Navigation and transportation resources, ranging from ground transportation provided by the Institute, schedules and request forms for public and private transportation, to maps of the local area, are accessible via the links below. Information is also provided on renting cars locally with pre-negotiated rates for the IAS community.
The Institute provides free shuttle service between the Institute, Palmer Square, Princeton University, Nassau Park, and the Mercer Mall for members of the Institute Community. The scheduled service runs Monday through Friday. A copy of the shuttle schedule can be downloaded below. Passengers must make a reservation below to ride the shuttle. The shuttle does not run without a reservation. Be sure to book your outbound trip and your return trip separately, with the exception of the daily evening trip to Trader Joe's.
- IAS Shuttle Schedule (click to make reservation)
- IAS Shuttle Service Map
- Tiger Transit (Princeton University transportation)
Parking on the Institute Campus
If you park your vehicle on the IAS campus or in the Members Housing complex, please complete the vehicle registration at https://updateme.ias.edu so that Public Safety has a means of getting in contact with you if needed.
If you plan on parking your vehicle for an extended period of time (more than one week) without moving it, please use the Lot A parking area located on Olden Lane. This will help to provide parking spots for daily use in the Lot B parking area and in Member Housing driveways.
Transportation to and from IAS
- Driving directions to IAS
- Taxi service
- Bus service - New Jersey Transit
- Rail – New Jersey Transit
- Rail - SEPTA - Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority
- Rail – Amtrak
- Local Car Rentals
- NYC – Metropolitan Transportation Authority
- Local airports and airport transportation
Ground Transportation Forms - for Faculty and staff only
Please direct further inquiry to email@example.com.