Luggage storage Chicago

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Where to store your bags in Chicago

Lugging a heavy bag around the “Windy City” 🌬️ is no fun at all, we can attest to it. Luckily for you, if you’re looking for a place to safely store your luggage while you take a selfie with the world-famous Bean, aka the Cloud’s Gate☁️⛩️, you’re in the right place.

Whether you have a couple of hours left before your late flight or are in Chicago on a long layover, you probably asked yourself: where can I store my bags in Chicago?

There are plenty of options available for you, so read on to make sure you don’t let a bag get in the way of your day!

Store your luggage in Chicago with Stasher

Stasher luggage storage is the world’s largest luggage storage network - we have hundreds of local hotels and shops with a little extra space where you can safely store your bags while you enjoy everything Chicago has to offer.

Our service is convenient and affordable - we have luggage storage locations wherever you might need them and they’re 50% cheaper than alternative left luggage options. We also partner with major hotel chains such as Premier Inn and Accor local, as well as international travel brands of the likes of, Expedia and Flixbus.

With Stasher, there are no size restrictions and an easy pricing structure to make sure you always know how much you’re going to pay.

Storing your bags with Stasher is easy:

✔️ Find on the map the StashPoint that best suits your needs by checking their location and opening hours

✔️ Select drop-off and pick-up time

✔️ Book online!

You’ll immediately receive a booking confirmation email to show to your host once you drop-off your bag - it takes less than a minute! If you have trouble making a booking, our award-winning customer service is available 24/7 to help you with whatever problem may arise.

Once you’ve safely stored your luggage at one of our StashPoints, it’s time to explore everything Chicago has to offer!

If you’re not afraid of heights, climb all the way up to the 103rd floor of the Willis Tower Skydeck to see the city from 1,353 feet above the streets. Looking for something tamer? Head to the Shedd Aquarium, one of the world’s biggest indoor aquariums 🐠.

Once you’ve been a thousand feet above the street and seen the creatures that inhabit the deepest seas, it’s time to take a stroll through the Millenium Park. Grab a hot dog 🌭from one of the many food stalls dotted around Chicago Union Square and try not to be swept away 🍃 by the wild wind!

How Stasher works?

Easier than packing a bag.

1. Find & Book

Search on Stasher - choose from 1000s of vetted hotels and stores.

2. Drop in Store

Instantly receive email confirmation. Show this & your ID in store.

3. Enjoy & Collect

Enjoy the city - with peace of mind that your bags are safe!

5 / 5

Easy to book online at short notice, and a good price. The location was easy to find, very central and the service in the shop was lovely. Luggage was kept safe and it all felt completely secure so I’d definitely use Stasher again.

Susan Jane Tarr

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Alternative luggage storage options in Chicago

Although Stasher is the most convenient service available in Chicago, there are indeed other luggage storage options:

Chicago Union Train Station

While self-service lockers are less and less common nowadays due to safety regulations, travelers who have an Amtrak ticket are entitled to use their luggage storage facilities. Bear in mind, it’s priced at $10 for 24 hours per bag, quite steep if you ask us!

Alternatively, if you don’t hold a ticket, you might still be able to store your luggage at the station, but the price gets quite extortionate at $20 for 24 hours per bag.

Museum and Art Galleries Luggage Storage

Some museums and art galleries such as the Art Institute of Chicago, the Adler Planetarium and Astronomy Museum, the Museum of Science and Industry etc., have a checkroom service for visitors. Bear in mind that space is limited and they fill up quite quickly.

Don't carry your bags around

Store them safely and enjoy your day