It seems as though the rising cost of fuel has been relentless over the last few months, but there’s no signs of that slowing down unfortunately.

9 October 2018

Unleaded prices have risen 1.8p from 129.5p/litre to 131.3p/litre

Diesel prices have gone up by 2.1p from  132.3p/litre to 134.4p/litre

The price difference between diesel and unleaded has grown to 3.1p/litre

National and Regional


Highest – The South East has recorded the highest price for unleaded at 132.2p/litre

Lowest –  The North West has recorded the lowest price for unleaded at 130.3p/litre


Highest – The South East has recorded the highest diesel price at 135.1p/litre

Lowest – Northern Ireland has the cheapest diesel at 133.0p/litre


Supermarket prices for unleaded now average 128.2p/litre  The gap between supermarket prices and the UK average for unleaded has fallen to 3.1p/litre

You can view previous reports from the AA here