There are 7 ways to get from Princeton Junction to Springfield by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Amtrak Northeast Regional  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Princeton Junction Amtrak to Springfield Amtrak Northeast Regional

$80 - $200

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Bus  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from New Brunswick Downtown to New York Port Authority 100-To PABT
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Springfield, Ma 2008 / ...

$27 - $100

5 alternative options

Train via New Haven Union Station  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Princeton Jct. to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to New Haven Union Station
  3. Take the train from New Haven Union Station to Springfield Amtrak

$105 - $259

Drive  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Princeton Junction to Springfield 190.3 miles

$18 - $27

Train to Newark, fly to Hartford, bus  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Princeton Jct. to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Hartford (BDL) EWR - BDL
  3. Take the bus from Hartford, Ct to Springfield, Ma

$161 - $388

Train to Newark, fly to Boston, bus  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Princeton Jct. to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Boston (BOS) EWR - BOS
  3. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Springfield, Ma

$93 - $345

Train, train to Philadelphia, fly to Hartford, bus  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Princeton Jct. to Trenton Transit Center
  2. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  3. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Hartford (BDL) PHL - BDL
  4. Take the bus from Hartford, Ct to Springfield, Ma

$202 - $573

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The cheapest way to get from Princeton Junction to Springfield is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Princeton Junction to Springfield is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Princeton Junction Amtrak and arriving at Springfield Amtrak. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 4 h 51 min.

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The distance between Princeton Junction and Springfield is 163 miles. The road distance is 190.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Princeton Junction to Springfield without a car is to train which takes 4 h 51 min and costs $80 - $200.

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The train from Princeton Junction Amtrak to Springfield Amtrak takes 4 h 51 min including transfers and departs five times a week.

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Princeton Junction to Springfield train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, depart from Princeton Junction Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Princeton Junction to Springfield is to train which takes 4 h 51 min and costs $80 - $200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $27 - $100 and takes 5 h 17 min.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Hartford Airport is the direct flight which takes 58 min.

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Princeton Junction to Springfield train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, arrive at Springfield Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Princeton Junction to Springfield is 190 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 30 min to drive from Princeton Junction to Springfield.

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United Airlines offers flights from Newark Airport to Hartford Airport.

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  • Distance: 163.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 51 min

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

Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from Princeton Junction to Springfield 5 times a week. Tickets cost $80 - $200 and the journey takes 4 h 51 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Princeton Junction to Springfield via New Brunswick, New Brunswick Downtown, New York Port Authority, and New York, Ny in around 5 h 17 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Hartford
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Hartford
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Princeton Junction Amtrak to Springfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Business Seat
$120 - $200
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Princeton Jct. to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Princeton Jct. to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Princeton Jct. to Trenton Transit Center
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak Acela Express

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to New Haven Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $190
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Haven Union Station to Springfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $200
Train from Princeton Junction Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$19 - $29
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Room
$120 - $170
Train from Trenton Transit Center to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $190
Bus operators
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
Book at
megabus.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Springfield, Ma
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $45
Bus from Hartford, Ct to Springfield, Ma
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $13
Flexible
$16 - $20
Bus from Boston, Ma to Springfield, Ma
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Springfield
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Springfield
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.com

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