How does comparison work?

How Comparison works - Step 1
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You fill in a single form asking questions about you and the cover you would like for your car.
How Comparison works - Step 2
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You are directed to our results page, where you can compare car insurance from multiple providers.
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You can then proceed to buy online or you can call a unique number to purchase over the phone directly with that provider.
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    What types of car insurance are available?

    When you own a car, you’ll need insurance as a legal requirement (unless your vehicle is registered off the road). In the UK, there are three main types of car insurance that you can buy, as follows:

    Car Insurance FAQs

  • How do I get a cheap car insurance quote?

    There are literally dozens of individual insurance brokers who will quote you for car insurance and it’s probably not realistic (or necessary) to try and get a quote from all of them before buying insurance. Using an insurance price comparison website like The Car Insurer can save you time and money, because you can quickly obtain a list of the most competitive insurance quotes from a panel of high-quality brokers in as little as 5 minutes. Remember that the cheapest quote might not necessarily be the most appropriate for your individual circumstances, so be sure to check the policy documents before buying.

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  • How much will car insurance cost me?

    If you own a car, you’ll need to have car insurance in order to be road legal. However, finding the average price for car insurance can be tricky, as it can vary dramatically from person to person based on driving experience, age, where you live etc. According to the Association of British Insurers, the average cost of car insurance in the UK is around £500 for fully comprehensive cover.

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  • Can I drive other cars on my car insurance?

    If you want to drive anyone else’s car, you must first be insured to do so. Usually, this will mean that you need to be a named driver on the insurance policy for that specific car. You will also need to have explicit permission from the owner that you can drive their car before doing so.

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