Des Moines

Cheap Car Rentals in Des Moines

Des Moines, IA, United States
6 Oct — 13 Oct
Same drop-off
Des Moines, IA, United States
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Des Moines Car Rentals in 2022

Most popular companyHERTZ
Price of gas per litreC$ 1.43
Average price per dayC$ 80
Cheapest price per dayC$ 76

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Des Moines?

January

C$ 80

February

C$ 75

March

C$ 104

April

C$ 102

May

C$ 117

June

C$ 134

July

C$ 135

August

C$ 126

September

C$ 98

October

C$ 108

November

C$ 101

December

C$ 104

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Des Moines is February. The most expensive time to rent a car is July. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.

Compare available car types for rental in Des Moines

Small Cars

C$ 50 - C$ 209

All Car Types

C$ 78 - C$ 189

To rent a Small car in Des Moines, the United States, you would pay an average price of C$ 93/day. October is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Des Moines, the United States (~C$ 50/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~C$ 209/day). In fact, October is about 47% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Des Moines. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Des Moines, renting a Small car saves you 17% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Des Moines Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in Des Moines, the United States, you would pay an average price of C$ 88/day. August is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in Des Moines, the United States (~C$ 54/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~C$ 169/day). In fact, August is about 39% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for Des Moines. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Des Moines, renting a Medium car saves you 22% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Des Moines Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in Des Moines, the United States, you would pay an average price of C$ 66/day. September is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in Des Moines, the United States (~C$ 43/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~C$ 189/day). In fact, September is about 36% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for Des Moines. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Des Moines, renting a Large car saves you 41% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Des Moines Large rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in Des Moines, the United States, you would pay an average price of C$ 92/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in Des Moines, the United States (~C$ 76/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~C$ 228/day). In fact, January is about 19% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Des Moines. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Des Moines, renting a SUV car saves you 17% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Des Moines SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

Hyundai AccentC$ 56/day
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Top rental agencies in Des Moines

All major car rental suppliers in Des Moines
10.0
Excellent
41 reviews1 location
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Cleanliness

9.3

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

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Good
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8.1

Comfort

8.1

Overall

7.3

Pick-up/drop-off

7.2

Value

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Good
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Cleanliness

6.9

Comfort

7.4

Overall

6.7

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7.1

Value

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Good
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7.9

Comfort

7.9

Overall

6.7

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7.1

Value

7.5
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Okay
12 reviews1 location
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Cleanliness

4.6

Comfort

5.3

Overall

5.3

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5.6

Value

6.3
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24 reviews1 location
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Cleanliness

4.9

Comfort

5.9

Overall

5.3

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6.1

Value

5.5
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Mediocre
2 reviews1 location
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Cleanliness

9.0

Comfort

5.0

Overall

2.0

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2.0

Value

3.0
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Best Des Moines Car Rental Deals Found

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Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest rental car found in Des Moines?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under C$ 109/day when booking a rental car in Des Moines. The best deal a user found was for C$ 104/day from Hertz, booked on Sep. 25.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Des Moines?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a car hire in Des Moines from the following companies over the past two weeks: American Rent-A-Car (C$ 93/day), Hertz (C$ 103/day), and Enterprise (C$ 165/day).

Which car rental company is considered to be the best in Des Moines?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, National (10.0 rating), Alamo (10.0 rating) and Enterprise (8.0 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Des Moines.

What are gas prices like in Des Moines?

The average gas price in Des Moines is C$ 1.43/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between C$ 64 and C$ 93 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Des Moines for a week from Hertz?

Hertz is a popular option for travellers looking for car rental in Des Moines. You can expect the average cost of a rental car to be about C$ 763 per week.

How far in advance should I rent a car in Des Moines for the best price?

Renting your favourite car model can become more difficult the closer you are to your desired travel date. It’s ideal to book early to have that peace of mind. An early booking can save you up to 14% in Des Moines - we recommend booking at least 13days in advance.

Can I rent a car for a month in Des Moines?

Yes, renting a vehicle in Des Moines for a month is certainly possible.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Des Moines for a month?

Prices can be as low as C$ 3,271 if you consider booking with Hertz. That price represents savings of 5% compared to the Des Moines average. The monthly cost of a car rental in Des Moines is on average C$ 3,271 (C$ 109/day).

How much is a car rental in Des Moines for a weekend?

For a weekend car rental in Des Moines, you can expect the average price to be around C$ 0. Usually a Compact rental in Des Moines is your cheapest weekend car rental option, though you should always check Cheapflights to see if there are other deals on alternative car rental types. If you do opt for renting a Compact for October, it will cost approximately C$ 0 per day.