Rent a car in Chicago, IL, United States

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Chicago: Metropolis of the Midwest

With your car rental, you'll be able to explore the various attractions of the Second City. Use your rental car to navigate through Chicago's traffic and get to know the city better, or travel a bit outside the city to some of the surrounding suburbs.

Take in Chicago's Sights

Millennium Park features nearly 25 acres of grassy space, a video display, an outdoor theater and the famous "Bean" sculpture. If you're in town during the winter, strap on your skates and head to the park's ice rink.

Another notable sightseeing destination is Navy Pier. There, you can enjoy carnival rides, eat at the restaurants, browse in the shops and watch the fireworks displays. Navy Pier is more than 3,000 feet long and located on the Chicago shoreline nearest Lake Michigan in the Streeterville neighborhood.

Indulge in Culture

Hop into your rental car and head on over to the Art Institute of Chicago when you're in the mood for a bit of culture. This museum houses more than 300,000 permanent works of art. One of the most notable attractions at the Art Institute is George Seurat's iconic painting A Sunday on La Grande Jatte, located on the second floor of the museum.

Just a short 15-minute drive from the Art Institute is the Field Museum that houses the biological and anthropological collections that were put together for the World's Columbian Exposition in 1893. Here, you can see everything from ancient mummies to dinosaur skeletons and rare jewels.

Beautiful Views

Hugging the main branch of the Chicago River and flowing down alongside some of Chicago's most popular restaurants, bars and attractions is the Riverwalk. Take a stroll along the Riverwalk to witness some of Chicago's famous architecture.

Then, hop in your car rental and work your way for about 10 minutes to the Willis Tower where you can see breathtaking views of the city from the 110-story skyscraper.

Interested in seeing Chicago? Grab a rental car and explore this destination to the fullest.

Chicago, IL, United States

Car rental companies in Chicago, IL, United States

    Car Rental Requirements in the United States

    • Minimum Age

      For most car rental companies around the world, the minimum age requirement is 25. Drivers aged between 21 and 24 might be subject to additional local fees and may not be allowed to book vehicles under the Premium, Specialty, SUV, Minivan, Van, Convertible, Utility and Luxury Vehicle categories. Additional drivers must be at least 25 years old.

    • Driver’s License

      Each driver must present a full, valid and original national driver's license held for minimum of 2 years. If your license is not in a language used in your destination country, an International Driver's Permit to accompany your national driver's license is highly recommended.

    • ID or Passport

      Each driver must present a valid and original photo ID or passport.

    • International Credit Card

      The renter must present a personal credit card, valid in the country of pick-up with enough funds to put a hold for a security deposit. Third-party credit cards will not be accepted. The car rental company is solely responsible for approving the provided credit card. Online prepayment does not exempt the renter from providing a valid international credit card during vehicle pick-up. The rental company will place a hold in the amount of the security deposit and, when applicable, any additional local fees not covered in the prepaid voucher on the card provided at the rental location.

    • Prepaid Booking Voucher

      You must present a printout of the Booking Confirmation Voucher at the rental location. This document officially confirms all agreed upon services, payment conditions, rates, discounts, as well as vehicle availability within the group selected.

    • Important Information

      Car rental companies reserve the right to refuse service to underage or unlicensed drivers, those with poor credit history or individuals otherwise considered liabilities by the rental company.

    FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT CAR RENTAL

    Proteções do veículo Vehicle protections

    Rental car protections usually have the abbreviations CDW and LDW and protect the vehicle from robbery and damage in the event of collisions or accidents.

    Proteções à terceiros Third party protection

    The protections against third parties have several abbreviations, such as ALI, SLI and others. In general, they protect the vehicle from third parties involved in collisions with your rental car.

    Caução Security deposit

    To pick up the car you must leave a security deposit, also called a pre-authorization. The amount is "blocked" on the renter's credit card and "unlocked" after the return of the car on the same conditions.

    Opcionais Optional items

    It is possible to add optional items to your reservation, such as GPS, child car seat or booster seat. Take advantage of those items so you don’t have to worry about it later!

    Condutor adicional Additional driver

    If someone else is sharing the wheel with you, they need to be added to the car rental agreement as an additional driver and meet the same documentation and minimum age requirements as the main driver or renter.

    Quilometragem Mileage

    Check if your reservation has free mileage or not. Free mileage means you can ride as much as you like with the rental car and you will not pay extra depending on the ride.

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