Car Rentals Ames, Iowa

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Ames, IA
Oct 4 — Oct 11
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Ames, IA
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Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
Enterprise

$65/day

1 Nov - 4 Nov
Audi A3
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
Enterprise

$60/day

1 Nov - 4 Nov
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
Enterprise

$60/day

1 Nov - 4 Nov
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
BMW X3
or similar Standard SUV
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
Enterprise

$82/day

1 Nov - 4 Nov
BMW X3
BMW X3
or similar Full-size SUV
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
Enterprise

$140/day

15 Oct - 17 Oct
BMW X3
Chrysler Pacifica
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
Enterprise

$57/day

1 Nov - 4 Nov
Chrysler Pacifica
Chevrolet Equinox
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
Enterprise

$76/day

1 Nov - 4 Nov
Chevrolet Equinox
Audi A3
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
Enterprise

$65/day

1 Nov - 4 Nov
Audi A3
Chevrolet Equinox
or similar Compact SUV
Up to 4 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
Enterprise

$71/day

1 Nov - 4 Nov
Chevrolet Equinox
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
Enterprise

$63/day

1 Nov - 4 Nov
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
Chrysler 300
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
Enterprise

$112/day

15 Oct - 17 Oct
Chrysler 300

Ames, Iowa car rental deals found on momondo

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Small Cars

$22 - $96

All Car Types

$29 - $110

The average price of a Small rental in Ames, United States is $54. The cheapest time to rent a Small in Ames, United States is in February. The price is 60% lower than the rest of the year at just $22 per day. A Small rental is typically 29% less expensive than the average car rental in Ames. The average price of a vehicle rental in Ames can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Ames Small rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Medium rental in Ames, United States is $54. The cheapest time to rent a Medium in Ames, United States is in February. The price is 34% lower than the rest of the year at just $36 per day. A Medium rental is typically 30% less expensive than the average car rental in Ames. The average price of a vehicle rental in Ames can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Ames Medium rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Large rental in Ames, United States is $72. The cheapest time to rent a Large in Ames, United States is in January. The price is 7% lower than the rest of the year at just $68 per day. A Large rental is typically 6% less expensive than the average car rental in Ames. The average price of a vehicle rental in Ames can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Ames Large rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a SUV rental in Ames, United States is $67. The cheapest time to rent a SUV in Ames, United States is in August. The price is 12% lower than the rest of the year at just $60 per day. A SUV rental is typically 12% less expensive than the average car rental in Ames. The average price of a vehicle rental in Ames can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Ames SUV rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Van rental in Ames, United States is $95. The cheapest time to rent a Van in Ames, United States is in March. The price is 34% lower than the rest of the year at just $64 per day. A Van rental is typically 20% more expensive than the average car rental in Ames. The average price of a vehicle rental in Ames can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Ames Van rentals found on momondo in the past week.

Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
Enterprise

$60/day

1 Nov - 4 Nov
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
Enterprise

$60/day

1 Nov - 4 Nov
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
Enterprise

$64/day

15 Oct - 17 Oct
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan

Ames Car Rental Directory

All major car rental suppliers in Ames, IA
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Excellent
10 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.9

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.2

Pick-up/Drop-off

8.2

Value for money

8.1
7.6
Good
4 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

7.6

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/Drop-off

7.2

Value for money

7.2
6.4
Good
3 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.4

Comfort

6.4

Overall

6.4

Pick-up/Drop-off

6.0

Value for money

6.4
4.0
Okay
1 review2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.0

Comfort

2.0

Overall

4.0

Pick-up/Drop-off

2.0

Value for money

6.0
1 location

Find popular attractions close to your rental car pick-up

Nearby attractions:

Jack Trice Stadium32.8 mi
Stephens Auditorium33.2 mi
Hilton Coliseum33.3 mi

Nearby attractions:

Hilton Coliseum99.2 mi
Jack Trice Stadium99.3 mi
Stephens Auditorium99.4 mi

Nearby attractions:

Hilton Coliseum73.1 mi
Stephens Auditorium73.3 mi
Jack Trice Stadium73.4 mi

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Car Rental in Ames

In September to date, 8 momondo users have searched for cheap car rental in Ames.

What cleaning measures are being taken by Ames car rental companies to control the spread of COVID-19?

Enterprise is one of the companies offering enhanced cleaning options to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in Ames. Vehicles are always cleaned regularly, however, rental companies are now going above and beyond to ensure cars are sanitized. You can check to see all rental companies in Ames offering this service by searching and filtering for that option on momondo. As things change, so do policies. We’ll do our best to stay on top of things, but always be sure to check with the provider directly.

Which car rental agency in Ames has the cheapest rental car prices?

Daily rates from Enterprise are typically the cheapest, with an average price of $53/day when getting a rental car in Ames. The absolute cheapest price found at their 4 locations in Ames is $21/day.

What is the best type of car to rent in Ames during October?

A Standard car is the ideal car to rent when visiting Ames in October. On average, Ames receives 2.1″ of precipitation and temperatures hover around 35.6 °F during the month of October. These conditions are well-suited for a standard, which can easily handle a bit of rain and even hold up well when temperatures fall. Renting a Standard in Ames will cost you $55/day on average.

Which rental car company in Ames has the most locations?

Enterprise has the most locations in Ames, IA with 4 locations. At those locations, momondo users can typically find car rental rates of $53/day.

What is the speed limit in Ames, IA?

Ames’s speed limit is 25 mph when you are driving in the city. This speed limit might also apply to surrounding towns and neighborhoods. The suburban speed limit in Ames is 75 mph and the speed limit for highways is 75 mph. However, be sure to look for posted signage as these speeds may vary.

What car do most people rent in Ames?

When renting a car in Ames, most of our users will opt for the Hyundai Accent at $62/day on average. The second most popular is the Hyundai Elantra car rental for an average of $51/day. Our users have found Hyundai Accent rentals in Ames for as low as $22/day and Hyundai Elantra rentals for as low as $28/day.

What is the weather like in Ames, IA in September?

In September, Ames usually gets 3″ of precipitation and has an average temperature of 62.6 °F. This information can be very helpful when looking at rental cars in Ames as it can help you make the best decision.

What car would momondo recommend based on the weather in September?

Temperatures in Ames are usually high during September so momondo would recommend renting a convertible to take advantage of the nice weather.

Is the weather in Ames similar to the rest of Iowa?

If you’re looking for a Ames rental car for a road trip to the surrounding areas during the month of September it’s important to know that the rest of Iowa typically has a temperature of 62.6 °F and will usually expect 3.2″ of precipitation.


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