There are 8 ways to get from Providence to Princeton Junction 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  •  4 h 48 min

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

$68 - $92

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from 1, Kennedy Plaza, Providence to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from New York Port Authority to New Brunswick Downtown 100

$30 - $92

6 alternative options

Bus, train  •  7 h 24 min

  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

$34 - $72

Drive  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Providence to Princeton Junction 235.4 miles

$23 - $35

Fly Providence to Newark, train  •  4 h 10 min

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

$192 - $577

Train to Boston, fly to Newark, train  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Newark (EWR) BOS - EWR
  3. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to Princeton Jct.

$143 - $470

Fly Providence to Philadelphia, train  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Philadelphia (PHL) PVD - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to Princeton Jct.

$144 - $610

Train to Boston, fly to New York JFK, train  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York JFK (JFK) BOS - JFK
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Princeton Jct.

$141 - $471

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

You can take a train from Providence to Princeton Junction via New York Penn Station in around 4 h 48 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Providence to Princeton Junction via New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York Port Authority, New Brunswick Downtown, and New Brunswick in around 5 h 4 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Providence to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Providence to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Providence to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$55 - $80
Business Class
$90 - $150
First Class
$210 - $280
Train from Providence Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Princeton Jct.
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to Princeton Jct.
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Trenton Transit Center to Princeton Jct.
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $190
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to Princeton Junction Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$90 - $180
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from 1, Kennedy Plaza, Providence to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com
Coach USA
Megabus
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Providence, Ri to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Providence to Princeton Junction?

The distance between Providence and Princeton Junction is 317 km. The road distance is 377 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Providence to Princeton Junction?

The cheapest way to get from Providence to Princeton Junction is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4 h 18 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Providence to Princeton Junction?

The quickest way to get from Providence to Princeton Junction is to fly and train which takes 4 h 10 min and costs $190 - $600.

Is there a direct train between Providence and Princeton Junction?

No, there is no direct train from Providence to Princeton Junction. However, there are services departing from Providence Amtrak and arriving at Princeton Jct. via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 48 min.

How long does it take to get from Providence to Princeton Junction?

It takes approximately 4 h 48 min to get from Providence to Princeton Junction, including transfers.