Admiral

Admiral is owned by the Admiral Group, a large UK insurance company based in Wales. The Admiral Group is listed on the London Stock Exchange and is one of the constituents of the FTSE 100.

The Admiral Group's other brands include Elephant, Bell and Diamond. It also owns the comparison site Confused.com.

Admiral

Car insurance

Ranked 38th of 52 providers reviewed.

Customer happiness 50%
Customer trust 38%
Complaints performance 73%
Transparency rating 49%
Fairer Finance score
Reviewed Spring 2018
52%

Home insurance

Ranked 28th of 47 providers reviewed.

Customer happiness 53%
Customer trust 45%
Complaints performance 73%
Transparency rating 51%
Fairer Finance score
Reviewed Spring 2018
55%

Pet insurance

Ranked 18th of 22 providers reviewed.

Customer happiness 48%
Customer trust 52%
Complaints performance 64%
Transparency rating 37%
Fairer Finance score
Reviewed Spring 2018
50%

Travel insurance

Ranked 26th of 56 providers reviewed.

Customer happiness 48%
Customer trust 47%
Complaints performance 73%
Transparency rating 41%
Fairer Finance score
Reviewed Spring 2018
52%

Car insurance

Admiral

Car Insurance

3 stars
Courtesy car for duration of repair i
Cover for keys/locks if lost i £300
Uninsured driver promise i
24hr helpline available i
Cover for keys/locks if stolen i £300
Cover for replacing original audio/visual equipment i Unlimited
Repairs guarantee (years) i 5
Windscreen repair excess i £25
Windscreen replacement excess i £95

Home insurance

Admiral

Platinum Home Insurance

4 stars
Escape of water excess i £350
Matching sets i
Theft from outbuildings i £5,000
24hr helpline i
Alternative accommodation i £100,000
Cover for keys/locks if lost i £1,000
Money in the home i £1,000
New for old i

Admiral

Gold Home Insurance

3 stars
Escape of water excess i £350
Matching sets i
Theft from outbuildings i £1,000
24hr helpline i
Alternative accommodation i £75,000
Cover for keys/locks if lost i £750
Money in the home i £500
New for old i

Admiral

Standard Home Insurance

2 stars
Escape of water excess i £350
Matching sets i
Theft from outbuildings i £0
24hr helpline i
Alternative accommodation i £30,000
Cover for keys/locks if lost i £500
Money in the home i £250
New for old i

Buildings insurance

Admiral

Platinum Home Insurance

4 stars
Cover for keys/locks if lost i £1,000
Matching sets i
Trace & access i £10,000
24hr helpline i
Alternative accommodation cover limit i £100,000
Compulsory excess i £50
Cover for keys/locks if stolen i £1,000
Escape of water excess i £350
Property owner liability i £2,000,000

Admiral

Gold Home Insurance

2 stars
Cover for keys/locks if lost i £750
Matching sets i
Trace & access i £2,500
24hr helpline i
Alternative accommodation cover limit i £75,000
Compulsory excess i £75
Cover for keys/locks if stolen i £750
Escape of water excess i £350
Property owner liability i £2,000,000

Admiral

Standard Home Insurance

2 stars
Cover for keys/locks if lost i £500
Matching sets i
Trace & access i £0
24hr helpline i
Alternative accommodation cover limit i £30,000
Compulsory excess i £100
Cover for keys/locks if stolen i £500
Escape of water excess i £350
Property owner liability i £1,000,000

Contents insurance

Admiral

Platinum Home Insurance

5 stars
Cover for keys/locks if lost i £1,000
Matching sets i
Theft from outbuildings i £5,000
24hr helpline i
Alternative accomodation i £25,000
Cover for keys/locks if stolen i £1,000
Cycles included whilst in the home i £350
Money in the home i £1,000
New for old i

Admiral

Gold Home Insurance

4 stars
Cover for keys/locks if lost i £750
Matching sets i
Theft from outbuildings i £1,000
24hr helpline i
Alternative accomodation i £15,000
Cover for keys/locks if stolen i £750
Cycles included whilst in the home i £350
Money in the home i £500
New for old i

Admiral

Standard Home Insurance

2 stars
Cover for keys/locks if lost i £500
Matching sets i
Theft from outbuildings i £0
24hr helpline i
Alternative accomodation i £10,000
Cover for keys/locks if stolen i £500
Cycles included whilst in the home i £350
Money in the home i £250
New for old i

