Due to the City of Ames monopoly on fuel sales, we're no longer allowed to sell fuel. We're sorry for the inconvenience. 


Hap's has a crew car available during normal business hours. 

Rental Cars -  Enterprise will drop cars at the airport and Ames Auto Rentals is based on the field. Ames is also served by Uber.

     Ames Auto Rentals: 515-635-1599

Enterprise:              515-233-5200 #4

     Ames Taxi:              515-233-3324


 Fairfield Inn:            515-232-4000

 Best Western:           515-296-2500 Grandstay:                515-232-8363

 Hilton Garden Inn:    515-233-8000

Holiday Inn:              515-268-8808

Holiday Inn Express:  515-232-2300

Fairfield Inn              515-232-4000

Hampton Inn             515-232-5510

​Red Roof Inn             515-239-9999






Hap's business hours:

7:30AM-7PM Mon,Wed, Fri & Sat.

- 7:30AM-5PM Tues & Thurs.

 -8AM-5PM Sun. 

***These hours may change due to weather. Please call if you have weather concerns. Instruction and rental are available after normal hours, call ahead to make arrangements.

PLEASE NOTE: It's ISU football season and that means the Ames Airport is under a TFR for every home game. TFRs' typically begin one hour before kickoff and end one hour after the game's conclusion. Always contact DSM ATC before landing or taking off during the TFR. 

Glider Club-The Silent Knights

For glider rides, please contact the club directly.

Paul Kaufman:          515-233-5963

Darrell Mullins:         515-279-6478

Light Frequency


DSM Clearance Delivery



Are you a student at Iowa State University? Hap's offers discounts for students.  Call for more information.

Ames has been experiencing increasing drone traffic. We do not always have advance notice of drone operations. Please be vigilant when flying around Ames.