There are 11 ways to get from Princeton to Utica by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Palmer Square, Princeton to New York Port Authority
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Albany, Ny 286
  3. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Utica, Ny 277

$42 - $109

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Train  •  7 h

  1. Take the train from Princeton Jct. to New York Penn Station Northeast Corridor
  2. Take the train from New York to Utica VIA Rail / ...

$52 - $158

Bus Trailways New York  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Palmer Square, Princeton to New York Port Authority 100-To PABT
  2. Take the bus from New York, Port Authority to Utica

$47 - $89

Drive  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Princeton to Utica 276 miles

$27 - $40

Train to Newark, fly to Albany, bus  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Princeton Jct. to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Albany (ALB) EWR - ALB
  3. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Utica, Ny

$220 - $455

Train to Newark, fly to Syracuse, train  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Princeton Jct. to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Syracuse (SYR) EWR - SYR
  3. Take the train from Syracuse to Utica

$136 - $563

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Syracuse, train  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Syracuse (SYR) PHL - SYR
  3. Take the train from Syracuse to Utica

$243 - $836

Train to New York La Guardia, fly to Syracuse, train  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Princeton Jct. to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Syracuse (SYR) LGA - SYR
  3. Take the train from Syracuse to Utica

$120 - $473

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Albany, bus  •  8 h

  1. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Albany (ALB) PHL - ALB
  3. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Utica, Ny

$217 - $518

Train to New York JFK, fly to Syracuse, train  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Princeton Jct. to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Syracuse (SYR) JFK - SYR
  3. Take the train from Syracuse to Utica

$122 - $402

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Ithaca, bus  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Ithaca (ITH) PHL - ITH
  3. Take the bus from Cortland Suny to Syracuse, Ny
  4. Take the bus from Syracuse, Ny to Utica, Ny

$342 - $719

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The cheapest way to get from Princeton to Utica is to drive which costs $27 - $40 and takes 4 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Princeton to Utica is to drive which costs $27 - $40 and takes 4 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Princeton to Utica. However, there are services departing from Palmer Square, Princeton and arriving at Utica, Ny via New York, Ny and Albany, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 52 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Princeton to Utica. However, there are services departing from Princeton and arriving at Utica via Princeton Jct. and New York. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h.

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The distance between Princeton and Utica is 194 miles. The road distance is 276 miles.

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The best way to get from Princeton to Utica without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 52 min and costs $40 - $110.

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It takes approximately 6 h 52 min to get from Princeton to Utica, including transfers.

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

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Princeton to Utica train services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Princeton Jct. station.

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The best way to get from Princeton to Utica is to bus which takes 6 h 52 min and costs $40 - $110. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $50 - $160 and takes 7 h.

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Map of how to get from Princeton to Utica.
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  • Distance: 193.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 52 min

What companies run services between Princeton, NJ, USA and Utica, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Princeton to Utica via New York Port Authority, New York, Ny, and Albany, Ny in around 6 h 52 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Princeton to Utica via Princeton Jct., New York Penn Station, and New York in around 7 h.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Albany
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $700
Flights from Philadelphia to Ithaca
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Albany
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Newark to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Syracuse via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $2,100
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
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
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
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Utica
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $140
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $60
Economy
$65 - $90
Economy Plus
$95 - $140
Business
$90 - $130
Business Plus/Sleeper
$170 - $240
Train from Syracuse to Utica
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $70
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$23 - $35
Economy
$29 - $40
Economy Plus
$45 - $70
Business
$40 - $60
Business Plus/Sleeper
$75 - $110
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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Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Utica Boehlert Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$210 - $300
Train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Utica Boehlert Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
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
Book at
megabus.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 Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Albany, Ny to Utica, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$28 - $35
Bus from Cortland Suny to Syracuse, Ny
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$17 - $22
Bus from Syracuse, Ny to Utica, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, Port Authority to Utica
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Albany Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 8 min.

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Princeton to Utica bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Utica, Ny station.

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Princeton to Utica train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at Utica station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Princeton to Utica is 276 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 48 min to drive from Princeton to Utica.

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United Airlines offers flights from Newark Airport to Albany Airport.

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There are 27+ hotels available in Utica. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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