Des Moines Car Rentals

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Des Moines, IA
Dec 1 — Dec 8
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Des Moines, IA
Tue 12/1
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Tue 12/8
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When is it cheapest to rent a car in Des Moines?

All

$36 - $62

Family size

$64 - $98

Economy

$34 - $56

The cheapest time to rent a car in Des Moines is in February. The price is 15% lower than the rest of the year at just $40 per day. The most expensive month is July. If you are looking for a specific car type, consider renting an economy car in April. 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 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 Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
2/4-door vehicles
$26/day
Dec 9 - Jan 8
Des Moines
200 Se 6th St
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$26/day
Dec 9 - Jan 8
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
2/4-door vehicles
$26/day
Dec 9 - Jan 8
Des Moines
200 Se 6th St
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$26/day
Dec 9 - Jan 8
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
2/4-door vehicles
$27/day
Dec 14 - Jan 11
Des Moines
200 Se 6th St
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$27/day
Dec 14 - Jan 11
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
2/4-door vehicles
$27/day
Dec 14 - Jan 11
Des Moines
200 Se 6th St
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$27/day
Dec 14 - Jan 11
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$30/day
Dec 11 - Jan 10
Des Moines
5800 Fleur Drive
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$30/day
Dec 11 - Jan 10
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$32/day
Dec 9 - Jan 8
Des Moines
5800 Fleur Drive
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$32/day
Dec 9 - Jan 8
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Find popular attractions close to your rental car pick-up

Des Moines Airport

Des Moines, Iowa

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
Waterloo Airport

Waterloo, Iowa

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
Fort Dodge Airport

Fort Dodge, Iowa

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

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Car Rental in Des Moines

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

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 in December?

To rent a car in Des Moines for a weekend in December, we found prices as low as $24 with an average of $60. For a one-week car rental, Des Moines prices in December average $56 with the best deals starting at $22.

Is there a fee to cancel my Des Moines 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.

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

Enterprise has the most locations in Des Moines 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?

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.


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