Chicago

Cheap Car Rentals in Chicago

Chicago, IL, United States
9 Feb — 16 Feb
Same drop-off
Chicago, IL, United States
Thu 9/2
Noon
Thu 16/2
Noon
Driver's age:

Chicago car hires in 2023

Most popular companyDOLLAR
Price of petrol per litre₹ 95
Average price per day₹ 70
Cheapest price per day₹ 35

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

January

₹ 3,762

February

₹ 4,253

March

₹ 5,480

April

₹ 5,889

May

₹ 6,380

June

₹ 6,953

July

₹ 6,871

August

₹ 6,380

September

₹ 5,726

October

₹ 5,808

November

₹ 5,726

December

₹ 5,235

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Chicago is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is June. 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

There are 29 hire agencies servicing Chicago. These agencies, altogether, have 113 hire locations available. Need an affordable hire? Small is the cheapest car type to hire in Chicago with prices from ₹ 32 a day in the previous 7-day period. Here are 3 car types you can hire in Chicago:

Compare available car types for hire in Chicago

Small cars

₹ 5,433 - ₹ 14,784

All Car Types

₹ 5,204 - ₹ 16,395

To hire a Small car in Chicago, the United States, you would pay an average price of ₹ 8,758/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Chicago, the United States (~₹ 5,433/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~₹ 14,784/day). In fact, February is about 38% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small hire for Chicago. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Chicago, hiring a Small car saves you 20% 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 Small 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 ₹ 9,350/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a Medium car in Chicago, the United States (~₹ 4,788/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is March (~₹ 15,263/day). In fact, February is about 49% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium hire for Chicago. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Chicago, hiring a Medium car saves you 15% 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 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 ₹ 12,218/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a Large car in Chicago, the United States (~₹ 5,924/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is March (~₹ 19,464/day). In fact, February is about 52% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large hire for Chicago. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Chicago, hiring a Large car is 11% 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 Large hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a SUV car in Chicago, the United States, you would pay an average price of ₹ 11,122/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a SUV car in Chicago, the United States (~₹ 4,348/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is June (~₹ 13,954/day). In fact, February is about 61% 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 car is 2% 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.

To hire a Van car in Chicago, the United States, you would pay an average price of ₹ 12,792/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a Van car in Chicago, the United States (~₹ 6,262/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~₹ 25,226/day). In fact, November is about 52% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van hire for Chicago. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Chicago, hiring a Van car is 15% 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.

To hire a Luxury car in Chicago, the United States, you would pay an average price of ₹ 7,504/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a Luxury car in Chicago, the United States (~₹ 4,159/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is March (~₹ 18,269/day). In fact, January is about 45% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury hire for Chicago. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Chicago, hiring a Luxury car saves you 32% 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.

Ford Ka₹ 32/day
2
M
A/C
Ford Ka

Top rental agencies in Chicago

All major car rental suppliers in Chicago

Alamo

8.3
Very Good
363 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.5

Comfort

8.5

Overall

8.3

Pick-up/drop-off

8.3

Value

8.0

Enterprise

7.8
Good
317 reviews28 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.1

Overall

7.8

Pick-up/drop-off

7.7

Value

7.5

Payless

6.8
Okay
354 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.7

Comfort

7.5

Overall

6.8

Pick-up/drop-off

6.6

Value

7.0

Avis

6.5
Okay
132 reviews11 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.9

Comfort

7.2

Overall

6.3

Pick-up/drop-off

6.3

Value

6.1

Budget

6.3
Okay
344 reviews10 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.0

Comfort

7.0

Overall

6.2

Pick-up/drop-off

6.3

Value

6.2

Hertz

6.2
Okay
555 reviews17 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.8

Comfort

6.8

Overall

6.1

Pick-up/drop-off

6.0

Value

6.2

Thrifty

6.1
Okay
226 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.8

Comfort

6.7

Overall

6.0

Pick-up/drop-off

5.8

Value

6.1

Dollar

6.1
Okay
312 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.3

Comfort

7.1

Overall

5.9

Pick-up/drop-off

6.0

Value

6.1

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 ₹ 5,735/day when booking a car hire in Chicago. The absolute best deal a user found was for ₹ 2,831/day from Routes Car & Truck Rentals, booked on Jan. 29.

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: Dollar (₹ 2,852/day), Thrifty (₹ 3,109/day), and Sixt (₹ 4,215/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Alamo (8.3 rating), Enterprise (7.8 rating) and National (7.5 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 ₹ 95/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between ₹ 4,270 and ₹ 6,168 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

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

Dollar offers hire cars in Chicago for about ₹ 24,909 per week on average.

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?

Our recent data shows that Routes Car & Truck Rentals can potentially be 48% below the average car hire price in Chicago. Check prices and availability for Routes Car & Truck Rentals and save on this extended car hire. The cost of hiring a vehicle in Chicago is on average ₹ 106,753 a month or ₹ 3,558 a day. Search on Cheapflights for the most updated pricing and availability for your Chicago car hire.

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

It costs ₹ 26,476 for a weekend car hire in Chicago, on average. The cheapest type of car hire you can book on any given weekend is the Compact as prices are generally lower for these hire types due to demand and availability. If you’re planning to book a hire car in Chicago in March, prices are ₹ 4,531 per day on average.

What car do most people hire in Chicago?

The most popular car chosen by those travelling to Chicago is Intermediate (Nissan Rogue) based on our Cheapflights data.

Luxury Car Rentals in Chicago

Arrive in style when you rent a luxury car in Chicago from the best rental car providers in the country.

Car type options available for Chicago

Explore different vehicle types you can hire in Chicago
Best Car Hire Deals
We make it easy and fast to find and compare deals from 70,000+ hire locations and hundreds of agencies.
No Surprises
Prices shown to you will be completely in full, without any hidden charges or fees.
Free Cancellation
Plans change — we get it. And that’s why you can search and book car hire on Cheapflights from agencies that offer free cancellation