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Single Trip European Breakdown

Allianz Global Assistance Call Assist Intana
  • Cover from just £13.89
  • Roadside assistance
  • Onwards Travel
  • Repatriation

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European Only Breakdown

Allianz Global Assistance Call Assist Intana
  • Annual cover from just £61.08
  • Roadside assistance
  • Onwards Travel
  • Repatriation

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UK & European Breakdown

Allianz Global Assistance Call Assist Intana National Breakdown
  • Annual cover from just £58.81
  • Roadside assistance
  • Onwards Travel
  • Repatriation

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Single Trip European Breakdown Cover

Breakdown cover designed for single journeys from the uk to Europe and back again. This cover is the same as the annual European cover available from our providers; but it is restricted to your specified trip dates.

Some providers may include a limited UK cover within the policy, if it is purchased in advance of travel. This normally covers you if the vehicle breaks down within 7 days of your trip date and on the journey from your home address to the point of exit from the UK. It usually provides the basic level of roadside assistance, although it may also offer a hire car if your vehicle is not able to be repaired by the trip start date.

Alongside the usual roadside assistance provided by European breakdown cover, you will have several additional breakdown recovery benefits.

Repatriation plays an important role here, as if your vehicle is not able to be repaired by the time you are due to make the homewards trip then your breakdown cover provider could arrange for your vehicle to be transported back to your home address for you at a later date. Sometimes, depending on the distance, you might be paid the cost of public transport back out to your vehicle once repairs are complete; so that you may drive the vehicle back yourself. Or, if your main driver is taken ill and no other passengers are eligible to drive the vehicle, your breakdown recovery provider may be able to provide a chauffeur to help you get back home.

If the vehicle cannot be repaired at the roadside, then arrangements will normally be made to have the vehicle towed to a nearby garage for repairs. There is often provision in your European breakdown cover for onwards travel, overnight accommodation, or a hire vehicle, if your vehicle cannot be repaired within a certain time frame. Make sure to check through the policy wording on any restrictions to this hire vehicle clause, as you will often be using local companies there may be restrictions on driver’s ages, license types, or other limitations that may apply, and hire vehicles may not be available to replace certain types of vehicle.

If your vehicle does needs repairs, the cost of spare parts is not normally included, so be sure to check the policy documents for more details. One handy point though is that European breakdown policies can sometimes include free delivery of the spare parts if they are not available locally. So, although you may have to pay for the part itself, at least you might not have to worry about how it gets to you.

Terms and Conditions - when you use the exclusive voucher code EU6ST for 10% off your purchase of breakdown cover

Get a 10% discount when you use the exclusive promotional code of 'EU6ST' before 31st December 2018.

  1. The promotion will run from 6th June 2017 00:00 GMT to 31st December 2018 23:59 GMT.
  2. This promotion is not available in conjunction with any other promotion or offer.
  3. This promotion is for new CBC customers only.
  4. You may share this promotion with friends and family.
  5. The promotional code entitles the user of the promotional code to a discount of 10% against our UK, European or UK & European Breakdown Cover and no other purchases.
  6. For users of cashback sites, such as Quidco.com and TopCashback.co.uk, customers will not be entitled to cashback on such sites if this promotional code is used.
  7. The promotional code must be applied at the point of purchase and may not be retrospectively applied.
  8. We reserve the right to withdraw this promotion at any time.

Our Single-Trip European Breakdown Cover Reviews

Feedback for Compare Breakdown Cover has been compiled from 171 customer reviews:

DateScoreCustomer Comment
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although renew was confirmed tome had to pay for a call out as the "third party" who pick up the phones couldn't confirm I had cover as it was a SUNDAY, not what you want to hear when on top of the stress of breaking down


On 14-Dec-2018 the supplier responded:

Hi Andy, I'm so sorry to hear this, this doesn't sound very good at all! Could you please send an email to our lovely team who are waiting to hear from you at support@comparebreakdowncover.co.uk with some further information?

Thanks so much,
Dom

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So straight forward could not have been easier & they are very competitive.
I use them for both my vehicles.

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I've not received any documents or contact numbers yet

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Good service and easy to compare rates.
Good customer interaction by email.

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Price and cover was acceptable to me. Have bought before and fortunately have never had to call on their services.

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Hope Working Very Nice On Services

Thanks

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Didn't think I would get good cover at less than the £45 renewal I had, but I did.

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Perfect for me thanks

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I'm still waiting for paperwork to come
To me to show my cover

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GLAD I READ THE SMALL PRINT ON SOME OF THE POLICY'S THAT ARE OFFERED AS I WOULDN'T OF BEEN COVERED FOR VERY LIGHT BUSINESS
USE.


On 28-Nov-2018 the supplier responded:

Hi Darren,

Sorry to hear our policies didn't suit your overall needs.  Hopefully in the future we will be looking at bringing in more business suitable products, so feel free to check back in with us.

In the meantime, thanks for taking the time to give us some feedback.

Kind regards,
Dom

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The site was easy to use but thought one-off, short-term cover was quite expensive.

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Cover for exactly what was required. Thank you!

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Fare price, and covered everything that I needed.

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Easy ordering system. Fortunately I didn't need to use the service so can't comment on that side of it.

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Easy to use and helped me get a good deal for my trip to France.

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Excellent service and prompt

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Very good price and excellent service. Won’t know how efficient until needed on a breakdown.

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Single trip cover for Europe. Good price. Thankfully not required.

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WELL UP TO NOW OK BUT PROOF WILL BE IF I NEED TO CALL THEM OUT

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Got fully comprehensive cover for 30 quid. Nice one.