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There are 8 ways to get from Princeton to Utica by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Princeton Jct. to New York Penn Station Northeast Corridor / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Utica Amtrak Station Empire Service / ...

$70 - $319

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  8 h 25 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

6 alternative options

Bus Trailways New York  •  9 h 52 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

$57 - $99

Drive  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Princeton to Utica 276 miles

$27 - $40

Bus to New York La Guardia, fly, train  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Palmer Square, Princeton to New York Port Authority
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Syracuse (SYR) LGA - SYR
  3. Take the train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Utica Amtrak Station

$116 - $459

Train to Philadelphia, fly, train  •  7 h 26 min

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

$244 - $816

Train to New York JFK, fly, train  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from New Brunswick to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Syracuse (SYR) JFK - SYR
  3. Take the train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Utica Amtrak Station

$132 - $563

Train to Newark, fly, train  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton Amtrak Station to Newark Liberty International Airport
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Syracuse (SYR) EWR - SYR
  3. Take the train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Utica Amtrak Station

$130 - $559

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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 8 h 25 min.

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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 train which takes 6 h 47 min and costs $70 - $320.

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It takes approximately 6 h 47 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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The best way to get from Princeton to Utica is to train which takes 6 h 47 min and costs $70 - $320. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $40 - $110 and takes 8 h 25 min.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Syracuse Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 9 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Princeton to Utica.
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  • Distance: 193.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 47 min

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

You can take a train from Princeton to Utica via Princeton Jct. and New York Penn Station in around 6 h 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Princeton to Utica via New York Port Authority, New York, Ny, and Albany, Ny in around 8 h 25 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 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
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from New Brunswick to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Princeton Junction Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$100 - $180
Train from New Brunswick Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
Train from Trenton Amtrak Station to Newark Liberty International Airport
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$15 - $30
Business Seat
$23 - $40
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Utica Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
4 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 Amtrak Station
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 Amtrak Station 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
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Utica
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $65
Economy
$60 - $90
EconomyPlus
$85 - $120
Business
$100 - $150
Train from Syracuse to Utica
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$17 - $40
Economy
$35 - $55
EconomyPlus
$55 - $80
Business
$50 - $75
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 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $17
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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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
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 4 hours
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
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$28 - $35
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, Port Authority to Utica
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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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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Delta offers flights from New York La Guardia Airport to Syracuse Airport.

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There are 26+ hotels available in Utica. Prices start at $60 USD per night.

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