Visiting Campus: Overview

Princeton University, located in the heart of Princeton, New Jersey, welcomes visitors to its historic campus. Each year, Princeton hosts numerous visitors who are interested in the many educational, scholarly, cultural, recreational and athletic activities that enrich this University and its community.

An excellent transportation network of bus, rail and highways puts Princeton within easy reach (an hour or less) of major urban centers: Philadelphia and Trenton to the south, Newark and New York to the north. International airports are located in Philadelphia, Newark and New York. Bus and train stations to these cities are adjacent to campus.

Driving Directions
Visitor Parking
Campus Maps


 Autumn leaves

Princeton's campus is located on 500 acres in central New Jersey. The University's Office of Sustainability focuses on areas such as energy conservation, where it has been a leader, and coordinates other environmental efforts.