Why Buy When You Can Rent?

If you don’t use a car regularly, you may be wondering if you should buy or rent one when the need arises. Renting a car regularly can start to add up; however, if you only use a car for occasional weekend road trips, renting can be more cost effective than buying a car. With the right planning, you may be able to save a significant amount of money by renting a car from Empire Rent A Car! Read on for a few scenarios, to find out if renting over buying is right for you.

Finding Budget-Friendly Car Rentals

While most travel looks different during COVID-19, that doesn’t change the fact when you spend less money on your car rental, you can spend more money elsewhere on your trip. Whether you are in town on essential business or you’re just trying to get out of the house with your family, saving money on your rental will help you get the most out of your trip. For a rental vehicle that is as reliable as it is affordable, look no further than Empire Rental A Car.

3 Indoor Family Activities in New York

The beginning of the year is a great time to plan a family getaway. Enjoy the calm of the off-season and beat the spring break rush by planning a winter visit to New York. Families will love exploring and taking advantage of all that New York has to offer for kids and adults alike. When you get into town, rent a car, van, or SUV from your friends at Empire Rent A Car, and then check out these 3 family-friendly attractions.

Affordable Car Rental Options in New York City

When it comes to vehicle rentals, can there be too many options? At Empire Rent A Car, we would argue that more options help you, the customer, find the rental that works best for you and at the best price. No matter the reason for your trip to NYC, we are confident that our professional team can help you with your rental needs to get you on the road without any undue stress. 

Top Destinations for a Fall Weekend Getaway near NYC

Fall is the perfect time to take weekend trip and get out of the city to enjoy nature and reconnect as a family. The weather is cool and crisp, the kids have a few school breaks, and the foliage is something to behold. When planning your fall getaway, the first step is to choose a destination and the second is to book your rental car, van, or SUV. Fortunately, your friends at Empire Rent A Car can help you with both steps. Here is a list of our favorite weekend getaway destinations near NYC.

3 Reasons to Rent a Minivan from Empire Rent A Car

Minivans are the rental vehicle that you never knew you needed. They are ideal if you are taking a family vacation or if you need extra space in the trunk for luggage or gear. According to the experts at Empire Rent A Car, there are endless perks to renting a minivan, but here are some of the top reasons that clients love minivan rentals. 

Find the Van Rental That Is Right for You

If you’re in the market for a rental vehicle and you know that a car just isn’t going to work, you need to explore your van rental options. The first step in finding the right van rental is to know your options, so you can choose one that meets your needs and fits your budget. Here is a quick run-down of the van rentals available from your friends at Empire Rent A Car. MinivanIf you are looking for a comfortable ride that can fit up to 7 passengers, a minivan might be right for you. Minivans provide comfort and storage, thus are ideal for families or business associates visiting New York. They are easy to navigate and park, and include features such as backup camera, dual climate control, and stereo with CD player. You can also add options to a minivan rental, such as GPS navigation and TV/DVD player, to make … Continued

Top 3 Kid-Friendly Car Rentals

No matter how seasoned a traveler you may be, adding kids to the equation makes traveling more complicated. The sheer amount of luggage and gear that you need to bring, combined with the numerous logistical details to work out, often makes traveling with kids difficult and stressful. To reduce stress and spend more time enjoying your family trip, plan ahead and rent a kid-friendly vehicle. Empire Rent A Car has an extensive fleet of vehicles with plenty of space and comfort features that your family will love. Here are the top 3 for you to consider on your next trip to NYC.

Which Van Rental Is Right for You?

If you need a rental for a large group of people or to transport equipment, a van is a great vehicle to consider. Vans provide space and comfort that cars and trucks just can’t. Van rentals can be very useful, whether you are taking a family road trip or traveling with a group of business associates. Empire Rent A Car has a large selection of vans of all kinds, and our expert team can help you find the van that best meets your needs.

Don’t Miss These Unique NYC Events This Fall

Let’s face it, it doesn’t matter what time of year it is, NYC always has the best and most unique events around. This fall won’t be any different! It’s a great time of year to get outside and enjoy the crisp, fresh air before it turns bitter cold. You can take public transportation to some events, but for others you might want to rent a car and take a day trip. Whether you choose to experience many or just a few of the happenings around New York this fall, Empire Rent A Car has just what you need. Here are some ideas to get your fall itinerary started.