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When is it cheapest to rent a car in Chicago?

All
34 C$ - 74 C$
Family size
47 C$ - 139 C$
Economy
34 C$ - 63 C$

The cheapest time to rent a car in Chicago is in April. The price is 17% lower than the rest of the year at just 43 C$ per day. The most expensive month is August. If you are looking for a specific car type, consider renting an economy car in April. If you need more room for your family, larger vehicles with 6+ seats are typically cheapest in March. The price of a car rental in Chicago can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car.

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Small cars are typically categorized as economy cars, compact cars and intermediate cars. You can expect to pay 76 C$/day to rent a small car in Chicago. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
26 C$/day
21 Aug. - 31 Aug.
26 C$/day
21 Aug. - 31 Aug.
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Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
27 C$/day
26 Aug. - 31 Aug.
27 C$/day
26 Aug. - 31 Aug.
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Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
28 C$/day
15 Aug. - 31 Aug.
28 C$/day
15 Aug. - 31 Aug.
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Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
30 C$/day
15 Aug. - 26 Aug.
30 C$/day
15 Aug. - 26 Aug.
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Hyundai Accent
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
31 C$/day
15 Aug. - 26 Aug.
31 C$/day
15 Aug. - 26 Aug.
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Hyundai Accent
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
34 C$/day
15 Aug. - 31 Aug.
34 C$/day
15 Aug. - 31 Aug.
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Medium-sized cars, like mid-size sedans, are a step up in size from the economy car and can typically fit up to 5 people comfortably. The average price of a mid-size car rental in Chicago is 86 C$/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Audi A4
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
33 C$/day
15 Aug. - 26 Aug.
33 C$/day
15 Aug. - 26 Aug.
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Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
39 C$/day
21 Aug. - 31 Aug.
39 C$/day
21 Aug. - 31 Aug.
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Audi A4
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
39 C$/day
26 Aug. - 31 Aug.
39 C$/day
26 Aug. - 31 Aug.
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Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
41 C$/day
15 Aug. - 31 Aug.
41 C$/day
15 Aug. - 31 Aug.
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Audi A4
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
41 C$/day
15 Aug. - 26 Aug.
41 C$/day
15 Aug. - 26 Aug.
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Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
43 C$/day
26 Aug. - 31 Aug.
43 C$/day
26 Aug. - 31 Aug.
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Larger cars, like full-size sedans, can fit up to 5 people comfortably. The average price of a full-size rental in Chicago is 101 C$/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
31 C$/day
15 Aug. - 26 Aug.
31 C$/day
15 Aug. - 26 Aug.
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Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
33 C$/day
15 Aug. - 31 Aug.
33 C$/day
15 Aug. - 31 Aug.
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Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
38 C$/day
26 Aug. - 31 Aug.
38 C$/day
26 Aug. - 31 Aug.
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Mercedes-Benz GLC
or similar Premium
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
52 C$/day
21 Aug. - 31 Aug.
Chicago
3901 Mannheim Rd, Schiller Park
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52 C$/day
21 Aug. - 31 Aug.
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Mercedes-Benz GLC
or similar Premium
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
56 C$/day
15 Aug. - 26 Aug.
Chicago
3901 Mannheim Rd, Schiller Park
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56 C$/day
15 Aug. - 26 Aug.
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Mercedes-Benz GLC
or similar Premium
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
57 C$/day
15 Aug. - 31 Aug.
Chicago
3901 Mannheim Rd, Schiller Park
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57 C$/day
15 Aug. - 31 Aug.
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SUVs are larger vehicles that are best used for families and in destinations with terrain like snow and dirt. The average cost of renting an SUV in Chicago is 96 C$/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Kia Sportage
or similar Compact SUV
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
46 C$/day
21 Aug. - 31 Aug.
Chicago
3901 Mannheim Rd, Schiller Park
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46 C$/day
21 Aug. - 31 Aug.
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BMW X3
or similar Standard SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
47 C$/day
21 Aug. - 31 Aug.
Chicago
3901 Mannheim Rd, Schiller Park
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47 C$/day
21 Aug. - 31 Aug.
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Kia Sportage
or similar Compact SUV
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
49 C$/day
15 Aug. - 26 Aug.
Chicago
3901 Mannheim Rd, Schiller Park
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49 C$/day
15 Aug. - 26 Aug.
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Kia Sportage
or similar Compact SUV
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
49 C$/day
15 Aug. - 31 Aug.
Chicago
3901 Mannheim Rd, Schiller Park
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49 C$/day
15 Aug. - 31 Aug.
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Jeep Wrangler
or similar SUV
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
50 C$/day
21 Aug. - 31 Aug.
Chicago
3901 Mannheim Rd, Schiller Park
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50 C$/day
21 Aug. - 31 Aug.
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BMW X3
or similar Standard SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
51 C$/day
15 Aug. - 26 Aug.
Chicago
3901 Mannheim Rd, Schiller Park
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51 C$/day
15 Aug. - 26 Aug.
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Passenger vans are great for families and large groups. Vans can usually hold 6 or more people comfortably. The average price for renting a passenger van in Chicago is 94 C$/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Class Minivan
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
49 C$/day
15 Aug. - 26 Aug.
49 C$/day
15 Aug. - 26 Aug.
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Class Minivan
