European Breakdown Cover from startrescue.co.uk

startrescue.co.uk provides a range of European Breakdown Cover options with 1, 4, 9, 16, 25 and 31 day packages covering your vehicle in over 40 countries. Make your holiday or business trip as stress free as possible by ensuring your vehicle is covered should it run into difficulties, whether you are travelling in a car or on a motorcycle. Each policy provides the same advantages, with differing lengths of cover. Simply fill in your details and your single trip European Breakdown Cover could be effective in just 24 hours. Take a look at the comprehensive list of features you get and find out why so many people rely on startrescue.co.uk when driving in Europe.

1 Day cover from £22.36 4 Days cover from £26.51 9 Days cover from £36.30 16 Days cover from £39.78 25 Days cover from £69.74 31 Days cover from £70.00
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European Cover and Short Term European Cover

You may have already made the decision to purchase Short Term European Breakdown Cover, or you could still be looking for more information on European Breakdown Cover in general. To help you further, below we’ve listed a few questions you may still have to ensure your car or motorcycle is fully protected should a breakdown occur.

 

What is European Breakdown Cover?

Do I Need Breakdown Cover in Europe?

What type of cover do I need?

What's included in European Breakdown Cover?

What is Short Term European Cover?

What are the benefits of Short Term European Cover?

Where am I covered?

What documents do I need to carry when driving abroad?

 

What is European Breakdown Cover?

As well as roadside assistance and recovery in the UK and Europe, European Breakdown Cover from startrescue.co.uk includes a range of features such as Home Assist, Alternative Travel, Pre-Departure cover, Overnight Accommodation, Key Assist and a Shipping of Spare Parts benefit. So whatever the open road throws at you, you can be sure startrescue.co.uk will be there to minimise stress and delays to your trip.

 

Do I Need Breakdown Cover in Europe?

If you leave the UK without cover, getting breakdown assistance in Europe can be quite a challenge. But when you rely on startrescue.co.uk's car breakdown recovery services, you'll get roadside assistance quickly from an experienced Recovery Operator. Also, in the unlikely event that we can't fix your vehicle by the roadside immediately, our Alternative Travel and Overnight Accommodation features are sure to ease the strain. So, make sure to get your Europe Breakdown Cover before you leave.

 

What type of cover do I need?

startrescue.co.uk has Short Term European Breakdown Cover available, starting from just a single day up to 31 days. So if you are planning a short road trip in Europe this option may be the best for your needs. However, if you are planning to use your vehicle in Europe more than once in a twelve month period, or you wish to travel for more than 31 consecutive days our Four or Five Star Annual Breakdown Cover may be better suited for you. Our Four and Five Star Cover options include annual European Cover, which will protect your vehicle for up to 90 days per trip. Existing customers can upgrade their breakdown policy to get Four or Five Star Annual Cover via the Customer Lounge.

 

What's included in European Breakdown Cover?

Whether for business or pleasure, driving in Europe can be a very pleasant experience, but when something goes wrong with your vehicle it can be harder to fix than being in the UK. Our Short Term European Cover has been designed to set your mind at ease, with a range of features that mean if your vehicle does break down whilst abroad, you'll be back on the road in no time.

 

What is Short Term European Cover?

Short Term European Cover is an insurance policy that ensures the policy holder will be assisted if their vehicle breaks down while in the UK and Europe. These policies are designed to be bought for a short term single trip, startrescue.co.uk offers Short Term European Cover from a single day up to 31 consecutive days.  

 

What is the benefit of Short Term European Cover?

  • Roadside assistance and recovery in the UK and Europe. Find out how many countries we cover in Europe here.
  • Assistance at your home address or within a 1 mile radius/straight line from your home address.
  • Alternative transport or a hire vehicle to allow you to continue your trip whilst your vehicle remains unroadworthy.
  • Pre-Departure cover.
  • Overnight Accommodation, including breakfast whilst your vehicle is being repaired.
  • If you lose or break your keys we will recover you back to the operator’s base or your home if closer.
  • We will organise the shipping of replacement parts to the repairing garage. Please note that you will be responsible for the cost of the spare parts.
  • Minimise stress and delays to your trip.

 

Where am I covered?

Short Term European Cover with startrescue.co.uk covers the vehicle in which you are travelling in the Territorial Limits (UK) or Territorial Limits (Europe).

The Territorial Limits (UK) include Great Britain, Northern Ireland and the Isle of Man. Jersey and Guernsey (for non-residents).

The Territorial Limits (Europe) contains the following European Countries: Andorra, Austria, Balearics, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Canary Isles, Corsica, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Republic of Ireland, Romania, San Marino, Sardinia, Serbia, Sicily, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and Vatican City.

 

What documents do I need to carry when driving abroad?

Please ensure you carry your driving licence and V5C registration document with you during your journey. Due to local regulations and customs, you may be required to provide copies of your driving licence or V5C registration document. You will be held liable for any costs incurred if copies of your driving licence or V5C registration document are not immediately available.

Please also check for any additional documentation and/or equipment that you may be required to store in your vehicle as the rules and regulations of the highways for each country you travel to may differ.


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