Luggage storage in Port Authority Bus Terminal
Discovering NYC is definitely an enriching experience. However, your day can be easily ruined if you need to carry around your bags and suitcases. Moreover, many attractions don’t allow big bags or suitcases for safety reasons. There are many options to store your bags, suitcases or sports gear in Port Authority Bus Terminal. Here are the main solutions to free yourself and go enjoying the wonders of New York City without the hassle of carrying heavy or awkward bags.
Interactive luggage storage price map
In the following map you can find an interactive left luggage map. By clicking on the pin of any location, you can find details such as prices, luggage insurances and links to more information. This way, you can locate very easily the most convenient luggage storage option for your trip in the surroundings of Port Authority.
Browse, explore and make your choice!
How much would store my luggage near Port Authority cost?
Never more than $10 per day
|$6 per day per bag||$2,5/hour per item
$10 per item per day
|Insurance||Yes, up to $3000 per bag||€500||No|
Types of luggage storage around Port Authority
Below you can find the main types of luggage storage solutions present near Port Authority as well as a description of their main characteristics and advantages.
“AirBnB luggage storage” with LuggageHero and BagBnB
Companies such as LuggageHero and BagBnB allow their clients to leave their bags and suitcases in local shops, bars, restaurants and hotels. On top of providing a significantly cheaper and more flexible luggage storage solution compared to more traditional left luggage facilities, it is safe and more convenient as it is spread out all around the around the area. LuggageHero allows customers to pay only for the exact time their luggage is stored and seal the luggages with a tag, while BagBnB proposes their service at a unique price for the first 24 hours. The opening hours fluctuate according to the local shop in which you store your suitcases.
Storage offices with Scwhartz Travel
Schwartz Travel is a company that offers baggage storage options in the form of an office. The office is supposedly open from 24/7. Business storage and Group discounts are available under some conditions.
Port Authority particularities
The Port Authority Bus Terminal also known as Port Authority is the main gateway for interstate buses into Manhattan in New York City. The terminal is located at 625 8th Avenue between 40th Street and 42nd Street just a block west of Times Square. Port Authority is the largest and busiest bus terminal in the united states and serves more than 200.000 riders daily. The NYC Subway stop at Port Authority as well giving you direct access to all the 5 boroughs of NYC.
The terminal is open and operates 24/7.
Port Authority has fast food options, if you want to leave the bus terminal there some great eateries nearby such as Esca (Italian Seafood), Ollie’s Noodle Shop (Asian) and Schnipper’s Quality Kitchen (American). A few attractions are also within a reasonable reach such as Times Square, Madame Tussaud’s and Ripleys Believe It Or Not.
Facilities in Port Authority
- Information booths are found on the main and subway level. They are open daily and help you if you have transportation-related questions.
- Baby care facilities and toilets are available inside the station. They do have a reputation for being dirty and unpleasant.
- ATMs and Bureau de change are available inside the station.
- A few fast food restaurants, snack places and coffee shops are present in Port Authority.