Current Petrol Price in India

Petrol Price in India Today

✓ Fast Processing ✓ Great Discounts & Offers ✓ Easy EMI Facility | Apply for Fuel Credit Card now!

Petrol Rate in India Today

Here is everything you need to know about the petrol price in India today for the top cities. As the petrol rate in India varies from one state to another, we have also explored the state-wise petrol rates in India.

What is the Petrol Price in Top Indian Cities Today?

States
Petrol Prices
Bengaluru
100.56
Chennai
101.38
Hyderabad
108.18
Kolkata
104.65
Mumbai
109.96

Petrol Price in India Today Live: State-Wise

The state-wise petrol prices in India today are mentioned in the table below. The table will help you decipher the state in which the petrol price is highest in India. It will also throw light on the state with the lowest petrol price in India today.

States
Petrol Prices
Andhra Pradesh
110.71
Assam
94.55
Bihar
105.87
Chhattisgarh
94.92
Delhi
104.01
Goa
96.37
Gujarat
95.33
Haryana
95.29
Himachal Pradesh
95.76
Jammu and Kashmir
100.34
Jharkhand
98.49
Karnataka
100.56
Kerala
106.34
Kerala
106.34
Madhya Pradesh
107.21
Maharashtra
109.96
Meghalaya
93.89
Nagaland
98.02
Odisha
101.78
Punjab
96.18
Raipur
101.86
Rajasthan
111.08
Sikkim
97.7
Tamil Nadu
101.38
Telangana
108.18
Uttar Pradesh
95.26
Uttarakhand
93.99
West Bengal
104.65

Fuel (Petrol) Cost Calculator

Distance you Travel Daily
km
Mileage
km/ltr
Petrol Price
₹/ltr

Fuel (Petrol) Cost for Daily Travel

Fuel (Petrol) Cost for Monthly Travel

Check out the Fuel-Petrol Cost Calculator to get an idea about your daily and monthly fuel expenses. You can use the Petrol calculator by simply entering the distance you travel every day, the mileage of your vehicle, and the current petrol price in your location to get the daily and monthly travel cost. Our Petrol Expenses Calculator will help you calculate the petrol cost for your journey in India with ease for a well-planned outing.

How to Check the Current Petrol Price in India?

The cost of petrol in India is updated every morning at 6 AM as per the policy of Dynamic Fuel Pricing. As a result, it is important to check the per litre petrol price in India everyday. Luckily, as over 90% of the retail fuel stations in India are managed by the state-owned oil marketing companies (OMCs), they make the updated petrol price list in India available through online and offline channels. Some of the renowned oil companies you can depend on when it comes to checking the latest petrol price in India are Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL), Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL), and Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL). Here is how to do so.

Check Current Rate of Petrol in India via OMC Website

Oil Company

Website

Tab to Click on Homepage

Hindustan Petroleum

www.hindustanpetroleum.com

Pump Locator

Bharat Petroleum

www.bharatpetroleum.in

Pump Locator

Indian Oil

www.iocl.com

Pump Locator

Check Petrol Pump Specific Cost in India via SMS

Oil Company

Website

Tab to click on the homepage

Hindustan Petroleum

HPPRICE DEALER CODE

92222 01122

Bharat Petroleum

RSP DEALER CODE

92231 12222

Indian Oil

RSP DEALER CODE

92249 92249

Check 1-litre Petrol Price in India via Mobile App

Oil Company

Website

Hindustan Petroleum

MyHPCL Mini

Bharat Petroleum

SmartDrive

Indian Oil

Fuel@IOC

Impact of GST on Petrol Prices in India

While most items fall under the purview of GST, petroleum products are exempt. Hence, there is no impact of the GST system on the price of petrol in India.

Components of Petrol Prices in India

The petrol price in India is composed of several components. These include the price of crude oil in global markets, USD-INR exchange rate, charges levied by the OMCs for logistics, freight, and fuel refining, dealer commission, central excise duty, and Value-Added Tax (VAT).

