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There are 5 ways to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Princeton by train, bus, car or towncar

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

Train, line 606 bus  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Trenton Transit Center Keystone Service / ...
  2. Take the line 606 bus from Wallenberg Blvd Across From Terminal to Nassau St At Witherspoon St 606

$35 - $68

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Palmer Square, Princeton

$13 - $26

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Roosevelt Av/74 St to W 32 St/7 Av Q32
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Trenton Transit Center Northeast Corridor

$17 - $34

Drive  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Drive from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Princeton 61.1 miles

$6 - $9

Towncar  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take a town car from New York La Guardia Airport to Princeton 61.1 miles

$16 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Princeton is to drive which costs $6 - $9 and takes 1 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Princeton is to drive which costs $6 - $9 and takes 1 h 11 min.

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The distance between New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) and Princeton is 51 miles. The road distance is 61.1 miles.

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The best way to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Princeton without a car is to train and line 606 bus which takes 2 h 48 min and costs $35 - $70.

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It takes approximately 2 h 48 min to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Princeton, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Princeton is 61 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 11 min to drive from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Princeton.

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Map of how to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Princeton.
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  • Distance: 51 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 48 min

What companies run services between New York La Guardia Airport (LGA), USA and Princeton, NJ, USA?

Megabus operates a bus from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Princeton every 3 hours. Tickets cost $7 - $17 and the journey takes 1 h 30 min.

Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Trenton Transit Center
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Trenton Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Palmer Square, Princeton
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Book at
megabus.com
MTA
Website
mta.info
Bus from Roosevelt Av/74 St to W 32 St/7 Av
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from New York La Guardia Airport to Princeton
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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