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305 Federal Circle

Jamaica, NY, 11430


(1) 718-244-8277

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Sun - Sat 7:00 AM - 11:00 PM

John F. Kennedy airport can be a confusing place to navigate on the best of days, but getting to the Payless Car Rental location on JFK's northwest end is easy with our convenient shuttle bus that runs from 7am to 11pm.

Traditional New York City rental cars are expensive, but not when you rent from us. You'll find the very best rates on every vehicle in our fleet, ranging from compact cars right through to SUVs and minivans. Whatever you're doing in the Big Apple, at Payless Car Rental JFK, you'll find the right set of wheels.

Speaking of things to do, New York has no shortage, and Manhattan Island is just 40 minutes away. Your best bet from JFK car rental area is to head north towards the Triborough bridge that will take you to the Upper EastSide. From there, you can hop on to third Avenue and take it right into the heart of the action.

If Long Island is your destination, you're halfway there once you pick up your rental car at Payless. Just head east along the Southern State Parkway and you'll be there in no time.

New York City and the surrounding area is one of the priciest in the United States, which is why whatever you can do to save money on your trip is advisable. Start with renting your car from Payless and use the money you save towards taking a proper bite out of the Big Apple.

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JFK Car Rental Location Information

Payless is a perfect option when looking for cheap car rentals at JFK. When you land in John F Kennedy International Airport, follow the signs to the AirTrain shuttle service for transportation to Federal Circle Station where the rental car counters are.

JFK Rental Car Return

After you have finished your trip, follow the airport road signs for rental cars back to 305 Federal Circle, Jamaica, NY. This is where the JFK car rental return for Payless is located.

Car Rental in NYC

Just because you are getting a rental car does not mean it has to be expensive. Payless Car prides itself on providing high-quality, yet cheap car rental in New York. Pick from our selection of affordable and cheap rental cars in NYC:

  • SUVs: i.e. Ford Expedition

  • Compact cars: i.e. Nissan Versa

  • Van rentals: i.e. Ford Transit

  • Standard: i.e. Mitsubishi Outlander

Whether you are in New York City for business or leisure, Payless can provide a rental car that can suit your style and your wallet. Hauling a large group? Select from any of our SUVs, or van rentals.

What Are Payless Car Age Requirements?

Car renters between the ages of 21-24 are permitted to rent cars with a $25 surcharge. The surcharge is not included in the total price of car rental reservation. All renters must provide a current license and credit card in their name.

Does Payless Charge For Additional Drivers?

Yes, each additional driver costs $13 per driver per day. Also, any additional drivers must fall within the age requirements listed above and have a valid major credit card in their name to rent a car.

Top Destinations Within Driving Distance From JFK Airport

New York City is the most visited city in the United States. With its famous streets in thousands of movies. Its high-rise buildings, and iconic sites, it’s no wonder people love visiting the Big Apple.

Liberty Island

Guided tours of the Island upon which the Statue of Liberty stands are available throughout the day. Drive your rental car down to the bay and take the ferry across the water to Liberty Island for a true NYC experience.

Central Park

Deep in the heart of Manhattan lies the earthy oasis of Central Park. Drive on down in your rental and take a stroll any time of year. No matter what season it is, Central Park is awe inspiring with its beauty.