How much does a locksmith service cost?

The cost of locksmiths depends on the service rendered. Locksmith services are not limited to merely duplicating keys for example or changing locks. They offer a variety of other different services.


Lock smith price list estimate



Average Cost of LABOR:

  • Rekeying


  • Lock Change


  • Lock Repair


  • Car Key Duplication


  • Ignition Changes


  • Lock installation


  • Automotive Smart Key Programming


  • Unlocking



The price list above is a rough estimate on how much it would cost to hire a locksmith. Other factors can contribute to the itemized price changing.



Can a Locksmith program a new fob?


The uncomplicated answer is yes, with access to the customer car. A professional locksmith can program a brand-new transponder or key fob to your car. There’s a convenience to using a mobile locksmith that you do not get from the car dealership.


1.     Best mobile locksmiths will come to you which helps you save the money you would have used on a tow.

2.     The luxury of not needing to wait in line like you would for example at a car dealership

3.     Best mobile locksmith is open for business well into the wee hours of the night and on weekends.


The lock smith will establish car ownership and your car’s VIN to cut and program a new key.


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Tel: (513) 504-4059


9362 Hunters Creek Drive

Blue Ash

Cincinnati, OH