Pet insurance

Cat insurance

Admiral

Standard

3 stars
Dental cover (if due to an accident) i £2,000
If renewed, are existing conditions covered? i
Vet fees (per condition) i £2,500
Age compulsory excess changes i 6
Amendment fee i £10
CT scans i £1,000
Cancellation fee i £30
Complementary treatment i £400
Cremation i £0
Cruciate ligament damage i £2,000
Euthanasia i £2,500
Loss of pet total i
MRI scans i £1,000
Prescription diet (treatment of bladder stones only) i £100

Admiral

Classic

3 stars
Dental cover (if due to an accident) i £2,000
If renewed, are existing conditions covered? i
Vet fees (per condition) i £2,500
Age compulsory excess changes i 6
Amendment fee i £10
CT scans i £1,000
Cancellation fee i £30
Complementary treatment i £350
Cremation i £0
Cruciate ligament damage i £2,000
Euthanasia i £2,500
Loss of pet total i
MRI scans i £1,000
Prescription diet (treatment of bladder stones only) i £100

Admiral

Premier

3 stars
Dental cover (if due to an accident) i £2,500
If renewed, are existing conditions covered? i
Vet fees (per condition) i £5,000
Age compulsory excess changes i 6
Amendment fee i £10
CT scans i £1,250
Cancellation fee i £30
Complementary treatment i £500
Cremation i £0
Cruciate ligament damage i £2,500
Euthanasia i £5,000
Loss of pet total i
MRI scans i £1,250
Prescription diet (treatment of bladder stones only) i £100

Admiral

Premier Plus

3 stars
Dental cover (if due to an accident) i £2,500
If renewed, are existing conditions covered? i
Vet fees (per condition) i £10,000
Age compulsory excess changes i 6
Amendment fee i £10
CT scans i £1,500
Cancellation fee i £30
Complementary treatment i £1,000
Cremation i £0
Cruciate ligament damage i £2,500
Euthanasia i £10,000
Loss of pet total i
MRI scans i £1,500
Prescription diet (treatment of bladder stones only) i £250

Admiral

Value

2 stars
Dental cover (if due to an accident) i £2,000
If renewed, are existing conditions covered? i
Vet fees (per condition) i £2,000
Age compulsory excess changes i 6
Amendment fee i £10
CT scans i £1,000
Cancellation fee i £30
Complementary treatment i £350
Cremation i £0
Cruciate ligament damage i £2,500
Euthanasia i £2,000
Loss of pet total i
MRI scans i £1,000
Prescription diet (treatment of bladder stones only) i £100

Admiral

Accident Only

1 stars
Dental cover (if due to an accident) i £0
If renewed, are existing conditions covered? i
Vet fees (per condition) i £3,500
Age compulsory excess changes i 6
Amendment fee i £10
CT scans i £875
Cancellation fee i £30
Complementary treatment i £300
Cremation i £0
Cruciate ligament damage i £500
Euthanasia i £3,500
Loss of pet total i
MRI scans i £875
Prescription diet (treatment of bladder stones only) i £0

Dog insurance

Admiral

Standard

3 stars
Dental cover (if due to an accident) i £2,000
If renewed, are existing conditions covered? i
Vet fees (per condition) i £2,500
Age compulsory excess changes i 6
Amendment fee i £10
CT scans i £1,000
Complementary treatment i £400
Cremation i £0
Cruciate ligament damage i £2,000
Euthanasia i £2,500
MRI scans i £1,000
Prescription diet (treatment of bladder stones only) i £100

Admiral

Classic

3 stars
Dental cover (if due to an accident) i £2,000
If renewed, are existing conditions covered? i
Vet fees (per condition) i £2,500
Age compulsory excess changes i 6
Amendment fee i £10
CT scans i £1,000
Complementary treatment i £350
Cremation i £0
Cruciate ligament damage i £2,000
Euthanasia i £2,500
MRI scans i £1,000
Prescription diet (treatment of bladder stones only) i £100

Admiral

Premier

3 stars
Dental cover (if due to an accident) i £2,500
If renewed, are existing conditions covered? i
Vet fees (per condition) i £5,000
Age compulsory excess changes i 6
Amendment fee i £10
CT scans i £1,250
Complementary treatment i £500
Cremation i £0
Cruciate ligament damage i £2,500
Euthanasia i £5,000
MRI scans i £1,250
Prescription diet (treatment of bladder stones only) i £100

Admiral

Premier Plus

3 stars
Dental cover (if due to an accident) i £2,500
If renewed, are existing conditions covered? i
Vet fees (per condition) i £10,000
Age compulsory excess changes i 6
Amendment fee i £10
CT scans i £1,500
Complementary treatment i £1,000
Cremation i £0
Cruciate ligament damage i £2,500
Euthanasia i £10,000
MRI scans i £1,500
Prescription diet (treatment of bladder stones only) i £250

