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Luggage Storage at Port Authority Bus Terminal
Store your luggage in a local shop from $1/hour
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Drop off the luggage at a LuggageHero shop
Enjoy your time without the weight of your luggage
Pricing per bag
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Luggage Storage at Port Authority Bus Terminal:
Need to store your luggage near Port Authority Bus Terminal? Drop off your items at one our luggage storage locations just around the corner. Overnight storage can easily be handled. Please note that Port Authority Bus Terminal itself does NOT offer luggage storage.
Port Authority Bus Terminal is the central hub for interstate buses in New York City. Featuring three levels and a wide array of shops, restaurants, and services. The terminal also provides direct access to the New York City subway and a shuttle to Grand Central.
If you are arriving from or going to JFK airport, Port Authority could be your arrival or departure location. With several LuggageHeroes nearby you can easily reach Times Square, Bryant Park, New York Public Library, Rockefeller Center or St. Patricks without your luggage.
What is the concept?
Luggage storage sites are located inside existing businesses, including retail outlets, hotels, cafes, and more. All are vetted by LuggageHero’s local employee, who performs regular quality checks. Every piece of luggage is secured with unique security seals provided for free at your local LuggageHero.
How to store your luggage at LuggageHero
Press "Go!" in the top of this page to start browsing your ideal spot for your luggage or click "My location" Use the map or browse the list of shops.
Once you've booked, you simply show up, click "start storage timer" on your smartphone or follow the link provided on email or SMS. Directions are available once you have made a booking.
Upon pick-up, click "stop storage timer" which will process payment.
How do I calculate the price?
LuggageHero is the only luggage storage service in the world to only charge you for the hours you spend storing your luggage -- and at a low hourly rate. No more pre-paying for hours not spent. The price is listed on each shop profile before booking and includes insurance. To ensure that you don't pay too much we have a daily cap.
Security seal provided for free
Security seals are always placed on each of your bags through the zippers to assure that luggage remains secure and to prove that no one has opened or tampered with your luggage.
Insurance and safe luggage storage
In the collaboration with First Marine Insurance Ltd., cover holders for Lloyd’s of London, one of the world's largest insurance companies, we are proud to be covering each piece of luggage free of charge every time you use our luggage service. The insurance is covered up to $3,000/€2500 per item of luggage. Make sure you do not pay cash in a drop-off/pick-up shop, because insurance will not cover any bookings that are not paid directly to LuggageHero. You must pay directly to LuggageHero to be covered.
Submit your credit card information for swift drop-off and pick-up at a LuggageHero location. You don’t need to worry about having the right currency on hand when paying online. All major credit cards are accepted. The shops do not receive cash when using LuggageHero. The insurance on your luggage is valid only if the payment has been made directly to LuggageHero.
Only pay if you show up
You don’t pay unless you drop off your baggage at a LuggageHero shop. We do this because it’s how we personally would like to be treated. Therefore, no amount will be charged if you fail to show up for your booking.
No download necessary
You don't need to download anything to use LuggageHero. You simply book using our website. Once you are at the shop, you check yourself in using the link provided when booking.
Where is the luggage stored?
Luggage storage sites are located inside existing businesses, including retail outlets, hotels, cafes, and more. All are vetted by LuggageHero’s local employee, who performs regular quality checks. Every piece of luggage is stored away from any public access and secured with a security seal every time.
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Port Authority Bus Terminal
Port Authority bus terminal is located at 42nd Street and 8th Avenue. You will not miss it with its massive billboard lightning up the junction of 42nd Street and 8th Avenue.
Whether you arrive into the city by bus, or drive in and park at their rooftop parking, you are blocks away from all the action. Taxis are available in front of the Port Authority Bus Terminal on Eight Avenue. Direct underground passageways connect the terminal with NYC transit subway A, C, E, N, Q, R, W, 1, 2, 3, and 7 trains as well as the shuttle to Grand Central Terminal.
Broadway Theaters and Carnegie Hall are just around the corner from Port Authority Bus Terminal. If you are looking for the New York Landmarks Times Square, Empire State Building, Grand Central Terminal and Madison Square Garden, these are within walking distance.
The connection with JFK airport makes Port Authority Bus Terminal an excellent starting or end point of your travels. Store your luggage at one of our LuggageHeroes nearby and explore the surroundings free of luggage.