Car Rental at Chicago Midway Airport MDW
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Airport Car Rental
Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) is Chicago’s, and the state of Illinois’s, second-busiest airport. Located about 10 miles from downtown Chicago, the airport primarily has service to domestic destinations along with some destinations in Mexico and the Caribbean. The airport is much smaller and slightly closer to downtown than Chicago’s other major airport, O’Hare.
Southwest Airlines comprises the overwhelming majority of commercial airline traffic at the airport with connections to destinations across the country.
Rental cars from all major companies are available at the Rental Car Center just north of the airport.
The airport doesn't only serve the city, but also many places worth visiting around Chicago.
Top international routes
- Cancun, Mexico
- Toronto, Canada
- Morellia, Mexico
- Guadalajara, Mexico
- Montego Bay, Jamaica
- Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
Internationally, besides Southwest Airlines serving Cancun and destinations in the Caribbean, Porter Airlines serves Toronto and Volaris, a Mexican low-cost airline, serves a few Mexican cities.
The top rental companies for domestic customers are Alamo, Dollar, and Thrifty. International renters can rent from National. Shuttles to the rental car center leave from Door 2 of the Lower Level about every 15 minutes all hours of the day and every day of the week.
Most popular types of rental car
- Large cars - from $52 per day
- Medium cars - from $50 per day
- Vans - from $144 per day
- Premium cars - from $69 per day
- Small cars - from $50 per day
- SUVs - from $52 per day
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Chicago Midway Airport MDW
- IATA: MDW
- ICAO: KMDW
- Name: Chicago Airport Midway (MDW)
- Distance from city: 9 miles / 14.5 km
Top 5 Locations near Chicago Midway Airport MDW
21.9 km / 13.6 miles away
Car Rental at Chicago O’Hare Airport from $42.76 per day25.2 km / 15.7 miles away
Car Rental at Chicago Rockford Int. Airport from $57.94 per day120.1 km / 74.6 miles away
Car Rental at Peoria International Airport from $57.94 per day204.7 km / 127.2 miles away
Car Rental at Quad City International Airport from $55.02 per day232.1 km / 144.2 miles away
Map of Car Rental Locations
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Car Rental Information
|Popular suppliers||Dollar, Alamo, Rent a Wreck, Hertz, Enterprise|
|Popular car categories||Large cars, Medium cars, SUVs, Small cars|
|Lowest price||$50 per day|
Most Popular Car Models of Rental Suppliers
|Dollar||Mazda 3||5||3||Large cars|
|Dollar||Ford Focus||4||2||Medium cars|
|Dollar||Mazda 3||2||2||Large cars|
|Dollar||Chevrolet Malibu||4||2||Large cars|
|Dollar||Nissan Pathfinder||4||2||Large cars|
|Alamo||Ford F-150||4||4||Premium cars|
|Enterprise||Ford F-150||4||4||Premium cars|