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The Big Apple or also known as the city that never sleeps. New York has many landmarks and sight seeing locations one can visit. Look on our website for a cheap car rental to move around in New York.

One of the top tourist destinations in America, New York attracts a lot of tourists every year. New York is also known as the ‘Big Apple’. From one side it touches the Atlantic Ocean and on the other side it borders the start of the Hudson River. There are a lot of landmarks and interesting sites in New York and car rental can help you to get around them easily.

There are five boroughs in New York: Manhattan, Brooklyn, the Bronx, Queens and Staten Island. All of these boroughs are well connected by subways. Manhattan is the heart of the city and it accounts for a large part of the tourists that arrive in New York.

There is a wide range of hotels in New York; however, the accommodation is a bit expensive. During the summers and the winters, New York’s hotels are usually filled to their full capacity and therefore it is better if the tourists book ahead. The best accommodations are in Lower Manhattan, Upper Manhattan and Chelsea. The best restaurants and diners can be found in Chinatown and Soho so make the most of New York car hire to visit these areas.

The Staten Island Ferry is the best way to see most of the city’s tourist attractions. On the Staten Island Ferry one can see the Statue of Liberty, The Brooklyn Bridge as well as the amazing Manhattan Skyline. The ferry departs from the Financial District every 30 minutes and the tour is almost 25 minutes long.

The Harlem District of the city houses the Apollo Theatre. The theatre can be dated back as far as 1913 and is very significant in the history of the city. A lot of famous stars have performed at the Apollo Theatre. The theatre has been recently restored and there are regular musical performances at night.

The New York Public Library is located in the centre of Midtown. The architecture of the building is famous around the world for being very impressive. There are several million books in the library along with manuscripts. It is a fascinating place to visit even for those who are not lovers of reading as the experience of seeing the vast amount of reading material is immense.

Many popular celebrities have performed at the Radio City Music Hall over the years. It is located in Midtown and it attracts a lot of crowds including both locals and tourists.  Car hire is a great idea for visiting this part of New York.  

The Rockefeller Centre is famous for outdoor restaurants and cafes. There is a famous shopping mall, which is frequented by the locals and visited by the tourists. There is also a huge skating ring. At Christmas time, a large Christmas tree is decorated here, which is the centre of the Christmas celebrations in New York.  Christmas shopping in New York is made easier with car rental services.

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Car rental tips for New York Airport

Public transportation

At New York Airport are several ways to get to and from the airport. Check the corresponding time table for the departure times of the buses and metros. Another option is to go by taxi which will be more expensive but more direct.


When traveling we advise to carry some US Dollars to avoid any unwanted surprises. At New York JFK airport there are Money Exchange offices in order to change your local currency.

Time zone

The local time code for New York is EDT.


When traveling to New York make sure to check the local weather conditions in order to avoid any unpleasant surprises.


New York has approximately 8,55 million inhabitants.

On/off airport

Some car rental companies have an office or desk in the arrival terminal of Berlin which is indicated as On Airport. If the car rental company does not have an office or desk at the arrival terminal it is Off Airport, which means that most of the time the car rental supplier provides a free shuttle bus from the airport to the car rental desk.

Renting a car with more than 1 driver

A rental car can only be driven by the main driver but there is a possibility to add an additional driver which mostly has an extra fee. You can find out how much it is by checking the detailed terms and conditions. The extra driver will need to be present at the local rental office when picking up the car to show his/her driver license. Some restrictions may apply. Please check the detailed terms and conditions for this information.

Age requirements to rent a car in New York Airport

Most car rental agents allow you to rent a car when you are 21, however a young drivers fees will be applicable up to 24 years and normally with 21 years you can only rent mini to compact categories. Maximum age to rent a car is 75 years but this depends on car rental agent. We advise you, to check the detailed terms and conditions of each car rental agent. 

Where to rent a car offers car rental in more than 35000 locations, at all major airports and cities and railway stations. Below on this page you see a map with all the car rental companies we work with in New York Airport.

How to choose the best car type for my car rental

When you enter necessary details on the website, you will see a list of available cars, on the left side of the quote page you will see filters, which helps you to select the car type you are looking for.

Cheap family rental cars

When traveling with family and children, we recommend you select a car with enough space for luggage and enough space to fit child seats. Children must travel save in a child seat/booster depending on their weight or how tall they are. offers a wide range of variety of station wagons, mini vans in New York Airport.

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Facts about car rental in New York Airport

  • Last month, the average car rental length at New York Airport was 14 days.
  • The average rental car length at New York Airport is 7 days.
  • The most booked rental car type currently at New York Airport is STANDARD cars.
  • Last year, the most booked rental car type at New York Airport were FULLSIZE ELITE cars.
  • How much does it cost to rent a car at New York Airport? Last month, the average car rental price was 2190 USD.
  • Last year, how much did it cost to rent a car at New York Airport? Last year, the average car rental price was 838 USD.
  • What is the current average daily price to rent a at New York Airport? Last month, the average rental price was 156 USD per day.
  • How much did it cost to rent a car at New York Airport over the past 12 months? Last Year, the average rental price was 119 USD per day.
  • The car rental companies available at New York Airport are: Alamo.

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New York Airport Rental Car Reviews
See below last 5 customer reviews. Our customers rated New York Car Rental with an average of 8.00 based on 1 ratings.

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April 19, 2016



The service was very good. the vehicle was fantastic.