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Fuel price index

The most comprehensive analysis of petrol, diesel and other fuel prices across the UK

Page last updated on 03/04/20

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The average price of fuel

These are the average prices that you can expect to pay UK-wide for the major types of fuel. We update these prices weekly.

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Billboard showing average prices of fuel across the UK 121.2p 123.8p 64.2p 134.2p 138.2p -1.2p -1.3p 0.0p -0.8p -0.7p Prices updated from 27/03 to 03/04/20

Cost of filling your car

How much it costs to fill up your car depends on its fuel capacity. Here’s how much it costs to fill three typical tank sizes based on the current average price of fuel.

Image showing how much it costs to fill three typical tank sizes based on the current average price of fuel.
Image showing how much it costs to fill three typical tank sizes based on the current average price of fuel.
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Cheapest & most expensive areas

How does the price of fuel in your area fare against the rest of the UK?

Cheapest

  • 117.8p - Dundee (DD)
  • 118.2p - Sunderland (SR)
  • 118.8p - Cleveland (TS)
  • 118.9p - Bradford (BD)
  • 118.9p - Edinburgh (EH)

Most expensive

  • 127.8p - West London (W)
  • 126.9p - Kirkwall (KW)
  • 126.5p - South West London (SW)
  • 125.8p - Isle of Man (IM)
  • 125.1p - Lerwick (ZE)
Map showing average UK petrol prices by region

Fuel prices over time

The graph below shows petrol and diesel prices over the past year.

Petrol
Diesel
Graph showing changing UK fuel prices over time
Date Petrol Diesel
May 19 128.4p 134.0p
Jun 19 129.4p 133.7p
Jul 19 128.0p 131.2p
Aug 19 128.9p 131.8p
Sep 19 128.4p 131.5p
Oct 19 127.7p 131.5p
Nov 19 126.6p 130.5p
Dec 19 125.7p 129.7p
Jan 20 127.1p 131.8p
Feb 20 126.0p 129.8p
Mar 20 122.7p 125.6p
Apr 20

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