Parking in Princeton

Locations, Times & Rates

Payment is required at parking meters and pay stations during the following hours:

  • Monday through Thursday: 9 am to 8 pm
  • Friday through Saturday: 9 am to 9 pm
  • Sundays: 1pm to 8 pm

Payment is required all day every day at the 15-minute Wawa meters.

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There is free on-street parking on the following holidays:

  • New Year's Day
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day
  • Presidents Day
  • Easter Sunday
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day

Parking Signage & Meter Decals

Parking signage and meter decals using the color coding shown above provide easily seen indicators of the parking time limits to help you plan your parking stay in Princeton. There is no overnight parking on any former Princeton Borough street from 2 to 6 am. Not all streets have signs noting that.

Long-Term Parking

For longer-term parking, consider the Spring Street Garage, privately owned Hulfish or Chambers garage, or parking at a Zone # 6093 meter.