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
80 C$/day
21 Aug. - 31 Aug.
Chicago
3901 Mannheim Rd, Schiller Park
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80 C$/day
21 Aug. - 31 Aug.
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Class Minivan
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
82 C$/day
15 Aug. - 31 Aug.
Chicago
Please Go To Fox Counter
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82 C$/day
15 Aug. - 31 Aug.
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Class Minivan
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
84 C$/day
26 Aug. - 31 Aug.
Chicago
Please Go To Fox Counter
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84 C$/day
26 Aug. - 31 Aug.
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Class Minivan
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
113 C$/day
21 Aug. - 31 Aug.
Chicago
5150 W 55th Street
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113 C$/day
21 Aug. - 31 Aug.
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Class Minivan
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
114 C$/day
21 Aug. - 31 Aug.
Chicago
2640 S Michigan Ave
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114 C$/day
21 Aug. - 31 Aug.
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Trucks are great options to rent if you plan on transporting equipment or larger loads while visiting Chicago. The average price of a truck rental in Chicago is 209 C$/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Class Premium truck
or similar Pickup Truck
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
55 C$/day
21 Aug. - 31 Aug.
Chicago
4524 S Western Ave
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55 C$/day
21 Aug. - 31 Aug.
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Class Standard truck
or similar Pickup Truck
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
78 C$/day
21 Aug. - 31 Aug.
Chicago
5150 W 55th St
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78 C$/day
21 Aug. - 31 Aug.
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Class Standard truck
or similar Pickup Truck
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
78 C$/day
15 Aug. - 31 Aug.
Chicago
5150 W 55th St
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78 C$/day
15 Aug. - 31 Aug.
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Class Standard truck
or similar Pickup Truck
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
91 C$/day
15 Aug. - 31 Aug.
Chicago
933 W North Avenue, Suite 933
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91 C$/day
15 Aug. - 31 Aug.
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Class Standard truck
or similar Pickup Truck
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
95 C$/day
15 Aug. - 26 Aug.
Chicago
933 W North Avenue, Suite 933
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95 C$/day
15 Aug. - 26 Aug.
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Class Standard truck
or similar Pickup Truck
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
95 C$/day
26 Aug. - 31 Aug.
Chicago
214 North Clark Street (at Wacker)
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95 C$/day
26 Aug. - 31 Aug.
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Luxury vehicles are typically cars that cost more because of the extra features they include. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Chrysler 300
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
96 C$/day
15 Aug. - 31 Aug.
Chicago
10255 West Zemke Blvd
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96 C$/day
15 Aug. - 31 Aug.
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Chrysler 300
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
97 C$/day
21 Aug. - 31 Aug.
Chicago
5150 W 55th Street
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97 C$/day
21 Aug. - 31 Aug.
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Chrysler 300
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
99 C$/day
15 Aug. - 31 Aug.
Chicago
5150 W 55th Street
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99 C$/day
15 Aug. - 31 Aug.
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Chrysler 300
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
99 C$/day
15 Aug. - 26 Aug.
Chicago
5150 W 55th Street
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99 C$/day
15 Aug. - 26 Aug.
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Chrysler 300
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
100 C$/day
15 Aug. - 26 Aug.
Chicago
10255 West Zemke Blvd
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100 C$/day
15 Aug. - 26 Aug.
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Chrysler 300
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
101 C$/day
21 Aug. - 31 Aug.
Chicago
10255 West Zemke Blvd
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101 C$/day
21 Aug. - 31 Aug.
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Convertibles are cars that have a folding or detachable roof. These cars are great in warmer climates and typically cost a bit more than most rental cars. The average convertible rental in Chicago is 162 C$/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Fiat 500C
or similar Convertible
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
2/4-door vehicles
50 C$/day
15 Aug. - 26 Aug.
50 C$/day
15 Aug. - 26 Aug.
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Ford Mustang
or similar Convertible
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
131 C$/day
21 Aug. - 31 Aug.
Chicago
10255 West Zemke Road
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131 C$/day
21 Aug. - 31 Aug.
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Ford Mustang
or similar Convertible
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
147 C$/day
15 Aug. - 26 Aug.
Chicago
10255 West Zemke Blvd
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147 C$/day
15 Aug. - 26 Aug.
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Ford Mustang
or similar Convertible
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
151 C$/day
15 Aug. - 31 Aug.
Chicago
10255 West Zemke Blvd
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151 C$/day
15 Aug. - 31 Aug.
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Ford Mustang
or similar Convertible
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
157 C$/day
26 Aug. - 31 Aug.
Chicago
203 N La Salle St
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157 C$/day
26 Aug. - 31 Aug.
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Ford Mustang
or similar Convertible
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
183 C$/day
26 Aug. - 31 Aug.
Chicago
10255 West Zemke Blvd
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183 C$/day
26 Aug. - 31 Aug.
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Chicago Car Rental Directory

