Chicago

Cheap Car Rentals in Chicago from ₱3,082

Chicago, IL, United States
Apr 24 — May 1
Driver's age: 26-65
Chicago, IL, United States
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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 April 17, 2024.

Most popular company

THRIFTY

Price of gas per litre

₱67.50

Average price per day

₱3,452

Cheapest price per day

₱3,082

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 April 17, 2024.

January

₱2,173

February

₱2,287

March

₱2,745

April

₱2,917

May

₱3,260

June

₱3,660

July

₱3,717

August

₱3,717

September

₱3,317

October

₱3,317

November

₱2,974

December

₱2,859

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 April 17, 2024.

There are, in total, 117 car rental locations in Chicago that are operated by 29 companies. In the past week, SUV is the cheapest car type users can rent (cheapest price last found: ₱2,013/day). Explore 4 car types currently offered from Chicago rental providers:

Economy

Economy

₱2,999+

Compact

Compact

₱3,020+

Intermediate

Intermediate

₱3,021+

Standard

Standard

₱3,114+

Full-size

Full-size

₱3,221+

Minivan

Minivan

₱4,631+

Full-size SUV

Full-size SUV

₱4,276+

Premium

Premium

₱3,675+

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 April 17, 2024.

Small cars

₱1,860 - ₱24,485

All Car Types

₱2,996 - ₱11,947

To rent a small car in Chicago, the United States, you would pay an average price of ₱6,639/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a small car in Chicago, the United States (~₱1,860/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is September (~₱24,485/day). In fact, January is about 72% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car rental for Chicago. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Chicago, renting a small car is 6% 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 rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a medium car in Chicago, the United States, you would pay an average price of ₱4,415/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a medium car in Chicago, the United States (~₱2,053/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~₱11,034/day). In fact, February is about 54% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car rental for Chicago. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Chicago, renting a medium car saves you 30% 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 rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a large car in Chicago, the United States, you would pay an average price of ₱5,367/day. March is the cheapest month to rent a large car in Chicago, the United States (~₱2,333/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is September (~₱13,288/day). In fact, March is about 57% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car rental for Chicago. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Chicago, renting a large 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.

To rent a SUV in Chicago, the United States, you would pay an average price of ₱3,718/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a SUV in Chicago, the United States (~₱2,053/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~₱9,260/day). In fact, February is about 45% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Chicago. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Chicago, renting a SUV saves you 41% 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 SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a van in Chicago, the United States, you would pay an average price of ₱6,155/day. March is the cheapest month to rent a van in Chicago, the United States (~₱3,460/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~₱28,489/day). In fact, March is about 44% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van rental for Chicago. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Chicago, renting a van saves you 3% 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 van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

Toyota Yaris Sedan/Vios₱3,082/day
4
M
A/C
Toyota Yaris Sedan/Vios
Hyundai Accent₱3,225/day
4
M
A/C
Hyundai Accent

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 April 17, 2024.
Have a look at the top rental car agencies available in Chicago, including Alamo, Enterprise Rent-A-Car and Avis. Before making your selection, be sure to carefully review the feedback, double-check the pickup location, and verify other important details.

Alamo

8.1
Very good
382 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.4

Comfort

8.4

Overall

8.1

Pick-up/drop-off

8.1

Value

7.8

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

7.6
Good
327 reviews28 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.9

Comfort

8.0

Overall

7.7

Pick-up/drop-off

7.5

Value

7.4

Avis

6.6
Okay
152 reviews12 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.1

Comfort

7.4

Overall

6.5

Pick-up/drop-off

6.4

Value

6.2

Payless

6.4
Okay
366 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.7

Comfort

7.4

Overall

6.4

Pick-up/drop-off

6.4

Value

6.5

Budget

6.1
Okay
389 reviews10 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.1

Comfort

7.1

Overall

6.0

Pick-up/drop-off

6.2

Value

6.0

Hertz

6.0
Okay
607 reviews18 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.7

Comfort

6.8

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

5.3

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 ₱3,785. Data was last updated on April 17, 2024.
The best offers we've found on car rentals in the Chicago area. Double check the details of your car rental reservation before booking to ensure no unwanted surprises.
Toyota Yaris Sedan/Vios₱3,082/day
4
M
A/C
Toyota Yaris Sedan/Vios
Nissan Altima₱3,114/day
5
4
M
A/C
Nissan Altima
Hyundai Accent₱3,225/day
4
M
A/C
Hyundai Accent

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Chicago, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on April 17, 2024.
  • What is the cheapest rental car found in Chicago?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under ₱3,452/day when booking a rental car in Chicago. The best deal a user found was for ₱2,464/day from Fox, booked on Apr. 14.

  • Which car rental 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 (7.6 rating) and National (7.4 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Chicago.

  • What are gas prices like in Chicago?

    The average gas price in Chicago is ₱67.50/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between ₱3,037 and ₱4,387 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

  • How much does it cost to rent a car in Chicago for a week from Thrifty?

    Thrifty is a popular option for travelers looking for car rental in Chicago. You can expect the average cost of a rental car to be about ₱24,559 per week.

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

    Renting your favorite car model can become more difficult the closer you are to your desired travel date. It’s ideal to book early to have that peace of mind. An early booking can save you up to 28% in Chicago - we recommend booking at least 7days in advance.

  • 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?

    Fox currently has the lowest price available for a month-long booking. Users have saved up to 43% compared to the average price of a 30-day rental in Chicago. Typically, a monthly car rental in Chicago can be found for ₱105,253. You can find car rental deals to be on average ₱3,508 a day.

  • How much is a car rental in Chicago for a weekend?

    ₱0 is, on average, how much a car rental costs for the weekend in Chicago. To save money, consider booking a Compact SUV car rental, which is the cheapest car during the weekend. If you are looking for a car rental in May, we’ve seen prices on Cheapflights for as low as ₱0 per day.

  • What car do most people rent in Chicago?

    Toyota Corolla, which is a Compact vehicle, is the most popular to hire at Chicago according to Cheapflights users.

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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 rentals in Chicago cost an average of ₱8,342 per day. Price data was last updated on April 17, 2024.
Check out some of the best options we've found on van rentals in Chicago. For alternative options, come back soon as deals are refreshed frequently.
Toyota Innova₱3,265/day
5
M
A/C
Toyota Innova
Ford EcoSport₱5,116/day
5
M
A/C
Ford EcoSport
Hyundai H-1₱5,598/day
5
M
A/C
Hyundai H-1

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 April 17, 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 (₱75+).

Electric

Electric

₱75+

Hybrid

Hybrid

₱78+

Airport car rentals in Chicago
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