Chicago Car Rentals

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When is it cheapest to rent a car in Chicago?

All
$30 - $56
Family size
$50 - $73
Economy
$29 - $47

The cheapest time to rent a car in Chicago is in January. The price is 21% lower than the rest of the year at just $31 per day. The most expensive month is July. If you are looking for a specific car type, consider renting an economy car in January. If you need more room for your family, larger vehicles with 6+ seats are typically cheapest in February. 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.

Chicago car rental deals found on momondo

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Luxury
Convertible
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Small cars are typically categorized as economy cars, compact cars and intermediate cars. You can expect to pay $73/day to rent a small car in Chicago. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$12/day
Oct 3 - Oct 13
$12/day
Oct 3 - Oct 13
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$20/day
Oct 29 - Nov 1
Chicago
3901 Mannheim Rd, Schiller Park
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$20/day
Oct 29 - Nov 1
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$20/day
Nov 3 - Nov 10
$20/day
Nov 3 - Nov 10
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$21/day
Oct 16 - Oct 25
$21/day
Oct 16 - Oct 25
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
2/4-door vehicles
$23/day
Oct 12 - Oct 19
Chicago
4621 West Belmont Avenue
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$23/day
Oct 12 - Oct 19
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$23/day
Oct 15 - Oct 29
Chicago
9240 S. Stony Island
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$23/day
Oct 15 - Oct 29
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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 $69/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$18/day
Oct 2 - Oct 9
$18/day
Oct 2 - Oct 9
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Audi A4
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$20/day
Oct 2 - Oct 4
$20/day
Oct 2 - Oct 4
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$23/day
Oct 12 - Oct 19
Chicago
4621 West Belmont Avenue
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$23/day
Oct 12 - Oct 19
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$25/day
Oct 2 - Oct 9
Chicago
9240 S. Stony Island
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$25/day
Oct 2 - Oct 9
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Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$25/day
Oct 2 - Oct 30
Chicago
9240 S. Stony Island
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$25/day
Oct 2 - Oct 30
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Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$28/day
Oct 30 - Nov 8
Chicago
3901 Mannheim Rd, Schiller Park
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$28/day
Oct 30 - Nov 8
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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 $91/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
$22/day
Oct 2 - Oct 9
$22/day
Oct 2 - Oct 9
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Audi A4
or similar Premium
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$22/day
Oct 2 - Oct 9
$22/day
Oct 2 - Oct 9
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Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$24/day
Oct 12 - Oct 19
Chicago
4621 West Belmont Avenue
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$24/day
Oct 12 - Oct 19
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Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$26/day
Oct 14 - Oct 21
Chicago
4621 West Belmont Avenue
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$26/day
Oct 14 - Oct 21
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Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$26/day
Oct 26 - Nov 2
Chicago
4621 West Belmont Avenue
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$26/day
Oct 26 - Nov 2
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Acura TLX
or similar Premium
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$28/day
Oct 13 - Oct 20
Chicago
181 W Washington St
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$28/day
Oct 13 - Oct 20
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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 $74/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
$20/day
Oct 29 - Nov 1
Chicago
3901 Mannheim Rd, Schiller Park
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$20/day
Oct 29 - Nov 1
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BMW X3
or similar Standard SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$22/day
Oct 29 - Nov 1
Chicago
3901 Mannheim Rd, Schiller Park
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$22/day
Oct 29 - Nov 1
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Chevrolet Equinox
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$24/day
Oct 2 - Oct 30
$24/day
Oct 2 - Oct 30
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BMW X3
or similar Full-size SUV
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$26/day
Oct 2 - Oct 11
$26/day
Oct 2 - Oct 11
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Kia Sportage
or similar Compact SUV
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$27/day
Oct 12 - Oct 19
Chicago
4621 West Belmont Avenue
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$27/day
Oct 12 - Oct 19
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Kia Sportage
or similar Compact SUV
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$27/day
Oct 7 - Oct 19
Chicago
3901 Mannheim Rd, Schiller Park
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$27/day
Oct 7 - Oct 19
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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 $100/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Chrysler Pacifica
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$29/day
Oct 7 - Oct 21
Chicago
401 North State St.
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$29/day
Oct 7 - Oct 21
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Chrysler Pacifica
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$29/day
Oct 5 - Oct 12
Chicago
181 W Washington St
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$29/day
