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JFK Airport Luggage Storage Guide 2023Posted Feb 4, 2023
Are you wondering, "Where can I store my luggage near JFK Airport?" Perhaps you just arrived in New York and need a place to store your bags near JFK Airport before you check into your hotel or AirBnB -- or maybe you just checked out and don't want to drag your bags around with you for the rest of the day.
Perhaps, you're planning on shopping at Pelham Manor Shopping Plaza, Broadway Commons, or American Dream and need a place to store your bags. Or, you're planning on planning on at Central Park, Union Square Park, or Bryant Park .
Don't worry, there are plenty of options for luggage storage near JFK Airport!
Luggage storage nearby JFK Airport with Bounce
Bounce is one of the largest luggage storage networks in New York with multiple locations near JFK Airport.
Featured in , Bounce is present in more than 100 cities. We partner with local hotels and shops to open up space for you to drop off your bags in essentially any major neighborhood.
Our team vets each location and provides all the security measures including insurance, security seals, and well-trained staff.
Bounce is the #1-rated bag storage network with thousands of 5-star reviews. Many of our shops are open for luggage storage 24/7 but this varies by location… we strategically open new spots so you can find the closest location to temporarily store your bags. Our prices in the JFK Airport area start at just $5.90 per 24h/bag.
Book through our or mobile app (required) so that we can cover you with insurance, space availability, and our 24/7 customer support. We love to travel as much as you so we make it as easy as possible! There are no size limits for suitcases or backpacks stored with Bounce. For less than a cup of coffee per bag, you can enjoy your entire day without dragging your bags with you!
Here are some ideas for making the most of your time in the JFK Airport area now that you are free from your baggage. Some notable places to relax before a flight are Brooklyn Botanic Garden, Starbucks, and Central Park Zoo. You can also go for a hike around Eastern Parkway Malls, Sandy Hook, and Massapequa Preserve. And if you’re looking for a night on the town, check out Bar 360, Air Bar, and Gemini's Lounge & Rest.
Why is Bounce the best luggage storage provider in the JFK Airport area?
✅Multiple locations near JFK Airport✅$10,000 Bounce Guarantee on each booking to protect your belongings✅Vetted store locations to ensure trust and safety✅2 minute booking process online or via mobile app, then just walk in and check your bags in✅Thousands of 5 star reviews, hundreds of thousands of bags stored
How do I store luggage near JFK Airport with Bounce?
You can find the closest luggage storage location to JFK Airport really easily. . Find the shop that meets your preferences in terms of location & hours. Once you’ve chosen a location, you can book in under 2 minutes.
Space does fill up so booking before you go there is required, but you can show up right away. With your booking confirmation in hand, we’ll give you the exact details and directions to the shop. Once there, all you have to do is show your booking confirmation and we’ll tag and check in your bags.
You’re now free to enjoy JFK Airport and New York without your things!
About JFK Airport
John F. Kennedy International Airport is located in Jamaica, Queens, about 16 miles southeast of Midtown Manhattan. JFK Airport is the busiest air gateway into North America, and is ranked as the sixth busiest airport in the country. JFK is frequented by international and domestic passengers alike. In October 2018, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced a $13 billion plan that would completely upgrade and modernize the airport by the year 2025.
Fun fact: JFK Airport boasts a luxury pet terminal called ARK, serving the needs of furry fliers and setting standards for animal air transportation.
Transit Options at JFK Airport
- AirTrain JFK: connections to MTA subway (A, E, J, Z) and Long Island Railroad
- NYC Airporter: transfers to/from Grand Central Station and Port Authority
- MTA Regional Bus Operations: Q3, Q6, Q7, Q10, B15—all of these bus lines provide transfers to the MTA subway and Long Island Railroad (LIRR)
Luggage Storage near JFK Airport
JFK Airport offers one bag-storage facility inside of Terminal 1. Contact the airport directly for rates and hours of operation.
Otherwise, we recommend traveling into the city via one of the transit options from JFK Airport detailed above. Once you arrive to one of these transit hubs (or the NYC neighborhood of your choice), you can drop off your things with one of Bounce’s trusted partners for safe and reliable New York City luggage storage.
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Frequently asked questions
How much does it cost to store luggage near JFK Airport?
The price for luggage storage near JFK Airport is just $5.90/bag for the entire day.
Where can I store luggage near JFK Airport?
There are multiple locations in the JFK Airport area which can be booked through the Bounce platform including near Hoboken Terminal, Atlantic Terminal, and New York Penn Station and all over New York.
Is it safe to store your bags near JFK Airport?
Yes. Every bag is tagged with a security seal and comes with the $10,000 Bounce Guarantee. Every location is required to uphold tight security precautions. You may be asked to show ID and you will be required to use a credit card to book through Bounce in advance. With hundreds of thousands of bags stored, you can count on Bounce to handle your baggage near JFK Airport.
Are there storage lockers near JFK Airport?
Yes, there are storage lockers and many other luggage drop off points in the JFK Airport area. Bounce has multiple luggage storage locations nearby JFK Airport and in the broader New York area where you can conveniently store your luggage with full security and the $10,000 safekeeping guarantee.
What public transportation exists near JFK Airport?
Popular metro stations like MTA - Sutphin Boulevard Subway Station, MTA Subway - Euclid Ave, or Mta - Jamaica Center Parsons/Archer Subway Station can be used for nearby transit. When traveling within New York near JFK Airport, you may be close to some bus stations: Sutphin Boulevard & Rockaway Boulevard, MTA Buses - Q1, 2, 3, 17, 36, or Gateway Plaza Bus Terminal. If traveling by train, LIRR - Jamaica Station, Valley Stream LIRR Station, and LIRR - Laurelton Station are nearest to JFK Airport.
Where are the best hotel accommodations near JFK Airport?
The top-ranked middle to high-range hotels near JFK Airport are Linden Motor Inn, Hilton New York JFK Airport, and Sleep Inn JFK Airport Rockaway Boulevard. When traveling on a budget, the best hostels near JFK Airport are AAE New York Hostel, Pine Street, and The Hostile Hostel.
Where are the best restaurants near JFK Airport?
The most popular restaurants to visit when near JFK Airport are McDonald's, Pitkin Express Deli, and Bobby Van's Steakhouse.
Where are the best parks and nature attractions near JFK Airport?
Check out the nearby Forest Park, Canarsie Pier, and Canarsie Park.