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I am spending a few days in Ny before my international trip.

Dates:

1/28-1/31

So I was thinking of renting a car to save my family the fuss of picking/dropping us off.

I will also need a toddler car seat!

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Are you staying in Manhattan during this stay, one of boroughs outside of the city, or with family someplace else?

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Thanks.

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Then a car might be a good idea if you'd like to get around on your own, not just for them picking you up/droppping you off.

What is your maximum bid for a car for these dates?

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PS- as your family to take you to Denino's for pizza... some of the best i've had.

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I am not even sure. I have never bid for a car before on Priceline. Where can I read more info on the process? I can't seem to find the info for renting cars. When I searched diff websites, the lowest price I was finding was $30 for a compact car. So I guess the max I would want to pay is 20? I don't know if that is too low or what.

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You don't have that much time to play around with this, so i'd suggest trying:

$18 for compact, if rejected and an economy is also acceptable, try that car class at $18

If the above is rejected wait 24 hours and try again at $21.

If the above is rejected wait 24 hours and try again at $24.

If the above is rejected try HOTWIRE where they are currently offering a Compact for $27 or an Economy for $26.

Please start all your bids/purchases with the PRICELINE and HOTWIRE links on the board.

Any questions feel free to ask.

Good luck and let us know how it goes.

NOTE: you may want to consider bringing your own toddler seat (assuming you have one). The cost to rent a car seat thru car rental companies can be very expensive (captive audience) and most airlines will transport car seats at no additional charge (but check with whichever airline you're flying)

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Thank you everyone for your help. Sorry for not replying with what I decided to do. My family just picked us up from the airport and drove us around. We did not end up booking a car. 

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Thank you for closing this thread with your decision.

 

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OR
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($100+ purchase / HotRate Hotels / expires 4/25/2019)

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