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RAC Motor Breakdown Cover UK - Get An Online Discount

RAC Breakdown Cover gives you the benefit of more than 100 years of experience, around 2,000 Patrols out on the roads2 and a 24/7, year round service. RAC aim to be at your side within 40 minutes and four out of five cars are fixed at the side of the road1. And of course if you're in a vulnerable situation, RAC will make getting to you a priority.

Starting from just £29.99 a year online*

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Select all the options you want in your breakdown cover:

Personal or Vehicle Cover?
  • Personal Cover

    Starting from £42

    Cover Yourself in a vehicle

    Covers you as a driver or passenger in non-commercial vehicles only (excluding certain vehicle types).

  • Vehicle Cover

    Vehicle cover starting from £29.99

Roadside assistance as standard

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(Optional) Extra Breakdown Cover?

No extra cover selected

  • At home

    We'll come and help if your vehicle wont start when you're at home or if you break down within a quarter of a mile of your house.

  • Recovery

    Recovery for you, up to 7 people and your vehicle to any single address within the UK

  • European Breakdown

    Available with personal cover

    Enjoy peace of mind when you're driving in Europe by adding RAC European Breakdown Cover to your policy.

  • Onward Travel

    Available with recovery Cover

    Get either a replacement vehicle for up to 3 days while yours is being fixed, overnight accommodation or alternative transport.

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Cover options chosen:
  • Personal Cover - Covers you as a driver

  • Roadside Assistance - Fix your vehicle at the roadside

Extra Cover Options:
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What You Need to Apply for RAC Breakdown Cover

To apply online, just enter your personal details, choose a policy start and renewal date, and select a payment option.

  • Details about you & where you live
  • Vehicle make, model & reg (vehicle cover only)
  • Car insurance renewal date (optional)
  • Payment details

So what do RAC cover?

  • RAC Breakdown - You or Your Vehicle

    You or your

  • RAC Breakdown - Motorbikes, Trikes & Most 4x4

    Motorbikes, trikes & most 4x4's

  • RAC Breakdown - Expert advice following an accident

    care & advice

  • RAC Breakdown - Fitting Included in a Roadside Repair

    Fitting included in a roadside repair

With diagnostic software that starts solving your problem from the moment you call, RAC strive to get you back on the road quickly and with minimum disruption to your journey. RAC has the most road patrols per member of any breakdown service2, and aims to provide assistance within 40 minutes, any day, all year round.
RAC offers 5 levels of cover for you or your motor vehicle, including motorbikes as standard, you can pay annually or monthly, and also add on European breakdown cover. Fitting costs on parts and batteries supplied by RAC are included as part of your membership, saving you the hassle and cost of garage labour.

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  1. Source: RAC Measurement and Insight – Jan 2011. Excludes accidents and extreme failures.

  2. Source: Mintel UK Recovery Services December 2010. Based on service providers using their own dedicated patrol force.

† Price shown is for the purchase of Roadside on Vehicle Based cover only with payment on a annual continous basis for the first year of membership. Offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer and maybe withdrawn at any time.

* Based on comprehensive car insurance with the inclusion of motor legal protection (excluding other additional products and upgrades), bought between 1st December 2010 and 30th November 2011. Your premium will depend on your circumstances and the level of cover you choose