Does Bristol West have coverage for you?
Bristol West has been providing auto insurance for over 45 years. The auto insurance company specializes in private passenger and nonstandard auto insurance targeted at high-risk drivers and other unique situations. If you are a high-risk driver or you prefer working directly with an insurance agent or broker, Bristol West auto insurance may have the coverage options you need. Let’s learn about Bristol West’s insurance products and insurance quotes.
Bristol West is a member of Farmers Insurance Group, one of the country’s largest insurers of vehicles, homes, and small businesses. Bristol West offers coverage for drivers in challenging situations, including those with poor driving records, poor or no credit, or traffic violations.
No prior insurance requirements: Bristol West accepts nearly all customers regardless of whether they have had car insurance coverage in the past.
Payment plans: Bristol West offers low down payments and payment plans for a competitive rate.
SR-22 and FR-44 availability: Bristol West provides proof of liability insurance in the form of SR-22/FR-44 forms. Certain states legally require these forms if you have a poor driving record.
High rates for good drivers: Drivers with good driving records likely will find the Bristol West rates to be higher than those of other insurers.
Low medical payments coverage: Bristol West’s medical payments coverage will pay for your medical care due to a car accident only up to $10,000.
Bristol West provides additional coverage for your vehicle if you conduct rideshare activities, such as driving for Uber Eats.
Your auto insurance premium from Bristol West will depend on your driving record, age, gender, mailing address, and vehicle’s make and model. Bristol West’s average annual cost is $2,910.
Driver risk is one factor that may affect your auto insurance premium. Bristol West specializes in high-risk drivers, including drivers with no prior insurance and drivers convicted of driving under the influence (DUI), driving while intoxicated (DWI), or operating while intoxicated (OWI).
Bristol West auto insurance policies are available to customers in 43 states. Visit the company’s website to find an agent or broker in your area.
|State||Number of Bristol West agents||Location(s) of Bristol West agent(s)|
|Alabama||25+||Birmingham, Hoover, Childersburg, Irondale, Butler|
|Arizona||50+||Phoenix, Scottsdale, Mesa, Fountain Hills, Tempe|
|Arkansas||10+||Pine Bluff, White Hall, Alma, Fayetteville, Prairie Grove|
|California||50+||Los Angeles, Pasadena, Torrance, Sherman Oaks, Reno|
|Colorado||50+||Arvada, Commerce City, Lakewood, Broomfield, Denver|
|Connecticut||25+||Bridgeport, Danbury, Bristol, Fairfield, Norwalk|
|Florida||50+||Jacksonville, Port St. Lucie, Jupiter, Palm Beach, Hollywood|
|Georgia||50+||Columbus, Atlanta, Milton, Stone Mountain, Duluth|
|Idaho||50+||Pocatello, Chubbuck, Boise, Eagle, Caldwell|
|Illinois||50+||Roscoe, Crystal Lake, Naperville, Lemont, Chicago|
|Indiana||50+||Pendleton, Fairmount, Lafayette, Indianapolis, Carmel|
|Kansas||50+||Kansas City, Lenexa, Topeka, Osage City, Wichita|
|Kentucky||10+||Jeffersonville, Louisville, New Castle, Shepherdsville, Mount Washington|
|Louisiana||2||Metairie, West Monroe|
|Maine||5+||Portland, Windham Buxton|
|Maryland||25+||College Park, Columbia, Silver Spring, Baltimore|
|Massachusetts||50+||Amherst, Falmouth, Lowell, Medford, Braintree|
|Michigan||50+||Clinton Township, Port Huron, Chesterfield, Ann Arbor|
|Minnesota||50+||Stillwater, St. Paul, Minneapolis, Maplewood, Richfield|
|Mississippi||50+||Jackson, Clinton, Ridgeland, Biloxi, Gulfport|
|Missouri||50+||Blue Springs, Kansas City, Overland Park, Summit|
|Nevada||50+||Las Vegas, Henderson|
|New Hampshire||5+||Manchester, Pelham, Merrimack|
|New Jersey||50+||Elizabeth, East Orange, Edison, Newark, Montclair|
|New Mexico||25+||Albuquerque, Santa Fe|
|New York||30+||New York City, Nyack, White Plains|
|North Dakota||25+||Williston, Bismarck, Fargo|
|Ohio||25+||Columbus, Cincinnati, Hamilton|
|Oklahoma||50+||Oklahoma City, Yukon, Moore, Edmond, Bethany|
|Oregon||50+||Portland, West Linn, Tigard|
|Pennsylvania||25+||York, Lancaster, Hershey, Pittsburgh, Philadelphia|
|South Carolina||10+||Sumter, Charleston|
|South Dakota||10+||Sioux Falls|
|Tennessee||50+||Clarksville, Nashville, Memphis|
|Texas||50+||Austin, Houston, Dallas, San Antonio|
|Utah||50+||Riverton, Salt Lake City|
|Virginia||25+||Sterling, Fairfax, Springfield|
|Washington||50+||Kent, Lakewood, Seattle|
|Wisconsin||10+||Port Washington, Evansville, Madison|
Contact Bristol West by phone, fax, text, or mail.
|Bristol West contact information||Mailing address||Phone number||Fax number|
|Claims||Bristol West Claims Service
P.O. Box 258806
Oklahoma City, OK 73125-8806
|General||Bristol West Insurance Group
P.O. Box 31029
Independence, OH 44131-0029
|Payment||Customers in California, Arizona, Nevada, and Texas:
Bristol West Insurance Group
P.O. Box 7142
Pasadena, CA 91109-7142
Customers in all other states:
Bristol West Insurance Group
P.O. Box 371329
Pittsburgh, PA 15250-7329
Bristol West Insurance Group
1300 Concord Terrace,
Sunrise, FL 3332
|Overnight (nonpayment)||Bristol West Insurance Group
Rockside Center III
5990 West Creek Road
Independence, OH 44131
Bristol West has a 24/7 phone pay and billing line. The customer service line is available weekdays from 8 a.m. until 6 p.m. local time. Enroll in text alerts to receive payment reminders and missed-payment alerts on your mobile device.
Bristol West also has flexible billing and payment plan options. Look online to enroll in direct deposit or to find another payment solution.
Bristol West provides easy and secure access to policy information through the company’s website and mobile app. The Bristol West mobile app is rated 4.6 out of 5 stars by iOS users and 3.8 out of 5 stars by Android users. Here are some of the available features:
Bristol West was established in Florida in 1973 as a private passenger automobile insurance carrier for Florida residents. The company has since expanded its reach to 43 states. Bristol West is a member of Farmers Insurance Group, one of the largest property and casualty insurer groups in the United States.2
Farmers Insurance owns Bristol West. Bristol West agents and independent brokers can help you access other types of policies through the Farmers group of insurance companies. Bristol West provides the following types of insurance in certain states:
Bristol West recommends contacting your agent or broker if you want to cancel your policy. However, you can also call Bristol West for cancellation options. Please note that Bristol West will cancel your policy for nonpayment of your premium.
Bristol West Insurance Group. Better Business Bureau. (2022).
Farmers Insurance Group Acquires Bristol West Holdings. Insurance Journal. (2007, Jul 6).