Des Moines

Cheap Car Rentals in Des Moines

Des Moines, IA, United States
3 Dec — 10 Dec
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Des Moines, IA, United States
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What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Des Moines?

January

₹ 4,816

February

₹ 4,489

March

₹ 6,203

April

₹ 6,122

May

₹ 7,020

June

₹ 7,999

July

₹ 8,081

August

₹ 7,510

September

₹ 5,632

October

₹ 5,632

November

₹ 6,040

December

₹ 6,203

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 hire in Des Moines

Small cars

₹ 4,290 - ₹ 10,938

All Car Types

₹ 2,984 - ₹ 12,023

To hire a Small car in Des Moines, the United States, you would pay an average price of ₹ 3,521/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Des Moines, the United States (~₹ 4,290/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is May (~₹ 10,938/day). In fact, October is about 0% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small hire for Des Moines. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Des Moines, hiring a Small car saves you 31% 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.

To hire a Medium car in Des Moines, the United States, you would pay an average price of ₹ 4,408/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a Medium car in Des Moines, the United States (~₹ 2,984/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is June (~₹ 12,121/day). In fact, September is about 33% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium hire for Des Moines. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Des Moines, hiring a Medium car saves you 14% 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.

Top rental agencies in Des Moines

All major car rental suppliers in Des Moines

Alamo

8.6
Excellent
41 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.2

Comfort

8.7

Overall

8.7

Pick-up/drop-off

8.8

Value

8.7

Enterprise

8.2
Excellent
52 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.5

Comfort

8.4

Overall

8.2

Pick-up/drop-off

7.9

Value

7.9

Hertz

8.0
Excellent
30 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.2

Comfort

8.4

Overall

8.1

Pick-up/drop-off

8.2

Value

7.8

National

1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

8.0

Dollar

7.7
Good
9 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

7.4

Pick-up/drop-off

7.4

Value

8.0

Thrifty

7.5
Good
18 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.1

Comfort

7.7

Overall

7.2

Pick-up/drop-off

7.2

Value

7.2

Payless

6.8
Good
18 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.3

Comfort

7.4

Overall

6.6

Pick-up/drop-off

6.5

Value

6.4

Budget

6.7
Good
25 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

6.5

Comfort

7.2

Overall

6.6

Pick-up/drop-off

6.9

Value

6.5

Car Rental FAQs

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, National (9.6 rating), Alamo (8.6 rating) and Enterprise (8.2 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Des Moines.

What are gas prices like in Des Moines?

The average price of petrol in Des Moines is ₹ 87/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between ₹ 3,894 and ₹ 5,624 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

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

Hertz is one of the most popular car hire companies in Des Moines, offering car hire for around ₹ 59,004 per week on average.

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

Hiring 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.

What car do most people hire in Des Moines?

The most popular car chosen by those travelling to Des Moines is Special (Class Special Car) based on our Cheapflights data.