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Vehicle Rescue Direct
Tel: 0800 652 9944 or Direct Dial 01603 561160


Single trip motorcycle breakdown cover is used by thousands of motorcyclist every year. The roads and motorways of Europe are made touring as many motorcyclists discover each year but your well planned trip however can soon become a headache if you have an accident, breakdown, or just simply have a puncture.

We are able to provide roadside assistance and recovery for bikers on motorcycle touring holidays and road trips to most European Countries giving you peace of mind in the knowledge that there is someone at the end of a telephone line, 24 hours a day, ready to help you out.

If you travel abroad often then the UK Rescue Plus Europe policy (below) covers unlimited trips in Europe* up to 31 days per trip and a total travel time abroad of 90 days.


On many European motorways or Autoroutes, particularly in France, if you breakdown the emergency telephones will be answered by the police. They will arrange for a recovery vehicle to tow you and your vehicle off the motorway either to a local garage or perhaps to a motorway service station, without reference to AXA Assistance.

You may be required to pay for this assistance on the spot, in which case obtain and keep a receipt and we will reimburse you.

Alternatively, once you and your vehicle are towed to a place of safety call AXA Assistance and the recovery agent may accept our guarantee of payment. At this stage AXA Assistance will also arrange any other assistance you may require.

European countries covered are: Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Republic of Ireland, Republic of Cyprus, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, The Vatican City, and these country’s dependant islands within the geographical area of Europe, of the aforementioned countries

UK Cover

With Vehicle Rescue Direct’s UK Breakdown Cover you have the choice of no less than four schemes, allowing you to select the level of cover to suit your needs.

  • Rescue, Motorcycle Breakdown Cover providing roadside assistance and recovery to a local garage wherever you happen to breakdown in the UK.
  • Rescue Nationwide, Up to an hour’s roadside assistance and recovery with the added benefit that this Motorcycle Breakdown Cover will take you to your destination, or back home anywhere in the UK if your bike can’t be fixed the same day.
  • Rescue Plus, Motorcycle Breakdown Cover as for Rescue Nationwide with the additional benefit of a home start service.
  • Rescue Plus Europe offers you our top level of Motorcycle Breakdown Cover with all the benefits of the above policies plus European Motorcycle Cover (see above).

AXA Assistance will always provide the best recovery service available to recover your bike. This sometimes means special equipment is required but we do not charge any more for this service.

Policy Sales

To renew your cover, change your vehicle, or if you have ay other sales enquiry

Tel: 0800 652 9944 or Direct Dial 01603 561160

Vehicle Rescue Direct
Sackville Place
Suite 316
44-48 Magdalen Street
Norfolk. NR3 1JU
United Kingdom