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Explore New York, the City That Never Sleeps

More than 20 million people live in New York and its surrounding areas. The city truly never sleeps, and there's almost always something going on. If you're going to travel to this great city, let's start planning for your exciting trip! When you book a car rental, you can get from one destination in Manhattan to the next in less than half an hour in light traffic. You also have easy access to the other four boroughs: Staten Island (with help from the ferry), Brooklyn, Queens, and The Bronx.

For pizza lovers of all ages, Lombardi's Pizza in Soho is a definite must! It's located less than 3 miles from Grand Central Terminal in Midtown, and it has been around for more than 100 years. If the history of the world is something that interests you, you can drive your rental to the American Museum of Natural History at 79th Street and Central Park West. Then, break out your formal wear and head just 5 minutes across town to Lincoln Center and see an opera or go to a symphony orchestra concert.

There's So Much to See Beyond the City

The great thing about renting a car is that you're not limited to the city. You can take a day trip down the I-95 and spend time in Philadelphia, Baltimore, Richmond, or Washington D.C. This scenic drive along the Eastern Seaboard will place you alongside some of the most important American historical sites. You can also spend a day at the Hamptons, explore upstate New York, or drive down to Atlantic City to see some world-class casinos along the Boardwalk. When you rent a car, you can make your trip truly unforgettable.

Book your car rental today, and prepare to enjoy the sights and flavors.

New York City, NY, United States

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Average rental day price in the last 30 days
US$ 78.28
Most popular car rental models in New York City
VW Jetta (Standard)
Nissan Rogue (SUV)
Ford Focus (Compact)
Best rated rental car companies
Alamo
Hertz
Thrifty

Car rental companies in New York City, NY, United States

    Car <span>Rental Requirements</span> in the United States

    • Minimum Age

      For most car rental companies around the world, the minimum age requirement is 25. Drivers aged between 21 and 24 might be subject to additional local fees and may not be allowed to book vehicles under the Premium, Specialty, SUV, Minivan, Van, Convertible, Utility and Luxury Vehicle categories. Additional drivers must be at least 25 years old.

    • Driver’s License

      Each driver must present a full, valid and original national driver's license held for minimum of 2 years. If your license is not in a language used in your destination country, an International Driver's Permit to accompany your national driver's license is highly recommended.

    • ID or Passport

      Each driver must present a valid and original photo ID or passport.

    • International Credit Card

      The renter must present a personal credit card, valid in the country of pick-up with enough funds to put a hold for a security deposit. Third-party credit cards will not be accepted. The car rental company is solely responsible for approving the provided credit card. Online prepayment does not exempt the renter from providing a valid international credit card during vehicle pick-up. The rental company will place a hold in the amount of the security deposit and, when applicable, any additional local fees not covered in the prepaid voucher on the card provided at the rental location.

    • Prepaid Booking Voucher

      You must present a printout of the Booking Confirmation Voucher at the rental location. This document officially confirms all agreed upon services, payment conditions, rates, discounts, as well as vehicle availability within the group selected.

    • Important Information

      Car rental companies reserve the right to refuse service to underage or unlicensed drivers, those with poor credit history or individuals otherwise considered liabilities by the rental company.

    What to know before renting a car in New York City

    • How much is it to rent a car in New York City?

      The lowest daily rate in New York City in the last 30 days was US$ 89.07 with Alamo.

    • Which rental company is the best rated in New York City?

      The car rental company best rated by our customers in New York City is Alamo.

    • Which car rental model is the most rented in New York City?

      The most popular car rental model in New York City is the VW Jetta.

    • What is the average car rental daily rate in New York City?

      In the last 30 days, the average daily rate was US$ 78.28.

    • How many car rental locations are there in New York City?

      in New York City there are 53 locations from 9 car rental companies.

    • Which car rental categories are available in New York City?

      Minivan, Full-Size, Midsize, Mini, Luxury, SUV, Convertible, Economy, Pickup, Van, Compact, Standard, Premium, Special.

    FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT CAR RENTAL

    Proteções do veículo Car rental insurance

    Car rental insurances are usually called Loss Damage Waiver (LDW) and Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) and cover against damages made to the car in case of an accident.

    Proteções à terceiros Third party insurance

    Third party insurances are usually called Additional Liability Insurance (ALI). Generally, they cover damage made to someone else’s property in case of an accident involving the rental car.

    Caução Security deposit

    Also known as credit hold, a security deposit is necessary when you pick-up your rental car. The deposit is “blocked” on the driver’s credit card and “unblocked” after you return the car in the same conditions.

    Opcionais Optional services

    It is possible to add optional items to your reservation, such as GPS, child car seat, booster seat and more. Add them to your booking now so you don’t have to worry about it later!

    Condutor adicional Additional driver

    If someone else is sharing the wheel with you, they need to be added to the car rental agreement as an additional driver and comply with the same car rental requirements, such as minimum age and documentation needed.

    Quilometragem Mileage

    Check your reservation for the information about unlimited or limited mileage. Unlimited mileage means you can ride how much you want without paying any extras. Road trip saved!

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