Travel and Parking


From the New Jersey Turnpike heading South - Take Exit 9 (New Brunswick) and follow signs for Trenton (Route 18 North, then Route 1 South). Take the first right after toll booths, up the ramp and onto 18 North. Immediately, shift to lane second from left and, less than half a mile from entry point, exit left (over Route 1 overpass). Stay in right lane— the exit to Route 1 South is on the right just beyond the overpass. Follow signs on Route 1 to Princeton, about 15 miles. Turn right onto Washington Road/Route 571 West and follow into Princeton. **Turn right at the first traffic light onto Faculty Road. **Follow less than one mile to the first left onto FitzRandolph Road. The parking lot will be immediately on the left, take the first OR second left to enter and park in the areas that are NOT designated for decal parking. The East Line shuttle departs approximately from the covered bus stop area near the football field; please visit for route times and a campus map.

From the New Jersey Turnpike heading North - Take Exit 8 (Hightstown), and follow signs to Route 133/Princeton. Take Route 133 to end and exit onto Route 571 West, following straight across Route 1 and into Princeton. Follow from ** above for parking.

From Interstate 95 North or South - Exit at Route 1 North. Follow Route 1 North and exit at Alexander Road, making a left onto Alexander Road. Follow this road into Princeton. Turn right onto Faculty Road (traffic light; gas station) and follow the first exit off the circle to stay on Faculty Road. Stay in right lane to go through traffic light (Washington Road) and follow from ** above.

Note: Detailed instructions for driving to Princeton are also available by telephone. For a recorded message, call 609- 258-2222 using a touch-tone telephone. Detailed instructions for traveling by train or bus can be found on the Princeton University website at


Parking is available on-campus ONLY to attendees who have preregistered. You will receive a confirmation by email that will include your parking pass. This parking pass must be displayed in the vehicle windshield. A campus shuttle runs continuously, visit for information about the East Line shuttle service, route map, and route timetable. 

Useful Travel Resources:

Driving Directions
Campus Map (Interactive)
Campus Map (Printable .pdf)