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There are 6 ways to get from Princeton to Summit by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Princeton Jct. to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level Northeast Corridor
  2. Take the train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level to Summit Morris & Essex Line

$29 - $42

Cheapest option

Bus, line 114 bus  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Palmer Square, Princeton to New York Port Authority 100-To PABT
  2. Take the line 114 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Mountain Ave At Morris Ave 114

$10 - $32

4 alternative options

Bus, train, line 70 bus  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Palmer Square, Princeton to New Brunswick Downtown
  2. Take the train from New Brunswick to Newark Penn Station
  3. Take the line 70 bus from Bus Lanes to Broad St At Chestnut Ave 70

$18 - $201

Bus, train  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Palmer Square, Princeton to New Brunswick Downtown
  2. Take the train from New Brunswick to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level
  3. Take the train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level to Summit

$22 - $37

Taxi  •  50 min

  1. Take a taxi from Princeton to Summit 40.7 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  50 min

  1. Drive from Princeton to Summit 40.7 miles

$4 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Princeton to Summit is to drive which costs $4 - $6 and takes 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Princeton to Summit is to taxi which costs $130 - $170 and takes 50 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Princeton to Summit. However, there are services departing from Palmer Square, Princeton and arriving at Broad St At Chestnut Ave via Port Authority Bus Terminal and Morris Ave At Mountain Ave. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 24 min.

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The distance between Princeton and Summit is 30 miles. The road distance is 40.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Princeton to Summit without a car is to train which takes 2 h 25 min and costs $28 - $45.

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It takes approximately 2 h 25 min to get from Princeton to Summit, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Princeton to Summit is to train which takes 2 h 25 min and costs $28 - $45. Alternatively, you can bus and line 114 bus, which costs $10 - $35 and takes 3 h 24 min.

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Princeton to Summit bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Mountain Ave At Morris Ave station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Princeton to Summit is 41 miles. It takes approximately 50 min to drive from Princeton to Summit.

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Map of how to get from Princeton to Summit.
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  • Distance: 29.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 25 min

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

You can take a train from Princeton to Summit via Princeton Jct. and Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level in around 2 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Princeton to Summit via New York Port Authority, Port Authority Bus Terminal, Mountain Ave At Morris Ave, and Morris Ave At Mountain Ave in around 3 h 24 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Princeton Jct. to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level to Summit
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from New Brunswick to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from New Brunswick to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Brunswick Amtrak Station to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
Bus operators
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Palmer Square, Princeton to New Brunswick Downtown
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
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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
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Bus Lanes to Broad St At Chestnut Ave
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Mountain Ave At Morris Ave
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Palmer Square, Princeton to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Book at
megabus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Princeton to Summit
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Trenton Star Cab
Phone
+1 609-943-8250
Website
trentonstarcab.com
Brothers Taxi
Phone
+1 609-695-0234
Website
brotherstaxi.com
Yellow Cab Trenton
Phone
+1 609-396-8181
Website
yellowcabtrenton.com
Five Star Taxi
Phone
+1 732-339-3046
Edison Taxi
Phone
+1 732-201-5555
Website
edisontaxi.com

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