All major car rental suppliers in Chicago

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Alamo

Agency score: Excellent 8.7

Score based on 7,279 reviews

View all 3 locations

Enterprise

Agency score: Excellent 8.5

Score based on 13,442 reviews

View all 28 locations

Avis

Agency score: Good 7.6

Score based on 2,421 reviews

View all 10 locations

Budget

Agency score: Good 7.4

Score based on 4,615 reviews

View all 10 locations

Hertz

Agency score: Good 7.3

Score based on 4,744 reviews

View all 15 locations

Dollar

Agency score: Good 7.3

Score based on 6,787 reviews

View all 2 locations

Thrifty

Agency score: Good 7.1

Score based on 3,012 reviews

View all 2 locations

Payless

Agency score: Good 6.7

Score based on 3,158 reviews

View all 2 locations

Find popular attractions close to your rental car pick-up

Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Nearby attractions:
Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio 12.9 km
Wrigley Field 20.9 km
Douglas Park 21.7 km
Lakeview Historic District 21.7 km
United Center 22.0 km
Chicago Midway Airport
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Nearby attractions:
Douglas Park 9.2 km
United Center 12.0 km
McCormick Place 12.7 km
Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio 12.7 km
Soldier Field 13.6 km
Chicago Greater Rockford Airport
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Nearby attractions:
Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio 112 km
Douglas Park 121 km
Wrigley Field 122 km
United Center 123 km
Lakeview Historic District 123 km

Distance to popular hotels from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport

