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Cheap Car Rentals in Des Moines

Most popular companyTHRIFTY
Price of gas per gallon$3.63
Average price per day$58
Cheapest price per day$25

Cheapest time to rent a car in Des Moines

January
$44
February
$48
March
$58
April
$50
May
$49
June
$58
July
$66
August
$60
September
$48
October
$51
November
$53
December
$52
Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Des Moines is January. 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.

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Car Rental FAQs

What is the absolute cheapest rental car found in Des Moines?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $58/day when booking a rental car in Des Moines. The absolute best deal a user found was for $25/day from Major Agency, booked on Jul. 28.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Des Moines?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Des Moines from the following companies over the past two weeks: Turo ($35/day), Surprise Agency ($40/day), and Alamo ($41/day).

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 (9.0 rating) and Thrifty (8.3 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Des Moines.

What are gas prices like in Des Moines?

The average gas price in Des Moines is $3.63/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $43 and $62 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car for a week from Thrifty?

Thrifty is a popular option for travelers looking for car rental in this area. You can expect the average cost of rental car to be about $357 per week.

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

Booking your car rental early can save you up to 11% on your rental. Aim to book your car rental at least 22 days in advance to take advantage of a below average price.

Can I rent a car for a month in Des Moines?

Yes, you can rent a car for a month in Des Moines. Check Cheapflights for the latest prices and car type availability.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Des Moines for a month?

You can potentially save up to 63% on a month-long rental by booking with Major Agency. Major Agency is the cheapest rental company available within the next few months. Renting a car in Des Moines can cost you on average $1,529 a month or $51 a day. For extended stays in a location, this option will usually save you the most.

Des Moines Car Rental Directory

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7.8

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7.9

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7.3

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6.9

Value for money

7.1

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