Petrol, diesel and heating oil prices have shot up on Wednesday.

The price of diesel increased by 5.9 cents on Wednesday, costing €1.707 per litre.

SP95 became 3.6 cents more expensive, now at €1.58, and SP98 jumped by 4.3 cents to €1.817.

10ppm heating oil and 50ppm heating oil have increased by 6.5 cents (€1.141 per litre) and 6.3 cents (€1.138 per litre), respectively.