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There are 3 ways to get from Princeton Junction to Stamford by train or car

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Train Amtrak Northeast Regional  •  2h 9m

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

$70 - $190

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Train NJ Transit  •  2h 42m

  1. Take the train from Princeton Jct. to New York Penn Station Northeast Corridor / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Stamford Amtrak Station Acela Express / ...

$65 - $340

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Drive  •  1h 41m

  1. Drive from Princeton Junction to Stamford 86.1 miles

$8 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from Princeton Junction to Stamford is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Princeton Junction to Stamford is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1h 41m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Princeton Junction Amtrak Station station and arriving at Stamford Amtrak Station station. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 2h 9m.

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The distance between Princeton Junction and Stamford is 77 miles. The road distance is 86.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Princeton Junction to Stamford without a car is to train which takes 2h 9m and costs $70 - $190.

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The train from Princeton Junction Amtrak Station to Stamford Amtrak Station takes 2h 9m including transfers and departs five times a week.

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Princeton Junction to Stamford train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, arrive at Princeton Junction Amtrak Station.

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Princeton Junction to Stamford train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, arrive at Stamford Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Princeton Junction to Stamford is 86 miles. It takes approximately 1h 41m to drive from Princeton Junction to Stamford.

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  • Distance: 76.6 miles
  • Duration: 2h 9m

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

Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from Princeton Junction to Stamford 5 times a week. Tickets cost $70 - $190 and the journey takes 2h 9m.

Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Princeton Junction Amtrak Station to Stamford Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $120
Business Seat
$100 - $190
Train from Princeton Junction Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$100 - $180
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Princeton Jct. to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $15
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Stamford Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160

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