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What are the major attractions in Kankakee?

If your trip to Kankakee is all organized but your itinerary is a little on the empty side, let us give you a helping hand.

Plan a stop at Kankakee Railroad Museum. It's one attraction you'll usually find on many visitors' to-do lists. B. Harley Bradley House and Kankakee County Museum are also a stone's throw away and worth checking out.

What are the best road trip destinations near Kankakee?

Kankakee has some sensational sights, but there's more to experience in the surrounding area. How does a big-name attraction sound? About 53 miles away in Chicago, Wrigley Field lures big crowds year-round. Why not plan a visit and see what all the fuss is about?

What kind of rental car should I get for Kankakee?

Whatever your motoring requirements in Kankakee, CarRentals.com will help you get to where you're going quickly and efficiently. If you're in the city for work reasons, a premium car may suit you down to the ground. These kinds of vehicles boast top-quality finishes, elegant interiors, and a host of extras. Traveling on a tight budget and interested in saving some cash? A mini or a compact car may be an excellent choice. These smaller rides are more affordable and a dream when it comes to maneuvering through busy streets and traffic. If you have a few kids (and plenty of luggage) in tow, a full-size SUV will give you all the space and room you need.

Should I get a luxury rental car in Kankakee?

There's loads of choice when it comes to renting a car in Kankakee. From luxury models to easy-to-park compacts, you'll find it all here. Choosing your perfect match of course depends on your budget and what activities you've got planned. There are some road trips that are just begging you to splurge on your dream ride, whereas others don't need more than enough space for your luggage and buddies. The choice is yours.

What do I need to know about driving in Kankakee County?

There's way more to driving around Kankakee than just sliding behind the wheel and turning the ignition. Learn about the most important traffic laws here:

What side of the road do they drive on in Kankakee?

Motorists drive on the right-hand side of the road in Kankakee. Even though it may seem similar to home, we recommend driving with extra care in destinations you've never been.

Does Kankakee have peak-hour traffic?

Since the population of Kankakee is about 27,500, you won't experience too much difficulty with traffic. That said, main roads can get busy in the rush hours before and after work, so you may want to avoid driving during these times.

Is it difficult to park in Kankakee?

Most of the time, finding a spot to park the car in Kankakee is easy. If you're planning to head to one of the busier attractions in town, it would be wise to consider parking options before you leave.

Are there speed limits in Kankakee?

The residential zones in Kankakee have a 35 mi/h speed limit. Outside these areas, the speed limits typically range between 10 mi/h and 70 mi/h.

What happens if I get a speeding fine while driving a rental car in Kankakee County?

Most of the time, your car rental company will bill the amount fined to your credit card. Alternatively, the company may share your contact details with local authorities so they can issue a fine to you directly.

Are seat belts compulsory in Kankakee County?

They are, so buckle up. Although, there are some exceptions for certain vehicles used by public transportation networks.

Is it illegal to use a cell phone while driving in Kankakee?

Like many places, regular cell phone usage is not allowed while cruising in your car around Kankakee. However, an exception applies for hands-free or Bluetooth functions. Just be sure to maintain focus on the road.

What are the rules around drink driving in Kankakee?

In Kankakee, it is against the law to drive with a BAC (blood alcohol content) of more than 0.08%. If you're going to have a few drinks over dinner, leave your rental car behind.

Is turning on a red light allowed in Kankakee?

Yes, you may turn on a red light in Kankakee. But before doing so, you must bring the car to a complete stop. Proceed only when the lane is clear of approaching traffic.

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