There are 4 ways to get from Princeton to Cape May by tram, bus, train or car

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Tram, bus  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the tram from TRENTON TRANSIT CENTER station to Walter Rand Transportation Ctr Riverline station
  2. Take the bus from Gate #1 Inside The Wrtc to Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street 316

$12 - $35

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Train, bus  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton to Jefferson Station Trenton Line
  2. Take the bus from Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St to Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street 316

$18 - $42

Bus  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from S Warren St At W State St to Broadway In Front Of Wrtc 409 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Gate #1 Inside The Wrtc to Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street 316

$15 - $45

Drive  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Princeton to Cape May 124.3 miles

$12 - $18

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The cheapest way to get from Princeton to Cape May is to drive which costs $12 - $18 and takes 2 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Princeton to Cape May is to drive which costs $12 - $18 and takes 2 h 19 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Princeton to Cape May. However, there are services departing from Nassau St At Palmer Square and arriving at Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street via S Warren St At W State St and Gate #1 Inside The Wrtc. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 39 min.

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The distance between Princeton and Cape May is 99 miles. The road distance is 124.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Princeton to Cape May without a car is to tram and bus which takes 5 h 16 min and costs $12 - $35.

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It takes approximately 5 h 16 min to get from Princeton to Cape May, including transfers.

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Princeton to Cape May bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from S Warren St At W State St station.

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Princeton to Cape May bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Princeton to Cape May is 124 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 19 min to drive from Princeton to Cape May.

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There are 242+ hotels available in Cape May. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Princeton to Cape May.
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  • Distance: 99.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 16 min

What companies run services between Princeton, NJ, USA and Cape May, NJ, USA?

You can take a bus from Princeton to Cape May via W State St At S Warren St, S Warren St At W State St, Broadway In Front Of Wrtc, and Gate #1 Inside The Wrtc in around 6 h 39 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Tram from TRENTON TRANSIT CENTER station to Walter Rand Transportation Ctr
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Gate #1 Inside The Wrtc to Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $28
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St to Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $29
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from S Warren St At W State St to Broadway In Front Of Wrtc
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $13
Schedules at
njtransit.com

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