There are 5 ways to get from Princeton Junction to Cranford by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Princeton Jct. to Newark Penn Station Northeast Corridor / ...
  2. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Cranford Raritan Valley Line

$10 - $187

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Train, line 48 bus, line 59 bus  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Princeton Jct. to Rahway
  2. Take the line 48 bus from East Milton Ave At Broad St to Broad St At Jersey St 48
  3. Take the line 59 bus from Broad St At Jersey St to South Ave At High St 59

$8 - $16

3 alternative options

Bus, line 113 bus  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from New Brunswick Downtown to New York Port Authority 100-To PABT
  2. Take the line 113 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to North Ave At Forest St 113

$12 - $61

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Princeton Junction to Cranford 33.6 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Princeton Junction to Cranford 33.6 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Princeton Junction to Cranford is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Princeton Junction to Cranford is to taxi which costs $110 - $140 and takes 44 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Princeton Junction to Cranford. However, there are services departing from Princeton Jct. and arriving at Cranford via Newark Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 25 min.

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The distance between Princeton Junction and Cranford is 29 miles. The road distance is 33.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Princeton Junction to Cranford without a car is to train which takes 1 h 25 min and costs $10 - $190.

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It takes approximately 1 h 25 min to get from Princeton Junction to Cranford, including transfers.

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Princeton Junction to Cranford train services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Princeton Jct. station.

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The best way to get from Princeton Junction to Cranford is to train which takes 1 h 25 min and costs $10 - $190. Alternatively, you can bus and line 113 bus, which costs $12 - $65 and takes 2 h 28 min.

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Princeton Junction to Cranford train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Cranford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Princeton Junction to Cranford is 34 miles. It takes approximately 44 min to drive from Princeton Junction to Cranford.

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  • Distance: 29.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 25 min

What companies run services between Princeton Junction, NJ, USA and Cranford, NJ, USA?

You can take a train from Princeton Junction to Cranford via Newark Penn Station in around 1 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Princeton Junction to Cranford via New Brunswick, New Brunswick Downtown, New York Port Authority, and Port Authority Bus Terminal in around 2 h 28 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Princeton Jct. to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to Cranford
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Princeton Jct. to Rahway
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Princeton Junction Amtrak to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from East Milton Ave At Broad St to Broad St At Jersey St
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Broad St At Jersey St to South Ave At High St
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to North Ave At Forest St
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from New Brunswick Downtown to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $15
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megabus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Princeton Junction to Cranford
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Trenton Star Cab
Phone
+1 609-943-8250
Website
trentonstarcab.com
Brothers Taxi
Phone
+1 609-695-0234
Website
brotherstaxi.com
Yellow Cab Trenton
Phone
+1 609-396-8181
Website
yellowcabtrenton.com
Five Star Taxi
Phone
+1 732-339-3046
Edison Taxi
Phone
+1 732-201-5555
Website
edisontaxi.com

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