Princeton is located between New York City and Philadelphia and is easy to reach by public transportation or by car. The closest and most conveniently accessed international airport is Newark Liberty International. 

We recommend you consult our list of local resources, including restaurants and lodging to explore the local area. For a mobile friendly arrival guide with maps and directions, please review our On-Campus Arrival Guide.

The University is easily accessible by train, which runs along the Northeast Corridor line and also stops at Newark airport. Both Amtrak and NJ TRANSIT trains stop at Princeton Junction. Travelers can then transfer to a single-car train operated by NJ TRANSIT, known locally as the "Dinky," for the five-minute ride to Princeton Station. The station is located on Alexander Street at the southern end of campus. 

For additional information about parking and shuttle routes please review the University's transportation and parking website.

Princeton Mobile

For an interactive map of campus or shuttle information, visit Princeton Mobile or download the Princeton Mobile app to your smartphone to help plan your journey.

Plan Your Trip

Princeton Mobile

For an interactive map of campus or shuttle information, visit Princeton Mobile or download the Princeton Mobile app to your smartphone to help plan your journey.

Plan Your Trip