If you want to see everything Chicago has to offer, there is no better way to do so from behind the wheel of a rental car from Payless. Stop wasting your vacation waiting on the bus, or being nickel and dimed with ride-shares or taxis. When you have access to your own car, you can go wherever you want to go, whenever you want. Make your next trip to Illinois more enjoyable with a Payless rental car.
Why drive with CarRentals.com?
With over two million putting down permanent roots in Chicago, you know there is going to be plenty to do and see in this bustling city. Visitors come to experience Chicago's diverse population. However, you may have your sights set on exploring the engaging art scene and plenty of interest for history buffs. No matter what you choose to do first, you'll want to take in as much of Chicago as possible while on your vacation. Once you get behind the wheel of your Payless car rental, you'll be on your way to discovering more of this exciting city.
Payless Car Rental has grown substantially since its founding over 40 years ago in Spokane, Washington. You'll find Payless in most major airports and throughout Europe, Canada, United States and South America.
What you need to know for the road
How do I get the best deals on a Chicago Payless rental car?
We strive to get you the lowest rates, whether you book. However, reserving ahead of time can help keep spending low. Make sure to check the mileage policy and don't add an extra driver to avoid any surprise fees.
What should I bring with me when I pick up my car rental in Chicago?
You will need to carry with you your driver's permit and a credit card in your name.
How old do I have to be to rent a car in Chicago?
Payless's minimum age to rent a car in Chicago is 21. Take time to check Payless's policy, as there could be limitations if you are under 25 in most cases or for higher category cars in particular.
What kind of Payless rental car should I get for my trip to Chicago?
That all depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Chicago. For bigger cities, like Chicago, you may find exploring and parking easier in a smaller car. If you are traveling with family or friends, then a sedan or SUV is going to have more room and provide a more comfortable ride on longer commutes. Those looking for a touch of extravagance on their Chicago getaway can choose a higher-end vehicle like a Cadillac or Audi or similar.
Do I need insurance when I rent a car in the United States?
In the United States you do need to have insurance before you rent a car. Although many of the major card issuers, like Visa or American Express, offer some coverage, there are usually restrictions. For example, they may not cover your rental car if you book a larger or luxury vehicle. Make sure to check credit card issuer's policy before you decide. Additionally, as a U.S. citizen, you can purchase Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout.
Does Payless require a deposit at the time of booking my rental car?
Payless does require a deposit when you reserve your rental car. Payless will block the deposit on your credit once you reserve your car for your trip. Please note that the deposit can vary greatly depending on the make and model of the car.
What is the fuel policy on my Payless car rental?
We advise a full tank policy. You pick up your Payless rental with full tank, and you should bring it back it topped off. If you want to save some money, it is best to find a gas station before you bring your car back to Payless.
Why should I get unlimited miles?
Chicago is a big city, so there is going to be a lot to do. You may not want to concern yourself about your mileage limits if you are planning to see what else Illinois has to offer.
Does Chicago Payless offer one-way car rentals?
Payless typically offers one-way rentals. You may find it easier to return your rental at another Payless. Don't forget there may be an additional charge when you pick one-way.
Reserve your ride today!
With so much to do and see in Chicago, having access to an automobile can come in handy. When you are ready to check out more of Illinois, you can leave wherever you want to, without having to coordinate ride-hailing services or spend time waiting for the bus.
Before you head out of town, book your Payless Chicago rental car and take off to all the items on your itinerary at your own pace. Book with CarRentals.com and hit the open road in Chicago, Illinois.