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

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Train  •  2h 33m

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

$14 - $75

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Train, line 819 bus  •  3h 1m

  1. Take the train from Princeton Jct. to Metuchen
  2. Take the line 819 bus from Pennsylvania Ave At Metuchen Rail Sta# to Watchung Ave At E 4Th St 819
  3. Take the train from Plainfield to Raritan

$9 - $21

3 alternative options

Bus  •  4h 8m

  1. Take the bus from New Brunswick Downtown to New York Port Authority 100-To PABT
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to West End Ave At Mountain Ave 114 / ...

$14 - $91

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Princeton Junction to Raritan 21 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Princeton Junction to Raritan 21 miles

$2 - $3

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The cheapest way to get from Princeton Junction to Raritan is to drive which costs $2 - $3 and takes 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Princeton Junction to Raritan is to taxi which costs $70 - $90 and takes 31 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Princeton Junction to Raritan. However, there are services departing from Princeton Jct. and arriving at Raritan via Newark Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 33m.

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The distance between Princeton Junction and Raritan is 18 miles. The road distance is 21 miles.

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The best way to get from Princeton Junction to Raritan without a car is to train which takes 2h 33m and costs $14 - $75.

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It takes approximately 2h 33m to get from Princeton Junction to Raritan, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Princeton Junction to Raritan is to train which takes 2h 33m and costs $14 - $75. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $14 - $95 and takes 4h 8m.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Princeton Junction to Raritan is 21 miles. It takes approximately 31 min to drive from Princeton Junction to Raritan.

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  • Distance: 17.5 miles
  • Duration: 2h 33m

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

You can take a train from Princeton Junction to Raritan via Newark Penn Station in around 2h 33m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Princeton Junction to Raritan via New Brunswick, New Brunswick Downtown, New York Port Authority, and Port Authority Bus Terminal in around 4h 8m.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Princeton Jct. to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to Raritan
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Princeton Jct. to Metuchen
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Plainfield to Raritan
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Princeton Junction Amtrak Station to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $65
Business Class Seat
$55 - $110
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Princeton Junction Amtrak Station to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$29 - $45
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Pennsylvania Ave At Metuchen Rail Sta# to Watchung Ave At E 4Th St
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to West End Ave At Mountain Ave
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $13
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from New Brunswick Downtown to New York Port Authority
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $21
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Other operators
Taxi from Princeton Junction to Raritan
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Yellow Cab Trenton
Phone
+1 609-396-8181
Website
yellowcabtrenton.com
Trenton Star Cab
Phone
+1 609-943-8250
Website
trentonstarcab.com
Brothers Taxi
Phone
+1 609-695-0234
Website
brotherstaxi.com
Shreeji Taxi
Phone
+1-732-331-8069
Website
shreejitaxiservices.com
Edison Taxi
Phone
+1 732-201-5555
Website
edisontaxi.com

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