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IMPORTANT - Waiver and Release Information
All players with NTC profiles are required sign the Annual Waiver in order to complete registration for programs and/or court bookings.
ADULTS 18 and older - Must complete the waiver for themselves.
JUNIORS under 18 - Only the primary account holder can sign the waiver on behalf of the junior player.
If you have NOT signed the waiver and release in the past 12 months, you will be prompted to do so upon logging in to your NTC profile.
Applies to tournament players and single day event participants that do not have NTC profiles.
ADULTS 18 and older - Must complete the daily waiver for themselves.
JUNIORS under 18 - A parent or legal guardian must complete a daily waiver containing the names of both the child and parent/guardian.
Once completed, you will receive an email confirmation. This must be presented to our front desk staff upon arrival with your government issued photo ID.
All players with court reservations and program registrants must fill out a WAIVER & RELEASE (W & R) prior to on-court play. All players and guests must present a government issued photo ID upon arrival.
Play At the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center
NTC Holiday Hours
NTC Court Availability Schedule in Preparation for the 2022 US OPEN Tennis Championships
Frequently Asked Questions
Learn more about when, where, why, and how you can reserve a tennis court for open time.
Outdoor Court Hourly Rate
7:00 AM -11:00 PM: $38 (All-day rate)
Indoor Hard Court Hourly Rates
7:00 AM - 8:00AM: $38 (Non-prime time)
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM: $48 (Non-prime time)
3:00 PM - 10:00PM: $72 (Prime time)
10:00 PM - Close: $48 (Non-prime time)
7:00 AM - 8:00 AM: $48 (Non-prime time)
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM: $72 (Prime time)
3:00 PM - Close: $48 (Non-prime time)
Interested in Booking a Seasonal Contract Court?
Secure a weekly recurring court reservation!
Available year-round, subject to availability.
Contract Courts are for play only. On-court instruction is only permitted as an add-on to the contract and may be given only by NTC professional staff through private lessons.
Cost is calculated by regular open court time hourly rates
We offer full-season contracts (Sep. - July).
Mini-season contracts available on limited basis (additional fees apply).
Please submit your request here.
The USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center (NTC) is the largest public tennis facility in the world. We are open to the public seven days a week, 11 months of the year, closing only on Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day. The NTC opens daily at 7:00 am and closes at 11:00 pm.
ALL OPEN COURT TIME BOOKINGS ARE FINAL. No credits or refunds once the court has been booked.
Reservations may be made up to 2 days in advance online at NTC.USTA.COM.
Court fees are charged at the time of booking.
PLEASE REVIEW YOUR CART CAREFULLY BEFORE PROCEEDING TO PAYMENT.
Court time used beyond booked time will result in additional charges for the extended time on the court.
Open-time courts are limited to a max of 4 players per court.
A limited amount of indoor spectators, guests, or visitors are permitted on-site at this time.
Please review the Terms and Conditions and Code of Conduct below.
*The new rates are effective as of September 2022.
Terms and Conditions:
Thank you for reserving an open time court at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center!
FEE: ALL OPEN COURT TIME BOOKINGS ARE FINAL. No credits or refunds once the court has been booked.
The court fee for reservations will be charged in full to the same credit card used to hold the reservation. Only full payment for the value of the court can hold a court reservation. Split payments and alternate methods of payment at time of check in are not permitted.
Court time used beyond the reserved time will be subject to additional charges for the extended court usage.
CHECK-IN: Check in and payment is required prior to play. Please allow fifteen minutes prior to your scheduled court time for check in at the front reception desk. All players on court must have complete profiles and must check in prior to entering courts. Gov't issued Picture ID is required to be presented at check-in.
COURT ASSIGNMENTS: Front Desk will give court assignments at time of check-in only.
CANCELLATION: All open court time bookings are final. No credits or refunds once the court has been booked.
INSTRUCTION: Tennis Instruction may only be given by NTC professional staff. No baskets, hoppers, or ball carts are allowed on court unless being used by NTC professional staff. Players may only have a maximum of 6 balls on the court.
Code of Conduct
Check-in and payment is required prior to play.
All players on-court must be checked in at front desk to gain access to the site.
A government-issued photo ID is required BEFORE entering the facility.
All guests issued a Visitor Pass must wear and display it while on site.
Please do not walk on court until designated time of play.
The use of courts beyond the assigned time will be subject to charge.
Court fees are charged at the time of booking. All open court time bookings are final. No credits or refunds once the court has been booked. Court time used beyond booked time will result in additional charges for the extended time on the court. Open-time courts are limited to a max of 4 players per court. A limited number of indoor spectators, guests, or visitors are permitted on-site at this time.
NTC reserves the right to cancel court time or program participation for any cause deemed appropriate at the sole discretion of NTC management.
All play is at your own risk.
Use of foul, abusive, offensive or inappropriate language, gestures or other conduct, and any other inappropriate behavior, with or towards other guests, players, and NTC staff will not be tolerated.
Proper court etiquette is expected at all times.
Proper tennis shoes must be worn on court at all times.
No food or beverages (other than water) is permitted on the courts.
Animals (other than service animals) are not permitted in the facility.
Photography or videotaping is not permitted without express written permission from NTC management.
NTC is not responsible for lost, stolen, or damaged items.
Lockers are for day use only. Items left over night in lockers will be subject to daily removal.
Tennis instruction may be given only by NTC professional staff.
No baskets, hoppers, or carts are allowed on court unless used by NTC professional staff. Players on court may only have a maximum of 6 balls on the court during play.
Please See Important Information Regarding Waiver & Release Above
For additional information please call us at 718-760-6200 ext. 00, or visit us online at www.ntc.usta.com.
By reserving tennis court(s), you agree to USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center Indoor Training Center Terms and Conditions and Code Of Conduct