Our breakdown insurance is comparable to that provided by the AA and RAC – but only costs around half the price.
Whether you are driving in the EU for business or for pleasure, you will want breakdown cover that offers reassurance that help is available in case anything happens.
Sterling offers various types of European breakdown cover, including policies if your car breaks down within the European Economic Area (EEA) and on our list of non-European countries.
As well as European countries, locations in Africa, former Soviet states and Russia are covered if you’re tempted by a more adventurous road trip.
Our best prices are available on the phone. Let us know your travel plans and we will find you the best prices for the level of cover you require.
Sterling offers various levels of cover, so that you can choose the cover that is right for you and your journey. Whether you are travelling to France, Spain, Germany or further afield, let us know your travel plans and we will find options for you.
Sterling Rescue will help at the scene of the breakdown, and our English speaking team will do our best to get you mobile again. If we cannot fix your vehicle on the roadside, vehicle recovery and onward travel for the driver and up to five passengers will be arranged.
Sterling’s breakdown cover applies to the vehicle, rather than just the driver. So if another family member or friend is driving when the car breaks down, they’ll be covered on our European breakdown policy.
Our European breakdown cover is available when travelling through countries within the EEA as well as parts of Africa, the former Soviet states and Russia. Share your travel itinerary with us, and we will find the right cover for you.
If your vehicle cannot be repaired before your return date, we can cover the cost of transporting it back to your home address. We will also arrange for reasonable onward travel for the driver and up to five passengers.
Getting a quote from Sterling couldn’t be easier.
Sterling have among the best value packages on the market for breakdown cover in Europe.
The exact cost and the cover included will vary depending on the vehicle, where you are travelling to and whether it is bought with your vehicle insurance.
If you buy breakdown cover with vehicle insurance, prices start from:-
Call us today – the best prices are always available over the phone.
Yes, it will. If you buy European Breakdown Cover for the year, it will remain valid throughout the duration of the policy. So whether the UK is in or out of the European Union, you will be covered if you do happen to break down in Europe.
European Economic Area (includes EU)
Andorra, Austria, Belgium, British Isles, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain (inc Balearics), Sweden and Vatican City.
Cover in Switzerland is also available.
There is no breakdown cover available in Cyprus or Malta.
Additional Non-European countries
Albania, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Moldova, Morocco, Montenegro, Romania, Russia (west of Urals), Serbia, The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (T.F.Y.R.O.M.), Turkey and Ukraine
Call IMA (UK) Assistance Ltd Emergency 24-hour telephone numbers 00 44 1245 408 480 or 00 33 (0) 549 348 373.
Sterling Rescue can call on a network of 1800 breakdown recovery specialists and local garages. We offer total UK coverage, so can help no matter where you break down.
It means our offering is comparable to that provided by household names like AA and RAC – except breakdown insurance with Sterling is about half the price.
We can offer an efficient and reliable service that operates 24 hours a day, 365 days of the year. Whenever you need help, there will be someone to take your call.
Our trained staff are also equipped with the most up to date mapping technology to provide a fast and efficient service when you need it most.
Whether you’re calling for a quote or want to make a claim, our staff are based in the UK and ready for your call.
As soon as you agree the policy terms, your insurance can be issued on the same day.
Our senior staff have been working in the insurance industry for 30 years.
It means we can help if you need to find cover for situations or circumstances that are a bit more specialist.