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Will a New York yellow cab fit 4 people and 3 cases in?

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Will a New York yellow cab fit 4 people and 3 cases in?

We are arriving at JFK on Tuesday around 13.00 and I need to know if we get a yellow cab from the JFK taxi rank will it fit 4 people and 3 cases into it? For our transfer to broadway and 29th ace hotel?

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1. Re: Will a New York yellow cab fit 4 people and 3 cases in?

Yes, assuming that nobody is really huge and you are ok sitting close together, any yellow cab can fit you. you can also talk to the dispatcher about getting one of the larger models but that might lengthen your wait for a cab.

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2. Re: Will a New York yellow cab fit 4 people and 3 cases in?

It totally depends on the cab. As you will be at the airport, there will likely be one that will fit. However with that many people why not just do a car service and be waiting for you?

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3. Re: Will a New York yellow cab fit 4 people and 3 cases in?

What company's to use for a booked transfer? What is the difference in price of a yellow cab

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4. Re: Will a New York yellow cab fit 4 people and 3 cases in?

4 people/3 cases fit into a cab.

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5. Re: Will a New York yellow cab fit 4 people and 3 cases in?

In your case a taxi will be cheaper. If you need the minivan taxi it will be the same price as a sedan taxi, although you could fit into that.

If you reserve through a car service they're going to want you to order one of their larger, and therefore more expensive, vehicles.

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6. Re: Will a New York yellow cab fit 4 people and 3 cases in?

Sorry to piggy back this question...... We are doing the same in a couple of weeks..... Can anyone give me an idea what a taxi for 4 with luggage from JFK to Times Square will cost? I appreciate that a bigger cab will cost more, but just a ball park figure to see if that's a better option than the subway, it'll be ore expensive but the idea if door to door and no carting luggage around appeals.......thank you.

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7. Re: Will a New York yellow cab fit 4 people and 3 cases in?

..cabs fares run a flat rate of $52.50 to/from JFK to which you add a tip and toll (if used) for a total of $65-70 .. and it's the same price regardless if it's a regular or larger van type cab;-) EnJOY!

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8. Re: Will a New York yellow cab fit 4 people and 3 cases in?

@ deano & @ NorthantsMark we have just returned from the East Coast and when we arrived at JFK at about 2 pm we were in a cab within 5 minutes of leaving the terminal. Easy peasy and as previously mentioned we paid the driver $70 on arrival at our hotel, including the toll and tip. Journey took just under one hour to the Upper West Side. Go for it ! We travelled with 4 people and a suitcase each, the dispatcher made sure we got the right size car to fit our luggage. Hope that helps.

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9. Re: Will a New York yellow cab fit 4 people and 3 cases in?

Thanks trolli

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10. Re: Will a New York yellow cab fit 4 people and 3 cases in?

Thank you all so much.... Cab it is..... With the added bonus of starting the sight seeing an hour early by not being stuck on the subway.