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

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Bus, line 7 subway, train  •  3h 18m

  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.
  5. Take the train from Princeton Jct. to Princeton

$21 - $198

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3h 27m

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

$13 - $26

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1h 13m

  1. Drive from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Princeton University 62.5 miles

$6 - $9

Towncar  •  1h 13m

  1. Take a town car from New York La Guardia Airport to Princeton University 62.5 miles

$16 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Princeton University is to drive which costs $6 - $9 and takes 1h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Princeton University is to drive which costs $6 - $9 and takes 1h 13m.

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The distance between New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) and Princeton University is 51 miles. The road distance is 62.5 miles.

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The best way to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Princeton University without a car is to bus and line 7 subway and train which takes 3h 18m and costs $20 - $200.

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It takes approximately 3h 18m to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Princeton University, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Princeton University is 63 miles. It takes approximately 1h 13m to drive from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Princeton University.

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Map of how to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Princeton University.
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  • Distance: 51.2 miles
  • Duration: 3h 18m

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

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

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Woodside to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
11m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
LIRR
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
$9 - $15
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Princeton Jct. to Princeton
Ave. Duration
10m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Princeton Junction Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$100 - $180
Bus operators
MTA
Website
mta.info
Bus from Ditmars Bl/102 St to Roosevelt Av/111 St
Ave. Duration
10m
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
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $17
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Other operators
Private Transfers
Towncar from New York La Guardia Airport to Princeton University
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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