How Much Is An Emergency Locksmith?

The cost of a locksmith in an emergency is dependant on a number of different factors. Firstly, the timing of your emergency may be important – if the appointment is during the day during normal working hours, some locksmiths will charge less than if the emergency is during the night or on a public holiday. This is because many will charge a higher fee for the inconvenience. Where you live may also have an impact on the price, depending on how easy it is to get to your location and how long it takes – with most locksmiths only covering certain areas. At LKC Locksmiths, we are a Glasgow locksmith that covers the city of Glasgow, Edinburgh, Ayr and the surrounding areas.

Additionally, the cost of an emergency locksmith will depend on the service that they need to provide, including how many locks that need repairing and what parts are needed, as the individual parts each cost money.

Trustworthy locksmiths should be able to identify the issue, giving you a good idea of the cost of the job before they get started. They may need to view the issue and may ask for a call-out fee before giving you an overall price. It is also important to check that VAT is included in this price so you know the total amount that you need to pay upfront.