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Moving to Chicago, IL? Rent a One-Way Moving Truck from U-Haul!

Chicago is an amazing city with a gorgeous downtown skyline that overlooks Lake Michigan. Chicago is the third largest city in the United States and also home to nearly 3 million residents. Founded in 1837, Chicago is regularly known as ‘The Windy City’ and popularly referenced as ‘Chi-Town’ to many of the locals. Chicago has also been named the #4 Top Destination City on our 2013 migration trend report. So whether you are moving to Chicago for college or to advance your career, we welcome you to this beautiful city!

Helpful Tips for Moving and Living in Chicago, IL

Thousands of people move to Chicago each year, and with more than 90 truck rental locations, U-Haul has you covered! Here are some helpful tips that may assist you on your journey of relocating to Chicago.

  • Bring a jacket – As mentioned above, Chicago is the windy city and it can get chilly especially with a strong wind pushing the cold air. On top of the drastic climate changes, it could be a nice 75 degrees during the day but drop into freezing temperatures after the sun sets.
  • Be ready to eat – Chicago is very well known for their deep dish pizzas and 'Chicago-style' hot dogs. Do you want one yet? Get an all beef frank with a poppy seed bun and pile it high with mustard, onions, a dill pickle spear, tomato slices and sport peppers. Top it off with a dash of celery salt and you have yourself a signature Chicago hot dog!
  • Plan for parking – Many communities sport ‘no parking’ signs during specific hours. If you are living in an apartment or community where parking is limited, request or reserve a spot prior to moving in.

Did you know?

  • Chicago has more than 550 parks and over 19 miles of lakefront bicycle paths. This is a perfect way to get some fresh air, stay in shape and maybe even make some new friends.

