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There are 5 ways to get from Princeton to Cranford by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, line 59 bus  •  1h 58m

  1. Take the train from Princeton Jct. to Elizabeth Northeast Corridor
  2. Take the line 59 bus from Elizabeth Arch to South Ave At Centennial Ave 59

$11 - $18

Cheapest option

Bus, line 113 bus  •  2h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Palmer Square, Princeton to New York Port Authority 100-To PABT
  2. Take the line 113 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to North Ave At Forest St 113

$10 - $31

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2h 18m

  1. Take the bus from Palmer Square, Princeton to New Brunswick Downtown 100-To PABT
  2. Take the train from New Brunswick to Elizabeth Northeast Corridor

$17 - $29

Taxi  •  42m

  1. Take a taxi from Princeton to Cranford 32.7 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  42m

  1. Drive from Princeton to Cranford 32.7 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Princeton to Cranford is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Princeton to Cranford is to taxi which costs $110 - $140 and takes 42m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Princeton to Cranford. However, there are services departing from Palmer Square, Princeton and arriving at North Ave At Forest St via Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 42m.

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The distance between Princeton and Cranford is 29 miles. The road distance is 32.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Princeton to Cranford without a car is to train and line 59 bus which takes 1h 58m and costs $11 - $18.

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It takes approximately 1h 58m to get from Princeton to Cranford, including transfers.

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

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Princeton to Cranford bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at North Ave At Forest St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Princeton to Cranford is 33 miles. It takes approximately 42m to drive from Princeton to Cranford.

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There are 443+ hotels available in Cranford. Prices start at $91 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Princeton to Cranford.
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  • Distance: 28.7 miles
  • Duration: 1h 58m

What companies run services between Princeton, NJ, USA and Cranford, NJ, USA?

You can take a bus from Princeton to Cranford via New York Port Authority and Port Authority Bus Terminal in around 2h 42m.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Princeton Jct. to Elizabeth
Ave. Duration
49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from New Brunswick to Elizabeth
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Elizabeth Arch to South Ave At Centennial Ave
Ave. Duration
19m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to North Ave At Forest St
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Palmer Square, Princeton to New Brunswick Downtown
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
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Coach USA
Bus from Palmer Square, Princeton to New York Port Authority
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $24
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Coach USA
Other operators
Taxi from Princeton to Cranford
Ave. Duration
42m
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Yellow Cab Trenton
Phone
+1 609-396-8181
Website
yellowcabtrenton.com
Trenton Star Cab
Phone
+1 609-943-8250
Website
trentonstarcab.com
Brothers Taxi
Phone
+1 609-695-0234
Website
brotherstaxi.com
Shreeji Taxi
Phone
+1-732-331-8069
Website
shreejitaxiservices.com
Edison Taxi
Phone
+1 732-201-5555
Website
edisontaxi.com

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