Travel from Washington-D-C to Princeton-University

Train, bus or fly from Washington, D.C. to Princeton University?

Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from Washington to Princeton University hourly. Tickets cost $75 - $200 and the journey takes 2 h 28 min. Alternatively, OurBus operates a bus from Washington to Princeton University twice a week. Tickets cost $16 - $30 and the journey takes 4 h.

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How to get from Washington, D.C. to Princeton University

ModeDurationPrice
From METRO CENTER station subway to Washington Union Station Amtrak, train to S Clinton Ave At Wallenberg Blvd, line 606 bus to Nassau St At Witherspoon St, then walk to Princeton University.4 h 5 min$126
From Washington bus to 30th Street Station, train to S Clinton Ave At Wallenberg Blvd, line 606 bus to Nassau St At Witherspoon St, then walk to Princeton University.5 h 59 min$33
From H St Nw & 16Th St X bus to Washington, DC, bus to New Brunswick Downtown, line 100 bus to Palmer Square, Princeton, then walk to Princeton University.6 h 20 min$49
From Washington drive to Princeton University.3 h 17 min$21
From FARRAGUT WEST station subway to Reagan Washington airport, fly to Newark airport, train to Newark Airport Railroad Station, train to New Brunswick Downtown, line 100 bus to Palmer Square, Princeton, then walk to Princeton University.4 h 41 min$278
From FARRAGUT WEST station subway to Reagan Washington airport, fly to New York La Guardia airport, bus to Woodside, train to New York Penn Station, train to New Brunswick Downtown, line 100 bus to Palmer Square, Princeton, then walk to Princeton University.5 h 23 min$259
From FARRAGUT WEST station subway to Reagan Washington airport, fly to Philadelphia airport, train to University City, walk to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak, train to S Clinton Ave At Wallenberg Blvd, line 606 bus to Nassau St At Witherspoon St, then walk to Princeton University.5 h 1 min$315
From Columbia Rd Nw & 19Th St Nw line 42 bus to FARRAGUT WEST station, subway to Wiehle-Reston East Station, bus to Washington Dulles airport, fly to Philadelphia airport, train to University City, walk to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak, train to S Clinton Ave At Wallenberg Blvd, line 606 bus to Nassau St At Witherspoon St, then walk to Princeton University.6 h 1 min$374

How long does it take to get from Washington, D.C. to Princeton University?

It takes approximately 4 h 5 min to get from Washington, D.C. to Princeton University, including transfers.

Is there a direct bus between Washington, D.C. and Princeton University?

No, there is no direct bus from Washington, D.C. to Princeton University. However, there are services departing from H St Nw & 16Th St X and arriving at Palmer Square, Princeton via Washington, DC and New Brunswick Downtown. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 20 min.

Operators from Washington, D.C. to Princeton University

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Metro Washington DCMetro Washington DC
Amtrak Northeast Regional+1 1-800-872-7245Amtrak Northeast Regional
NJ TransitNJ Transit
Megabus877-462-6342Megabus
SEPTASEPTA
OurBus+1 844-800-6828OurBus
Coach USA201-225-7500Coach USA
United AirlinesUnited Airlines
Newark AirtrainNewark Airtrain
DeltaDelta
American AirlinesAmerican Airlines
New York City Transit (MTA)New York City Transit (MTA)
Long Island Rail RoadLong Island Rail Road
Amtrak+1 1-800-872-7245Amtrak
MWAA+1(703) 417-8600MWAA