Admiral

Value

2 stars
Dental cover (if due to an accident) i £2,000
If renewed, are existing conditions covered? i
Vet fees (per condition) i £2,000
Age compulsory excess changes i 6
Amendment fee i £10
CT scans i £1,000
Complementary treatment i £350
Cremation i £0
Cruciate ligament damage i £2,000
Euthanasia i £2,000
MRI scans i £1,000
Prescription diet (treatment of bladder stones only) i £100

Admiral

Accident Only

1 stars
Dental cover (if due to an accident) i £0
If renewed, are existing conditions covered? i
Vet fees (per condition) i £3,500
Age compulsory excess changes i 6
Amendment fee i £10
CT scans i £875
Complementary treatment i £300
Cremation i £0
Cruciate ligament damage i £500
Euthanasia i £3,500
MRI scans i £875
Prescription diet (treatment of bladder stones only) i £0

Travel insurance

Annual multi-trip insurance

Admiral

Gold (Comparison Site)

4 stars
Cancelling before travel i £2,500
Medical excess i £100
Personal possessions & baggage - damaged, lost or stolen i £1,500
Abandoning your trip i £2,500
Combined passport & travel i £400
Cutting trip short/curtailment i £2,500
Emergency medical cover and repatriation i £15,000,000
Lost or stolen cash i £400
Max trip duration i 31 days

Admiral

Platinum (Comparison Site)

4 stars
Cancelling before travel i £5,000
Medical excess i £75
Personal possessions & baggage - damaged, lost or stolen i £2,500
Abandoning your trip i £5,000
Combined passport & travel i £500
Cutting trip short/curtailment i £5,000
Emergency medical cover and repatriation i £20,000,000
Lost or stolen cash i £500
Max trip duration i 31 days

Admiral

Gold

4 stars
Cancelling before travel i £2,500
Medical excess i £75
Personal possessions & baggage - damaged, lost or stolen i £1,500
Abandoning your trip i £2,500
Combined passport & travel i £400
Cutting trip short/curtailment i £2,500
Emergency medical cover and repatriation i £15,000,000
Lost or stolen cash i £400
Max trip duration i 31 days

Admiral

Platinum

4 stars
Cancelling before travel i £5,000
Medical excess i £50
Personal possessions & baggage - damaged, lost or stolen i £2,500
Abandoning your trip i £5,000
Combined passport & travel i £500
Cutting trip short/curtailment i £5,000
Emergency medical cover and repatriation i £20,000,000
Lost or stolen cash i £500
Max trip duration i 31 days

Admiral

Standard

3 stars
Cancelling before travel i £1,000
Medical excess i £100
Personal possessions & baggage - damaged, lost or stolen i £1,000
Abandoning your trip i £1,000
Combined passport & travel i £300
Cutting trip short/curtailment i £1,000
Emergency medical cover and repatriation i £10,000,000
Lost or stolen cash i £300
Max trip duration i 31 days

Admiral

Standard (Comparison Site)

2 stars
Cancelling before travel i £1,000
Medical excess i £150
Personal possessions & baggage - damaged, lost or stolen i £1,000
Abandoning your trip i £1,000
Combined passport & travel i £300
Cutting trip short/curtailment i £1,000
Emergency medical cover and repatriation i £10,000,000
Lost or stolen cash i £300
Max trip duration i 31 days

Single trip insurance

Admiral

Gold (Comparison Site)

4 stars
Cancelling before travel i £2,500
Medical excess i £100
Personal possessions and baggage - damaged, lost or stolen i £1,500
Abandoning your trip i £2,500
Combined passport & travel i £400
Cutting trip short/curtailment i £2,500
Emergency medical cover and repatriation i £15,000,000
Lost or stolen cash i £400
Missed departure i £750

Admiral

Platinum (Comparison Site)

4 stars
Cancelling before travel i £5,000
Medical excess i £75
Personal possessions and baggage - damaged, lost or stolen i £2,500
Abandoning your trip i £5,000
Combined passport & travel i £500
Cutting trip short/curtailment i £5,000
Emergency medical cover and repatriation i £20,000,000
Lost or stolen cash i £500
Missed departure i £1,000

Admiral

Gold

4 stars
Cancelling before travel i £2,500
Medical excess i £75
Personal possessions and baggage - damaged, lost or stolen i £1,500
Abandoning your trip i £2,500
Combined passport & travel i £400
Cutting trip short/curtailment i £2,500
Emergency medical cover and repatriation i £15,000,000
Lost or stolen cash i £400
Missed departure i £750

