Car insurance price index
The most comprehensive analysis of car insurance pricing in the UK
The overall picture
Car insurance prices at lowest point in more than five years
Car insurance prices have dropped by £71 (12%) over the past 12 months. That’s according to the latest Confused.com car insurance price index, powered by Willis Towers Watson. Drivers can now expect to pay £522 for their car insurance.
Comprehensive car insurance price index
Q3 2016 - Q2 2021 - Average price per quarter
Average prices by region
Premiums across UK regions decrease by as much as £102 in 12 months
The cost of car insurance dropped the most in Inner London, with prices now £102 (11%) cheaper than 12 months ago. Drivers in the region now pay an average of £808 for car insurance, making it the most expensive area in the UK for car insurance.
Average prices by age
Car insurance prices drop the most for younger drivers
The cost of car insurance for 20-year-olds decreased by £116 (9%) in 12 months, to £1,196, on average. However, 18-year-olds pay the most for their car insurance, with the average price for this age now £1,409.
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Average prices by gender
Men pay more than women for car insurance
The average costs of car insurance for men and women both dropped, falling by £75 (12%) for men, and by £63 (12%) for women. Male drivers now pay £557, while female drivers pay £464, on average.Read more