Chicago

Cheap Car Hire in Chicago from HK$310

Chicago, IL, United States
8 Mar — 15 Mar
Driver's age: 26-65
Chicago, IL, United States
Fri 8-3
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Fri 15-3
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Chicago car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in Chicago. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 1 March 2024.

Most popular company

BUDGET

Price of petrol per litre

HK$8.54

Average price per day

HK$783

Cheapest price per day

HK$310

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Chicago?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Chicago and save money on your trip. The monthly average price data is based on historical data over the last year and was last updated on 1 March 2024.

January

HK$297

February

HK$328

March

HK$407

April

HK$407

May

HK$454

June

HK$500

July

HK$508

August

HK$508

September

HK$454

October

HK$454

November

HK$407

December

HK$391

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Chicago is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is July. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.

Popular car types in Chicago

Explore the most popular car models available for rent in Chicago and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car rental companies and was last updated on 1 March 2024.

medium car is the cheapest car type you can hire in Chicago this past week from 116 hire locations out of 29 hire agencies. Prices for a Chicago medium car hire start from HK$310/day. Check out available deals for 4 car types currently offered at listed car hire agencies here:

Economy

Economy

HK$322+

Compact

Compact

HK$320+

Intermediate

Intermediate

HK$310+

Standard

Standard

HK$358+

Full-size

Full-size

HK$376+

People carrier

People carrier

HK$532+

Full-size SUV

Full-size SUV

HK$619+

Luxury

Luxury

HK$452+

Compare available car types for rental in Chicago

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Chicago to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 1 March 2024.

Small cars

HK$230 - HK$1,049

All Car Types

HK$258 - HK$997

To hire a small car in Chicago, the United States, you would pay an average price of HK$590/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Chicago, the United States (~HK$230/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is November (~HK$1,049/day). In fact, February is about 62% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Chicago. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Chicago, hiring a small car is 1% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Chicago small car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a medium car in Chicago, the United States, you would pay an average price of HK$508/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Chicago, the United States (~HK$240/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~HK$1,028/day). In fact, February is about 53% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for Chicago. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Chicago, hiring a medium car saves you 14% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Chicago medium car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a large car in Chicago, the United States, you would pay an average price of HK$345/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a large car in Chicago, the United States (~HK$342/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~HK$967/day). In fact, October is about 2% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car hire for Chicago. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Chicago, hiring a large car saves you 42% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Chicago large car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a SUV in Chicago, the United States, you would pay an average price of HK$479/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in Chicago, the United States (~HK$276/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~HK$979/day). In fact, February is about 43% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Chicago. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Chicago, hiring a SUV saves you 19% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

Volkswagen GolfHK$320/day
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Volkswagen Golf
Honda FitHK$335/day
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Honda Fit

Top rental agencies in Chicago

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Chicago known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Chicago. Reviews were last updated on 1 March 2024.
Have a look at the top rental car agencies available in Chicago, including Alamo, Enterprise Rent-A-Car and Avis. Read through reviews, double check the pickup location, and other important information before making your selection.

Alamo

8.2
Very Good
381 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.5

Comfort

8.5

Overall

8.2

Pick-up/drop-off

8.1

Value

7.9

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

7.7
Good
325 reviews28 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.9

Comfort

8.1

Overall

7.7

Pick-up/drop-off

7.6

Value

7.4

Avis

6.5
Okay
151 reviews11 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.1

Comfort

7.3

Overall

6.4

Pick-up/drop-off

6.3

Value

6.2

Payless

6.4
Okay
365 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.7

Comfort

7.4

Overall

6.3

Pick-up/drop-off

6.3

Value

6.5

Budget

6.1
Okay
384 reviews10 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.0

Comfort

7.0

Overall

6.0

Pick-up/drop-off

6.2

Value

6.0

Hertz

6.0
Okay
601 reviews18 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.7

Comfort

6.7

Overall

5.9

Pick-up/drop-off

5.9

Value

6.0

Thrifty

5.5
Fair
230 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.6

Comfort

6.4

Overall

5.4

Pick-up/drop-off

5.2

Value

5.6

Dollar

5.4
Fair
336 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.8

Comfort

6.7

Overall

5.4

Pick-up/drop-off

5.5

Value

5.5

Best Chicago car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Chicago. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 rental car agencies in Chicago with an average daily rate of HK$359. Data was last updated on 1 March 2024.
Peruse the best Chicago car rental deals we've found. Make sure to check back soon if you're not finding what you're looking for, as deals are updated frequently.
Toyota CamryHK$310/day
5
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A/C
Toyota Camry
Volkswagen GolfHK$320/day
4
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A/C
Volkswagen Golf
Hyundai i20HK$335/day
4
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A/C
Hyundai i20

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Chicago, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 1 March 2024.

