Ames Auto Rentals

To reserve a vehicle

Please have the following information when you are ready to make a reservation:

  1. Full name
  2. Phone number
  3. Type of car
  4. Pickup date & time
  5. Return date & time
  6. Credit card details:
    • Card number (16- or 15-digit)
    • Expiration date (mm/yy)
    • Security code (cvv, cv2, csc)
    • Billing zip code (5-digit)
  7. Also, provide your address if you would like us to pick you up.

To make the reservation, contact us by phone or text: 515-635-1599 or by email. Note: Phone calls are answered 24/7. If you contact us by email or text message, it may take up to 24 hours for us to reply.

When you pick up the car, you will need to fill out and sign a rental agreement. You can read through (and even fill out) the agreement prior to getting the vehicle.

Cancellation fee: If you reserve a car and subsequently cancel that reservation, you will be charged for one day's rental, even though you never used the car. For example, if you reserve a compact car one day and then cancel the reservation the next day, you will be charged $35 for the cancellation.

Rental requirements