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There are 4 ways to get from The Bronx to Princeton by subway, train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Line 2 subway, train, line 606 bus  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Take the line 2 subway from Bronx Park East to 34 St - Penn Station 2
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Trenton Transit Center
  3. Take the line 606 bus from Wallenberg Blvd Across From Terminal to Nassau St At Witherspoon St 606

$29 - $57

Cheapest option

Line 2 subway, bus  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Take the line 2 subway from Bronx Park East to Times Sq - 42 St 2
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Palmer Square, Princeton

$10 - $20

2 alternative options

Line 2 subway, train  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Take the line 2 subway from Bronx Park East to 34 St - Penn Station 2
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Princeton Jct. Northeast Corridor

$15 - $21

Drive  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Drive from The Bronx to Princeton 62.9 miles

$6 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from The Bronx to Princeton is to drive which costs $6 - $9 and takes 1 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from The Bronx to Princeton is to drive which costs $6 - $9 and takes 1 h 10 min.

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The distance between The Bronx and Princeton is 54 miles. The road distance is 62.9 miles.

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The best way to get from The Bronx to Princeton without a car is to line 2 subway and train and line 606 bus which takes 2 h 53 min and costs $28 - $60.

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It takes approximately 2 h 53 min to get from The Bronx to Princeton, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between The Bronx to Princeton is 63 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 10 min to drive from The Bronx to Princeton.

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There are 99+ hotels available in Princeton. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from The Bronx to Princeton.
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  • Distance: 54.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 53 min

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

There is no direct connection from The Bronx to Princeton. However, you can take the line 2 subway to 34 St - Penn Station, take the walk to New York Penn Station, take the train to Trenton Transit Center, take the walk to Wallenberg Blvd Across From Terminal, then take the line 606 bus to Nassau St At Witherspoon St. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from The Bronx to Princeton via 34 St - Penn Station, New York Penn Station, and Princeton Jct. in around 3 h 12 min.

Train operators
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Trenton Transit Center
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
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
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
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
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