What is the cheapest hire car found in Chicago?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under HK$783/day when booking a car hire in Chicago. The absolute best deal a user found was for HK$559/day from Budget, booked on Feb. 25.

What car hire company is typically the cheapest in Chicago?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Chicago from the following companies over the past two weeks: Dollar (HK$320/day), Thrifty (HK$322/day), and Sixt (HK$455/day).

Which car hire company is considered to be the best in Chicago?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Alamo (8.1 rating), Enterprise Rent-A-Car (7.7 rating) and National (7.4 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Chicago.

What are petrol prices like in Chicago?

The average price of petrol in Chicago is HK$8.54/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between HK$384 and HK$555 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

How much does it cost to hire a car in Chicago for a week from Budget?

Budget offers hire cars in Chicago for about HK$5,250 per week on average.

How far in advance should I hire a car in Chicago for the best price?

Generally, for a better deal in Chicago it’s recommended to book in a timely manner (to save up to 29%). Cheapflights recommends you book around 7 days prior to your pickup date. Booking as early as you can also increases the likelihood that you’ll get the ideal car.

Can I rent a car for a month in Chicago?

Typically, how long you can rent a car for depends on the inventory of the supplier. For Chicago however, it is certainly possible to rent a car for an entire month.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Chicago for a month?

Generally, a month-long car rental in Chicago can be found for about HK$22,499, with the average price for a rental being around HK$750 a day. Book with Budget, to take advantage of their cheap prices and pay 59% less compared to the average price of car rentals in Chicago.

How much is a car hire in Chicago for a weekend?

The average price for a weekend car hire in Chicago is HK$0. Hiring a Compact is your cheapest option if you’re looking to save money on your weekend car hire in Chicago. For the month of April, Cheapflights users have found hire cars in Chicago for as low as HK$777/day.

Small car rentals in Chicago

Find small car rental deals in Chicago from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. small car hires in Chicago cost an average of HK$395 per day. Price data was last updated on 1 March 2024.
Mini CountrymanHK$358/day
2
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A/C
Mini Countryman
Mini CountrymanHK$433/day
2
M
A/C
Mini Countryman

Luxury car rentals in Chicago

Find luxury car rental deals in Chicago from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. luxury car hires in Chicago cost an average of HK$710 per day. Price data was last updated on 1 March 2024.
Reserve a luxury car rental in Chicago by selecting one of these great deals available. Before completing your reservation, make sure the deal you've selected matches your car rental needs and budget.
Mercedes-Benz E-ClassHK$455/day
5
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A/C
Mercedes-Benz E-Class
Mercedes-Benz E-ClassHK$490/day
5
M
A/C
Mercedes-Benz E-Class
Mercedes-Benz E-ClassHK$499/day
5
M
A/C
Mercedes-Benz E-Class

Van rentals in Chicago

Find van rental deals in Chicago from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. van hires in Chicago cost an average of HK$504 per day. Price data was last updated on 1 March 2024.
Check out some of the best options we've found on van rentals in Chicago. Be sure to check back often to find alternative deals on van rentals.
Toyota NoahHK$337/day
5
M
A/C
Toyota Noah
Toyota NoahHK$389/day
5
M
A/C
Toyota Noah
Toyota NoahHK$429/day
5
M
A/C
Toyota Noah

Car rentals by fuel type in Chicago

Browse car rentals by fuel type in Chicago. Currently, Electric cars are the cheapest to rent in Chicago. Deals were last updated on 1 March 2024.

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in Chicago. There are currently 2 fuel types to choose from with Electric being the cheapest (HK$50+).

Electric

Electric

HK$50+

Hybrid

Hybrid

HK$55+

Airport car rentals in Chicago
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