There are 12 ways to get from Montreal to Princeton Junction by plane, train, bus, night bus 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 Montreal to Newark, train  •  4 h 58 min

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

$122 - $326

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Montreal, Pq to New York, Ny 4015
  2. Take the bus from New York Port Authority to East Brunswick 100

$59 - $167

10 alternative options

Bus to Burlington, fly to Newark, train  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Montreal, Pq to Burlington Arpt, Vt
  2. Fly from Burlington (BTV) to Newark (EWR) BTV - EWR
  3. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to Princeton Jct.

$126 - $451

Fly Montreal to New York La Guardia, train  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to New York La Guardia (LGA) YUL - LGA
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Princeton Jct.

$106 - $306

Bus to Burlington, fly to New York JFK, train  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Montreal, Pq to Burlington Arpt, Vt
  2. Fly from Burlington (BTV) to New York JFK (JFK) BTV - JFK
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Princeton Jct.

$114 - $412

Fly Montreal to Philadelphia, train  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Philadelphia (PHL) YUL - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to Princeton Jct.

$209 - $799

Fly Montreal to New York JFK, train  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to New York JFK (JFK) YUL - JFK
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Princeton Jct.

$115 - $417

Train to Ottawa, fly to Newark, train  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Montréal to Ottawa
  2. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Newark (EWR) YOW - EWR
  3. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to Princeton Jct.

$166 - $467

Bus, train  •  11 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Montreal, QC (1717 rue Berri) to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Princeton Jct. Northeast Corridor

$66 - $96

Train  •  12 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Montreal Central Station to New York Penn Station Adirondack
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Princeton Jct. Northeast Corridor

$72 - $179

Night bus, train  •  9 h 59 min

  1. Take the night bus from Montreal, Pq to Albany, Ny
  2. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Princeton Jct.

$78 - $165

Drive  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Montreal to Princeton Junction 410 miles

$50 - $80

What companies run services between Montreal, QC, Canada and Princeton Junction, NJ, USA?

You can take a bus from Montreal to Princeton Junction via New York, Ny, New York Port Authority, East Brunswick, New Brunswick Downtown, and New Brunswick in around 10 h 32 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Montreal to Princeton Junction via New York Penn Station in around 12 h 9 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Montreal to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Montreal to Newark via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Montreal to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Montreal to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Montreal to Philadelphia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Newark via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Montreal to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Burlington to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Montreal to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Montreal to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,700
Flights from Ottawa to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Newark via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Montreal to Newark via Toronto Island
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Ottawa to Newark via Toronto Island
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Montreal to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Montreal to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from Montreal to Philadelphia via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from Montreal to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Montreal to New York JFK via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Montreal to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Burlington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Montreal to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Burlington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
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
Train from Trenton Transit Center to Princeton Jct.
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Montreal Central Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Room
$270 - $380
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Seat
$65 - $110
Bedroom
$270 - $330
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to Princeton Junction Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$90 - $180
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Montréal to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$29 - $45
Economy
$40 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $90
Business
$55 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Montreal, Pq to Burlington Arpt, Vt
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Montreal, Pq to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
Night bus from Montreal, Pq to Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $45
Flexible
$45 - $65
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Montreal, QC (1717 rue Berri) to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Montreal and Princeton Junction is 583 km. The road distance is 656 km.

The cheapest way to get from Montreal to Princeton Junction is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 7 h 14 min.

The quickest way to get from Montreal to Princeton Junction is to fly and train which takes 4 h 58 min and costs $150 - $430.

No, there is no direct train from Montreal to Princeton Junction. However, there are services departing from Montreal Central Station and arriving at Princeton Jct. via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 9 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 58 min to get from Montreal to Princeton Junction, including transfers.