Motorists in Northern Ireland see the largest premium increases
Drivers in Northern Ireland have seen greater increases in the cost of their car insurance than in any other area, with premiums increasing by 17% (£118) compared with last year.
It’s not been rosy in the north Midlands either. Car insurance prices here went up by 16%, which was also the second largest monetary amount at £86. Drivers in central and north Wales, in the south of England, and in the east and Scotland Highlands have all seen average rises of 15%.
The most expensive areas for car insurance in the UK
Inner London is still home to the most expensive comprehensive cover in the UK. The average price here is £1,086, which is a £1 increase on the previous quarter.