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There are 3 ways to get from New York to Skillman by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1h 33m

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

$50 - $230

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1h 46m

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

$36 - $51

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1h 9m

  1. Drive from New York to Skillman 56.6 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Skillman is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 1h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Skillman is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 1h 9m.

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The distance between New York and Skillman is 44 miles. The road distance is 56.6 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Skillman without a car is to train which takes 1h 33m and costs $50 - $230.

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It takes approximately 1h 33m to get from New York to Skillman, including transfers.

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The best way to get from New York to Skillman is to train which takes 1h 33m and costs $50 - $230. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $35 - $55 and takes 1h 46m.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Skillman is 57 miles. It takes approximately 1h 9m to drive from New York to Skillman.

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There are 102+ hotels available in Skillman. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 43.6 miles
  • Duration: 1h 33m

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Skillman, NJ, USA?

NJ Transit operates a train from New York to Skillman every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $9 - $15 and the journey takes 1h 12m. Amtrak Northeast Regional also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, Megabus operates a bus from New York to Skillman every 3 hours. Tickets cost $7 - $17 and the journey takes 1h 30m.

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
$9 - $15
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
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
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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megabus.com

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