Green Flag Breakdown Cover FAQ
Who are Green Flag?
Green Flag are one of the UK’s leading roadside assistance and vehicle recovery provider. Established in 1971, they are now part of the Direct Line Group. Unlike the AA and RAC, Green Flag don’t use their own fleet of breakdown vans. Instead they use a nationwide network of over 2,300 vehicles and mechanics, that are coordinated by Green Flag and dispatched to breakdown members when needed.
What types of breakdown cover does Green Flag provide?
Green Flag provides a range of breakdown membership packages for standard drivers as well as business breakdown customers. They also offer European breakdown cover, motorbike breakdown cover and caravan and trailer breakdown cover. Customers can choose personal cover, vehicle cover or family cover when purchasing Green Flag breakdown membership.
What breakdown cover packages are available from Green Flag?
As listed in the comparison table above, Green Flag offer four breakdown membership packages for drivers in the UK:
Green Flag Rescue
This is Green Flag’s basic policy which provides 24-hour roadside assistance and recovery to the nearest garage if your vehicle can’t be fixed. This package does not cover you for breakdowns at your home address.
Green Flag Rescue Plus
This package extends the recovery area to your home address. This means that you are covered if you breakdown at home or nearby to your home.
Green Flag Recovery
Alongside roadside assistance and at-home cover, this package extends the distance that your vehicle can be towed by providing recovery of your vehicle and passengers to a destination of your choice.
Green Flag Recovery Plus
Green Flag’s most comprehensive UK recovery package combines the features of all the previous products to provide complete protection for domestic drivers.
Green Flag Euro Plus
Green Flag’s annual European breakdown recovery package offers all the features of their Recovery Plus product plus cover while driving in Europe.
Conditions may apply to any of the features listed above. For details of these packages or information on other packages and business breakdown cover products check our comparison table above or the greenflag.com website.
How do I get a breakdown cover quote from Green Flag?
To get a quote from Green Flag online just click on the links in the table above to go through to their website. From there you can go through Green Flag’s straightforward quote system, entering your personal details and selecting your breakdown cover requirements. Once this has been completed you will get a personalised price with the option to buy. You can also get a quote from Green Flag over the phone.
What is the current Green Flag Breakdown Cover special offer?
Like many of the major UK breakdown providers, Green Flag has regular special offers for new and existing customers that change frequently. You can check out what their latest breakdown deal is on our table above or by checking the Green Flag website.
How can I renew my breakdown membership with Green Flag?
If you’re an existing Green Flag breakdown member with automatic renewal you will not need to do anything when your policy term ends as your membership will renewed for another 12 months after it expires.
Green Flag members without automatic renewal will be sent renewal documents before their existing policy ends. They will then need to contact Green Flag via phone or online to renew their policy and make any amendments to their membership.