There are 4 ways to get from Toms River to Princeton University by bus, night bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Toms River Park & Ride to Port Authority Bus Terminal 137 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Palmer Square, Princeton

$15 - $38

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Night bus, train  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Take the night bus from Toms River Park & Ride to Newark Penn Station 319
  2. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Princeton Jct. Northeast Corridor / ...

$18 - $202

Taxi  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take a taxi from Toms River to Princeton University 47.2 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Toms River to Princeton University 47.2 miles

$4 - $7

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No, there is no direct bus from Toms River to Princeton University. However, there are services departing from Toms River Park & Ride and arriving at Palmer Square, Princeton via Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 16 min.

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The distance between Toms River and Princeton University is 36 miles. The road distance is 47.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Toms River to Princeton University without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 16 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 16 min to get from Toms River to Princeton University, including transfers.

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Toms River to Princeton University bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Toms River Park & Ride station.

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Toms River to Princeton University bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at Palmer Square, Princeton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Toms River to Princeton University is 47 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 1 min to drive from Toms River to Princeton University.

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Map of how to get from Toms River to Princeton University.
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  • Distance: 36.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 16 min

What companies run services between Toms River, NJ, USA and Princeton University, NJ, USA?

You can take a bus from Toms River to Princeton University via Port Authority Bus Terminal and Palmer Square, Princeton in around 4 h 16 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to Princeton Jct.
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to Princeton Junction Amtrak
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Toms River Park & Ride to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $21
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Night bus from Toms River Park & Ride to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $19
Schedules at
njtransit.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
Other operators
Taxi from Toms River to Princeton University
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Alpha Taxi
Phone
+1 732-506-9500
Website
thealphataxi.com
A Affordable Taxi
Phone
+1 732-504-1409
Website
exclusivetaxiandcarservice.com

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