UK Roadside cover provides asssistance provided you are 1/4 mile away from your home address (including a tow for up to 10 miles if your vehicle cannot be fixed).
UK Roadside and at Home cover provides assistance from your home address and anywhere in the UK.
UK Roadside, Recovery, at Home and Onward Travel provides the same assistance as UK Roadside and at Home cover, plus recovery for up to 7 people and your vehicle to your planned destination. If you require an additional vehicle for onward travel, any drivers must be over 21 years old and the vehicle is available for 24 hours to allow you to complete your journey.
European and UK Roadside, Recovery, at Home and Onward Travel covers your car if it breaks down while you are in Europe or travelling between your home and Europe. Your vehicle will be fixed at the roadside by a contractor or recovered to a local garage for repair or, if this is not possible, you and up to 7 people will be recovered to your planned destination. This provides cover up to £2,500 for European breakdown claims per policy year. Although an unlimited number of trips are covered, each can be up to 90 days in duration providing the outward and return dates are within the policy term.
Tesco Bank Breakdown Cover is provided by RAC Motoring Services and/or RAC Insurance Limited.
If you have breakdown added to your policy, here are a list of contact numbers depending on your location:
* In the UK - 0800 003 001* * Republilc of Ireland - 1800 646 543* * Republic of Ireland (Paycall) - +44 161 452 3201* * France and Monaco (Paycall) - +33 47 243 6947* * France and Monaco (landline) - 0800 159 229* * Rest of Europe - +33 47 243 6947*
If you do not have breakdown on your policy and you have broken down you will need to pay RAC a call out charge. For more information, please call the claims lines above.
Different dialling codes may apply from different locations Worldwide
Yes, this can be added via Your Insurance Account. For instructions on how to do this, please visit our existing FAQ Can I add an optional extra to my policy.
If you are not registered, you can do this on the Tesco Bank website.
If you do not currently have breakdown on your policy and you have broken down you will need to pay RAC a call out charge.
If you are unhappy with the sevice you received during a call out or when arranging recovery, please contact RAC directly. Their contact numbers can be found in our FAQ I've broken down, what should I do?