Limmud NY 2017 will be held at the Hyatt Regency Princeton
102 Carnegie Center
Princeton, NJ 08540
Limmud NY will not be providing buses from New York City this year as affordable and convenient options are available via public transportation. Choose from the options below for more information and directions.
Traveling by Train
The Hyatt Regency Princeton is located a short ride from the Princeton Junction train station. The hotel runs a complimentary shuttle service from the train station on the following schedule:
- Friday, February 17: every 30 minutes 12:00pm – 8:00pm
- Saturday, February 18: by reservation only – call the hotel at 609-987-1234
- Sunday, February 19: every 30 minutes 9:00am – 10:00pm
- Monday, February 20: every 30 minutes 9:00am – 3:00pm
New Jersey Transit from New York City
From Penn Station (or any stop on the Northeast Corridor line), take New Jersey Transit Northeast Corridor line to Princeton Junction. Travel time: Approximately 70 minutes from Penn Station.
SEPTA and New Jersey Transit from Philadelphia
Travelers from central Philadelphia can take the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA) Trenton Line, to Trenton, NJ. Riders must then transfer to NJ TRANSIT’s Northeast Corridor line to Princeton Junction station.
Amtrak from Points North or South
Amtrak’s Northeast Regional service from Boston, MA to Washington, DC stop three times daily at Princeton Junction. More frequent service is available to Trenton, NJ (from the south) or Metro Park, NJ (from the north) where transfer to NJ Transit trains to Princeton Junction is convenient.
Amtrak offers a 10% discount off the best available rail fare to Princeton, NJ between February 14, 2017 – February 23, 2017 for Limmud NY participants. To book your reservation call Amtrak at 1 (800) 872-7245 or contact your local travel agent. Please be sure to refer to Convention Fare Code X15E-966 when making your reservation. This code cannot be used online, you must call Amtrak directly at 1 (800) 872-7245. This offer is not valid on the Auto Train or Acela Service. Fare is valid on Amtrak Regional for all departures seven days a week, except for holiday blackouts. Offer valid with Sleepers, Business Class or First Class seats with payment of the full applicable accommodation charges. PLEASE NOTE that this special fare is only valid on travel on trains that stop in Princeton – it is not valid on travel to adjacent stations.
We recommend purchasing your tickets early, Amtrak ticket prices and availability change on a regular basis.
Traveling by Plane
The most convenient major airport is Newark Liberty International Airport. From Newark, take the NJ Transit Northeast Corridor train line to the Princeton Junction station – see the Traveling by Train section for more information and the hotel shuttle schedule.
Traveling by Car / Ride Share
Need a ride to Limmud NY? Do you have some extra space in your car that you can offer a fellow LimmudNYk? Fill out our online rideshare board to arrange your transportation today.
*The rideshare spreadsheet is VOLUNTEER-RUN. Please use it to find a ride or to offer a ride. Please do not call or email the office about this sheet. Although it was set up by Limmud NY, it is not being coordinated by Limmud NY. In other words, to get a ride or give a ride, you need to contact other people on this sheet. To confirm a ride you must be in direct contact with other Limmudnyks.*
Turn-by-turn driving directions are available on the Hyatt Regency website. If you are using a GPS enter this address: 102 Carnegie Center, Princeton, NJ 08540
Self-parking at the hotel is free for Limmud NY participants.