An unlimited tow (also known as ‘national recovery’ or ‘relay’) means that we’ll tow your vehicle to anywhere in the UK if you break down. That means you can always get to any garage, back home or to your destination, no matter how far away you are. We’ll also take you and up to 8 passengers with us.
What is national vehicle recovery?
National Recovery is an add-on to our breakdown cover which comes with extra benefits. It helps you to finish your journey if you break down on your way to somewhere. With our standard roadside assistance, we’ll tow your vehicle to the nearest garage for repairs if we can’t fix it at the roadside.
What does nationwide recovery mean?
National breakdown recovery is a type of breakdown cover that can help you and your passengers to continue your journey to wherever you need to be. Importantly, this type of cover will also usually recover your car to a garage for repairs in a UK destination of your choice.
How Much Is Car Recovery UK?
Most of the car recovery services start from as little as £25.00. Extra charges may apply where the recovery mileage exceeds ten miles – £1.50-£1.8 per mile chargeable one way only. Car recovery services include the following; Roadside recovery services.
What does my RAC cover include?
For Standard, Advanced and Ultimate, you’ll be covered for roadside and home rescue and a 10-mile tow for the first 24 hours. Your full cover will start after 24 hours. If you’ve already broken down, do not buy online. Please call 0330 159 8743.
Are national breakdown any good?
This breakdown cover is offered by Nationwide Building Society as a part of its FlexPlus current account, so it is not available to those who are not customers. However, it received a rating of 8.57 out of 10 from 198 respondents, indicating a good level of service as well as impressive value for money.
How much is recovery per mile?
Vehicle Recovery including Motorbike – £150.00. plus mileage @ £3.50 per mile round trip from the point of assistance. Accident/Damaged wheel/No Key/Locked in Park Recovery -£350.00 plus mileage @ £4.50 per mile round trip from the point of assistance.
Is green flag any good?
Green Flag has an average score of 4 out of 10 from over 830 reviews on Trustpilot. On Reevoo 93% of people recommend using Green Flag based on over 400 respondents. On the Reviewcentre.com website a 38% of people who reviewed Green Flag would recommend it and it scores 2.5 out of 5 from over 500 reviews..
Is green flag better than AA?
On Trustpilot, RAC Breakdown Cover has a 4.3 out of 5 score; the AA scores 4.4/5 and Green Flag also scored 4.4. Car magazine Auto Express put together a ranking of breakdown cover providers, based on readers’ experiences, which you can read here. It put Green Flag in 2rd place, RAC in 4th place and AA in 5th.
Which is better RAC or AA?
The RAC aim to reach their customers in 40 minutes while the AA doesn’t quote an average response time. The RAC have the highest number of patrols per member while the AA have the highest number in total.
Is breakdown cover worth having?
Do I have to have breakdown cover? The short answer is – no. It’s not mandatory to have breakdown cover but it acts as a form of insurance and offers you peace of mind. If you break down being able to call someone who can come and get your car moving again or help you get home is a godsend.