There are 10 ways to get from Providence to Princeton Junction by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4h 35m

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak Station to Princeton Junction Amtrak Station Northeast Regional

$60 - $130

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Bus, train  •  7h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Providence, Ri to New York, Ny 3469 / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Princeton Jct. Northeast Corridor

$35 - $51

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Train via New York  •  4h 39m

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station Acela / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Princeton Jct. Northeast Corridor

$45 - $128

Bus  •  5h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Convention Center, Providence, RI to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY Peter Pan
  2. Take the bus from New York Port Authority to New Brunswick Downtown 100-From PABT / ...

$41 - $122

Drive  •  4h 17m

  1. Drive from Providence to Princeton Junction 228.8 miles

$22 - $35

Fly Providence to Newark, train  •  3h 37m

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

$171 - $579

Train to Boston, fly to Newark, train  •  4h 56m

  1. Take the train from Providence to Boston / South Station Trains
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Newark (EWR) BOS - EWR
  3. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to Princeton Jct.

$92 - $544

Train to Boston, fly to New York JFK, train  •  5h 45m

  1. Take the train from Providence to Boston / South Station Trains
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York JFK (JFK) BOS - JFK
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Princeton Jct.

$95 - $408

Train to Boston, fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  6h 2m

  1. Take the train from Providence to Boston / South Station Trains
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York La Guardia (LGA) BOS - LGA
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Princeton Jct.

$88 - $406

Fly Providence to Philadelphia, train  •  5h 37m

  1. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Philadelphia (PHL) PVD - PHL
  2. Take the train from 30th Street Train Station to Princeton Junction Amtrak Station

$143 - $729

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The cheapest way to get from Providence to Princeton Junction is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 4h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Providence to Princeton Junction is to fly and train which costs $170 - $600 and takes 3h 37m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Providence Amtrak Station station and arriving at Princeton Junction Amtrak Station station. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 35m.

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The distance between Providence and Princeton Junction is 198 miles. The road distance is 228.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Providence to Princeton Junction without a car is to train which takes 4h 35m and costs $60 - $130.

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The train from Providence Amtrak Station to Princeton Junction Amtrak Station takes 4h 35m including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Providence to Princeton Junction train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, depart from Providence Amtrak Station.

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The best way to get from Providence to Princeton Junction is to train which takes 4h 35m and costs $60 - $130. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $40 - $130 and takes 5h 26m.

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The quickest flight from Providence Airport to Newark Airport is the direct flight which takes 59 min.

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Providence to Princeton Junction train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, arrive at Princeton Junction Amtrak Station.

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  • Distance: 198 miles
  • Duration: 4h 35m

What companies run services between Providence, RI, USA and Princeton Junction, NJ, USA?

Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from Providence Amtrak Station to Princeton Junction Amtrak Station twice daily. Tickets cost $60 - $130 and the journey takes 4h 35m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Providence to Princeton Junction via New York Port Authority, New Brunswick Downtown, and New Brunswick in around 5h 26m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $110
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $350
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Providence to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $300
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Providence to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $550
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Providence to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence Amtrak Station to Princeton Junction Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $130
Business Class Seat
$100 - $180
Train from Providence Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$55 - $120
Business Class Seat
$90 - $170
Train from Providence Amtrak Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $70
Business Class Seat
$55 - $110
Train from 30th Street Train Station to Princeton Junction Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $70
Business Class Seat
$55 - $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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3h 4m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $90
Business Seat
$55 - $85
Train from Providence Amtrak Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$30 - $45
Train from 30th Street Train Station to Princeton Junction Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$30 - $45
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Princeton Jct.
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to Princeton Jct.
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
njtransit.com
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from Providence to Boston / South Station Trains
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
MBTA
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Convention Center, Providence, RI to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
peterpanbus.com
Suburban Transit
Phone
+1 (732) 249-1100
Email
Suburban@coachusa.com
Website
web.coachusa.com
Bus from New York Port Authority to New Brunswick Downtown
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $20
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
web.coachusa.com
Atlantic City routes
$20
Suburban routes
$10 - $15
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 Providence, Ri to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $70

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Yes, the driving distance between Providence to Princeton Junction is 229 miles. It takes approximately 4h 17m to drive from Providence to Princeton Junction.

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United Airlines offers flights from Providence Airport to Newark Airport.

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There are 57+ hotels available in Princeton Junction. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Providence to Providence Airport is to line 66 bus which takes 17 min and costs $2.

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