Newark is the largest city in New Jersey. Even though it is often overlooked for neighbouring cities such as Manhattan and Jersey City there is still plenty to see and experience in Newark. If you are arriving via Newark Liberty International Airport, DriveAway's reputable suppliers have desks in terminal, so collecting your car hire in Newark has never been easier! Newark Airport is located 9km from downtown, or approximately 15 minutes drive. JFK International Airport and LaGuardia Airport are also nearby, located in Queens, New York. We also provide downtown Newark collections or drop-off for additional convenience.Read more...
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Car Hire Newark
Nicknamed a 'diamond in the rough', Newark is an experience on the senses unlike any other. For entertainment, you cannot miss visiting the country’s largest and most glamorous performing arts venues, the New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC). It has previously hosted an array of diverse events, including concerts by the New Jersey Symphony, the Vienna Boys Choir and even comedian Jerry Seinfeld. For a shoppers delight, take on the largest premium outlet mall in the New Jersey - The Outlet Collection in Jersey Gardens which attracts over 18 million visitors each year. Or explore the Newark Museum, located in Newark's Downtown Arts District, featuring 80 galleries of art and natural science exhibits, a planetarium, sculpture garden and a restored 1885 mansion.
For a taste of New Jersey's culinary gem, eat your way through the Ironbound district - a thriving neighbourhood renowned for its Portuguese, Spanish and Brazilian delicacies. From traditional family-owned restaurants to late-night sandwich and pastry shops, Ironbound is a food haven waiting to be discovered. Each spring, magic unfolds in Newark, giving nature lovers an opportunity enjoy the largest collection of cherry blossoms in the USA. Branch Brook Park blossoms with over 4,300 cherry trees, and is home to USA's 5th largest cathedral.
Rent a car in Newark Airport or downtown from DriveAway, and enjoy the flexibility and independence to explore this diverse city and neighbouring New York City. Book online using the booking engine above or speak to one of our knowledgeable reservations staff on 1300 363 500!
|Cities (To and From)||Distance (Approx. km)||Travel Time (Approx. hr)|
|Newark – Manhattan||26||0.75|
|Newark – Boston||362||4|
|Newark – Philadelphia||142||1.5|
|Newark – Pittsburgh||580||5.75|
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