Rent the Right Size of Helium Tank
Before you rent a helium tank, know how many balloons you will need, so you can determine the size of tank you will need to rent. The following charts should help you. Your local, ARA-affiliated rental store professionals also can assist you in renting the proper helium tank.


Volume of Helium in Different Sizes
of Latex Balloons
 Balloon Sizes Balloon Volume 
 9"  .27 cu. ft.
 10"  .30 cu. ft.
 11"  .50 cu. ft.
 12"  .52 cu. ft.
 14"  1 cu. ft.


 Number of Balloons Different
Helium Tanks Can Inflate
Tank
Size 
 Number of Latex Balloons
of Different Size
s
   9" 10" 11" 12" 14" 
 50 cu. ft.  170 150  100  85  50 
 80 cu. ft.  280 150  130  95  80 
 120 cu. ft.  390 370  240  225  120 
 195 cu. ft.  721 650  390  375  195 
 213 cu. ft.  788 710  426  409  213 
 242 cu. ft.  895 806  484  465  242 
 285 cu. ft.  1,054 995  570  548  285 

Contact your local, ARA-affiliated, rental store for information on available rental products and services to meet your helium tank needs. To locate the rental store nearest you, use the Rental Store Quick Locator above.



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