Participants are responsible for costs associated with travel and lodging.
We strongly urge you to make your lodging reservations by Monday, August 6, 2007.
Our rates are contracted and must be reserved as soon as possible
as space is limited.
When making your reservation,
please reference Princeton University, Department of Geosciences.
Please use one of the contracted hotels listed below.
Nassau Inn, Princeton
10 Palmer Square, Princeton, NJ 08542
A special rate of $129 plus tax, standard room, single or double occupancy.
You must telephone the Nassau Inn directly to receive the special rate! Do not use their online booking form!
Nassau Inn is within walking distance of the University. Please make sure you specify you
are a guest of Princeton University, Department of Geosciences.
(The reference number for
our room block is 9254.)
B&B, Princeton (Scotia MacRae & Dick Blofson)
5 Evelyn Place, Princeton, NJ 08540
The daily rate is $60 single and $70 double occupancy, which includes breakfast.
The Bed and Breakfast is located on the third floor in a private house, within
walking distance of Princeton University.
102 Carnegie Center
Princeton, NJ 08540
The Hyatt Regency is located on Route 1 in Carnegie Center. Shuttle service can be arranged to the University. The rate is $129 single or double occupancy.
Please specify that you are with Princeton University to receive the special rate.
Transportation to Princeton University/Geosciences...
Taxi cabs are available from the Princeton Junction train station to the Nassau
Inn or the B&B.
Trains to Princeton Junction leave New York Citys Penn Station and
Street Station regularly. From New York City you may ride on
NJ Transit to Princeton
Junction. From Philadelphia you may take SEPTA to Trenton,
New Jersey then transfer
onto NJ Transit to Princeton Junction. From Princeton Junction, a two-car train
(known as the Dinky) makes the five-minute trip to Princeton University.
The Dinky does not meet every train, so consult a current NJ Transit schedule before making
travel plans. The Dinky platform is located on the southbound side of Princeton Junction.
Amtrak also offers service to Princeton Junction.
You can view train information at
Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) is closest to Princeton.
between the airport and Princeton is available through the Princeton Airporter.
courtesy phones are available at the airport terminals limousine counters.)
vans arrive at and leave from the Nassau Inn, located on Palmer Square, one block
from Princeton University.
NJ Transit offers the Airtrain service, which departs directly from Newark Liberty
International Airport and travels to Princeton Junction. Visitors should transfer
to the Dinky at Princeton Junction for travel to the University.
Buses from Newark Liberty International Airport travel to Newark Penn Station and
to the Port Authority Bus Terminal in New York City.
The Airporter also offers limousine service to and from Kennedy Airport
From the Philadelphia International Airport (PHL), train
and limousine services are
available to Philadelphias 30th Street Station.
New Jersey Suburban Transit Corporation provides bus service from the Port Authority
Bus Terminal at Eighth Avenue and 41st Street in New York City. Buses leave New York and
Princeton every half-hour during the day for the two-hour trip. Use the Palmer Square stop
in Princeton to visit the University.
Directions to Princeton University from local freeways.
Map to Guyot Hall [pdf]