Park your car and yourself at these popular hotels not far from Chicago O'Hare Intl's car rental counter

Congress Plaza Hotel

520 South Michigan Avenue

25.9 km from airport

Hyatt Regency Chicago

151 East Wacker Drive

25.5 km from airport

Warwick Allerton Chicago

701 North Michigan Avenue

25.0 km from airport

Sofitel Chicago Magnificent Mile

20 East Chestnut Street

24.6 km from airport

Freehand Chicago

19 East Ohio Street

24.9 km from airport

Palmer House a Hilton Hotel

17 East Monroe Street

25.4 km from airport

Hilton Chicago

720 South Michigan Avenue

26.0 km from airport

Hyatt Regency Mccormick Place

2233 South Martin Luther King Drive

27.6 km from airport

Trump International Hotel & Tower Chicago

401 North Wabash Avenue

25.1 km from airport

Swissotel Chicago

323 East Wacker Drive

25.7 km from airport

Hotel Felix Chicago

111 West Huron Street

24.4 km from airport

River Hotel

75 East Wacker Drive

25.2 km from airport

Millennium Knickerbocker Chicago

163 East Walton Place

24.9 km from airport

The Whitehall Hotel

105 East Delaware Place

24.7 km from airport

Inn Of Chicago

162 East Ohio Street

25.2 km from airport

Sheraton Grand Chicago

301 East North Water Street

25.6 km from airport

Central Loop Hotel

111 West Adams Street

25.2 km from airport

W Chicago - Lakeshore

644 North Lake Shore Drive

25.7 km from airport

Car Rental in Chicago

So far in July there have been 1,346 searches on momondo for car rental in Chicago.

What cleaning measures are being taken by Chicago car rental companies to control the spread of COVID-19?

Alamo, Enterprise, and Avis are some of the companies offering enhanced cleaning options to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in Chicago. Vehicles are always cleaned regularly, however, rental companies are now going above and beyond to ensure cars are sanitized. You can check to see all rental companies in Chicago offering this service by searching and filtering for that option on momondo. As things change, so do policies. We’ll do our best to stay on top of things, but always be sure to check with the provider directly.

How much will it cost to rent a car in Chicago in August?

For a weekend in August, the best deals in Chicago start from around 33 C$ up to around 53 C$. 80 C$ is a normal deal for a week-long rental in Chicago, but for August it's not uncommon to see prices as low as 28 C$, depending on your requirements.

Which car rental agency in Chicago has the cheapest rental car prices?

Daily rates from Thrifty are typically the cheapest, with an average price of 50 C$/day when getting a rental car in Chicago. The absolute cheapest price found at their 2 locations in Chicago is 22 C$/day.

Is there a fee to cancel my Chicago car rental?

Rental cars in Chicago from popular agencies such as Alamo, Enterprise, and Avis will generally offer free cancellation. While momondo does not have any control over cancellation policies for rental cars in Chicago, we can help you find the cheapest car to rent for your upcoming trip.

What is the best type of car to rent in Chicago during August?

Renting a standard in Chicago during the month of August is what most travellers prefer. With temperatures averaging 18 °C and precipitation around 81 mm during August, a standard is more than capable of handling these weather conditions. This is the perfect rental car type for wet roads and above-freezing temperatures. Renting a Standard in Chicago will cost you 103 C$/day on average.

Which rental car company in Chicago has the most locations?

Enterprise is very popular in Chicago, as they have more locations than any other car rental company. You can find 28 locations in the city of Chicago, and can expect to pay about 89 C$/day for your rental car in Chicago.

What is the speed limit in Chicago?

If you are renting a vehicle in Chicago, then be aware that the current speed limit within city or town limits is 40 km/h, unless otherwise posted. Suburban speed limits around Chicago will generally have a speed limit of 120 km/h. If you are travelling on a highway in Chicago, then the speed limit is 120 km/h.


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