Car Rentals Des Moines, Iowa

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Des Moines, IA
May 24 — May 31
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Des Moines, Iowa car rental deals found on momondo

Find the rental car that's right for you

Small cars are typically categorized as economy cars, compact cars and intermediate cars. You can expect to pay $78/day to rent a small car in Des Moines. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$54/day
Des Moines
5800 Fleur Drive
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$54/day
See offer
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
2/4-door vehicles
$54/day
Des Moines
5800 Fleur Drive
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$54/day
See offer
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
2/4-door vehicles
$55/day
Des Moines
5800 Fleur Drive
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$55/day
See offer
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$55/day
Des Moines
5800 Fleur Drive
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$55/day
See offer
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$56/day
Des Moines
5800 Fleur Drive
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$56/day
See offer
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
2/4-door vehicles
$60/day
Des Moines
5800 Fleur Drive
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$60/day
See offer

When is it cheapest to rent a car in Des Moines?

All

$37 - $79

Family size

$42 - $62

Economy

$39 - $61

The cheapest time to rent a car in Des Moines, Iowa is in January. The price is 22% lower than the rest of the year at just $41 per day. The most expensive month is March. If you are looking for a specific car type, consider renting an economy car in January. If you need more room for your family, larger vehicles with 6+ seats are typically cheapest in January. The price of a car rental in Des Moines can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car.


Des Moines Car Rental Directory

All major car rental suppliers in Des Moines, IA
8.6
Excellent
39 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.4

Comfort

8.6

Overall

8.6

Pick-up/Drop-off

8.8

Value for money

8.5
7.5
Good
39 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.6

Comfort

7.6

Overall

7.4

Pick-up/Drop-off

7.3

Value for money

7.3
7.8
Good
17 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.1

Comfort

7.8

Overall

7.7

Pick-up/Drop-off

7.7

Value for money

7.8
7.7
Good
18 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.1

Comfort

7.6

Overall

7.7

Pick-up/Drop-off

8.0

Value for money

7.3
7.6
Good
7 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.5

Comfort

8.5

Overall

7.1

Pick-up/Drop-off

6.8

Value for money

7.1
7.6
Good
13 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.3

Comfort

8.3

Overall

7.3

Pick-up/Drop-off

6.7

Value for money

7.2
6.5
Good
9 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

6.4

Comfort

6.4

Overall

6.2

Pick-up/Drop-off

7.1

Value for money

6.4
6.1
Good
14 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

5.5

Comfort

6.8

Overall

6.0

Pick-up/Drop-off

5.8

Value for money

6.4

Find popular attractions close to your rental car pick-up

Nearby attractions:

Blank Park Zoo2.2 mi
Des Moines Art Center3.3 mi
Hoyt Sherman Place3.6 mi
Principal Park3.6 mi
Walnut Street Bridge3.9 mi

Nearby attractions:

Wells Fargo Arena91.4 mi
Community Choice Credit Union Convention Center91.4 mi
Hy Vee Hall91.5 mi
Walnut Street Bridge91.5 mi
Principal Park91.8 mi

Nearby attractions:

Des Moines Art Center71.8 mi
Hoyt Sherman Place72.3 mi
Community Choice Credit Union Convention Center72.3 mi
Wells Fargo Arena72.4 mi
Hy Vee Hall72.5 mi

Distance to popular hotels from Des Moines, IA

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Car Rental in Des Moines

6,645 users have looked for car rental in Des Moines with momondo in May.

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

Clean vehicles have always been a priority; however, car rental companies in Des Moines have new enhanced cleaning requirements in place to ensure your vehicle is disinfected for your safety. Some of the companies offering enhanced cleaning are Alamo, Enterprise, and Budget. Learn more about every option available to you. 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.

How much will it cost to rent a car in Des Moines, Iowa in June?

To rent a car in Des Moines for a weekend in June, we found prices as low as $24 with an average of $44. For a one-week car rental, Des Moines prices in June average $45 with the best deals starting at $27.

Is there a fee to cancel my Des Moines, IA car rental?

Rental cars in Des Moines from popular agencies such as Alamo, Enterprise, and Budget will generally offer free cancellation. While momondo does not have any control over cancellation policies for rental cars in Des Moines, we can help you find the cheapest car to rent for your upcoming trip.

What is the best type of car to rent in Des Moines during June?

A Standard car is the ideal car to rent when visiting Des Moines in June. On average, Des Moines receives 4.5″ of precipitation and temperatures hover around 77 °F during the month of June. 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 Des Moines will cost you $56/day on average.

Which rental car company in Des Moines has the most locations?

Enterprise has the most locations in Des Moines, IA with 3 locations. At those locations, momondo users can typically find car rental rates of $60/day.

What is the speed limit in Des Moines, IA?

Des Moines’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 Des Moines 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 is the weather like in Des Moines, IA in May?

During the month of May the average temperature in Des Moines is 62.6 °F and the expected precipitation is 4.7″. This information is useful for travelers looking for a car rental in Des Moines.

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

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

Is the weather in Des Moines similar to the rest of Iowa?

Those looking to rent a car in Des Moines for a road trip to the surrounding areas, please know the weather in Iowa during the month of May usually is around 59 °F with 4.2″ of possible rain.


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