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

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Bus  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from White Plains, Ny to New York, Ny 3469 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York Port Authority to Palmer Square, Princeton 100

$17 - $45

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 57 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

Train, line 100 bus  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from White Plains to Grand Central
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to New Brunswick
  3. Take the line 100 bus from New Brunswick Downtown to Palmer Square, Princeton 100

$30 - $55

Drive  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Drive from White Plains to Princeton 77.6 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from White Plains to Princeton is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from White Plains to Princeton is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1 h 28 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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It takes approximately 2 h 47 min to get from White Plains to Princeton, including transfers.

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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 New York Port Authority. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 47 min.

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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 New York Port Authority in around 2 h 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from White Plains to Princeton via Grand Central, Grand Central - 42 St, Times Sq - 42 St, New York Penn Station, and Princeton Jct. in around 2 h 57 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from White Plains to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$9 - $10
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to New Brunswick
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $12
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.

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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
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from New York Port Authority to Palmer Square, Princeton
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $25
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
web.coachusa.com
Bus from New Brunswick Downtown to Palmer Square, Princeton
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
web.coachusa.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Princeton, NJ - Nassau St
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Schedules at
us.megabus.com

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