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

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

Bus, train Amtrak Northeast Regional  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Washington, Dc 3014 / ...
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak Northeast Regional / ...

$94 - $417

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus, train  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Richmond, VA to Philadelphia, PA Hampton
  2. Take the train from 30th Street Station to Trenton Trenton Line

$33 - $59

8 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Richmond Main Street Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak Northeast Regional
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak Northeast Regional / ...

$152 - $568

Bus  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Washington, Dc 3014 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Washington, DC to New Brunswick, NJ OurBus Intercity Prime

$37 - $102

Drive  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Richmond to Princeton Junction 290.2 miles

$28 - $45

Fly Richmond to Newark, train  •  4 h 20 min

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

$122 - $367

Fly Richmond to New York La Guardia, train  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Richmond (RIC) to New York La Guardia (LGA) RIC - LGA
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Princeton Jct.

$126 - $429

Fly Richmond to Philadelphia, train  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Richmond (RIC) to Philadelphia (PHL) RIC - 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.

$202 - $649

Fly Richmond to New York JFK, train  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Richmond (RIC) to New York JFK (JFK) RIC - JFK
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Princeton Jct.

$130 - $438

Night bus to Norfolk, fly to Philadelphia, train  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the night bus from Richmond, Va to Norfolk, Va
  2. Fly from Norfolk (ORF) to Philadelphia (PHL) ORF - PHL
  3. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak

$228 - $757

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Richmond to Princeton Junction is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 5 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Richmond to Princeton Junction is to fly and train which costs $120 - $370 and takes 4 h 20 min.

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The distance between Richmond and Princeton Junction is 246 miles. The road distance is 290.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 39 min to get from Richmond to Princeton Junction, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Richmond to Princeton Junction. However, there are services departing from Richmond Main Street Amtrak and arriving at Princeton Jct. via Washington Union Station Amtrak and Trenton Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 19 min.

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What companies run services between Richmond, VA, USA and Princeton Junction, NJ, USA?

You can take a train from Richmond to Princeton Junction via Washington Union Station Amtrak, Trenton Transit Center Amtrak, and Trenton Transit Center in around 6 h 19 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Richmond to Princeton Junction via Washington, Dc, Washington, DC, New Brunswick, NJ, and New Brunswick in around 7 h 42 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Richmond to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Richmond to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Flights from Norfolk to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Richmond to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Richmond to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Richmond to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Richmond to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Richmond to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Richmond to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $950
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $130
Business Seat
$110 - $200
Train from Richmond Main Street Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Seat
$110 - $190
Train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to Princeton Junction Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$90 - $180
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
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
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 Trenton Transit Center to Princeton Jct.
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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 Richmond, Va to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Night bus from Richmond, Va to Norfolk, Va
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Washington, DC to New Brunswick, NJ
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $30
Schedules at
ourbus.com

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