|Car types||Compact, Economy, Full-size, Full-size SUV, Intermediate, Intermediate SUV, Luxury, People carrier, Premium, Standard, Standard SUV|
|Popular agencies||Avis, Budget, National, Hertz|
Collision damage waiver and theft protection are insurance options that cover renters from paying high penalty fees if the car is stolen or returned damaged. Some Brooklyn car providers already include Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) and Theft Protection Waiver into the rental price but not all of them. We recommend always be aware of your coverage when renting a car in in Brooklyn.
Keep in mind that car hire excess insurances often have a deductible clause, which is the amount you’ll have to pay if something happens during the time of your rental. If you want to avoid unwanted surprises, you should consider adding a no-deductible option to your Brooklyn car rental.
Some car hire companies in Brooklyn which have updated their car rental health and safety policies due to COVID-19 to make sure vehicles are clean and disinfected include Budget, Avis and Dollar
On average a hire car in Brooklyn costs £53 per day.
In the past 72 hours, the cheapest car hires were found at Avis (£55/day), Budget (£87/day) and Hertz (£96/day). In the last 72 hours the cheapest hire car price was found at Avis 325 Kent Avenue 11249 (3 miles from the city centre).
The average price of fuel in Brooklyn is £2.63 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a tank of fuel costs between £32 and £42, depending on the car size.
Economy (Ford Fiesta or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in Brooklyn.
Car hire companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from John F Kennedy Intl airport to off-airport locations include Budget, Dollar, Avis, Thrifty, Hertz, Alamo, Europcar, National and Enterprise.
Take a look at our extensive car hire location map to find the best car hire deals near you.
A Economy car hire in Brooklyn costs £46 per day, on average.
A Intermediate car hire in Brooklyn costs £49 per day, on average.
A Compact car hire in Brooklyn costs £45 per day, on average.
In Brooklyn, cars are most frequently hired at Hertz 240 Airport Rd St 104 (30 miles from city centre).
On average hiring a car in Brooklyn costs £374 per week (£53 per day).
On average a car hire in Brooklyn costs £1,603 per month (£53 per day).
Compact cars are the best choice for most vacationers visiting Brooklyn, particularly if you plan on exploring the roads yourself. One-way streets and narrow alleys are typical in Brooklyn and are difficult to navigate in a large vehicle. Streetside parking is also very difficult to find in the most popular parts of Brooklyn, so it pays to have a smaller vehicle that can fit in any spot available.
For the most part, the speed limit in Brooklyn is 25 mph, as that is the baseline speed limit in all of NYC unless signage says otherwise. However, drivers will see the occasional speed limits of 35, 45, and 50 mph depending on the size of the road. In the densest areas, the speed limit will occasionally be 20 mph.
Drivers can expect to pay around $2.60 per gallon of petrol in Brooklyn. This is a fairly moderate price and is neither as cheap as Texas, where drivers will see an average price of $2 per gallon in cities like Houston and San Antonio, nor as expensive as San Diego, where prices are around $3.20 per gallon.
Parking in Brooklyn, while not as expensive as it is in neighboring Manhattan, can cost a pretty penny and at times can be difficult to find. In general, it pays to stick to garage parking, as that is the most readily available option in Brooklyn. Streetside parallel parking is also available, but at variable rates, and it is largely dependent on the popularity of the immediate area. On a positive note, though, streetside parking is almost always free for everybody unless specific signage says otherwise or meters are present.