Cover you can always count on

Nobody can predict a breakdown. So, you need cover you can always count on.

That’s where Green Flag comes in.

  • Over 2,800 expert technicians ready to help 24/7
  • Average response time of just an hour
  • Your vehicle’s always covered (even if you’re not in it)

With multiple cover levels to suit your needs, whatever happens, Green Flag’s got you covered.

Scroll down for a breakdown of Green Flag's cover, or check the policy booklets for all the important details.

Get a car insurance quote, and you can include Green Flag breakdown cover as an add-on.

Get a car insurance quote

Add breakdown cover to your policy.

If you already have Direct Line car insurance, you can add Green Flag breakdown cover to your policy at any time.

Either log into your account to add cover online, or give us a call.

Log in to your account

Call 0345 246 8702

Lines open:
Monday – Friday: 8am – 9pm
Saturday: 9am – 5pm
Sunday: 10am – 5pm

Broken down? Contact us at any time.

Request a rescue using the Green Flag app.

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App not currently available for Excess and Fleet customers.

Or, give us a call.

In the UK: 0800 590 590
In the Europe: +44 (0) 113 390 5300

For the hard of hearing, send a text message starting with the word RESCUE followed by your message to 61009

A breakdown of Green Flag's cover

24/7 roadside assistance

If you break down over a ¼ of a mile from home, you'll get expert roadside help or a tow to a local garage.

Cover at home

If your car’s having trouble at the start of a trip, don’t worry. With cover at home, a technician will come to help.

National recovery

If your car can't be fixed locally, you, your vehicle, and any passengers can be taken to a single UK destination of your choice.

Onward travel

You’ll get help arranging a hire car, alternative transport, or overnight accommodation if you need it.

Personal cover

Add Personal Cover for help in any vehicle. Vehicles must be under 16-years-old, privately registered and used in the UK.

European cover

Don’t let a breakdown ruin a getaway. Add European cover for expert help across the continent.

Call 0345 246 8702

Lines open:
Monday – Friday: 8am – 9pm
Saturday: 9am – 5pm
Sunday: 10am – 5pm

Direct Line supports the Typetalk service for people with communication difficulties.

To use Typetalk, you’ll need to prefix the number 18001 before the number you wish to dial. For example: 18001 + area code + number.

Calls may be monitored and recorded. Call charges will vary.

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