Break-up of Petrol Prices in India

The price of petrol in India changes every day based on several factors. To understand the breakup of the different components that make up the petrol price, we will consider the applicable charges in Delhi as on June 01, 2021.

Price of crude oil

₹32.39 per litre

Refinery Processing and Margins + OMC Margin + Freight Cost + Logistics

₹3.60 per litre

Post-processing petrol price in India minus taxes

₹35.99 per litre

At this stage, the petrol is refined and ready to be sent to the fuel stations. This forms the base price of petrol in India. Once the petrol is sold to the dealers, the dealer’s commission and the taxes imposed by the central government are added.

Actual petrol price in India without tax

₹35.99 per litre

Petrol tax levied by Central Government in India (Excise Duty+Road Cess)

₹32.90 per litre

Dealer’s commission

₹3.79 per litre

Petrol Actual Price in India without VAT (Value-Added Tax)

₹72.68 per litre

On this, a Value-Added Tax (VAT) is further levied by the state governments. The quantum of tax is different for each state. This is the second part of the taxation applicable on purchasing petrol in India.

Petrol Actual Price in India without VAT (Value-Added Tax)

₹72.68 per litre

Value-Added Tax levied by the State Government (30% in Delhi)

₹21.81 per litre

Final petrol price with tax

₹94.49 per litre

₹94.49 was the petrol per litre price in Delhi, India, on June 01, 2021.

VAT/Sales Tax on Petrol Prices in India

The VAT/sales tax percentage imposed by the different states and union territories (UTs) in India is mentioned in the table below:

State/UT

VAT on petrol Price

State/UT

VAT on Petrol Price 

State/UT

VAT on petrol price

Andaman and Nicobar Islands

6%

Jharkhand

22% or ₹17 per litre (whichever is higher + ₹1 per litre cess)

Puducherry

26%

Andhra Pradesh

31% + ₹4 per litre + ₹1 per litre Road Development Cess and VAT thereon

Karnataka

35%

Punjab

24.79% + 10% additional tax on VAT + ₹2,050 per KL (Cess) + ₹0.10 per litre (Urban Transport Fund) + ₹0.25 per litre (Special Infrastructure Development Fee)

Arunachal Pradesh

20%

Kerala

30.08% + ₹1 per litre additional sales tax + 1% cess

Rajasthan

36% + ₹1,500 per KL Road Development Cess

Assam

32.66% or ₹22.63 per litre, (whichever is higher) (Rebate of ₹5 per litre)

Madhya Pradesh

33 % + ₹4.5 per litre VAT+ 1% Cess

Sikkim

25.25% + ₹3,000 per KL Cess

Bihar

22.20% or ₹16.65 per litre (whichever is higher) (30% surcharge on VAT as irrecoverable tax)

Maharashtra (Mumbai, Navi Mumbai, and Thane)

26% + ₹10.12 per litre additional tax

Tamil Nadu

15% + ₹13.02 per litre

Chhattisgarh

25% + ₹2 per litre

Maharashtra (Rest of the state)

25% + ₹10.12 per litre additional tax

Telangana

35.20%

Delhi

30%

Manipur

36.50%

Tripura

25%+ 3% Tripura Road Development Cess

Goa

27% + 0.5% Green Cess

Meghalaya

20% or ₹15 per litre (whichever is higher) + ₹0.10 per litre pollution surcharge

Uttar Pradesh

26.80% or ₹18.74 per litre (whichever is higher)

Gujarat

20.1% + 4% Cess on Town Rate and VAT

Mizoram

25%

Uttarakhand

25% or ₹19 per litre (whichever is higher)

Haryana

25% or ₹15.62 per litre (whichever is higher) + 5% additional tax on VAT

Nagaland

25% or ₹16.04 per litre (whichever is higher) +5% surcharge + ₹2 per litre as Road Maintenance Cess

West Bengal

25% or ₹13.12 per litre (whichever is higher) + ₹1,000 per KL Cess - ₹17 per KL exemption - ₹1,000 per KL sales tax rebate + 20% irrecoverable tax on VAT

Himachal Pradesh

25% or ₹15.50 per litre (whichever is higher)

Odisha

32%

   

KL= Kilolitre = 1,000 litre

Note: VAT/Sales Tax at applicable rates are also levied on the dealer’s commission in Arunachal Pradesh, Delhi, Gujarat, Haryana, Madhya Pradesh, Punjab, Rajasthan, Chandigarh, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Puducherry, and Meghalaya.

