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Breakdown Cover

Breakdown Cover

Sterling’s breakdown cover is available from £25.42 a year. We can arrange roadside recovery or a reliable home repair service whether your car or van breaks down in the UK, Europe or further afield. For motorists who need a breakdown service in an emergency, our instant cover provides immediate help.

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Breakdown Cover from just £25.42

Why choose Sterling breakdown insurance?

The costs and inconvenience of breaking down make Sterling breakdown insurance for your car or van a complete no brainer.

Prices for Sterling breakdown insurance start from £25.42 a year. Compared with motorway towing charges of around £150, the £90 average garage call out charge and the £66 average call out charge for a flat battery – it makes sense to get breakdown insurance.

Sterling offers breakdown cover for the United Kingdom, throughout the European Union and in other countries that are not part of the EU economic zone.

The free claims and advice helpline operates 24 hours a day 365 days a year, so whenever and wherever you need assistance, you can be confident that it is just a phone call away.

The benefits of getting a policy with Sterling

  • Cover from £25.42 a year – amongst the best value breakdown insurance
  • Includes roadside assistance, national recovery service, home service and onward journey
  • Breakdown cover available for UK, EU and non-EU countries
  • Cover is for the vehicle, so anyone driving it is protected
  • Misfuelling and key care (optional extras)
  • Sterling Rescue lines are open 24/7, every day of the year

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Call 0344 381 9959 for a quote today.

What’s included in Sterling breakdown cover?

24/7 Roadside Recovery Assistance

We will help at the scene of the breakdown, arrange and pay to get you back on the road wherever you are in the UK and at whatever time. If your vehicle can not be fixed at the roadside, we will arrange and pay the onward travel costs for your vehicle, yourself and up to five passengers to the nearest available garage.

Vehicle Recovery and Passenger Transport

There are times when a car or van cannot be repaired at the scene of the breakdown or repaired the same day at a suitable garage. We will therefore arrange and pay the reasonable cost of taking the vehicle, you and up to five passengers from where the vehicle has broken down to any one place you choose.

Home Service at your Doorstep

If your car breaks down at home or within one mile of your home, Sterling Rescue will arrange help and pay call-out fees and labour charges needed to start the vehicle. If the vehicle cannot be repaired quickly at the scene of the breakdown, Sterling Rescue will pay the reasonable cost of taking the vehicle to the nearest available local garage.

European Breakdown Cover – and Beyond

Sterling Insurance also offer extra levels of cover to keep you moving in most EU countries, and specified locations beyond the EU. This includes the cost of transporting the vehicle home if it cannot be repaired before your planned return date. It can also cover travel costs between your home or holiday location to collect the vehicle after repair. Cover applies for trips of 60 days or less.

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Have you broken down?

Sterling Rescue operates 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Call 0330 123 1146 if you have a breakdown policy with Sterling.

We use the latest technology

Our trained staff are equipped with the most up to date mapping technology and computers to provide a fast and efficient service when you need it most.

Network of support

Sterling Rescue can call on a network of 1,800 Breakdown Recovery specialists – so no matter where you breakdown we can get there to help.

Cheap breakdown cover you can rely on

Sterling breakdown insurance is comparable to that provided by the AA, RAC and Green Flag but at around half the cost.

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