There are 6 ways to get from Princeton to Pennsylvania State University by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Princeton Junction Amtrak to Harrisburg Amtrak Keystone Service
  2. Take the bus from Harrisburg, Pa to State College, Pa 4693 / ...

$55 - $125

Cheapest option

Train, bus Megabus  •  8 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton to 30th Street Station Trenton Line
  2. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA to State College, PA

$23 - $47

4 alternative options

Train, bus via S Clinton Ave At Barlow St  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to Harrisburg Amtrak Keystone Service / ...
  2. Take the bus from Harrisburg, Pa to State College, Pa 4693 / ...

$48 - $126

Bus  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from S Warren St At W State St to Market St At 8Th St 409
  2. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Harrisburg, Pa
  3. Take the bus from Harrisburg, Pa to State College, Pa 704

$39 - $100

Drive  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Princeton to Pennsylvania State University 226.2 miles

$22 - $35

Line 606 bus, train, fly  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the line 606 bus from Nassau St At Palmer Square to S Clinton Ave At Barlow St
  2. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  3. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to State College (SCE) PHL - SCE

$192 - $917

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Princeton to Pennsylvania State University is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 4 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Princeton to Pennsylvania State University is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 4 h 3 min.

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The distance between Princeton and Pennsylvania State University is 172 miles. The road distance is 226.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 29 min to get from Princeton to Pennsylvania State University, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Princeton to Pennsylvania State University. However, there are services departing from Nassau St At Palmer Square and arriving at Curtin Rd At Mccoy Natatorium via S Warren St At W State St, Philadelphia, Pa, Harrisburg, Pa and N Atherton St At Walker Building. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 51 min.

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What companies run services between Princeton, NJ, USA and Pennsylvania State University, PA, USA?

You can take a bus from Princeton to Pennsylvania State University via W State St At S Warren St, S Warren St At W State St, Market St At 8Th St, Philadelphia, Pa, Harrisburg, Pa, State College, Pa, N Atherton St At Walker Building, and Curtin Rd At Mccoy Natatorium in around 8 h 51 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to State College
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Princeton Junction Amtrak to Harrisburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $250
Train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to Harrisburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $240
Train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
30 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
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Harrisburg, Pa to State College, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Harrisburg, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Harrisburg to State College, PA
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
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bus
Bus from Harrisburg Transportation Center to State College
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from S Warren St At W State St to Market St At 8Th St
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Nassau St At Palmer Square to S Clinton Ave At Barlow St
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Megabus

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