Car insurance price index
The most comprehensive analysis of car insurance pricing in the UK
The overall picture
Car insurance prices increase in 12 months
Car insurance prices have increased by £47 (6%) in 12 months, according to the latest Confused.com car insurance price index, powered by Willis Towers Watson. This is the steepest annual increase in prices in more than two years. Drivers can now expect to pay £809 for a typical comprehensive car insurance policy, on average.
Comprehensive car insurance price index
Q2 2015 - Q1 2020 - Average price per quarter
Average prices by region
Premiums across UK regions increase by as much as £119 in 12 months
The cost of car insurance increased the most in Inner London, with prices now £119 (10%) more expensive than 12 months ago. Drivers in the region now pay £1,272 for car insurance on average, making it the most expensive region in the UK.
How are other regions affected?Read more
Average prices by age
Car insurance prices increase the most for 17-year-olds.
The cost of car insurance for 17-year-olds increased by £121 (6%) in 12 months, to £2,026, on average. However, 18-year-olds pay the most for their car insurance, with the average price for this age now £2,134.
How does my age change my insurance costs?Read more
Average prices by gender
Men pay more than women for car insurance
Women were hit the hardest by car insurance price increases and are now paying £53 (8%) more than 12 months ago. However, men are still paying £85 more than women for their car insurance.
How can women keep their insurance costs down?Read more