Take the A Train
Renting a car during a city-focused vacation can be a drag. Not only is renting a car outrageously expensive, but having to be responsible for parking and navigating traffic and unfamiliar city streets adds unnecessary stress to what should be a relaxing escape. That’s why visiting cities with great public transportation is highly recommended.
Public transportation is a vital part of the infrastructure of any city — but some do it much better than others. The cities listed here have invested heavily in public transportation, and it has paid off. Here are some of the best cities in the world for public transportation, including one that has made taking the train 100% free, at least for short and medium-length trips.