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There are 11 ways to get from Princeton University to Brown University by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  5 h 27 min

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

$75 - $249

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Bus  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Palmer Square, Princeton to New York Port Authority 100-To PABT
  2. Take the bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence

$26 - $59

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Bus via Convention Center, Providence, RI  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Palmer Square, Princeton to New York Port Authority 100-To PABT
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Convention Center, Providence, RI Peter Pan

$28 - $66

Train Amtrak Northeast Regional  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton Amtrak Station to Providence Amtrak Station Northeast Regional

$86 - $214

Drive  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Princeton University to Brown University 232.9 miles

$22 - $35

Bus to New York La Guardia, fly to Boston, train  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Palmer Square, Princeton to New York Port Authority
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Boston (BOS) LGA - BOS
  3. Take the train from Boston Back Bay Station to Providence Amtrak Station

$81 - $442

Line 606 bus, train to Philadelphia, fly to Providence  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take the line 606 bus from Nassau St At Palmer Square to Wallenberg Ave In Front Of Terminal
  2. Take the train from Trenton Amtrak Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  3. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Providence (PVD) PHL - PVD

$142 - $433

Bus, train, train to New York JFK, fly to Boston  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Palmer Square, Princeton to New Brunswick Downtown
  2. Take the train from New Brunswick to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica
  4. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Boston (BOS) JFK - BOS
  5. Take the train from Boston Back Bay Station to Providence Amtrak Station

$97 - $656

Line 606 bus, train to Philadelphia, fly to Boston, train  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the line 606 bus from Nassau St At Palmer Square to Wallenberg Ave In Front Of Terminal
  2. Take the train from Trenton Amtrak Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  3. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Boston (BOS) PHL - BOS
  4. Take the train from Boston Back Bay Station to Providence Amtrak Station

$129 - $509

Line 606 bus, train to Newark, fly to Providence  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Take the line 606 bus from Nassau St At Palmer Square to Wallenberg Ave In Front Of Terminal
  2. Take the train from Trenton Amtrak Station to Newark Liberty International Airport
  3. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Providence (PVD) EWR - PVD

$188 - $596

Line 606 bus, train to Newark, fly to Boston, train  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the line 606 bus from Nassau St At Palmer Square to Wallenberg Ave In Front Of Terminal
  2. Take the train from Trenton Amtrak Station to Newark Liberty International Airport
  3. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Boston (BOS) EWR - BOS
  4. Take the train from Boston Back Bay Station to Providence Amtrak Station

$85 - $492

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The cheapest way to get from Princeton University to Brown University is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 4 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Princeton University to Brown University is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 4 h 18 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Princeton University to Brown University. However, there are services departing from Palmer Square, Princeton and arriving at 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence via New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 47 min.

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The distance between Princeton University and Brown University is 199 miles. The road distance is 232.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Princeton University to Brown University without a car is to train which takes 5 h 27 min and costs $70 - $250.

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It takes approximately 5 h 27 min to get from Princeton University to Brown University, including transfers.

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Princeton University to Brown University bus services, operated by Coach USA, depart from Palmer Square, Princeton station.

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The best way to get from Princeton University to Brown University is to train which takes 5 h 27 min and costs $70 - $250. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $26 - $60 and takes 6 h 47 min.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Princeton University to Brown University bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, arrive at 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence station.

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Map of how to get from Princeton University to Brown University.
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  • Distance: 199.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 27 min

What companies run services between Princeton University, NJ, USA and Brown University, RI, USA?

You can take a train from Princeton University to Brown University via Princeton Jct., New York Penn Station, and Providence Amtrak Station in around 5 h 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Princeton University to Brown University via Palmer Square, Princeton, New York Port Authority, New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal, and 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence in around 6 h 47 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from Philadelphia to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Philadelphia to Boston via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
Flights from Philadelphia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $500
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Philadelphia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Princeton Jct. to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from New Brunswick to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $12
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 New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$100 - $180
Train from Trenton Amtrak Station to Providence Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $140
Business Seat
$130 - $210
Train from New Brunswick Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
Train from Trenton Amtrak Station to Newark Liberty International Airport
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$15 - $30
Business Seat
$23 - $40
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Providence Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$49
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$49
Business Class
$80 - $140
First Class
$198
Train from Boston Back Bay Station to Providence Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Trenton Amtrak Station 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
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
LIRR
Bus operators
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Palmer Square, Princeton to New York Port Authority
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $24
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
web.coachusa.com
Bus from Palmer Square, Princeton to New Brunswick Downtown
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
web.coachusa.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Palmer Square, Princeton to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $17
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megabus.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Convention Center, Providence, RI
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Princeton University to Brown University is 233 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 18 min to drive from Princeton University to Brown University.

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