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Des Moines Intl Airport (DSM)
If flying in, the rental counter is within the terminal with a short walk to the car lot.
CARS: Located right outside the terminal.
RETURNS: Same as pick-up.
AFTER-HOURS RETURNS: Available. Park & lock vehicle. Place keys & completed contract in the drop box located on the rental counter.
Des Moines Airport Car Rental Information
Reserve a car rental at the Des Moines, Iowa, airport and quickly get out to tour the area. With the Budget rental counter located right in the terminal at Des Moines International Airport, you’ll find cheap rental cars ready and waiting for you once you deplane and gather your luggage. Download the Budget app to keep your reservation details handy. Whether you’re here for an extended visit to family or a short stay because of a long layover, take a car rental in Des Moines out to attractions like Pappajohn Sculpture Park and Blank Park Zoo.
Fastbreak Membership: With a Des Moines airport car rental and Fastbreak Membership, you can get out of the airport as soon as possible. Skip the line and take advantage of special discounts.
Cheap Prices: Find wallet-friendly rental rates on the Budget website. And don’t miss our Best Rate Guarantee. We’re so confident our prices are the best, we guarantee it!
If you have a group with between 12 and 15 people, a passenger van rental may be the best option. Easily transport teams with passenger vans, or rent a minivan for up to 7 people.
Drive with confidence during the Des Moines winters in an SUV. Our fleet includes a selection of 5-, 7-, and 8-seater SUVs.