When you find yourself in need of a tow, which isn’t something you hope you don’t need on a recurring basis, it’s often difficult to understand what the average cost should be. Even before the average costs, what makes up the cost of a tow?
If your car insurance policy includes roadside assistance, getting a tow can be completely FREE! That’s why, as a general practice, our agents always recommend roadside assistance when creating our auto insurance quotes. Including this type of coverage in your policy can ultimately save you time and money in a sticky situation. Here’s an idea of the average cost of a tow, the cost per mile, and why towing is priced the way it is.