There are 4 ways to get from Princeton to Hartford by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  4 h 22 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 Hartford, Ct 2008 / ...

$23 - $64

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Train  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Princeton Junction Amtrak to Hartford Amtrak Northeast Regional

$78 - $203

Drive  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Princeton to Hartford 164.6 miles

$16 - $24

Line 606 bus, train, fly  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the line 606 bus from Nassau St At Palmer Square to Wallenberg Blvd In Front Of Terminal
  2. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  3. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Hartford (BDL) PHL - BDL

$191 - $525

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No, there is no direct bus from Princeton to Hartford. However, there are services departing from Palmer Square, Princeton and arriving at Hartford, Ct via New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Princeton to Hartford. However, there are services departing from Princeton and arriving at Hartford Amtrak via Princeton Junction Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 10 min.

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The distance between Princeton and Hartford is 143 miles. The road distance is 164.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Princeton to Hartford without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 22 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 22 min to get from Princeton to Hartford, including transfers.

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

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Princeton to Hartford train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, depart from Princeton Junction Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Princeton to Hartford is to bus which takes 4 h 22 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 5 h 10 min.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to Hartford Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 1 min.

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Princeton to Hartford bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Hartford, Ct station.

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  • Distance: 142.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 22 min

What companies run services between Princeton, NJ, USA and Hartford, CT, USA?

You can take a bus from Princeton to Hartford via New York Port Authority and New York, Ny in around 4 h 22 min. Alternatively, Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from Princeton to Hartford 6 times a week. Tickets cost $75 - $200 and the journey takes 4 h 5 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Hartford
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Princeton Junction Amtrak to Hartford Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $130
Business Seat
$110 - $200
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 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
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 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $17
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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 Hartford, Ct
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Hartford, CT - Union Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
peterpanbus.com

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Princeton to Hartford train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, arrive at Hartford Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Princeton to Hartford is 165 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 2 min to drive from Princeton to Hartford.

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American Airlines offers flights from Philadelphia Airport to Hartford Airport.

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