Long Island City Car Rentals

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Nissan Versa

or equivalent Compact

passengers

5

luggage

2

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automatic

A/C

Yes

from

$40 /day

john f. kennedy international airport - new york, jamaica, ny 11430

Nissan Maxima

or equivalent Premium and Luxury

passengers

5

luggage

4

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automatic

A/C

Yes

from

$52 /day

westchester county, white plains, 10604

Ford Explorer

or equivalent Suv and Crossover

passengers

2

luggage

0

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automatic

A/C

Yes

from

$60 /day

john f. kennedy international airport - new york, jamaica, ny 11430

Nissan Frontier

or equivalent Pick-Up

passengers

4

luggage

1

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automatic

A/C

Yes

from

$97 /day

775 old country road, westbury, ny 11590

Audi Q7

or equivalent Suv and Crossover

passengers

5

luggage

4

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automatic

A/C

Yes

from

$150 /day

98 frelinghuysen ave, new york newark, 07114

Bmw X3

or equivalent Suv and Crossover

passengers

5

luggage

2

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automatic

A/C

Yes

from

$155 /day

250 main st, white plains, 10601

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There is no guarantee this price will be in effect at the time of your search.

650 w. 42nd st

Average Pick-Up time: 0-10 minutes

10.0 Out of 10 (Based on 1 review)

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CLovett Reviewed on Aug 4, 2018, 8:05 PM

I rent cars on a weekly basis in NYC. This was the most convenient and easy rental experience I have ever had. Do your homework before you get there by installing it the app. After that the process is easy breezy. The staff was also very friendly and helpful.

126 west 55th street 126 w 55th st w

Average Pick-Up time: 21-30 minutes

10.0 Out of 10 (Based on 7.0 reviews)

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Paul Reviewed on Jan 19, 2019, 6:28 PM

Picked up my rental at Hertz on W. 55th St. in NYC. The agent and her manager were terrific. Car was clean, easy exit out of garage.

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Frequent Flier Reviewed on Dec 31, 2018, 1:44 PM

I’ve NO complaints It was a weekend day before NEW YEARS EVE and the city itself was busier than ever. I was amazed at the proficiency and the ease of my pick up. I had prereserved and prepaid. I had to wait sometime for the car but even that wasn’t long and easy.

We collected 187 reviews in total for all stations in Long Island City, New York, United States of America with an average score of 8.5/10.
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Car rentals in Long Island City: What you need to know

Whether you are in Long Island City on business or to check out the sights, having the option to go where you want to go, when you need to is key to a great trip. Using Long Island City public transportation may be an inexpensive method to see this neighborhood, but if you are trying to get to a different area of New York, you might be left waiting for a while. Taxis and ridesharing, like Uber or Lyft, can be faster, but the cost can start to add up. Plus, they may not be immediately available.

If you want to get the most out of your trip to Long Island City, then having the keys to your own auto is the best way to be sure you have the opportunity to do everything you want to do during your stay. We can help you reserve an inexpensive rate and the automobile of your choosing. Check out our tips to find out everything you want to know about renting a car in Long Island City.

Frequently asked questions

What's the best way to get an affordable car rental in Long Island City?

If you are looking for some of the best car rental rates, then you're in the right place. To get the most savings on your trip to Long Island City you can do a few things:

  • Compare and contrast the rates for a few suppliers on the type of car you want
  • Book as far in advance as possible. You will usually save more and get the car of your choice
  • Make sure you are aware of any cost for an added driver, fuel policy, and mileage limits. That way you will know the true cost before you book your car
  • Decide the vehicle you'll need for your drive. Don't rent more car then you need

Before you book, make sure you go through the rental policy.

What kind of vehicle should I rent while in Long Island City?

With a number of vehicle types to decide from, it can be tricky to figure out which car is the best for your visit. However, you will want to take into consideration the amount of driving and how many people you're riding with. Our table below can help you book which automobile is the best one for your visit.

How old do I have to be to rent a car in Long Island City?

The minimum age to rent a car in most cities like New York is 21. Take time to go over the supplier's policies, as there may be limitations if you are under 25 or for higher category rentals in particular. Make sure to check the rental company's policy to find out what the total cost is for you.

Does the U.S. of A. require car insurance?

Many countries require the driver to have insurance. You may be able to purchase interim coverage through the rental car company. Otherwise, as a U.S. citizen, you can also book Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout.

Many major credit cards (MasterCard, Visa, American Express and Discover) typically cover your car rental. However, many of them have restrictions, such as not covering larger vehicles, like trucks or SUVs. Make sure to find out exactly what your credit card will cover and how much before you head to Long Island City.

What fuel policy should I go for in Long Island City?

We recommend a full tank policy. You pick up your rental with full tank of gas, and you should bring it back it topped off. If you want to keep your expenses lower, it is best to fill up your tank before you bring it back to the supplier.

Do most providers offer one-way rentals in Long Island City?

A lot of rental car companies offer one-way rentals. Depending on your itinerary, you may find it more convenient to drop off your car in a different city. Keep in mind that there is usually an extra fee for one-way rentals.

Can I book with unlimited mileage when renting a car in Long Island City?

Most suppliers offer unlimited miles, but you want to make sure it's part of your bundle. It's helpful to figure out how many miles you will be driving in and around Long Island City. You don't want to be surprised with any overages if you don't have unlimited miles, so be certain to understand the company's policy. You may want to get unlimited miles if you're hitting the highway to see all that New York or even New York has to offer.

Are there any road trips I should take from Long Island City?

Once you've checked out Long Island City, you'll be happy that you have your own car. There are some worthwhile stops around New York that are just a drive away. There is a lot of history in and around areas like Long Island City. You'll find 115 historical monuments and sites in nearby New York. If you're a fan of history, then you can't miss places like:

  • Lorillard Snuff Mill on off U.S. 1 in New York
  • Hamilton Grange National Memorial located at 414 West 141st St.
  • Woolworth Building found at 233 Broadway
  • Claude McKay Residence at 180 W. 135th St. in New York

New York has lots of things to do for tourist and locals alike. You may just have to jump into your rental car and discover what is else is around the area.

Your Long Island City, New York Ride is waiting

You won't have to worry about coordinating your trip to a bus schedule. Once you've reserved a car rental in Long Island City, New York from us, you can drive around the neighborhood and the rest of New York with ease. Peruse our selection of cars from some of the top car rental companies in the nation and choose the perfect car for your Long Island City adventure.

Silvercar car rental locations in Long Island City
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