Admiral

Platinum

4 stars
Cancelling before travel i £5,000
Medical excess i £50
Personal possessions and baggage - damaged, lost or stolen i £2,500
Abandoning your trip i £5,000
Combined passport & travel i £500
Cutting trip short/curtailment i £5,000
Emergency medical cover and repatriation i £20,000,000
Lost or stolen cash i £500
Missed departure i £1,000

Admiral

Standard

3 stars
Cancelling before travel i £1,000
Medical excess i £100
Personal possessions and baggage - damaged, lost or stolen i £1,000
Abandoning your trip i £1,000
Combined passport & travel i £300
Cutting trip short/curtailment i £1,000
Emergency medical cover and repatriation i £10,000,000
Lost or stolen cash i £300
Missed departure i £500

Admiral

Standard (Comparison Site)

2 stars
Cancelling before travel i £1,000
Medical excess i £150
Personal possessions and baggage - damaged, lost or stolen i £1,000
Abandoning your trip i £1,000
Combined passport & travel i £300
Cutting trip short/curtailment i £1,000
Emergency medical cover and repatriation i £10,000,000
Lost or stolen cash i £300
Missed departure i £500

Travel insurance add-ons

Cruise add-on

Admiral

Standard

4 stars
Cabin confinement i £500
Missed port departure i £750
Re-joining a cruise i £500
Missed port departure excess i £100
Timetable/itinerary change i £500
Unused excursions i £250

Admiral

Gold

4 stars
Cabin confinement i £500
Missed port departure i £750
Re-joining a cruise i £500
Missed port departure excess i £75
Timetable/itinerary change i £500
Unused excursions i £250

Admiral

Platinum

4 stars
Cabin confinement i £500
Missed port departure i £750
Re-joining a cruise i £500
Missed port departure excess i £50
Timetable/itinerary change i £500
Unused excursions i £250

Admiral

Gold (Comparison Site)

4 stars
Cabin confinement i £500
Missed port departure i £750
Re-joining a cruise i £500
Missed port departure excess i £100
Timetable/itinerary change i £500
Unused excursions i £250

Admiral

Platinum (Comparison Site)

4 stars
Cabin confinement i £500
Missed port departure i £750
Re-joining a cruise i £500
Missed port departure excess i £75
Timetable/itinerary change i £500
Unused excursions i £250

Admiral

Standard (Comparison Site)

3 stars
Cabin confinement i £500
Missed port departure i £750
Re-joining a cruise i £500
Missed port departure excess i £150
Timetable/itinerary change i £500
Unused excursions i £250

Winter sports add-on

Admiral

Standard

2 stars
Hiring replacement winter sports equipment i £250
Single item limit for owned equipment i £250
Ski equipment owned i £500
Avalanche closure i £200
Piste closure i £200
Single item limit for hired equipment i £250
Ski equipment hired i £500
Ski equipment owned excess i £100
Unused ski pass due to illness or injury i £500

Admiral

Gold

2 stars
Hiring replacement winter sports equipment i £250
Single item limit for owned equipment i £250
Ski equipment owned i £750
Avalanche closure i £200
Piste closure i £200
Single item limit for hired equipment i £250
Ski equipment hired i £750
Ski equipment owned excess i £75
Unused ski pass due to illness or injury i £500

Admiral

Platinum

2 stars
Hiring replacement winter sports equipment i £250
Single item limit for owned equipment i £250
Ski equipment owned i £1,000
Avalanche closure i £200
Piste closure i £200
Single item limit for hired equipment i £250
Ski equipment hired i £1,000
Ski equipment owned excess i £50
Unused ski pass due to illness or injury i £500

Admiral

Gold (Comparison Site)

2 stars
Hiring replacement winter sports equipment i £250
Single item limit for owned equipment i £250
Ski equipment owned i £750
Avalanche closure i £200
Piste closure i £200
Single item limit for hired equipment i £250
Ski equipment hired i £750
Ski equipment owned excess i £100
Unused ski pass due to illness or injury i £500

Admiral

Platinum (Comparison Site)

2 stars
Hiring replacement winter sports equipment i £250
Single item limit for owned equipment i £250
Ski equipment owned i £1,000
Avalanche closure i £200
Piste closure i £200
Single item limit for hired equipment i £250
Ski equipment hired i £1,000
Ski equipment owned excess i £75
Unused ski pass due to illness or injury i £500

Admiral

Standard (Comparison Site)

1 stars
Hiring replacement winter sports equipment i £250
Single item limit for owned equipment i £250
Ski equipment owned i £500
Avalanche closure i £200
Piste closure i £200
Single item limit for hired equipment i £250
Ski equipment hired i £500
Ski equipment owned excess i £150
Unused ski pass due to illness or injury i £500