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Rated 4.9 by 522,237+ people

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Frequently
asked questions

  • How much does it cost to store luggage near JFK?

    The price for luggage storage near JFK starts from just $4.70/bag for the entire day.

  • Where can I store luggage near JFK?

    There are multiple locations in the JFK 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?

    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.

  • Are there storage lockers near JFK?

    Yes, there are storage lockers and many other luggage drop off points in the JFK area. Bounce has multiple luggage storage locations nearby JFK 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?

    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, 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.

  • Where are the best hotel accommodations near JFK?

    The top-ranked middle to high-range hotels near JFK 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 are AAE New York Hostel, Pine Street, and The Hostile Hostel.

  • Where are the best restaurants near JFK?

    The most popular restaurants to visit when near JFK are McDonald's, Pitkin Express Deli, and Bobby Van's Steakhouse.

  • Where are the best parks and nature attractions near JFK?

    Check out the nearby Forest Park, Canarsie Pier, and Canarsie Park.

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About JFK Airport

John F. Kennedy International Airport is located in Jamaica, Queens, southeast of Midtown Manhattan. JFK Airport is frequented by international and domestic passengers alike, as well as some animals. It’s quite an impressive place and even has a special pet-only terminal called ARK at JFK. This space is made up of a few areas offering services related to different species, like dogs, cats, birds, and even horses. Whether you’re flying alone or with your furry friend, you’ll be well taken care of at this airport.

Did you know? The grounds of JFK Airport are also used by the military and NASA. There’s a special runway reserved only for the Air Force One and is restricted to the public. Being home to one of the longest runways in the United States, the airport can also be used as a landing spot for space shuttles if needed.

No matter where you’re headed once you land at JFK, you’ll need somewhere to store your personal items when out and about in the city. We have easy-to-find luggage storage facilities for bags of any size throughout NYC. Download the Bounce app to find luggage storage before discovering restaurants, museums and much more in this exciting metropolis.

Does JFK airport have baggage storage?

Yes, there’s a baggage storage service available at JFK. You can store your luggage for up to 24 hours, as long as you have your flight ticket. However, without any self-serve lockers, you may face long lines for storing bags at peak times.

We offer baggage storage all over the city. We have several luggage storage locations in the surrounding area and, unlike most self-serve luggage lockers, we always have availability. Whether your requirements are extended storage or a short-term bag drop, we can help you out.

How much is luggage storage at JFK Terminal 4?

T4 Services at terminal 4 offer luggage storage, with prices ranging from $25 to $35, depending on the size of your bags and the quantity you’d like to store. As an alternative, you can book storage for your items near JFK Airport. 

Knowing where to store your stuff when your itinerary is full is easy with the Bounce app. We offer easy-to-book luggage storage near JFK Airport for suitcases of all sizes. We won’t charge you extra for heavy or large bags. For a flat rate per day per bag, you have an entire day of getting to know the city without non-essentials slowing you down. 

Every item stored in our partner luggage storage facilities comes with $10,000 BounceShield™ protection. Discover the excitement of NYC with peace of mind, knowing your items are secured and protected.

Can you leave your luggage at the airport?

JFK Airport luggage storage options are available but you may find a lack of availability or long lines for dropping off and picking up. It’s also preferable to have your luggage close to you in the city center. Remember that we have lots of places where you can store luggage near JFK. 

We always have space and our daily rates are affordable. Simply search luggage storage JFK Airport on the Bounce app. Find a convenient location, drop your things and take advantage of that long layover in New York.

Can I leave my luggage in New York?

Of course! Here at Bounce, our mission is to make your travels go as smoothly as possible. That’s why we’ve partnered with local businesses to offer luggage storage facilities all over New York City. Most of our locations are strategically placed near transit hubs and tourist attractions, meaning that you’ll be able to find luggage storage right where you need it most.

Things to do near JFK Airport

You don’t need to stay in the airport the whole time while waiting for your flight. There are many things to do once you reach the city center of NYC. Be sure to see these popular landmarks before taking off on your flight.

You won’t want to drag your suitcases around while you’re trying to navigate through the city. Make your first stop at a Bounce left luggage storage space and leave your belongings in our care; that way they won’t get lost or be in the way.

