There is no better way to see everything New York has to offer than by getting behind the wheel of your Avis rental car. Stop wasting your vacation waiting on the bus, or being nickel and dimed with ride-shares or taxis. Having your own ride enables you to go to the spots you want to see the most, when you want. Make your upcoming trip to New York even better with an Avis rental car.
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New York is home to around eight million people. With so many people making this city their home, you should find plenty to do in this big city. Many travelers come to check out New York's happening downtown. No matter what you pick to do first, you'll want to check out as much of New York as possible while on your road trip. You can easily see what else this exciting metropolis offers when you grab the keys to your Avis rental car.
We work with many of the best dealers in the industry. The first rental car company to be located in an airport, Avis has over 70 years of providing vehicles to travelers from all over. With a diverse fleet of vehicles and over five-thousand locations internationally, Avis is sure to offer you a great experience from start to finish.
Frequently asked questions
How do I get the best prices on a New York Avis car rental?
We try to get you the lowest rates, no matter when you book. But reserving ahead of time can help you save even more. Be sure to check the mileage policy and keeping it to one driver will reduce your expense.
Do I need to bring anything special when I get my car rental in New York?
You'll need to carry with you your driver's license and a credit card in your name.
What's New York's minimum age to rent a car?
Avis's minimum age to rent a car in New York is 21. Make sure to check Avis's policy, as there may be limitations if you are under 25 or for higher category cars especially.
Is there a particular vehicle I should get for my trip to New York?
That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what activities you want to do in New York. For bigger cities, like New York, you may find navigating and parking easier in a smaller car. Commute times in New York are close to 41 minutes, so you may find a SUV or mid-size car more comfortable. Or if you want to keep your emissions down, then choose a hybrid vehicle. Those looking for a little luxury on their New York trip can choose the premium category to get a car like a Mercedes C-Class or Audi A4 or similar.
Does the United States require car insurance?
In the United States you do need to have insurance before you rent from Avis. Although many of the major card issuers, like Visa or Discover, give some coverage, there are usually restrictions. For instance, you may not be covered if you book a larger or luxury vehicle. Make sure to check credit card issuer's policy before you decide. Additionally, as a United States citizen, you can also book Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout.
Does Avis require a deposit at the time of booking my rental car?
Avis does require a deposit when you book your rental car. Avis will block the deposit on your credit once you reserve your rental for your trip to New York. Please note that the deposit will vary greatly depending on the make and model of the vehicle.
Do I have to full up the tank before I take my car back to Avis?
At CarRentals.com, we recommend a full tank policy. You pick up your Avis rental with full tank, and you should bring it back it filled up. If you want to save some money, it is best to find a gas station before you return the car to Avis.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in New York?
New York is a large city, so there is going to be a lot to do. You may not want to concern yourself about your mileage limits if you are planning to root on the home team or root on the home team.
Does Avis offer one-way rentals in New York?
Avis offers one-way rentals in most cases. You may find it easier to drop off your vehicle at a different Avis. However, there is typically an additional charge when you choose one-way.
Reserve your ride today!
With so much to do and see in New York, having access to your own ride can come in handy. When you're ready to explore more of New York, you can go wherever you want to, without having to coordinate a ride-share or spend time waiting for the bus.
Before your next holiday, book your Avis New York car rental and take off to all the must-see sights. Reserve with CarRentals.com and cruise the open road in New York, New York.