There are 4 ways to get from Philadelphia to Princeton University by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak Keystone Service / ...
  2. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to Princeton Jct. Northeast Corridor / ...

$27 - $223

Cheapest option

Train, line 606 bus  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak Keystone Service / ...
  2. Take the line 606 bus from S Clinton Ave At Wallenberg Blvd to Nassau St At Witherspoon St 606

$8 - $44

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  54 min

  1. Take a taxi from Philadelphia to Princeton University 44.3 miles

$190 - $240

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Princeton University 44.3 miles

$4 - $7

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Princeton University is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Princeton University is to taxi which costs $190 - $240 and takes 54 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Princeton University is 38 miles. The road distance is 44.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 22 min to get from Philadelphia to Princeton University, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Philadelphia station to Princeton University. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak and arriving at Princeton via Trenton Transit Center and Princeton Jct.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 22 min.

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What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Princeton University, NJ, USA?

You can take a train from Philadelphia to Princeton University via Trenton Transit Center Amtrak, Trenton Transit Center, Princeton Jct., and Princeton in around 1 h 22 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Trenton Transit Center to Princeton Jct.
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to Princeton Junction Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$90 - $180
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Philadelphia to Princeton University
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$190 - $240
http://www.philapark.org/
Website
philapark.org
Freedom Taxi
Phone
+1 215-222-9999
Website
facebook.com
Phila Taxi Service
Phone
+1 267-309-2675
Website
philataxiservice.com
Philadelphia Taxicab Service
Phone
+1 215-535-6700
Website
philataxicab.com

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