Iowa

Cheap Car Rentals in Iowa

Des Moines, IA, United States
4 Dec — 11 Dec
Same drop-off
Des Moines, IA, United States
Sun 4/12
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Sun 11/12
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What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Iowa?

January

₹ 4,814

February

₹ 4,488

March

₹ 6,202

April

₹ 6,120

May

₹ 7,018

June

₹ 7,997

July

₹ 8,079

August

₹ 7,508

September

₹ 5,631

October

₹ 5,631

November

₹ 6,039

December

₹ 6,202

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Iowa 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 Iowa

Small cars

₹ 4,288 - ₹ 10,935

All Car Types

₹ 2,983 - ₹ 12,020

To hire a Small car in Iowa, you would pay an average price of ₹ 3,520/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Iowa (~₹ 4,288/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is May (~₹ 10,935/day). In fact, October is about 0% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small hire for Iowa. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Iowa, 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 Iowa, you would pay an average price of ₹ 4,406/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a Medium car in Iowa (~₹ 2,983/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is June (~₹ 12,118/day). In fact, September is about 33% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium hire for Iowa. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Iowa, 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 Iowa

All major car rental suppliers in Iowa

Enterprise

8.3
Excellent
111 reviews17 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.5

Comfort

8.4

Overall

8.3

Pick-up/drop-off

8.2

Value

8.0

Hertz

7.7
Good
138 reviews10 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.8

Comfort

8.0

Overall

7.7

Pick-up/drop-off

7.7

Value

7.7

Alamo

8.6
Excellent
45 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.2

Comfort

8.6

Overall

8.6

Pick-up/drop-off

8.7

Value

8.7

Budget

6.9
Good
54 reviews7 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.2

Comfort

7.6

Overall

6.9

Pick-up/drop-off

7.0

Value

7.1

Avis

6.5
Good
47 reviews7 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.7

Comfort

6.9

Overall

6.4

Pick-up/drop-off

6.5

Value

6.1

National

3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.3

Comfort

9.3

Overall

9.3

Pick-up/drop-off

9.3

Value

8.0

Dollar

7.7
Good
11 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

7.5

Pick-up/drop-off

7.6

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

Car Rental FAQs

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Firefly (10.0 rating), Super Cheap (10.0 rating) and Signature Rent A Car (10.0 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Iowa.

What are gas prices like in Iowa?

The average price of petrol in Iowa is ₹ 87/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between ₹ 3,893 and ₹ 5,623 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

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

From Hertz you can hire a car in Iowa from about ₹ 43,682 per week on average.

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

Booking early can save you upwards of 14% on your car hire. Booking your vehicle at least 13 days in advance can you get you a great below-average price in Iowa.

Can I rent a car for a month in Iowa?

Yes, renting a vehicle in Iowa for a month is certainly possible.