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How Much Does an Auto Locksmith Cost, UK?

Auto Locksmith services generally start from £50+ for the most basic service and will increase depending on the type of job, the vehicle make and model and the locking mechanism type. A car key repair can be relatively in-expensive, but car keys lost can cost lots more due to parts, tools and services required.

Below we will run through a general price list of the different services offered and the cost of an Auto Locksmith.

Locked Keys in Car?

If you are locked out of your car and don’t need any other services, you can expect to pay upwards of £125+. Our professional local auto Locksmith will come to your location, use specialist tools and techniques to open your car and gain access in a non-destructive manner. Once your car keys are retrieved, you’re all good to go!

Lost Car Keys Cost – How Much to Get a Car Key Programmed?

You can expect to pay £170+ for a Car Locksmith to gain access, cut and programme a new car key. Of course, this price can increase depending on brand, model, and year of vehicle.


In most cases, if you have lost your car keys and a need a car key replacement, you will most likely need an auto locksmith to both gain entry and create a new car key for you. Our friendly, mobile Auto Locksmith Leigh will come to your location to provide this service.

Spare Car Key Cost UK

A spare car key costs from £70+ depending on make, model and year of your car. A spare, second car key will be cheaper than creating a new car key from scratch as we can copy the existing key. You can either come to us for this service near Tower Park or we can come to your location if preferred.

Car Key Repair

​A car key repair can cost from as little as £50+, as usual the cost will be affected by the type of car key, make and the amount of damage to key.

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​Please be aware all prices listed are starting prices, prices will increase depending on brand, model, and year of vehicle. For a more accurate cost please do give our friendly team a call and we will gladly quote you.

Don’t forget if you’re locked out of your car, we will price match it for you if you obtain a cheaper quote elsewhere!


*Prices include VAT

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