Admiral

Admiral is owned by the Admiral Group, a large UK insurance company based in Cardiff, 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 29th of 50 providers reviewed.

Customer happiness 53%
Customer trust 42%
Complaints performance 73%
Transparency rating 49%
Fairer Finance score
Reviewed Autumn 2018
54%

Home insurance

Ranked 22nd of 48 providers reviewed.

Customer happiness 54%
Customer trust 47%
Complaints performance 73%
Transparency rating 51%
Fairer Finance score
Reviewed Autumn 2018
56%
Gold ribbon: first place

Pet insurance

Ranked 9th of 26 providers reviewed.

Customer happiness 58%
Customer trust 61%
Complaints performance 69%
Transparency rating 43%
Fairer Finance score
Reviewed Autumn 2018
59%
Gold ribbon: first place

Travel insurance

Ranked 20th of 53 providers reviewed.

Customer happiness 52%
Customer trust 51%
Complaints performance 73%
Transparency rating 37%
Fairer Finance score
Reviewed Autumn 2018
53%

Car insurance

Admiral

LittleBox

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

Admiral

Car Insurance

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

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

Admiral

Gold Home Insurance

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

Admiral

Standard Home Insurance

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

Contents insurance

Admiral

Platinum Home Insurance

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

Admiral

Gold Home Insurance

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

Admiral

Standard Home Insurance

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

Pet insurance

Cat insurance

Admiral

Standard

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

Admiral

Classic

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

Admiral

Premier

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

Admiral

Premier Plus

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

Admiral

Value

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

Admiral

Accident Only

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

Dog insurance

Admiral

Standard

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

Admiral

Classic

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

Admiral

Premier

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

Admiral

Premier Plus

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

Admiral

Value

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

Admiral

Accident Only

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

Travel insurance

Annual multi-trip insurance

Admiral

Gold (Comparison Site)

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

Admiral

Platinum (Comparison Site)

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

Admiral

Gold

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

Admiral

Platinum

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

Admiral

Standard

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

Admiral

Standard (Comparison Site)

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

Single trip insurance

Admiral

Gold (Comparison Site)

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

Admiral

Platinum (Comparison Site)

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

Admiral

Gold

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

Admiral

Platinum

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

Admiral

Standard

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

Admiral

Standard (Comparison Site)

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

Travel insurance add-ons

Cruise add-on

Admiral

Standard

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

Admiral

Gold

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

Admiral

Platinum

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

Admiral

Gold (Comparison Site)

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

Admiral

Platinum (Comparison Site)

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

Admiral

Standard (Comparison Site)

3 stars
Missed port departure i £750
Re-joining a cruise i £500
Cabin confinement 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
Ski equipment owned i £500
Single item limit for owned equipment i £250
Hiring replacement winter sports equipment i £250
Ski equipment owned excess i £100
Ski equipment hired i £500
Single item limit for hired equipment i £250
Avalanche closure i £200
Piste closure i £200
Unused ski pass due to illness or injury i £500

Admiral

Gold

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

Admiral

Platinum

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

Admiral

Gold (Comparison Site)

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

Admiral

Platinum (Comparison Site)

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

Admiral

Standard (Comparison Site)

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