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Transfer for 5 from JFK to Midtown

plymouth england
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Transfer for 5 from JFK to Midtown

we are arriving midday in July family of 5, 3 Adults and 2 Children needing advise to should we book dail7 for a private transfer or would their be a Taxi big enough to take all 5 of us, we have been to NYC on a previous trip it was only 3 of us on that trip, suggestions to best way to transfer, do not want to you the train service on this occasion.

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1. Re: Transfer for 5 from JFK to Midtown


The maximum amount of passengers allowed in a yellow taxicab by law is four (4) in a four (4) passenger taxicab or five (5) passengers in a five (5) passenger taxicab, except that an additional passenger must be accepted if such passenger is under the age of seven (7) and is held on the lap of an adult passenger seated in the rear.

whatever you do, don't take a ride with the black cars that solicit along the taxi lines.

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2. Re: Transfer for 5 from JFK to Midtown

I think there are 5 person taxis but I don't know how plentiful they are. I think I would arrange a ride with Dial 7 or some other company.




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