U-Haul locations in or near Chicago, IL

1
The Hall Self Storage (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
3001 N Knox Ave, Chicago, IL 60641
2
Sunshine Movers & Truck Rental Inc (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
2324 N Elston, Chicago, IL 60614
3
Harlem & Addison Tire & Auto (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
7200 W Addison St, Chicago, IL 60634
4
Don D Fashions 2 (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
5940 S Ashland Ave, Chicago, IL 60636
5
Mikes Service Ltd (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
3514 S Archer Ave, Chicago, IL 60609
6
U-Haul Moving & Storage of Midway
4705 W 47th St, Chicago, IL 60632
7
U-Haul Moving & Storage of South Shore
1650 E 71st St, Chicago, IL 60649
8
Johns Hardware (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
7350 S Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60621
9
U-Haul Moving & Storage of Lincoln Park
1200 W Fullerton Ave, Chicago, IL 60614
10
U-Haul Moving & Storage of Up-Town
4055 N Broadway St, Chicago, IL 60613
11
U-Haul Moving & Storage of Portage Park
4301 N Cicero Ave, Chicago, IL 60641
12
U-Haul Moving & Storage of Westside
1700 N Cicero Ave, Chicago, IL 60639
13
City Suburban Auto (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
5674 N Northwest Hwy, Chicago, IL 60646
14
U-Haul Moving & Storage of Logan Square
4100 W Fullerton Ave, Chicago, IL 60639
15
Hyde Park Self Storage (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
5155 S Cottage Grove, Chicago, IL 60615
16
South Shore Self Storage (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
7843 S Exchange Ave, Chicago, IL 60649
17
Triangle Auto Service Inc (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
4060 N Elston Ave, Chicago, IL 60618
18
83rd & Halsted Storage (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
8316 S Birkhoff Ave, Chicago, IL 60620
19
Wf Halls Self Storage Inc (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
1919 W Pershing Rd, Chicago, IL 60609
20
East Bank Storage On 35th St (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
1200 W 35th St, Chicago, IL 60609
21
Lite Site Express Ltd (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
6415 N Ravenswood Ave, Chicago, IL 60626
22
Midway Storage LLC (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
5660 W 55th St, Chicago, IL 60638
23
U-Haul Moving & Storage of Brighton Park
3401 W 47th St, Chicago, IL 60632
24
Paw Carwash (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
4308 W Armitage Ave, Chicago, IL 60639
25
Circle R Auto Sales (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
10106 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60628
26
AJ Auto Solutions (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
2801 W Fullerton Ave, Chicago, IL 60647
27
Panos Auto Service Center (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
4744 W Belmont Ave, Chicago, IL 60641
28
Dollar & Drapery (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
1015 W 87th St, Chicago, IL 60620
29
MAJD Moving & Storage (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
6909 N Western Ave, Chicago, IL 60645
30
Midway Storage III (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
4906 W Madison St, Chicago, IL 60644
31
Better Life Entertainment (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
1719 W 79th St, Chicago, IL 60620
32
Green Discount (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
400 E 103rd St, Chicago, IL 60628
33
Mr Flower & Mr Ping Pong (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
1647 W Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60622
34
First Impression (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
218 E 79th St, Chicago, IL 60619
35
ORI Brothers Flooring Inc (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
6010 N NorthWest Hwy, Chicago, IL 60631
36
The PC Detectives (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
16 S Kostner, Chicago, IL 60624
37
American Self Storage of Illinois (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
5509 S Oakley Ave, Chicago, IL 60636
38
Sanchez Financial Services (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
4235 W Fullerton Ave, Chicago, IL 60639
39
Lincoln Square Service Inc (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
2201 W Lawrence Ave, Chicago, IL 60625
40
Pieza Automotive Inc (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
5344 S Archer Ave, Chicago, IL 60632
41
Rons One Stop Auto Shop (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
9934 S Halsted Ave, Chicago, IL 60628
42
Little Deetailing Auto Spa Inc (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
2855 W Harrison St, Chicago, IL 60612
43
Elar Auto Rebuilders Inc (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
1846 S Canalport Ave, Chicago, IL 60616
44
High Point Auto Service (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
4922 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60640
45
Allure (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
2341 W Roosevelt Rd, Chicago, IL 60608
46
Anchor Group & Storage (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
9336 S Jeffery Blvd, Chicago, IL 60617
47
Southside Auto Spa LLC (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
5839 S Green St, Chicago, IL 60621
48
Motor Gallery 2345 (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
2345 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60616
49
U-Haul Moving & Storage of Avondale
3250 N Kedzie Ave, Chicago, IL 60618
50
Englewood Used Auto Parts (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
620 W 59th St, Chicago, IL 60621
51
Balmoral Auto & Body Werks (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
1122 W Balmoral Ave, Chicago, IL 60640
52
M&G Auto Repair (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
2902 W Lake St, Chicago, IL 60612
53
S D S D Auto Glass Inc (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
1700 S Ashland Ave, Chicago, IL 60608
54
U Stor It (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
11118 S Rockwell St, Chicago, IL 60655
55
Garifuna Flava Caribbean Restaurant (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
2518 W 63rd St, Chicago, IL 60629
56
East Coast Pantry (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
611 S Wells St, Chicago, IL 60607
57
Top Value Auto Repair (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
4857 W Division St, Chicago, IL 60651
58
G&G Service Inc (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
7320 W Belmont Ave, Chicago, IL 60634
59
E B Tours & Charters Inc (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
2253 S Pulaski, Chicago, IL 60623
60
C James Autobody Service (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
3452 N Elston Ave, Chicago, IL 60618
61
Prepaid Exchange (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
1484 W 115th St, Chicago, IL 60643
62
Lawrence Shell (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
4800 N Ashland Ave, Chicago, IL 60640
63
U-Haul Moving & Storage of South Loop
500 W Cermak Rd, Chicago, IL 60616
64
Laramie Shell (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
4001 N Laramie Ave, Chicago, IL 60641
65
Transportes Guerrero (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
4630 W Augusta Blvd, Chicago, IL 60651
66
U-Haul Storage of Marquette Park
2540 W 63rd St, Chicago, IL 60629
67
J&H World of Tires (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
646 W 95th St, Chicago, IL 60628
68
2Wice As Nice Resale (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
4757 W Lake St, Chicago, IL 60644
69
Auto Dynamics Inc (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
3021 N Elston Ave, Chicago, IL 60618
70
Division Noble Service Station (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
1400 W Division St, Chicago, IL 60622
71
Division Auto Clinic (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
2639 W Division St, Chicago, IL 60622
72
Value Home Furniture (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
5917 S Western Ave, Chicago, IL 60636
73
U-Haul Moving & Storage of Bronzeville
2601 S LaSalle St, Chicago, IL 60616
74
One Stop Food Market (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
8222 S Cottage Grove Ave, Chicago, IL 60619
75
Autotecx (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
1775 W Touhy Ave, Chicago, IL 60626
76
Gigrig Inc (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
1911 W Lake St, Chicago, IL 60612
77
U Stor It (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
8737 S Ashland Ave, Chicago, IL 60620
78
Second Chance Barber Shop (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
5744 W Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60651
79
Bacci Pizzeria (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
2301 W Taylor St, Chicago, IL 60612
80
U-Haul of Bridgeport
431 W Pershing Rd, Chicago, IL 60609
81
All Weather Specialist Hvac R (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
214 W 119th St, Chicago, IL 60628
82
Peralta Car Sales & Repair Inc (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
609 N Cicero Ave, Chicago, IL 60644
83
International Auto Design (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
4943 W Fullerton Ave, Chicago, IL 60639
84
Midwest Restaurant Equipment Supply (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
3500 S Morgan St Floor 1, Chicago, IL 60609
85
Chatham Food Market (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
327 E 79th St, Chicago, IL 60619
86
Mattress Warehouse Outlet (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
3067 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60618
87
Citgo Gas (U-Haul Neighborhood Dealer)
1958 W 47th St, Chicago, IL 60609
88
CHICAGO NORTHSIDE STORAGE
5035 W. FOSTER, CHICAGO, IL 60630
89
AARON BROS. SELF STORAGE, INC.
4034 S MICHIGAN AVE, CHICAGO, IL 60653
90
Chicago Northside Storage - Lakeview
2946 N. Western Ave, Chicago, IL 60618