Princeton Area Airports

Princeton can be reached via four international airports. The two closest and most easily accessed are:

The two large airports in New York City (east of Manhattan) take substantially more time to reach by car or public transportation from Princeton. They are:


Train transportation from and to airports:

NJ TRANSIT trains 973-275-5555
to Newark Liberty International Airport
NJ TRANSIT offers a shuttle train, known locally as the "Dinky," between campus (Princeton Station at Alexander Street) and Princeton Junction. At Princeton Junction, you may transfer to NJ TRANSIT's Northeast Corridor line northbound. Debark the train at Newark Liberty International Airport and transfer to the AirTrain monorail.

SEPTA regional rail 215-580-7800
to Philadelphia International Airport
Take NJ TRANSIT train from Princeton (Dinky) Station to Princeton Junction. Transfer to the Northeast Corridor line southbound, which will end in two stops at Trenton station. Transfer to the SEPTA R7 train to Philadelphia 30th Street Station. Take the SEPTA R1 train from 30th Street to the airport.


Ground transportation from and to airports:

Princeton Travel Portal - Rail
Princeton Travel Portal - Ground Transportation

State Shuttle 800-822-9797
shuttle service to Newark Liberty International Airport, Philadelphia International Airport and JFK International Airport

A-1 Limousine 800-367-0070
King Limousine
800-951-2680
private transportation to all regional airports