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There are 9 ways to get from Princeton to Asheville by train, plane, car or bus

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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Train to Philadelphia, fly to Greenville/Spartanburg, drive  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton Amtrak Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Greenville/Spartanburg (GSP) PHL - GSP
  3. Drive from Greenville/Spartanburg to Asheville

$196 - $611

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Train, bus via Washington  •  19 h 6 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
  4. Take the bus from Durham, Nc to Asheville, Nc

$74 - $143

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Bus to New York La Guardia, fly to Greenville/Spartanburg, drive  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Palmer Square, Princeton to New York Port Authority
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Greenville/Spartanburg (GSP) LGA - GSP
  3. Drive from Greenville/Spartanburg to Asheville

$148 - $744

Train to Newark, fly to Asheville  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton Amtrak Station to Newark Liberty International Airport
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Asheville (AVL) EWR - AVL

$82 - $795

Train to Newark, fly to Greenville/Spartanburg, drive  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton Amtrak Station to Newark Liberty International Airport
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Greenville/Spartanburg (GSP) EWR - GSP
  3. Drive from Greenville/Spartanburg to Asheville

$162 - $654

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Knoxville, drive  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton Amtrak Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Knoxville (TYS) PHL - TYS
  3. Drive from Knoxville to Asheville

$212 - $670

Train Amtrak, bus  •  15 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton Amtrak Station to Greensboro Amtrak Station Crescent / ...
  2. Take the bus from Greensboro, Nc to Asheville, Nc 4845

$93 - $249

Bus  •  21 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Palmer Square, Princeton to New York Port Authority
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Winston Salem, Nc
  3. Take the bus from Winston Salem, Nc to Asheville, Nc

$82 - $224

Drive  •  11 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Princeton to Asheville 649.9 miles

$60 - $95

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The cheapest way to get from Princeton to Asheville is to drive which costs $60 - $95 and takes 11 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Princeton to Asheville is to train and fly and drive which costs $190 - $650 and takes 6 h 23 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Princeton to Asheville. However, there are services departing from Palmer Square, Princeton and arriving at Asheville, Nc via New York, Ny and Winston Salem, Nc. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 5 min.

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The distance between Princeton and Asheville is 544 miles. The road distance is 649.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Princeton to Asheville without a car is to train and bus which takes 15 h 49 min and costs $90 - $250.

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It takes approximately 6 h 23 min to get from Princeton to Asheville, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to Greenville/Spartanburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 47 min.

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Princeton to Asheville bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Asheville, Nc station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Princeton to Asheville is 650 miles. It takes approximately 11 h 3 min to drive from Princeton to Asheville.

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  • Distance: 543.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 23 min

What companies run services between Princeton, NJ, USA and Asheville, NC, USA?

You can take a bus from Princeton to Asheville via New York Port Authority, New York, Ny, and Winston Salem, Nc in around 21 h 5 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Greenville/Spartanburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Greenville/Spartanburg via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Greenville/Spartanburg via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Greenville/Spartanburg via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Greenville/Spartanburg via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Flights from Newark to Asheville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Greenville/Spartanburg via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Knoxville
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Knoxville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Knoxville via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Greenville/Spartanburg via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Greenville/Spartanburg via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Newark to Asheville
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Newark to Greenville/Spartanburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Newark to Greenville/Spartanburg via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to Knoxville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Greenville/Spartanburg via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from New York La Guardia to Greenville/Spartanburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Greenville/Spartanburg via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Newark to Asheville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Newark to Greenville/Spartanburg via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to Knoxville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Knoxville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,200
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Greenville/Spartanburg via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $800
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Newark to Asheville
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Train operators
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 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
Train from Trenton Amtrak Station to Greensboro Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Room
$300 - $420
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Trenton Amtrak Station to Newark Liberty International Airport
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$15 - $30
Business Seat
$23 - $40
Bus operators
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
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Philadelphia, PA to Washington DC
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 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
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 Greensboro, Nc to Asheville, Nc
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Durham, Nc to Asheville, Nc
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Bus from New York, Ny to Winston Salem, Nc
Ave. Duration
14 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $95
Flexible
$110 - $150
Bus from Winston Salem, Nc to Asheville, Nc
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50

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