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UK Breakdown Cover

Cover UK wide, including home starts

Cheaper UK breakdown cover? In a word: yes. At just £78 a year, Asda Breakdown Cover provides a service you’d might expect from the AA and RAC at a price you might not. You can be sure there’s plenty under the bonnet.

Why choose Asda Breakdown Cover?

Provided by Liverpool Victoria

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    The Asda advantage

    Known for putting value for money at the centre of everything we do

  • LV Logo

    Partner expertise

    Over 4,000 breakdown professionals at your service

  • Award-winning provider

    Awarded Best Online Breakdown Insurance Provider in the YourMoney.com Awards 2019

Here’s what you get with UK cover:

Whether it’s a jolly to the other end of the country or the weekly shop, full UK coverage, including the Channel Islands, the Isle of Man, the Republic of Ireland and your home address, gives you all this:

  • Home Assist and recovery to a local garage
  • No call out charges
  • Relief driver service if the only driver falls ill or suffers an injury
  • Car hire or accommodation option if your car can’t be repaired on the same day
  • Message relay service to your family if you breakdown
  • Optional second vehicle and personal cover

Can we cover you? 

  • Our UK Breakdown Cover has no age limit on the vehicle
  • Also covers motorhomes, vans and motorbikes
  • Caravans and trailers will be recovered if your vehicle breaks down away from the home

As you might expect, terms and conditions apply, so please see the policy document.

Top Breakdown Cover FAQs:

What do I need to do if I breakdown?

First of all, be safe. Get out of your vehicle as safely as possible and switch your hazard lights on. Once you’re in a safe place, please call our 24 hour helpline on 0800 202 8100 and they will be able to talk you through the next steps. If you’re calling from Europe, it’s +44 1689 891 063.  

How long will I have to wait if I break down?

We aim to attend every breakdown within an hour, although we currently have a 44 minute average response time^. Britannia Rescue will let you know if the breakdown professional is delayed.

Do you charge for callouts and are there any limits to the number of callouts in a year?

There are no charges for callouts. With Roadside Cover there is a limit of 6 callouts a year.  But there are no limits on Asda UK Breakdown Cover and Asda European Breakdown Cover.

Am I covered if I'm driving another vehicle?

Cover is for the insured vehicle only. You can take out personal cover for just £28 a year extra for Roadside Cover and £47 a year for UK Breakdown and European Breakdown Cover.  Personal Cover only applies in the UK.

About our trusted provider, LV=

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We have carefully selected our Breakdown provider Liverpool Victoria (LV=) as they are one of the UK's largest personal lines insurers. Throughout their 170 year history they have existed to increase the value of their business by putting their people first and placing their customers at the heart of everything they do. Their goal of growing customer value is underpinned by their vision to be Britain’s best loved insurer.

Working together, we’re providing award-winning breakdown cover that looks continuously to offer value for money and great service.