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Portable Moving Containers in Chicago, IL

PODS offers flexible options for local and long-distance moves, relocations, storage, and more.
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Three PODS Portable Containers for the Perfect Fit

16 foot portable container for moving and storage

Large Container 16-Foot

  • 16’x8’x8’; similar to a standard parking spot
  • Ideal for 3 to 4 rooms, or up to 1,200 sq. ft.*
  • Comparable to a 10'x15' storage unit or a 20' truck
12 foot portable container for moving and storage

Medium Container 12-Foot

  • 12’x8’x8’
  • Ideal for 2 or 3 rooms, or 500–800 sq. ft. of space*
  • Compare to a 10'x10' storage unit or 15' truck
8 foot portable container for moving and storage

Small Container 8-Foot

  • 8’x8’x7.5’; a popular choice for college students
  • Ideal for a studio or room up to 500 sq. ft.*
  • Comparable to a 5'x10' storage unit or 10' truck
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Easy and Flexible Moving Services

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Local moving in Chicago

Need a convenient solution for local moving to Chicago? Forget the rental truck. We move your things in a sturdy, steel-framed container. Take all the time you need to load. We’ll pick it up and deliver it to your new place.
 
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Long-distance moving to and from Chicago

Moving long-distance in Chicago with PODS means you're in control of the schedule. Our unique moving and storage containers allow you to customize your move, no matter the distance. 
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PODS City Service

Moving to or in Chi-town? Lean on our team of city moving and storage experts. PODS City Service is now available in select parts of Chicago. Different from our standard services, City Service is designed to meet the unique challenges of big-city moving and storage — from parking and HOA headaches to the hassle of driving a big truck through tight streets.
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Storage is included in every Chicago move

PODS offers unrivaled moving flexibility. Take as much time as you need to load and unload your storage container. Safely store your things in your driveway or at a secure PODS Storage Center.
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Why choose PODS Moving and Storage?

When it’s time to move, customers choose PODS over the competition because:

  • You control of timeline: You pick your dates, and your container rental is billed monthly so you can take your time. 
  • Flexible, built-in storage: Easily store your container in your driveway or in one of our 230 Storage Centers nationwide.
  • We do the driving: We bring the container to you and transport it to your new home—whether it’s across town or across the county.
  • Customize your move: We have a solution for you, no matter how complicated your move is.

With over 20 years of experience and 4 million deliveries, we know that local and long-distance moves aren’t cookie-cutter situations. That’s why we encourage customers to call us for a quote.

 
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PODS is your best Chicago moving option

Tucked into the coast of Lake Michigan, Chicago is a vibrant, historic city known for its thriving arts and music scene, delicious deep dish, and sparkling skyline. With a slogan like “When You Go, You Know,” it’s no secret that Chicago is one city you truly have to experience for yourself.

When you make your move to Chicago with PODS, you get a personalized experience with expert support. We help you choose your container size, deliver the container right to your driveway, give you all the time you need to load it, and then we deliver it to your new place. Learn more about how PODS works.

 
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Chicago Storage Solutions

Wondering “Where can I find storage units near me?” The best thing about moving with PODS is the fact that storage is built-in. Whether you need more time to unpack after a long-distance move? Or need temporary storage containers during a home renovation, PODS has you covered. 

Keep your secure storage container in your driveway or at a local PODS storage facility. For added flexibility, we offer month-to-month payment terms, so you only pay for the time you need.
 

Moving with PODS: Frequently asked questions

How do I schedule Chicago moving and storage services with PODS?

To start, you’ll need to get a quote. We’ll help you figure out exactly what you need to make the move, from picking a container size to delivery and storage options. Once you’ve booked your container for moving, you can easily manage it online with MyPODS. Learn more about our most popular questions.

How much does a Chicago move cost to move with PODS?

PODS cost is based on multiple factors, including container size, distance, location, season, and time frame. Don’t worry, a Customer Care Team member will offer transparent pricing during your quote, whether it’s storage rental or moving services. Learn more about PODS pricing.

How do PODS portable moving containers work?

PODS moving containers are made with durability and weather resistance in mind and are ideal for at-home storage or long-distance moves. Because of their versatility, you can move on your own schedule and get great value compared to full-service moving companies and rental trucks. Learn more about PODS containers.

What can I put in a portable moving container?

From furniture to clothing, almost everything in your home or apartment can fit in a PODS container. We even offer a Contents Protection Option. A few prohibited items include chemicals, gas, liquids, waste, or motorized vehicles. Learn more about storing with PODS.

Does PODS ship to IL?

Yes! With service areas and Storage Centers throughout the state, we’ve got you covered. Check out PODS' locations, or call us at (855) 706-4758 to find out if we deliver containers where yours needs to go.

Can you take your PODS container to another state?

With PODS locations across 46 U.S. states including Hawaii, it’s likely we can deliver your container to the state you need. Check out PODS' locations, or call us at (855) 706-4758 to find out if we deliver containers where yours needs to go.

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Storage Facilities Near Me

Bensenville, IL

1120 N Ellis St
Bensenville, IL 60106

Bolingbrook, IL

900 Windham Parkway
Bolingbrook, IL 60440

Bolingbrook, IL

900 Windham Parkway
Bolingbrook, IL 60440

Elgin, IL

2794 Spectrum Drive
Elgin, IL 60124

Elgin, IL

2794 Spectrum Drive
Elgin, IL 60124

Libertyville Storage Center

929 East Park Ave
Libertyville, IL 60048

Libertyville Storage Center

929 East Park Ave
Libertyville, IL 60048

Melrose Park

2075 George Street
Melrose Park, IL 60160

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