There are 4 ways to get from White Plains to Princeton by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from White Plains, Ny to New York, Ny 3469 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Palmer Square, Princeton

$17 - $37

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from White Plains to Grand Central Harlem
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Palmer Square, Princeton

$19 - $38

Train  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from White Plains to Grand Central Harlem
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Princeton Jct. Northeast Corridor

$24 - $39

Drive  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Drive from White Plains to Princeton 77.6 miles

$7 - $11

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from White Plains to Princeton. However, there are services departing from White Plains, Ny and arriving at Palmer Square, Princeton via Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 30 min.

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The distance between White Plains and Princeton is 67 miles. The road distance is 77.6 miles.

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The best way to get from White Plains to Princeton without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 30 min to get from White Plains to Princeton, including transfers.

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White Plains to Princeton bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from White Plains, Ny station.

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The best way to get from White Plains to Princeton is to bus which takes 3 h 30 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 3 h 43 min.

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White Plains to Princeton bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at Palmer Square, Princeton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between White Plains to Princeton is 78 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 28 min to drive from White Plains to Princeton.

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There are 97+ hotels available in Princeton. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from White Plains to Princeton.
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  • Distance: 67.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 30 min

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

You can take a bus from White Plains to Princeton via New York, Ny and Port Authority Bus Terminal in around 3 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from White Plains to Princeton via Grand Central, Times Sq - 42 St, 34 St - Penn Station, New York Penn Station, and Princeton Jct. in around 3 h 43 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from White Plains to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$9 - $11
Off-peak onboard
$15 - $16
Onboard
$13 - $18
At station
$8 - $13
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
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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 White Plains, Ny to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $13
Flexible
$16 - $20
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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