If you want to see everything Des Moines has to offer, there is no better way to do so from behind the wheel of a rental car from Hertz. Stop spending your vacation waiting on the bus, or being nickel and dimed with ride-shares or taxis. When you have access to your own vehicle, you can go wherever you want to go, when you want. Make your upcoming vacation to Iowa even better with a Hertz car rental.
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With over two-hundred thousand people, Des Moines is a city that has plenty going on. Many tourists come to enjoy Des Moines's attractive setting. Of course, this city is known for more such as its national parks that surround the region. No matter what you choose to do first, you'll want to take in as much of Des Moines as possible while on your stay. And with your Hertz rental car, you'll be able to see and do more of what this city offers.
CarRentals.com works with some of the top businesses in the business. Hertz has over 100 years of experience and a fleet featuring many of the most well-known in the business, like Nissan and Hyundai. With Hertz history and thousands of franchises all over the world, you will be in great hands.
What you need to know for the road
How do I get the best deals on a Des Moines Hertz rental car?
We strive to get you the best rates, no matter when you reserve your vehicle. However, getting your car ahead of your visit can help you save even more. Be sure to go over the mileage policy and keeping it to one driver will reduce your expense.
What do I need to bring when I get my car rental in Des Moines?
Make sure to carry with you credit card, as well as your driver's license.
How old do I have to be to rent a car in Des Moines?
Hertz's minimum age to rent a car in Des Moines is 21. Make sure to review Hertz's policies, as there may be limitations if you are under 25 in most cases or for higher category rentals in particular.
What kind of Hertz rental car should I get for my trip to Des Moines?
That all depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Des Moines. Compact or economy vehicles are ideal for short commutes and are easier to park. Commute times in Des Moines average 28 minutes, so you may find a mid-size vehicle or SUV more comfortable. Or if you want to keep your emissions down, then choose a hybrid vehicle. Those looking for a little luxury on their Des Moines trip can choose the premium category for a car like a Mercedes C-Class or Cadillac XTS or similar.
Is insurance required when you rent a car in the United States?
In the United States you do need to have insurance before you rent from Hertz. Although many of the major card issuers, like MasterCard or Visa, offer some coverage, there are usually restrictions. For instance, you may not be covered if you book a larger or luxury vehicle. Make sure to check credit card company's policy before you decide. Otherwise, as a United States citizen, you can purchase Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout.
Does Hertz require a deposit at the time of booking my rental car?
Hertz does require a deposit when you book your rental car. Hertz will block the deposit on your credit once you book your vehicle for your trip to Des Moines. Please be aware that the deposit may vary greatly based on the make and model of the car.
Do I have to full up the tank before I take my car back to Hertz?
At CarRentals.com, we encourage a full to full policy. You receive the vehicle with full tank, and you should bring it back it with a full tank. For a cheaper rate, it is best to find a filling station before you bring it back to Hertz.
Why should I get unlimited miles?
Des Moines has lots to keep you entertained, but you may want to head to nearby cities to find out what else Iowa has to offer. You can explore the rest of the area free of mileage limits once you've checked off all the activities in Des Moines.
Does Des Moines Hertz offer one-way car rentals?
Hertz typically offers one-way rentals. You may find it more convenient to return your rental at a different location. Don't forget there may be an additional fee when you opt for one-way.
Book today for great rates
With so much to do and see in Des Moines, having access to your own vehicle lets you explore at your own pace. When you are ready to check out more of Iowa, you can drive when you like, without trying to hail a cab or sign up for a ride-share.
Before you head out of town, book your Hertz Des Moines rental car and zip off to take in all the items on your itinerary at your leisure. Go through CarRentals.com and speed along the road in Des Moines, Iowa.