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

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Fly Trenton-Mercer to Detroit  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Trenton-Mercer (TTN) to Detroit (DTW) TTN - DTW

$134 - $276

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  16 h 50 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 Detroit, Mi 4427

$67 - $184

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Train to Newark, fly to Detroit  •  5 h

  1. Take the train from Princeton Jct. to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Detroit (DTW) EWR - DTW

$134 - $438

Line 606 bus, train to Philadelphia, fly to Detroit, taxi  •  5 h 30 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 Detroit (DTW) PHL - DTW
  4. Take a taxi from Michigan & Middlebelt to Livonia

$86 - $331

Train to Newark, fly to Grand Rapids  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Princeton Jct. to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Grand Rapids (GRR) EWR - GRR

$163 - $458

Train to New York La Guardia, fly to Detroit  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Princeton Jct. to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Detroit (DTW) LGA - DTW

$103 - $408

Bus Wanda Coach  •  14 h 31 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 - 3 Allen St to Madison Heights Nyc

$94 - $111

Train, bus  •  18 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Princeton Jct. to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Toledo Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Toledo, Oh to Detroit, Mi

$124 - $335

Drive  •  10 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Princeton to Detroit 619.2 miles

$60 - $90

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The cheapest way to get from Princeton to Michigan is to drive which costs $60 - $90 and takes 10 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Princeton to Michigan is to fly which costs $130 - $280 and takes 2 h 49 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Princeton to Michigan. However, there are services departing from Palmer Square, Princeton and arriving at Detroit, Mi via New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 50 min.

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The distance between Princeton and Michigan is 565 miles. The road distance is 619.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Princeton to Michigan without a car is to bus which takes 14 h 31 min and costs $90 - $120.

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It takes approximately 2 h 49 min to get from Princeton to Michigan, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Princeton to Michigan is to fly which takes 2 h 49 min and costs $130 - $280. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $90 - $120 and takes 14 h 31 min.

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The quickest flight from Trenton-Mercer Airport to Detroit Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 44 min.

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Princeton to Michigan bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Detroit, Mi station.

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Map of how to get from Princeton to Michigan.
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  • Distance: 565 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 49 min

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

Frontier Airlines flies from Princeton to Livonia 4 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Princeton to Detroit via New York Port Authority, 42 St - Bryant Pk, East Broadway, New York, NY - 3 Allen St, Madison Heights, Oakland Mall, Woodward & State Fairgrounds Dropoff, and State Fair Transit Center in around 14 h 31 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $500
Flights from Newark to Grand Rapids via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Detroit
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Detroit via Rochester
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Detroit via Buffalo
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Newark to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Newark to Detroit via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Philadelphia to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Philadelphia to Detroit via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $750
Flights from Newark to Grand Rapids
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Newark to Grand Rapids via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Newark to Grand Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Detroit via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $550
Flights from Newark to Grand Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Detroit
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Newark to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Philadelphia to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $470
Flights from New York La Guardia to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $750
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Trenton-Mercer to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $260
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Newark to Grand Rapids via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Princeton Jct. to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
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
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
Train from New York Penn Station to Toledo Amtrak
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $290
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Flexi Coach Seat
$180 - $260
Business Coach Seat
$200 - $290
Room
$410 - $600
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
Book at
megabus.com
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from New York, NY - 3 Allen St to Madison Heights
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$80
Schedules at
wandacoach.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 New York, Ny to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $100
Flexible
$120 - $160
Bus from Toledo, Oh to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Other operators
Taxi from Michigan & Middlebelt to Livonia
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Metroride
Phone
+1 248-666-2110
Website
metroride.com
Southfield Cab Express
Phone
+1 248-631-6660
Ace Cars Transportation
Phone
+1 313-412-6333
Website
squareup.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Princeton to Michigan is 619 miles. It takes approximately 10 h 8 min to drive from Princeton to Michigan.

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Frontier Airlines offers flights from Trenton-Mercer Airport to Detroit Airport.

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There are 14+ hotels available in Michigan. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Princeton to Trenton-Mercer Airport is to taxi which takes 18 min and costs $45 - $60.

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