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There are 3 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Princeton Junction by train, car or towncar

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Train  •  2h 5m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Princeton Jct. Northeast Corridor

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Drive  •  1h 16m

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Princeton Junction 65.7 miles

Towncar  •  1h 16m

  1. Take a town car from New York JFK Airport to Princeton Junction 65.7 miles
New York JFK Airport (JFK) → Princeton Junction
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The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Princeton Junction is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Princeton Junction is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1h 16m.

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No, there is no direct train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Princeton Junction. However, there are services departing from Terminal 4 and arriving at Princeton Jct. via Jamaica and New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 5m.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Princeton Junction is 50 miles. The road distance is 65.7 miles.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Princeton Junction without a car is to train which takes 2h 5m and costs $16 - $40.

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It takes approximately 2h 5m to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Princeton Junction, including transfers.

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Princeton Junction train services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from New York Penn Station.

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Princeton Junction train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Princeton Jct. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Princeton Junction is 66 miles. It takes approximately 1h 16m to drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Princeton Junction.

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There are 82+ hotels available in Princeton Junction. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 49.7 miles
  • Duration: 2h 5m

What companies run services between New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA and Princeton Junction, NJ, USA?

NJ Transit operates a train from New York Penn Station to Princeton Jct. every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $15 and the journey takes 1h 12m.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Princeton Jct.
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $15
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Road Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$5 - $7
Adult
$11 - $15
Other operators
Jayride Private Transfers

Jayride is an online booking service for pick up or drop off at airports, using a pre-pay, fixed-price model. You’ll be provided with a choice of transfer companies, from luxury limos to maxi taxis, private cars to shuttle buses, depending on your journey, along with passenger reviews and star ratings. On booking, you’ll receive a confirmation email with the contact details of your transfer company and meeting instructions for your trip.

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Towncar from New York JFK Airport to Princeton Junction
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$230 - $330
Private
$230 - $330

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