Oct 5 - Oct 12
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Dodge Durango
or similar Passenger Van
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$38/day
Oct 5 - Oct 9
$38/day
Oct 5 - Oct 9
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Chrysler Pacifica
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$38/day
Oct 3 - Oct 19
Chicago
714 S Wabash Ave
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$38/day
Oct 3 - Oct 19
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Chrysler Pacifica
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$39/day
Oct 17 - Oct 28
Chicago
3901 Mannheim Rd, Schiller Park
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$39/day
Oct 17 - Oct 28
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Chrysler Pacifica
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$39/day
Oct 21 - Oct 31
Chicago
3901 Mannheim Rd, Schiller Park
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$39/day
Oct 21 - Oct 31
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Trucks are great options to rent if you plan on transporting equipment or larger loads while visiting Chicago. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Class Standard Truck
or similar Pickup Truck
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$33/day
Oct 3 - Oct 10
Chicago
214 North Clark Street (at Wacker)
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$33/day
Oct 3 - Oct 10
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Class Standard Truck
or similar Pickup Truck
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$33/day
Oct 6 - Oct 22
Chicago
214 North Clark Street (at Wacker)
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$33/day
Oct 6 - Oct 22
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Class Standard Truck
or similar Pickup Truck
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$34/day
Oct 2 - Oct 12
Chicago
214 North Clark Street (at Wacker)
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$34/day
Oct 2 - Oct 12
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Class Standard Truck
or similar Pickup Truck
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$34/day
Oct 7 - Oct 21
Chicago
214 North Clark Street (at Wacker)
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$34/day
Oct 7 - Oct 21
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Class Standard Truck
or similar Pickup Truck
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$40/day
Oct 2 - Oct 30
Chicago
5150 West 55th Street
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$40/day
Oct 2 - Oct 30
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Class Standard Truck
or similar Pickup Truck
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$40/day
Oct 2 - Oct 30
Chicago
10255 West Zemke Road
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$40/day
Oct 2 - Oct 30
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Luxury vehicles are typically cars that cost more because of the extra features they include. The average price of a luxury car in Chicago is $115/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Audi A4
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$33/day
Oct 2 - Oct 4
$33/day
Oct 2 - Oct 4
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Cadillac CTS
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$35/day
Oct 7 - Oct 21
Chicago
9240 S. Stony Island
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$35/day
Oct 7 - Oct 21
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Cadillac CTS
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$35/day
Oct 6 - Oct 13
Chicago
9240 S. Stony Island
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$35/day
Oct 6 - Oct 13
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Cadillac CTS
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$36/day
Oct 6 - Oct 22
Chicago
9240 S. Stony Island
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$36/day
Oct 6 - Oct 22
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Audi A4
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$36/day
Oct 13 - Oct 20
Chicago
181 W Washington St
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$36/day
Oct 13 - Oct 20
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Audi A4
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$37/day
Oct 2 - Oct 30
Chicago
714 S Wabash Ave
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$37/day
Oct 2 - Oct 30
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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 $119/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Peugeot 308 CC
or similar Convertible
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
2/4-door vehicles
$34/day
Oct 23 - Nov 2
$34/day
Oct 23 - Nov 2
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Ford Mustang
or similar Convertible
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$49/day
Oct 17 - Oct 31
$49/day
Oct 17 - Oct 31
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Ford Mustang
or similar Convertible
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$49/day
Oct 17 - Oct 24
$49/day
Oct 17 - Oct 24
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Ford Mustang
or similar Convertible
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$50/day
Oct 8 - Nov 14
Chicago
203 N La Salle St
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$50/day
Oct 8 - Nov 14
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Ford Mustang
or similar Convertible
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$50/day
Oct 2 - Oct 30
Chicago
203 N La Salle St
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$50/day
Oct 2 - Oct 30
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Ford Mustang
or similar Convertible
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$59/day
Oct 2 - Oct 9
Chicago
203 N La Salle St
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$59/day
Oct 2 - Oct 9
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Eco-friendly vehicles are vehicles that are not 100% powered by gas and involve some battery charge to operate. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Kia Sportage
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$101/day
Oct 16 - Oct 25
$101/day
Oct 16 - Oct 25
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Find popular attractions close to your rental car pick-up

Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport
Chicago, Illinois
Nearby attractions:
Aragon Ballroom 12.7 mi
Athenaeum Theatre 12.7 mi
Wrigley Field 13.0 mi
Douglas Park 13.5 mi
Lakeview Historic District 13.5 mi
Chicago Midway Airport
Chicago, Illinois
Nearby attractions:
Douglas Park 5.7 mi
United Center 7.5 mi
UIC Pavilion 7.6 mi
McCormick Place 7.9 mi
Museum of Science and Industry 8.4 mi
Chicago Greater Rockford Airport
Chicago, Illinois
Nearby attractions:
Aragon Ballroom 75 mi
Douglas Park 75 mi
Athenaeum Theatre 76 mi
Wrigley Field 76 mi
United Center 76 mi

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

16.1 mi from airport

Hyatt Regency Chicago

151 East Wacker Drive

15.8 mi from airport

Warwick Allerton Chicago

701 North Michigan Avenue

15.6 mi from airport

Sofitel Chicago Magnificent Mile

20 East Chestnut Street

15.3 mi from airport

Freehand Chicago

19 East Ohio Street

15.5 mi from airport

Palmer House a Hilton Hotel

17 East Monroe Street

15.8 mi from airport

Swissotel Chicago

323 East Wacker Drive

16.0 mi from airport

Trump International Hotel & Tower Chicago

401 North Wabash Avenue

15.6 mi from airport

Hyatt Regency Mccormick Place

2233 South Martin Luther King Drive

17.1 mi from airport

River Hotel

75 East Wacker Drive

15.7 mi from airport

Millennium Knickerbocker Chicago

163 East Walton Place

15.5 mi from airport

Hilton Chicago

720 South Michigan Avenue

16.2 mi from airport

Hotel Felix Chicago Trademark Collection by Wyndham

111 W. Huron St

15.2 mi from airport

The Whitehall Hotel

105 East Delaware Place

15.4 mi from airport

Hotel Essex Chicago

800 South Michigan Avenue

16.2 mi from airport

Central Loop Hotel

111 West Adams Street

15.7 mi from airport

LondonHouse Chicago, Curio Collection by Hilton

85 East Wacker Drive

15.7 mi from airport

Inn Of Chicago

162 East Ohio Street

15.7 mi from airport

Car Rental in Chicago

This September we have run 109,445 searches on car rental in Chicago for momondo users.

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

Many car rental companies in Chicago have new cleaning requirements in place to ensure your vehicle is disinfected for your safety. This enhanced cleaning feature is now being offered at locations such as Alamo, Enterprise, and Avis. Use our new search filter to see all the companies offering enhanced cleaning in Chicago. 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 October?

To rent a car for a weekend in Chicago in October, the average price was $57 with cheaper deals starting around $20. Stretching your rental over seven days shifts the price range to about $16 to $44.

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

Renting a car in Chicago is cheapest when using Avis at one of their 10 locations in the city. The best daily rate a momondo has found is $13, but typically it’s best to assume your rental will cost $49/day.

Is there a fee to cancel my Chicago car rental?

Every rental car company in Chicago has a different cancellation policy. At momondo, we will always disclose in the car rental search results whether or not an agency has a cancellation fee. Some of the top car rental companies in Chicago include Alamo, Enterprise, and Avis, so be sure to check if they offer free cancellation.

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

We recommend renting an Economy car when visiting Chicago during the month of October. While an Economy car doesn’t handle ice and snow very well, it is an ideal rental car for mild temperatures and rain. In October, Chicago experiences temperatures averaging 41 °F and 3.2″ of precipitation - ideal conditions for renting an economy car. Renting a Economy in Chicago will cost you $46/day on average.

Which rental car company in Chicago has the most locations?

Enterprise is the car rental company with the most locations in Chicago. At those 28 locations, you can expect to pay a daily rate of $68 in Chicago.

What is the speed limit in Chicago?

25 mph is the city speed limit for Chicago, which also applies to surrounding towns and other urban centers. The suburban speed limit and the speed limit for highways around Chicago are 75 mph and 75 mph, respectively. If you rent a car in Chicago, be aware that these speed limits may be strictly enforced.


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