Breakdown cover

Saga Breakdown Assistance offers wide-ranging breakdown cover at competitive rates for drivers over 50.

  • Our call out time is around 45 minutes*
  • Nine out of ten repairable breakdowns fixed at the roadside*
  • There for you 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

*Based on analysis carried out between January and December 2014.

Breakdown cover from £38 a year 
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Breakdown Cover

Saga Breakdown Assistance offers cover from standard roadside assistance to a comprehensive rescue and recovery service in 44 countries across the European Union and beyond. Our cover is designed to provide the cover and reassurance you need. Please use the links below for more information...

Why choose Saga?

Saga offers a choice of five cover levels to suit your individual needs. Please see our cover at a glance page for details about what is included in each cover level. Choosing Saga Breakdown Assistance can offer benefits such as: 

  • Assistance 24 hours a day, 365 days a year
  • Cover includes vandalism, punctures, flat batteries and running out of fuel
  • Great savings are available on our breakdown cover when added to a Saga Car Insurance policy
  • A choice of additional cover options.

Here are a few examples of the great cover offered by Saga’s Premier cover level:

  • We provide assistance if you happen to breakdown at home, which based on research between January and December 2014, is where more than 40% of all breakdowns occur

  • You are covered in the event of breakdown in 44 countries across the European Union and beyond, for cars up to 16 years old 

    • Providing you with a hire car or overnight accommodation while your car is being repaired, so you are not stranded
    • Provides further benefits for vehicles up to 16 years old including Holiday Departure Cover, which means we will get you to your departure point and recover your vehicle for you.