There are 3 ways to get from Suffern to Princeton by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Suffern to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level Main/Bergen County Line / ...
  2. Take the train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level to Princeton Jct. Northeast Corridor

$18 - $27

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Bus  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Suffern, NY to New York, Ny Rt 17 Suffern-Paramus-New York / ...
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Palmer Square, Princeton

$21 - $48

Drive  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Suffern to Princeton 72 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Suffern to Princeton is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Suffern to Princeton is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1 h 23 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Suffern to Princeton. However, there are services departing from Suffern, NY and arriving at Palmer Square, Princeton via Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 18 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Suffern to Princeton. However, there are services departing from Suffern and arriving at Princeton via Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level and Princeton Jct.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 48 min.

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The distance between Suffern and Princeton is 60 miles. The road distance is 72 miles.

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The best way to get from Suffern to Princeton without a car is to train which takes 2 h 48 min and costs $18 - $28.

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It takes approximately 2 h 48 min to get from Suffern to Princeton, including transfers.

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Suffern to Princeton bus services, operated by Coach USA, depart from Suffern, NY station.

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

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The best way to get from Suffern to Princeton is to train which takes 2 h 48 min and costs $18 - $28. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $21 - $50 and takes 3 h 18 min.

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  • Distance: 59.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 48 min

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

You can take a train from Suffern to Princeton via Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level, Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level, and Princeton Jct. in around 2 h 48 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Suffern to Princeton via New York, Ny and Port Authority Bus Terminal in around 3 h 18 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Suffern to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level to Princeton Jct.
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Suffern, NY (94 Orange Ave) to NEW YORK, NY (PABT)
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Palmer Square, Princeton
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Book at
megabus.com

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