - $29
Online Fare
$24 - $45
Standard Fare
$35 - $50
Refundable
$40 - $60
Other operators
Taxi from Ithaca to Elmira/Corning
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$70 - $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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