There are 4 ways to get from Princeton to Long Beach Island by bus, train or car

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Bus via New York Port Authority  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Palmer Square, Princeton to New York Port Authority 100-To PABT
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Toms River Park & Ride 137 / ...

$16 - $51

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Train, bus  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Princeton Jct. to New York Penn Station Northeast Corridor
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Toms River Park & Ride 137 / ...

$21 - $45

Bus  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Palmer Square, Princeton to East Brunswick
  2. Take the bus from Us-9 At Fairway Ln to Lakewood Bus Terminal 139 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Lakewood Bus Terminal to Us-9 At Bay Ave 559

$18 - $45

Drive  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Princeton to Barnegat 59.8 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Princeton to Long Beach Island is to drive which costs $5 - $9 and takes 1 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Princeton to Long Beach Island is to drive which costs $5 - $9 and takes 1 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Princeton to Long Beach Island. However, there are services departing from Palmer Square, Princeton and arriving at Us-9 At Bay Ave via Port Authority Bus Terminal and Toms River Park & Ride. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 4 min.

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The distance between Princeton and Long Beach Island is 54 miles. The road distance is 59.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Princeton to Long Beach Island without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 4 min and costs $16 - $55.

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It takes approximately 5 h 4 min to get from Princeton to Long Beach Island, including transfers.

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Princeton to Long Beach Island bus services, operated by Coach USA, depart from Palmer Square, Princeton station.

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Princeton to Long Beach Island bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Toms River Park & Ride station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Princeton to Long Beach Island is 60 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 16 min to drive from Princeton to Long Beach Island.

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There are 13+ hotels available in Long Beach Island. Prices start at $129 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Princeton to Long Beach Island.
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  • Distance: 54.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 4 min

What companies run services between Princeton, NJ, USA and Long Beach Island, NJ, USA?

You can take a bus from Princeton to Barnegat via New York Port Authority, Port Authority Bus Terminal, and Toms River Park & Ride in around 5 h 4 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
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
Bus operators
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Palmer Square, Princeton to New York Port Authority
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $24
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
web.coachusa.com
Bus from Palmer Square, Princeton to East Brunswick
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
web.coachusa.com
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
Book at
megabus.com
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Toms River Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $22
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Us-9 At Fairway Ln to Lakewood Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Lakewood Bus Terminal to Us-9 At Bay Ave
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Academy Bus
Phone
201-420-7000
Website
academybus.com
Bus from Old Bridge, NJ - FAIRWAY LANE to Lakewood, NJ - Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $16
Schedules at
academybus.com

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