There are 3 ways to get from Princeton Junction to Montclair State University by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Princeton Jct. to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level Northeast Corridor
  2. Take the train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level to Montclair Heights Montclair-Boonton Line

$12 - $21

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Bus, line 191 bus  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from New Brunswick Downtown to New York Port Authority 100-To PABT
  2. Take the line 191 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Valley Rd 1056' S Of Maclean Rd. 191

$11 - $60

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Drive  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Princeton Junction to Montclair State University 50.7 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Princeton Junction to Montclair State University is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 1 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Princeton Junction to Montclair State University is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 1 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Princeton Junction to Montclair State University. However, there are services departing from Princeton Jct. and arriving at Montclair Heights via Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 25 min.

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The distance between Princeton Junction and Montclair State University is 44 miles. The road distance is 50.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Princeton Junction to Montclair State University without a car is to train which takes 2 h 25 min and costs $12 - $22.

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It takes approximately 2 h 25 min to get from Princeton Junction to Montclair State University, including transfers.

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Princeton Junction to Montclair State University train services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Princeton Jct. station.

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The best way to get from Princeton Junction to Montclair State University is to train which takes 2 h 25 min and costs $12 - $22. Alternatively, you can bus and line 191 bus, which costs $11 - $60 and takes 3 h 16 min.

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Princeton Junction to Montclair State University train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Montclair Heights station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Princeton Junction to Montclair State University is 51 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 3 min to drive from Princeton Junction to Montclair State University.

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  • Distance: 43.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 25 min

What companies run services between Princeton Junction, NJ, USA and Montclair State University, NJ, USA?

You can take a train from Princeton Junction to Montclair State University via Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level and Montclair Heights in around 2 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Princeton Junction to Montclair State University via New Brunswick, New Brunswick Downtown, New York Port Authority, Port Authority Bus Terminal, and Valley Rd 1056' S Of Maclean Rd. in around 3 h 16 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Princeton Jct. to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level to Montclair Heights
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
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