Chicago

Cheap Car Rentals in Chicago

Chicago
2 Jun — 9 Jun
Same drop-off
Chicago
Thu 2/6
Noon
Thu 9/6
Noon
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Chicago car hires in 2022

Most popular companyHERTZ
Price of petrol per litre$2.36
Average price per day$57
Cheapest price per day$46

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

January

$72

February

$80

March

$103

April

$111

May

$125

June

$131

July

$152

August

$144

September

$122

October

$124

November

$116

December

$103

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.

Top rental agencies in Chicago

All major car rental suppliers in Chicago
8.1
Excellent
354 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.4

Comfort

8.5

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

7.9
7.4
Good
303 reviews28 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.7

Comfort

7.7

Overall

7.3

Pick-up/drop-off

7.2

Value

7.1
6.3
Good
342 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.7

Comfort

6.7

Overall

6.1

Pick-up/drop-off

5.6

Value

6.5
6.1
Good
285 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.2

Comfort

6.9

Overall

5.8

Pick-up/drop-off

5.6

Value

5.9
6.0
Good
115 reviews11 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.7

Comfort

6.8

Overall

5.7

Pick-up/drop-off

5.7

Value

5.4
5.9
Okay
306 reviews10 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.6

Comfort

6.6

Overall

5.6

Pick-up/drop-off

5.5

Value

5.8
5.7
Okay
524 reviews16 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.4

Comfort

6.4

Overall

5.5

Pick-up/drop-off

5.3

Value

5.6
5.6
Okay
210 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.3

Comfort

6.2

Overall

5.4

Pick-up/drop-off

5.1

Value

5.6

Best Chicago Car Rental Deals Found

Check out some of the best deals for car rentals in Chicago recently found.

Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest hire car found in Chicago?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $88/day when booking a car hire in Chicago. The absolute best deal a user found was for $71/day from Routes Car & Truck Rentals, booked on Jul. 28.

What car rental 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: Avis ($178/day), Hertz ($223/day), and Thrifty ($233/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Alamo (8.5 rating), Enterprise (8.1 rating) and National (7.9 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Chicago.

What are gas prices like in Chicago?

The average price of petrol in Chicago is $2.36/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between $106 and $153 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

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

Hertz is a popular option for travellers looking for car hire in Chicago. You can expect the average cost of car hire to be about $449 per week.

Can I rent a car for a month in Chicago?

Yes, renting a vehicle in Chicago for a month is certainly possible.

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

You can potentially save up to 30% on a month-long rental by booking with Routes Car & Truck Rentals. Routes Car & Truck Rentals is the cheapest rental company available within the next few months. Renting a car in Chicago can cost you on average $1,924 a month or $64 a day. For extended stays in a location, this option will usually save you the most.

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

$208 is, on average, how much a car hire costs for the weekend in Chicago. To save money, consider booking a Economy car hire, which is the cheapest car during the weekend. If you are looking for a car hire in June, we’ve seen prices on Cheapflights for as low as $110 per day.

What car do most people hire in Chicago?

The majority of Cheapflights travellers prefer to hire a Compact (Ford Focus) in Chicago, making it the most popular option.