Newark - Liberty Airport Car Rental
Newark – Liberty Airport is the main airport in New Jersey and is close to Newark city, after which it is named.
Less than 25 km from Manhattan, it was the largest and busiest airport for passenger traffic throughout the USA for a decade. Its opening dates back to 1 October 1928.
During the Second World War, it was used for military purposes, whereas in the post-war period the airport has undergone relevant changes: the three terminals still functioning were built in the 1970s and a route connecting this airport to London city was inaugurated in 1984.
Another important day was the deadly one of 11 September 2001: one of the planes involved in the terroristic attack of that day departed right from this airport.
Nowadays, the airline that mostly uses this airport is United Airlines. Among the guaranteed routes there are those to Los Angeles and Portland offered by Alaska Airlines and those to Munich and Frankfurt guaranteed by Lufthansa. New York city centre is less than 30 km away and is reachable with the rental car picked up directly at Newark Airport once landed, thanks to the service offered by RentalUp.
New York what to see
So, once landed at Newark – Liberty Airport and picked your rental car up, booked on RentalUp before departure, you can soon start to discover the “Big Apple”.
Having the opportunity of taking advantage of the car rental service at Newark – LibertyAirport to visit New York is a great convenience and you can start your tour admiring the Statue of Liberty, true symbol not only of the city but of the whole America.
Our tip is to devote the necessary time to it and to climb up to the highest point of this statue, to whose creation also the “father” of the Tour Eiffel contributed.
Then, you cannot miss a stroll along the famous Fifth Avenue, after which you may continue your tour with a visit to another symbol of the city and of America: the Empire State Building, very beautiful example of the Art Deco style throughout the USA.
Continuing to exploit the car rental service in New York from Newark – Liberty Airport, it is worth to get to the most visited place in Manhattan to deeply breath the air of the Big City, that is the famed Time Square, also known as “The Crossroads of the World”: a spectacle of lights, large jumbotrons and architecture.
New York: art and culture
New York city is very interesting also from the artistic and cultural points of view. In this respect, it is enough to think of the museums you can visit, such as the very important Metropolitan Museum of Art. This museum, together with the Guggenheim Museum, is one of the flagships of the city concerning its cultural offer.
Thanks to the car rental service at Newark – Liberty Airport, New York can be discovered also in its many famous districts, such as Bronx and Brooklyn or you can visit the districts where some of the most important communities of the city live, such as Chinatown and Little Italy, where you can truly breath the atmosphere of the so-called “American dream”.