Luckily, you can continue to save on petroleum purchases irrespective of the fluctuations in global fuel prices. All you need is a credit card! Yes. You heard that right! With the appropriate credit card, you can enjoy a fuel surcharge waiver every time you buy petrol at partner fuel stations in the country. So, go ahead and browse the best card options on Finserv MARKETS and apply for a credit card for yourself, today!

Daily Revision of Petrol Price in India Under Dynamic Fuel Pricing

Earlier, the petrol prices in India were updated every fortnight. However, since June 2017, India has adopted the Dynamic Fuel Pricing policy, under which the cost of petrol in India is revised on a daily basis.  

The dynamic fuel pricing policy offers several advantages to OMCs as well as customers. For starters, any fluctuations in the global crude oil prices are immediately reflected in the daily revised prices. Moreover, the dynamic fuel pricing policy helps the OMCs and petrol dealers across the country to better manage their equity capital as soon as there is a rise or dip in global crude oil prices or fluctuations in the USD to INR exchange rate. 

The dealers as well as the OMCs update the computed petrol prices at 06 AM everyday. The same is reflected across petrol pumps in the country as well as on the websites and apps of the OMCs. 

Fuel Credit Cards

Bank

Credit Card

Ideal For

State Bank of India

SBI BPCL Credit Card

4.25% value back on fuel purchases at BPCL Petrol Pumps

State Bank of India

SBI BPCL Octane Credit Card

7.25% value back on fuel purchases at BPCL Petrol Pumps

Axis Bank

Axis INDIAN OIL Credit Card

4% value back on fuel purchases at Indian Oil Petrol Pumps

CitiBank

Citi Indian Oil Credit Card

1% fuel surcharge reversal at Indian Oil Petrol Pumps

FAQs on Petrol Price in India

  • ✔️What is the cost of 1-Litre of petrol in India?

    The cost of a litre of petrol in India varies from one state to another owing to the different value-added tax (VAT) levied by individual states.

Happy Customers of Finserv MARKETS

Getting a Bajaj Finserv Personal loan to take care of my wedding and relieving my parents to enjoy the occasion was the best decision I ever made. Easy-to-apply, amazing interest rate and quick disbursal, what more can one ask for!

I am passionate about the vehicle I drive. I want to protect it with the best available option. What amazed me was the full transparency, quick quotes and the attractive discount on Bajaj Allianz Car Insurance premium while choosing the annual payment option!

Check your personal loan eligibility in seconds!

My husband and I will finally move into our own house this Diwali. All thanks to Bajaj Finserv MARKETS, with competitive interest rates, minimal processing fees and easy to repay EMIs, our dream saw the light of reality in no time!

Get the best FD interest rates starting @ 8.40%. Let's start!

Kids grow up fast and to fulfil their dream trip to Disneyland I had everything but instant funds. With no collateral or guarantor required and a hassle-free processing with a Bajaj Finserv personal loan, I gifted my family a memorable trip to Orlando with just a click!

Get sum insured up to 1 Crore! Let's start!

The best way to start looking for Bajaj Allianz Health Insurance is to do a close study of the coverage needs and checking the insurance company's claim ratio. No unnecessary jargons, easy to apply claims process and choice of premia!

Zero additional charge on part-payment option on Business loans! Let's start!

I bought my first iPhone using my Bajaj Finserv EMI Card. Zero down payment with a No cost EMI on Bajaj Finserv EMI store just made my day!

Get home loan sanctioned online in 72 hours! Let's start!