Top getaways from NYC by Zipcar

By: Meredith Deliso -

Beyond trips to Costco or Ikea, car-sharing services like Zipcar are convenient for those last-minute, get-out-of-town trips, too.

As far as where New Yorkers go, here are the top five destinations from the city in a Zipcar, based off of user feedback.

1.  The Hamptons

People most often use Zipcar to travel from NYC to the Hamptons on Long Island.

2.  Hudson Valley

Poughkeepsie, New Paltz and Beacon are ideal for leaf peeping.

3.  Storm King Art Center

More than 500 Zipcar members have visited the New Windsor sculpture park since April.

4.  Jersey Shore

Zipcar users frequently travel to Long Branch, Belmar, Point Pleasant Beach and Asbury Park in New Jersey.

5.  The Catskills

The Catskills, located about 100 miles from the city, are a popular Zipcar destination.


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