Budget car insurance overview
Budget is part of the BGL Group which also includes Dial Direct, Beagle Street and FiftyLife, and its car insurance policy is underwritten by a panel of Ageas, Aviva, AXA, AXA NI, Covéa, CIS, Sabre, Zenith and LV=.
- Read our reviews of all the insurers who took part in our car insurance analysis
Does Budget offer the best car insurance?
Here's how Budget scored in our latest car insurance survey:
To help you find the best car insurance policy, Which? goes the extra mile to sort the best from the worst.
How we analyse car insurance
We analyse and rate 73 key elements of standard car insurance policies to come up with the overall policy score. We assess how important each individual element is to drivers when choosing and using a car insurance policy, and weight it accordingly when calculating our total policy score.
Initially, we score all of the product elements out of five, reflecting how competitive each provider is in this area compared with other insurers. Weightings are then applied to the higher and lower element scores to enhance / reduce their impact in the overall product score.
Budget's car insurance policy: is it good or bad?
We've rated hundreds of policy details and picked out the best and worst elements of this cover.
In detail: every part of Budget's car insurance rated
Table last updated in March 2020. Next update in January 2021.
What is Budget's car insurance claims number?
If you need to make a claim with Budget car insurance call 0344 412 2127.
You'll need your 9-digit policy number and a police reference number if your car has been stolen.
- Find out more: is it worth claiming on your car insurance?
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