Compare AA and RAC and Green Flag Breakdown Cover

 AA RAC Green Flag Rescue My Car Comparison Table

If you are searching for the cheapest breakdown cover in the UK, you will do well to find better value for money than the AA or RAC or Green Flag.

The largest car breakdown organisations in the UK constantly review their services and pricing to ensure that you are getting the cheapest deal for breakdown cover for your motorhome, motorcycle or car.

Comparing breakdown companies isn't just about price. Cheap does not necessarily mean the best. So our simple comparison table below compares important company statistics such as response time, number of patrols, cars fixed at roadside and some other important points that may be as influential in you making up your mind, as the price points they promote.

Compare breakdown cover for UK and/or European cover and be safe in the knowledge that help is only a phonecall away.

 

Compare Breakdown Recovery Companies

Compare AA RAC Green Flag and Rescue My Car :

Breakdown Company Resource and Performance Table
Provider Founded Members Patrols Own Patrols or Outsourced Average Response Time Cars Repaired at Roadside Average Repair Time Awards / Accolades 12 months Cover From

1905

15 Million

3,000

OWN & OUTSOURCED

30 mins

80%

30 mins

Best Buy Recommendation from Which? 
From 34.99 
1897
7 Million
2,000
OWN & OUTSOURCED
40 mins
80%
38 mins

No. 1 in the UK Roadside Assistance Study 2009 

From 29.99 

1971

4.5 Million

1,200

OWN & OUTSOURCED

42 mins

80%

40 mins

Defaqto 5 Star Rating
From 20.00 

2000

100,000

4,000

OUTSOURCED

40 mins

70%

40 mins

money.co.uk
3.6 out of 5 2010/2011 Consumer Finance Awards

From 17.90

 

Compare Breakdown Recovery Companies

Compare Membership Cost for AA RAC Green Flag and Rescue :

Basic Level Cover
Provider Product Roadside Assistance Recovery Home Start Onward Travel Repair Referrals No Call out Discount Cost per Year Cost per Month
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ROADSIDE

From 34.99 
ROADSIDE
From 29.99 

From 2.50 

RESCUE

From 20.00 
From 1.67 

LOCAL (Recovery 10 miles)

From 17.90 
From 1.49 
Basic Cover + Homestart or Recovery
Provider Product Roadside Assistance Recovery Home Start Onward Travel Repair Referrals No Call out Discount
Cost per Year
Cost per Month
More Info
ROADSIDE & HOMESTART
From 85.99 
From 7.17 
ROADSIDE + HOME
From 79.99
From 6.67 

RESCUE PLUS

From 45.00 
From 3.75 

LOCAL + HOME

From 27.90 
From 2.33 
Standard Level Cover
Provider Product Roadside Assistance Recovery Home Start Onward Travel Repair Referrals No Call out Discount
Cost per Year
Cost per Month
More Info
ROADSIDE, RECOVERY
From 79.00 
From 7.90 
ROADSIDE + NATIONWIDE RECOVERY
From 78.99 
From 6.58 
RECOVERY
From 40.00 
From 3.33 

NATIONAL (National Recovery)

From 18.90 
From 1.58 
Standard Level Cover + Onward Travel
Provider Product Roadside Assistance Recovery Home Start Onward Travel Repair Referrals No Call out Discount
Cost per Year
Cost per Month
More Info
ROADSIDE, RECOVERY, ONWARD TRAVEL
From 108.99
From 10.90 
ROADSIDE + NATIONWIDE RECOVERY + ONWARD TRAVEL
From 107.99 
From 9.00 
RECOVERY PLUS
From 60.00 
From 5.00 

COMPREHENSIVE +

From 18.90 
From 1.58 
Premium Level Cover
Provider Product Roadside Assistance Recovery Home Start Onward Travel Repair Referrals No Call out Discount
Cost per Year
Cost per Month
More Info
ROADSIDE, RECOVERY, HOME START
From 105.00 
From 10.50 
ROADSIDE + HOME + NATIONWIDE RECOVERY
From 99.99 
From 8.33 
RECOVERY PLUS
From 60.00 
From 5.00 

NATIONAL WITH HOME

From 28.90 
From 2.41 
Executive Level Cover
Provider Product Roadside Assistance Recovery Home Start Onward Travel Repair Referrals No Call out Discount
Cost per Year
Cost per Month
More Info
ROADSIDE, RECOVERY, HOME START, ONWARD TRAVEL
From 144.99 
From 14.50 
ROADSIDE + NATIONWIDE RECOVERY + HOME + ONWARD TRAVEL

From 138.99 

From 11.58 
EURO PLUS (Incl. European Cover)
From 116.00 
From 9.67 

EUROPEAN WITH HOME

From 88.99 
From 7.42 
 

AA Membership.... Cover from £34.99

FREE onward travel offer. Choose cover for you with national recovery or above and you can add onward travel options for FREE.


RAC Breakdown Cover.... From £29.99 on single vehicle based membership.

2 months of membership free with minimum purchase of Personal Based Roadside, Recovery and At Home cover.*

*1. Two months free is 12 months breakdown cover for the price of 10 on an annual UK breakdown membership.

2. Offer is available on Personal Based Roadside and Recovery or above when purchased through www.rac.co.uk between 14th August and 25th September 2013.

3. Offer is available on Personal Based membership with a minimum cover level of Roadside, Recovery and At Home, or above when purchased through the RAC call centre or via a sales agent. Purchases must be made direct from RAC between 10th July and 25th September 2013.

4. This offer is not available to new customers who purchase RAC Breakdown cover via price comparison or cash back websites.

5. Offer is only available to new RAC Members and applies for the first year of membership on an annual continuous payment method only. Not available to customers amending or renewing an existing policy. 6. Excludes European Cover and RAC Response (Blue Badge membership).

7. No cash alternatives available.

8. Offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer and may be withdrawn at any time.

Green Flag Breakdown Cover.... From £20.00

Rescue My Car Breakdown Recovery.... From £17.90

How To Use The Table:

If you have ever wondered who, between the RAC and the AA or Green Flag or Rescue My Car breakdown recovery services, gives the cheapest breakdown cover, then look no further. Look at the table above and simply compare breakdown cover each company provides. Each level of service offered is highlighted at the start of each table, the company is shown on the left hand side of the table and the services offered along the top of each table. If the service is included there will be a in the box and if that service isn't included, there will be a in the box. The cost of the service is at the far right of the table.

Once you have chosen what level of service you want, simply click on the button next to the service details or on the links above to be taken straight to the relevant AA or RAC or Green Flag or Churchill website. This comparison service is absolutely free of charge and the only fee you pay is the what you pay to the AA or RAC or other breakdown recovery provider.

If there are any terms you don't understand, they are all explained in detail below.

 

Terms Explained:
Roadside Help if you Break down more than a 1/4 of a mile away from your home. If your car cannot be repaired at the roadside you and your vehicle will be taken home or to the nearest garage.
Recovery If a repair cannot be arranged the recovery company will transport your vehicle and up to 8 people home or to any mainland UK destination.
Homestart Assistance if you break down at home or within 1/4 of a mile from it.
Onward Travel If you break down away from home a replacement vehicle will be provided for a specified amount of time, or overnight accommodation, or alternative form of transport.
No Call out discount If you do not need breakdown assistance throughout the course of a years membership, you will receive a discount on the following years membership.
Repair Referrals In the event of a breakdown you can be towed to one of many RAC, AA or Greenflag approved garages for quality repairs.

 

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