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Renting an electric scooter in New York is a unique way to discover the city. The e-scooters, also known as scooters, often have a range of more than 38 miles. This allows you to easily and quickly explore Central Park or any other part of Manhattan on the electric scooter.
Electric scooter rental in New York
Anyone aged sixteen or older can rent an electric scooter in New York without having a (moped) driver’s license. Ride the e-scooter across Times Square, through the streets of Manhattan, or along the Hudson River. Because the departure point is close to Central Park, you can also ride the scooter there. Controlling the electric scooter is very easy: you push off and press the throttle. You can then put both feet on the scooter and continue to accelerate. You can break with the handbrake or by letting go of the gas. You can always ask for an additional explanation when picking up if it’s your first time using a scooter.
Electric scooter in New York rules
There are some rules attached to the use of an electric scooter in New York. Because the scooters can reach a speed of 15 mph (25 km/h), they may not be used on the sidewalk but can be used on the bicycle paths. You are only allowed to drive on streets where the speed limit is 30 mph, which is true for most of Manhattan. There is also a minimum age of sixteen, and persons up to eighteen must wear a helmet. If you are older than eighteen, it is recommended that you wear a helmet.
After purchase, you will receive a voucher that you can show on your mobile to pick up the electric scooter.
- Departure point: Few blocks from Central Park
- Departure time: Own choice
- Price: Depending on how long you rent the scooters
- Use of electric scooter, helmet, and map is included.
Electric scooter tour through Central Park
A tour with the electric scooter through Central Park takes you to different places in the park. Accompanied by a guide, you depart from Columbus Avenue to Bethesda Fountain, Cleopatra’s Needle, and Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Reservoir, among others. During the tour, you will stop several times so that you can take pictures. Meanwhile, your guide will tell you about different places in the park.
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