Aviva has a long history in insurance, but is it the right option for your motoring needs?
Over one million customers protect their car with Aviva and its cover is five-star rated by respected financial researcher, Defaqto.
It offers comprehensive or third party, fire and theft car insurance. And you can insure more than one car at a time with its multi-car policy.
Aviva’s range of motoring products also includes telematics, short-term and learner-driver insurance. Plus, it provides specialist policies for classic cars, motorhomes, electric cars and business vehicles, too.
Its car insurance is rated 4.5 out of five on Trustpilot, from over 1600 reviews.
Before deciding if Aviva can offer you the best cover for your needs, you should compare a range of insurers to see what’s on offer.
Here’s what you need to know:
Live chat is available online between 8am and 8pm, seven days a week, and emergency claims can be made on 0345 030 6925 (open 24 hours).
Aviva also has a chatbot to help with general questions.
It’s easy to manage your cover online from your MyAviva account, where you can update your details, start a claim and view your policy details.
Aviva car insurance offers two levels of insurance - comprehensive, or third party, fire and theft.
This level of insurance covers your vehicle against loss or damage due to fire or theft, plus legal costs if you’re involved in an accident.
You’re covered for loss or damage to your vehicle, as well as injuring someone or damaging their vehicle or property in an accident. Legal costs, motor injury protection and vehicle recovery are also included.
You can tailor Aviva insurance to your exact needs by adding extras to your policy including:
Keeps your no-claims discount safe in the event of a single claim
Pays up to £100,000 in legal costs if you’re involved in a motor accident that’s not your fault
Available with a comprehensive insurance policy only, this extra will provide you with a car if yours is damaged, written off or stolen
Covers you or any named drivers who suffer a serious injury or death as the result of an accident in the insured car. (Comprehensive insurance only)
Essential help if your car breaks down
Cover for driving in Europe (comprehensive insurance only)
Like all car insurance, the cost will depend on a range of factors including:
An Aviva policy may seem like the right choice for you, but it’s always important to compare options from other insurers to see how it stacks up. You may be able to get the same level of cover for a lower price elsewhere.
Aviva is one of the UK’s largest insurance providers and it’s also one of the oldest, with its history tracing back to 1696.
Through various mergers and acquisitions over the years, Aviva has become a composite insurer made up of a number of different insurance companies.
These smaller units specialise in different types of insurance, helping Aviva to provide a wide range of products, including home insurance, car insurance and life insurance.