Nissan Leaf Insurance Rates
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UPDATED: Apr 19, 2022
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Average insurance rates for a Nissan Leaf are $1,484 a year for full coverage. Comprehensive costs on average $292 a year, collision costs $592, and liability insurance costs $442. A liability-only policy costs as little as $496 a year, with high-risk insurance costing around $3,238. Teen drivers receive the highest rates at $5,594 a year or more.
Average premium for full coverage: $1,484
Rate estimates by individual coverage type:
Rates include $500 deductibles, 30/60 liability limits, and includes uninsured motorist coverage. Rates are averaged for all states and Leaf trim levels.
Price Range by Coverage and Risk
For a middle-aged driver, prices range go from as low as $496 for only liability insurance to a high of $3,238 for a high risk driver.
Price Range by Location
Your location has a significant impact on car insurance rates. Rural areas tend to have a lower frequency of accident claims than larger metro areas.
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Insurance Rate Analysis
The chart below shows estimated Nissan Leaf insurance rates for different risk profiles and scenarios.
- The lowest rate with discounts is $843
- Drivers who choose higher $1,000 deductibles will pay around $1,284 a year
- The average rate for a 40-year-old driver with $500 deductibles is $1,484
- Choosing low $100 deductibles for comprehensive and collision insurance will increase the cost to $1,876
- High risk drivers with multiple violations and an at-fault accident could pay upwards of $3,238 or more
- The cost for full coverage for a teen driver may cost $5,594 a year
for a Nissan Leaf can also vary considerably based on your driver profile, the trim level of your Leaf, and policy deductibles and limits.
Older drivers and high deductibles could pay as little as $1,400 per year on average for full coverage. Rates are highest for teen drivers, where even good drivers upwards of $5,500 a year. View Rates by Age
Where you live makes a big difference in Nissan Leaf insurance rates. A 40-year-old driver could pay as low as $980 a year in states like Idaho, Maine, and Iowa, or as much as $2,120 on average in Michigan, Louisiana, and New York.
|State||Premium||Compared to U.S. Avg||Percent Difference|
Choosing high deductibles could save up to $600 each year, while buying higher liability limits will cost you more. Going from a 50/100 limit to a 250/500 limit will cost as much as $398 . View Rates by Deductible or Liability Limit
If you like to drive fast or tend to cause accidents, you could be paying at a minimum $1,800 to $2,400 per year, depending on your age. A high-risk auto insurance policy can cost anywhere from 43% to 135% more than average. View High Risk Driver Rates
With so much variability in rates, the only way to know exactly what you will pay is to get quotes from as many companies as possible. Every company uses a different rate calculation, can be significantly different from one company to the next.
|Model Year||Comprehensive||Collision||Liability||Total Premium|
|2017 Nissan Leaf||$292||$592||$442||$1,484|
|2013 Nissan Leaf||$242||$426||$460||$1,286|
|2012 Nissan Leaf||$234||$400||$464||$1,256|
|2011 Nissan Leaf||$228||$374||$474||$1,234|
Rates are averaged for all Nissan Leaf models and trim levels. Rates assume a 40-year-old male driver, full coverage with $500 deductibles, and a clean driving record.
How to Find Cheaper Nissan Leaf Insurance
Saving money on Nissan Leaf insurance not only requires being a safe driver, but also maintaining good credit, eliminating unneeded coverage, and bundling your home and auto policies. Take the time to shop around at least every two years by getting price quotes from direct carriers like GEICO and Progressive, and also from your local insurance agents.
Here is a summary of the information that was covered in this article.
- Increasing deductibles can save around $600 each year
- Drivers can save as much as $180 per year simply by quoting early and online
- Drivers who require more liability insurance will pay about $490 each year to go from a minimum limit to 250/500 limits
- Young drivers pay the highest rates, costing as high as $466 per month for full coverage
- High-risk drivers that have multiple accidents or serious violations will pay on average $1,750 more each year for insurance
Rate Tables and Charts
Rates by Driver Age
Full coverage, $500 deductibles
Rates by Deductible
Full coverage, driver age 40
Rates by Liability Limit
Full coverage, driver age 40
Rates for High Risk Drivers
Full coverage, $500 deductibles, two speeding tickets, and one at-fault accident
If a financial responsibility filing is required, the additional charge below may also apply.
Potential Rate Discounts
If you qualify for discounts, you may save the amounts shown below.
|5-yr Accident Free||$112|
|5-yr Claim Free||$97|
|Paid in Full/EFT||$69|
Discounts are estimated and may not be available from every company or in every state.