There are 4 ways to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Princeton by bus, subway, train, 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

Bus, line 7 subway, train  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Ditmars Bl/102 St to Roosevelt Av/111 St Q48
  2. Take the line 7 subway from 111 St to Woodside - 61 St 7
  3. Take the train from Woodside to Penn Station
  4. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Princeton Jct.

$21 - $32

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 15 min

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

$13 - $26

2 alternative options

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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It takes approximately 2 h 35 min to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Princeton, including transfers.

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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 35 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
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Ditmars Bl/102 St to Roosevelt Av/111 St
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
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
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megabus.com
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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