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Free cancellation
10,000+ locations globally
from $5.90/day
Rated 4.9 by 488,471+ people

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    Do whatever you’d like, then show your confirmation to pick up your stuff.

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asked questions

  • How much does it cost to store luggage in Chicago?

    The price for luggage storage in Chicago starts from just $5.90/bag for the entire day.

  • Where can I store luggage in Chicago?

    There are multiple locations all around Chicago which can be booked through the Bounce platform including near Ned Brown Forest Preserve, Jackson Park, West Englewood Neighborhood and many other areas.

  • Is it safe to store your bags in Chicago?

    Yes. Every bag is tagged with a security seal and comes with the $10,000 Bounce Guarantee. Every location is required to uphold tight security precautions. You may be asked to show ID and you will be required to use a credit card to book through Bounce in advance. With hundreds of thousands of bags stored, you can count on Bounce to handle your baggage in Chicago.

  • Are there storage lockers in Chicago?

    Yes, there are storage lockers and luggage drop off points in Chicago. Storing your luggage with Bounce is as easy as using a storage locker, except a real person is there to watch over your things. If you don’t want to worry about lockers being full or remembering the code for your locker, you can drop off your luggage at any of our convenient locations in Chicago.

  • Where are the best places to stay and eat while in Chicago?

    The most popular restaurants to visit are Portillo's, Portillo's Hot Dogs, and McDonald's. Additionally, the highest ranked hotels within Chicago are Hyatt Regency Chicago, Sheraton Grand Chicago, and Hyatt Regency McCormick Place.

  • Where are the best parks and nature attractions in Chicago?

    Chicago offers several scenic parks including Grant Park, Bloomingdale Trail — The 606, and Washington Park.

  • Where can I find tourist information and guideposts in Chicago?

    You can find local tourist information at Shoreline Sightseeing, Chicago Line Cruises, and Tall Ship Windy.

  • What public transportation exists within Chicago?

    When flying to Chicago, you're likely to pass through Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) or Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD). You're likely to pass through CTA - 47th and Lake Park Terminal, CTA Bus Stop 1313, or Cta Bus Stop 1157 if arriving by bus and Jamba Union Station / Chicago, Ogilvie Transportation Center, or Metra - LaSalle Street if arriving by train. Popular metro stations like CTA - Belmont, CTA - Chicago, or CTA - Monroe can be used for transit within Chicago.


At first glance, Chicago's densely urban downtown and industrial corridor give off an undeniably gray impression. Look a little closer and you'll notice one of the most vibrant green spaces lining the shores of Lake Michigan. Venture out from the centrally located “Loop” and you'll find some of the most distinctive and charming neighborhoods. With so many distinctive areas and a seriously underrated slate of cultural and culinary offerings, the “Second City” plays second fiddle to no one.

Why choose Bounce to store luggage in Chicago?

Bounce partners with 94 trusted local businesses in Chicago

  • Highly secure: Unlike other luggage storage services or train station luggage lockers, our locations consist of partner businesses that have been vetted to ensure they meet the company’s strict quality and security standards.
  • We're everywhere: There's a Bounce luggage storage service around every corner, from Hyde Park and Chinatown to the south, Wicker Park and Logan Square to the west, and Uptown and Wrigleyville to the north. Of all the Chicago luggage storage options, Bounce’s network covers all the coveted locations.
  • Support small businesses: Aside from being friendly and helpful, the attendants at Bounce partner businesses offer a local touch that you simply won't get from coin-operated lockers. When you show up at the luggage storage location to drop the bags off, you'll show the attendant your QR code confirmation, but feel free to ask any questions about local restaurants or neighborhood tips.

Exploring Chicago luggage-free costs just $5.90/day

  • Flat-rate pricing: For just $5.90 per day you can store a bag at a Bounce location for a 24-hour period. Because you book online and pay ahead of time, dropping the bags off is as quick and easy as it gets.
  • Free cancellation: Booking the best luggage storage Chicago offers is risk-free. Cancel ahead of your reservation and you won't be charged.

Bounce offers peace of mind and flexibility for Chicago luggage storage

  • Any size of item: While it's highly unlikely that you'll be skiing or surfing while visiting Chicago, Bounce bag storage facilities aren't limited to certain sizes and can generally accommodate specialty items.
  • Leading bag protection: The Bounce Shield feature offers protection up to $10,000, and travelers can also book knowing the luggage storage facility has been vetted to meet Bounce quality and security standards.

Popular places for bag storage in Chicago

Main transportation hubs in Chicago

Luggage storage at Chicago O'Hare International Airport

One of the busiest in the world, Chicago O’Hare Airport is located on the far northwest side of the city. It's served by the CTA Blue Line train that runs from downtown and the Loop through neighborhoods like Wicker Park and Logan Square. With easy access via public transportation, it's incredibly easy to get to sightseeing or your accommodations upon arrival. 

Luggage storage at Chicago Midway International Airport

Situated on the southwest side and accessible by the CTA Orange Line L Train, Midway is the smaller of the two airports, but still a huge hub for Southwest Airlines. You'll find plenty of convenient locations nearby when you use our app to find the airport's nearest luggage storage facilities.

Luggage storage at Chicago Union Station

The train station, unfortunately, does not offer bag storage of any kind. That’s why Bounce's nearby locations are so useful for travelers to safely store items when arriving in Chicago by regional and national trains. Union Station is situated a few blocks west of the Chicago River and is walkable from both the trendy West Loop neighborhood and the Loop.

Main hotspots in Chicago

Luggage storage at the Art Institute

One of the largest army museums in the country, Chicago's iconic Art Institute is a must-visit for enthusiasts. It's located just east of the Loop between the grid of skyscrapers and the verdant Millennium Park. With some of the most iconic paintings and sculptures at your fingertips, a trip to Chicago without a stop at the Art Institute would be a mistake.

Luggage storage at Wrigley Field

One of America’s most famous baseball stadiums, the ivy-covered Wrigley Field is the home of the Chicago Cubs. Formerly Chicago’s “lovable losers,” the Cubs recently won the World Series in 2016, and their popularity with both out-of-town fans and locals makes it an incredible sports viewing experience. With Wrigley Field’s strict bag policies, Bounce’s Wrigleyville luggage storage spot is very useful on game day. 

How to stow your bags in Chicago with Bounce

Depending on your travel plans, there's a good chance you end up in the downtown Chicago area (otherwise known as “the Loop”) or one of the surrounding trendy neighborhoods. Instead of wasting time by heading right to the hotel to drop the bags off, you might want to hit a Chicago museum or get to that Cubs game. Bounce makes it easy to find luggage storage services nearby and drop the bags off in no time.

  • Easily find luggage storage in Chicago: Using the Bounce mobile app or website, you can use the handy search function to find luggage storage locations near travel hotspots or transit facilities. Once you've found your spot, you can book ahead of time or even on the go. Once you book, there are no hidden fees or additional surcharges assessed at the storage spot.
  • Fast check-in: All you'll have to do is show your QR confirmation code to the attendant at the luggage deposit location, and they'll take it from there.
  • Explore Chicago luggage-free: Once you’re bag-free, head to Chicago's lakefront, a sports arena, breweries, and world-class restaurants, or simply explore a new neighborhood.

Chicago is one of those cities that everyone should visit at least once. If you’re going to head to the Windy City, it’s highly recommended you do it in July as opposed to January. It’s equally advisable to find a place to store the bags at one of our luggage storage locations so you can get around more easily.

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