Directions from Jersey City to Princeton

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Recommended option

Train, line 100 bus  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level to New Brunswick Northeast Corridor
  2. Take the line 100 bus from New Brunswick Downtown to Palmer Square, Princeton 100

$18 - $28

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  53 min

  1. Take a taxi from Jersey City to Princeton 44.9 miles

$180 - $220

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from Jersey City to Princeton 44.9 miles

$4 - $7

What companies run services between Jersey City, NJ, USA and Princeton, NJ, USA?

There is no direct connection from Jersey City to Princeton. However, you can take the train to New Brunswick, take the walk to New Brunswick Downtown, then take the line 100 bus to Palmer Square, Princeton. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Princeton.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level to New Brunswick
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Coach USA
Other operators
Taxi from Jersey City to Princeton
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220
https://www.newarknj.gov/
Website
panynj.gov
Jacob's Car Service
Phone
+1 973-673-5901
Website
jacobscabservice.com
Newark Airport Taxi
Phone
+1 973-273-4420
Website
newarkairporttaxi.us
Gold Lincoln Taxi
Phone
+1 973-344-5566
Website
goldlincolntaxinj.com
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Black Cabby
Phone
+1 908-76-82947
Website
blackcabby.com
http://www.elizabethnj.org/
Website
panynj.gov
Elizabeth Taxi
Phone
+1 908-344-1729
Website
elizabethtaxi.com
Chico Express
Phone
+1 718-256-6666
Website
chicoexpress.net
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
La Revancha
Phone
+1 718-236-2424
Website
larevancha.net
Bay Express
Phone
+1 718-232-3434

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Jersey City and Princeton is 65 km. The road distance is 72 km.

The cheapest way to get from Jersey City to Princeton is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 53 min.

The quickest way to get from Jersey City to Princeton is to taxi which takes 53 min and costs $180 - $220.

It takes approximately 1 h 43 min to get from Jersey City to Princeton, including transfers.