Car Rentals in Ames, Iowa

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Ames, IA
Aug 17 — Aug 24
Same drop-off
Ames, IA
Wed 8/17
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Best deals found for Ames, Iowa car rentals

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Chevrolet Large Passenger Van
or similar Passenger van
Up to 5 passengers

$97/day

19 Sep - 26 Sep
Chevrolet Large Passenger Van
Volkswagen Passat
or similar Premium
Up to 5 passengers

$67/day

19 Sep - 26 Sep
Volkswagen Passat
Hyundai Avante
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers

$51/day

19 Sep - 26 Sep
Hyundai Avante
Hyundai Elantra
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers

$49/day

19 Sep - 26 Sep
Hyundai Elantra
Cadillac CT5
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers

$83/day

19 Sep - 26 Sep
Cadillac CT5
Jeep Compass
or similar Compact SUV
Up to 4 passengers

$53/day

19 Sep - 26 Sep
Jeep Compass
Mazda CX-5
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
4-door vehicles

$63/day

19 Sep - 26 Sep
Mazda CX-5
Toyota Camry
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers

$51/day

19 Sep - 26 Sep
Toyota Camry
Nissan Versa
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

$41/day

19 Sep - 26 Sep
Nissan Versa

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Small Cars

$42 - $99

All Car Types

$56 - $113

The average price of a Small rental in Ames, the United States is $70. The cheapest time to rent a Small in Ames, the United States is in February. The price is 40% lower than the rest of the year at just $42 per day. A Small rental is typically 24% 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, the United States is $75. The cheapest time to rent a Medium in Ames, the United States is in February. The price is 52% lower than the rest of the year at just $36 per day. A Medium rental is typically 18% 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, the United States is $99. The cheapest time to rent a Large in Ames, the United States is in February. The price is 34% lower than the rest of the year at just $66 per day. A Large rental is typically 9% 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 Large rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a SUV rental in Ames, the United States is $105. The cheapest time to rent a SUV in Ames, the United States is in November. The price is 43% lower than the rest of the year at just $60 per day. A SUV rental is typically 14% 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 SUV rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Van rental in Ames, the United States is $111. The cheapest time to rent a Van in Ames, the United States is in September. The price is 39% lower than the rest of the year at just $69 per day. A Van rental is typically 19% 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.

Nissan Versa
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

$41/day

19 Sep - 26 Sep
Nissan Versa
Kia Rio
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
4-door vehicles

$41/day

19 Sep - 26 Sep
Kia Rio

Ames car rental directory

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Quick facts about car rentals in Ames

Get the overview on great rental deals, popular car rental companies, and best car types for your visit in Ames

Popular Car Types

Economy, Full-size, Passenger Van

Cheapest Rental Car

$53

Most Popular Model

Chrysler Pacifica
The following car types were offered at rental car companies in Ames in the past 72 hours: Economy, Full-size, Passenger Van.
The lowest price for a rental car in Ames is $53/day. For this area, you can expect average prices starting from $97/day.
The most popular car model to rent in Ames in the past 7 days is the Chrysler Pacifica. Our users also prefer the Hyundai Accent as an alternative.

Find popular attractions close to your rental car pick-up

Visit these must-see attractions near popular rental car locations in Ames

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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Driving with a rental car in Ames - FAQs

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Daily rates from Enterprise are typically the cheapest, with an average price of $97/day when getting a rental car in Ames. The absolute cheapest price found at their 4 locations in Ames is $53/day.

A Standard car is the ideal car to rent when visiting Ames in September. On average, Ames receives 2.6″ of precipitation and temperatures hover around 50 °F during the month of September. 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 $102/day on average.

Enterprise has the most locations in Ames, IA with 4 locations. At those locations, momondo users can typically find car rental rates of $97/day.

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.

In August, Ames usually gets 4.4″ of precipitation and has an average temperature of 71.6 °F. This information can be very helpful when looking at rental cars in Ames as it can help you make the best decision.

If you’re looking for a Ames rental car for a road trip to the surrounding areas during the month of August it’s important to know that the rest of Iowa typically has a temperature of 71.6 °F and will usually expect 4.1″ of precipitation.


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