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Save time at the counter when you check-in online. That way we'll have your driver information and preferences ready when you arrive at the counter. You'll be on the road - and on vacation - before you know it!
Skip the rental counter lines and check-in directly by using Alamo's touch-screen kiosk. Check-in using the kiosk and a receipt-sized rental agreement is printed. You'll be directed to your rental car on the lot. At the exit booth, show the booth agent your rental agreement and driver's license - and simply drive away.
Here's what you do to pick up your car: The Alamo counter is located on the first floor of the Chicago Midway International Rental Car Facility. Proceed downstairs to baggage claim and exit door 3.
The Rental Car shuttle bus will take you to the facility.
Upon arrival to the facility, proceed to the counter to obtain your rental agreement.
1) Take I-55 to exit 286, Cicero Avenue.
2) Go South on Cicero Avenue and proceed approximately 1.7 miles.
3) Take a right on 55th Street and follow the signs to the Rental Car Facility.
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The Midway International Airport was opened in 1927 to serve the Chicago Metropolitan Area. It lost some traffic when the O'Hare International Airport opened in 1944, but it remains an important destination for travelers in the Midwest.
Midway International Airport has several amenities that make it an attractive location for air travelers. It has a yoga room where people can stretch all parts of their bodies and recover from hours spent on airplanes. A mother's room offers a tranquil space for mothers traveling with their children. The airport also has statues, paintings, and other types of artwork that provide decoration while celebrating some of the most iconic images and events in Chicago's history.
After renting a car at Midway International Airport, you can reach the Brookfield Zoo easily. The 216-acre zoo is home to more than 2,300 animals, including African lions, American bison, polar bears, otters, and meerkats. The Brookfield Zoo also has special events throughout the year. Check its website to plan your visit.
The Garfield Park Conservatory will delight your sense with nine houses, rooms, and gardens. The conservatory has several indoor areas that have been designed to support plants from other parts of the world. For instance, the wet and warm Palm House has the ideal environment for palm trees to flourish. The Desert House maintains a dry environment for cacti and succulents.
The Garfield Park Conservatory has a 12-acre outdoor garden with several sections. The conservatory even designed one of the gardens to resemble a Monet painting.
Soccer fans will want to visit Toyota Park while they're in the Midway area. The 20,000-seat soccer stadium has a Kentucky Bluegrass surface and some sheltered seats.
A long plane ride may leave you thirsty for one of Chicago's local craft brews. The Lagunitas Taproom, which is only 5.8 miles from Midway, offers daily tours, tasty drinks, and filling snacks. Tour times vary depending on the day, so you should visit Lagunitas online to find an option that meets your travel schedule.
The National Museum of Mexican Art has collections of folk art, photography, textiles, paintings, and sculptures made by Mexican artists. Some items in the collection were made before Europeans came to North America.
The museum also has special exhibits that offer closer looks at specific artists and styles of art.
The next time you visit Midway International Airport, be sure to visit a few nearby attractions. It will be worth carving out some time to see the places that interest you most.