Book Payless hire cars in New York

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Payless car hire prices in New York

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Reviews for Payless in New York


" was timely and pleasant"(in 182 reviews)
" cosmetically"(in 1903 reviews)
" at pickup."(in 630 reviews)


"The car smoke"(in 169 reviews)
"Will there again."(in 229 reviews)
"Have if booked"(in 2293 reviews)
Overall rating6.9 OkayBased on 132 reviews
Value for money

Recent reviews

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Horrendous experience. Overpaid for holidays and still didn’t have appropriate care.Reviewed 27 Dec 2023
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Staff was efficient and helpful, pickup and drop-off was very easy. I had a much better experience here than I had with a previous rental with Dollar nearby.Reviewed 16 Oct 2023
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Pros:Pickup and drop off easy. JFK is JFK so getting in and out of airport less than ideal.Reviewed 22 May 2021
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Pros:i came here after my reservation with ACE fell through - these guys brought me an upgrade in about 5 minutes despite not even having a registration for more than half an hour. was really impressed, & that's not something i'm used to saying about car rental places.Cons:one "invisible bill", possibly linked to a toll bridge...or is that troll bridge? hmmReviewed 28 Apr 2021
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Pros:Yes easy smooth in and outCons:Car was ok nothing greatReviewed 17 Apr 2021
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Cons:printer working in lobbyReviewed 19 Mar 2021
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Pros:Pick-up and drop-off was a fairly simple process.Cons:When we received our car, the tire pressure light was on. We connected with an employee who filled the tires with air. When finished, the light was still on, but the employee said that "it's because the tires need some time to warm up" (it had snowed two days in a row previously). We had a car for a total of three days and two nights. The tire pressure light never turned off. I wish the employee had taken more care to look into the issue and/or escalate the matter so that we could receive a new car.Reviewed 22 Feb 2021
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Pros:They ran out of cars, I waited 3 hours after my booking time to get a carReviewed 21 Dec 2020
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Cons:I reserved a compact car but when I arrived, only trucks were available. I didn't want to drive such a large vehicle so canceled my reservation and paid for a new one from the rental company at the next counter.Reviewed 6 Nov 2020
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Pros:The car worked perfectly.Cons:Pick up took a very long time and delayed me about 40 minutes.Reviewed 26 Oct 2020
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Pros:The quick check in and check outCons:The line changing alarm on my Toyota Corala was a bit annoying.Reviewed 24 Oct 2020
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Pros:The Kayak estimate was almost HALF of the price of the rental. The insurance was only $60 for 4 days. There was no explanation for the huge jump in priceCons:If the rental companies honored the Kayak estimate or were more upfront on pricinf breakdown.Reviewed 19 Oct 2020
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Where can I find Payless hire cars in New York?


25 Bowery Bay Blvd


Monday08:00 - 22:00
Tuesday08:00 - 22:00
Wednesday08:00 - 22:00
Thursday08:00 - 22:00
Friday08:00 - 22:00
Saturday08:00 - 22:00
Sunday08:00 - 22:00


+1 718 446 0824


305 Federal Circle


Monday07:00 - 23:00
Tuesday07:00 - 23:00
Wednesday07:00 - 23:00
Thursday07:00 - 23:00
Friday07:00 - 23:00
Saturday07:00 - 23:00
Sunday07:00 - 23:00


+1 718 244 8277

Good to know

Most popular location

25 Bowery Bay Blvd

Most popular car type

Supplier choice

Top tips for hiring a car from Payless in New York

  • New York's diverse terrain calls for thoughtful consideration when selecting a rental car. In bustling cities like New York City, compact cars excel with their easy maneuverability. Meanwhile, for excursions beyond the urban sprawl, an all-terrain SUV or crossover proves invaluable. Upstate's rugged landscapes, from the Adirondack Mountains to the Finger Lakes, demand vehicles with sturdy traction and ample ground clearance. Convertibles, perfect for scenic drives through the Hudson Valley, offer an exhilarating experience.
  • Parking is also crucial to consider when choosing a rental car. In bustling cities like New York, where parking spaces can be limited and expensive, opting for a compact or subcompact car makes sense. These vehicles are easier to maneuver and fit into tight parking spots. On the other hand, if you're exploring less congested areas or staying in places with ample parking, a larger vehicle like an SUV or van might be more comfortable and practical. If after taking these items into consideration you are still unsure of which vehicle will best meet your needs, a member of the Payless team will be happy to offer their insights and suggestions.
  • The Payless agency offers specialty vehicle options for drivers with particular mobility needs. If you require special equipment in order to operate a vehicle, it is recommended that you call 1 800 PAYLESS in advance of your rental period so that the company can do its best to meet your needs. Among their special services are free hand controls, and the ability for a visually impaired renter to add a traveling companion to their rental agreement for no additional charge. Note also that families traveling with children will be able to rent equipment such as infant, toddler, and booster seats for an additional fee.
  • For your convenience and because accidents happen, Payless offers an online Lost and Found directly for drivers who believe they have left behind personal belongings when returning their rental vehicle. You need only visit to type in the location at which you rented your vehicle. From there, you will be able to view misplaced items that have been cataloged or you may submit a ticket to report your lost item. You will even be able to return to the site to check regularly for status updates upon submitting your ticket.
  • Supplier choice car hire from Payless in New York are around 51% cheaper than other car types, on average.

FAQs about hiring a car from Payless in New York

  • What is the best pickup location when I book Payless car rentals in New York?

    New York offers three major airports, including the John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK), the LaGuardia Airport (LGA), and the Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR). Visitors traveling through these hubs will find a Payless car rental counter on-site for their convenience. However, if you are arriving by some other means of transportation or are simply looking to save on your spending, rental locations tend to have higher rates at airports than at independent locations.

  • What amenities can I expect when I book Payless car rentals in New York?

    Payless offers customers the option to enroll in their free rewards program, which gives you instant savings, special promotions, and a faster, more convenient booking process. They also offer a “Pay Now” option that allows you to prepay for your vehicle in order to save up to 20% off the counter rate.

  • How old do I need to be to book Payless car rentals in New York?

    To rent a car in New York, you will need to be at least 18 years old and in possession of a valid driver’s license and standard auto insurance. Drivers below the age of 25 will incur a young driver’s fee, and may find their vehicle options have some restrictions. For example, drivers must be 25 years old or older to rent a luxury model.

  • What is the most popular car hire from Payless in New York?

    Supplier choice (Class Special Car or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type from Payless in New York.

  • How many car hire locations does Payless have in New York?

    Payless has 2 hire locations in New York. Take a look at our Payless hire location map to find the best car hire near you.

  • Does Payless have a car hire location at the airport: John F Kennedy Intl airport (JFK)?


  • Does Payless offer shuttle or airport pick-up services from John F Kennedy Intl airport (JFK)?


  • Does Payless have a car hire location at the airport: Newark airport (EWR)?


  • Does Payless offer shuttle or airport pick-up services from Newark airport (EWR)?


  • Does Payless have a car hire location at the airport: LaGuardia airport (LGA)?


  • Does Payless offer shuttle or airport pick-up services from LaGuardia airport (LGA)?