Times Square

You can’t visit New York without seeing the famous Times Square. Although this space is busiest on New Year's Eve when huge crowds gather to watch the midnight countdown, it’s always lively and one of the most iconic spots in the Big Apple. 

Conveniently located near Port Authority Bus Terminal, Times Square is a place you’ve got to visit. You’ll be amazed by the bright screens broadcasting advertisements and announcements. There are plenty of stores and eateries in the area if you’re in the mood for shopping and dining. 

Museum of the City of New York

If you’re looking to learn more about this bustling city, this museum is definitely the place to go. Although the Museum of the City of New York was established in 1923 it covers subject matter beginning way before then, with interesting exhibits exploring the past, present, and future of the city. Come here to learn about and celebrate one of the most influential metropolises in the world.  It’s just a stone’s throw from Central Park, NYC’s world-famous 843-acre park, giving you more sightseeing opportunities.

Museum of the City of New York bag policy

This New York City museum has a strict bag policy. For security reasons, they don’t allow backpacks or items over 11” x 17” in size, along with strollers, scooters, skateboards, sports equipment and similar items. Make your way to one of our NYC luggage storage spots to drop off your things. 

9/11 Memorial & Museum

Located in the footprint of the Twin Towers are two of the biggest man-made waterfalls in North America, constructed in remembrance of those who were lost during the September 11 terrorist attacks in 2001 as well as the bombing of the World Trade Center in 1993. 

Nearly 3,000 names of the deceased are written on bronze plaques lining the reflection pools. More memorabilia including video footage, recovered objects and wreckage, accounts from survivors, and more can be discovered in the monument’s accompanying museum.

9/11 Memorial & Museum bag policy

Guests wishing to enter the museum will undergo a security screening and won’t be able to enter with bags or belongings measuring over 8” x 17” x 19” in size. We’ll store your belongings for a few hours or even the entire day, so you can enter this museum and any other attractions without having to worry about your things.

How to get to New York City from JFK Airport

Train 

There are two popular options for travel by train to New York City. See a bit of the city as you relax on the train.

Subway

Route: Take the AirTrain from JFK Airport to Jamaica Station. Transfer to the subway at Sutphin Blvd-Archer Av-JFK Airport.

Train: E train towards Manhattan.

Stops: Popular stops include World Trade Center, 34 St-Penn Station, and Times Sq-42 St.

Fare: $11.15 for most riders ($8.25 for AirTrain + $2.90 for subway).

Long Island Rail Road (LIRR)

Route: Take the AirTrain from JFK Airport to Jamaica Station. Transfer to a Manhattan-bound LIRR train.

Stops: Popular stops include Penn Station, Grand Central, and Atlantic Terminal.

Fare: $13.25 (peak hours) or $15.25 (off-peak hours) for most riders to New York City with CityTicket.

Both options require you to pay the $8.25 AirTrain fare when you exit at Jamaica Station. The subway is generally cheaper but takes longer, while the LIRR is faster but more expensive.

Taxi:

According to the NYC Taxi Commission to take a taxi into the city it will cost: 

Flat Fee: $52

MTA State Surcharge: $0.50

Improvement Surcharge: $1.00

Rush Hour Surcharge: $4.50 (4 pm to 8 pm on weekdays, excluding legal holidays)

New York State Congestion Surcharge: $2.50 for Yellow Taxis

Luggage storage near JFK Airport

Being home to some of the best-known landmarks in the United States, New York is an incredible place to visit. Even if you have just a few hours to explore the area before your flight out of JFK Airport, there’s plenty to discover. 

Visit the iconic Statue of Liberty to admire the views from the crown or check out the incredible collection of works at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Rockefeller Center is also a great place to visit, boasting everything from an ice rink to an incredible viewpoint at the Top of the Rock observation deck. Madame Tussauds New York or the New York Aquarium are also marvelous places to see, especially if you’re traveling with kids.

Use our luggage storage service near JFK Airport to stow your stuff as you see the sights. We have useful baggage storage locations in cities all over the world and are ready to take care of your luggage on your next trip, no matter where that may be.

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