There are 9 ways to get from Princeton University to Durham (Station) by plane, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly from Trenton-Mercer, line 700 bus  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Trenton-Mercer (TTN) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) TTN - RDU
  2. Take the line 700 bus from Regional Transit Center to Duke St at Jackson St

$136 - $288

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  12 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton to 30th Street Station
  2. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA to Washington DC
  3. Take the bus from Washington to Durham, NC

$47 - $78

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Train to Newark, fly  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Princeton Jct. to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) EWR - RDU

$107 - $404

Train, train to Philadelphia, fly, line 700 bus  •  6 h 18 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 Raleigh/Durham (RDU) PHL - RDU
  4. Take the line 700 bus from Regional Transit Center to Duke St at Jackson St

$98 - $551

Train to New York La Guardia, fly  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Princeton Jct. to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) LGA - RDU

$96 - $354

Train to New York JFK, fly  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Princeton Jct. to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) JFK - RDU

$108 - $403

Train  •  11 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to Durham Amtrak Carolinian

$80 - $248

Bus  •  14 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Palmer Square, Princeton to New York Port Authority 100-To PABT
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Durham, Nc 1081 / ...

$57 - $154

Drive  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Princeton University to Durham (Station) 443.6 miles

$40 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from Princeton University to Durham (Station) is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 7 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Princeton University to Durham (Station) is to fly and line 700 bus which costs $130 - $290 and takes 3 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Princeton University to Durham (Station). However, there are services departing from Palmer Square, Princeton and arriving at Durham, Nc via New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 59 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Princeton University to Durham (Station). However, there are services departing from Princeton and arriving at Durham Amtrak via Princeton Jct. and Trenton Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 12 min.

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The distance between Princeton University and Durham (Station) is 381 miles. The road distance is 443.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Princeton University to Durham (Station) without a car is to train which takes 11 h 12 min and costs $80 - $250.

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It takes approximately 3 h 36 min to get from Princeton University to Durham (Station), including transfers.

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Princeton University to Durham (Station) bus services, operated by Coach USA, depart from Palmer Square, Princeton station.

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Princeton University to Durham (Station) train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Trenton Transit Center station.

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The best way to get from Princeton University to Durham (Station) is to train which takes 11 h 12 min and costs $80 - $250. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $55 - $160 and takes 14 h 59 min.

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Map of how to get from Princeton University to Durham (Station).
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  • Distance: 380.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 36 min

What companies run services between Princeton University, NJ, USA and Durham (Station), NC, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Princeton University to Durham (Station) once daily. Tickets cost $75 - $210 and the journey takes 9 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Princeton University to Durham (Station) via Palmer Square, Princeton, New York Port Authority, and New York, Ny in around 14 h 59 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $850
Flights from Philadelphia to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,500
Flights from New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from New York JFK to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Raleigh/Durham via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Raleigh/Durham via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from New York JFK to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from New York JFK to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from New York JFK to Raleigh/Durham via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Newark to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Trenton-Mercer to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $360
Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
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
Train from Princeton Jct. to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
njtransit.com
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
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
Train from Trenton Transit Center to Durham Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Room
$320 - $450
Bus operators
Go Triangle
Phone
+1 919-485-7433
Email
customerservice@gotriangle.org
Website
gotriangle.org
Bus from Regional Transit Center to Duke St at Jackson St
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
gotriangle.org
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Philadelphia, PA to Washington DC
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Washington to Durham, NC
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Palmer Square, Princeton to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $17
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Durham, Nc
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $85
Flexible
$100 - $130

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The quickest flight from Trenton-Mercer Airport to Raleigh/Durham Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 34 min.

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Princeton University to Durham (Station) bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Durham, Nc station.

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Princeton University to Durham (Station) train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Durham Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Princeton University to Durham (Station) is 444 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 42 min to drive from Princeton University to Durham (Station).

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Frontier Airlines offers flights from Trenton-Mercer Airport to Raleigh/Durham Airport.

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There are 109+ hotels available in Durham (Station). Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Princeton University to Trenton-Mercer Airport is to taxi which takes 18 min and costs $50 - $65.

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