There are 3 ways to get from Journal Square Transportation Center to Princeton Junction by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Princeton Jct. Northeast Corridor / ...

$11 - $183

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  55 min

  1. Take a taxi from Journal Square Transportation Center to Princeton Junction 47.5 miles

$190 - $230

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from Journal Square Transportation Center to Princeton Junction 47.5 miles

$4 - $7

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No, there is no direct train from Journal Square Transportation Center to Princeton Junction. However, there are services departing from Journal Square and arriving at Princeton Jct. via Newark Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 20 min.

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The distance between Journal Square Transportation Center and Princeton Junction is 41 miles. The road distance is 47.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Journal Square Transportation Center to Princeton Junction without a car is to train which takes 1 h 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to get from Journal Square Transportation Center to Princeton Junction, including transfers.

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Journal Square Transportation Center to Princeton Junction train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Newark Penn Station.

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Journal Square Transportation Center to Princeton Junction train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Princeton Jct. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Journal Square Transportation Center to Princeton Junction is 48 miles. It takes approximately 55 min to drive from Journal Square Transportation Center to Princeton Junction.

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There are 78+ hotels available in Princeton Junction. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Journal Square Transportation Center to Princeton Junction.
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  • Distance: 41.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 20 min

What companies run services between Journal Square Transportation Center, NJ, USA and Princeton Junction, NJ, USA?

NJ Transit operates a train from Journal Square Transportation Center to Princeton Junction every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $13 and the journey takes 54 min. Amtrak Northeast Regional also services this route twice daily.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to Princeton Jct.
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to Princeton Junction Amtrak
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
Other operators
Taxi from Journal Square Transportation Center to Princeton Junction
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
$190 - $230
https://www.newarknj.gov/
Website
panynj.gov
Newark Airport Taxi
Phone
+1 973-273-4420
Website
newarkairporttaxi.us
Gold Lincoln Taxi
Phone
+1 973-344-5566
Website
goldlincolntaxinj.com
Jacob's Car Service
Phone
+1 973-673-5901
Website
jacobscabservice.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
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
Lime Car Service & Taxi
Phone
+1 201-461-9999
Website
limetaxicab.com
Babes Taxi
Phone
+1 201-944-6800
Website
babestaxi.com
Scotty's Taxi
Phone
+1 210-943-1234
Website
scottystaxicab.com
Chico Express
Phone
+1 718-256-6666
Website
chicoexpress.net
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Bay Express
Phone
+1 718-232-3434
La Revancha
Phone
+1 718-236-2424
Website
larevancha.net

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