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What does RAC offer that the AA and Green Flag don't?

 
Cover / Product
RAC Comprehensive
AA
Green Flag
Has a Defaqto 5 Star Rating1
Garage labour costs included2
Cover for legal costs (assistance in recovering uninsured losses)3
£100,000

£50,000
Collection of vehicle left abroad for repair4 Unlimited Up to the market value of the vehicle Up to £600
Cover available in 48 countries5
Cover online if you tow6
Cover for 9 Passengers or more online7
Vehicle age8 Unlimited Unlimited Under 16 years
Replacement driver9
Emergency roadside repair or towing costs to the nearest garage10 Unlimited Unlimited £250 repair or tow
Expenses limit for journey continuation in Europe11 £1,500 £1,500 £800

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Comparisons based on the top cover levels from the AA and Green Flag and where applicable the maximum number of countries available as at 25.06.15. Please note that the Green Flag policy includes UK membership. AA cover excludes the optional Parts and Labour benefit and Group Policy.

Table Sources

1) Has a Defaqto 5 Star Rating. Defaqto is an independent financial research and software company, see www.defaqto.com/star-ratings
RAC source: Defaqto
AA source: Defaqto
Green Flag source: Defaqto

2) Garage labour costs included
RAC Source: RAC terms and conditions page 12. Contribution of up to £150
AA source: AA terms and conditions page 16
Green Flag source: Green Flag terms and conditions page 19

3) Cover for legal costs (assistance in recovering uninsured losses)
RAC Source: RAC terms and conditions page 12
AA source: AA terms and conditions page 21
Green Flag source: Not specified in the terms and conditions

4) Collection of vehicle left abroad for repair
RAC Source: RAC terms and conditions page 20
AA source: AA terms and conditions page 20
Green Flag source: Green Flag terms and conditions page 22

5) Cover available in 48 countries
RAC Source: RAC Terms and Conditions page 13
AA source: AA Terms and Conditions page 13
Green Flag source: Green Flag terms and conditions page 12

6) Buy cover online if you tow
AA source: AA Quote page https://www.theaa.com/european-breakdown-cover/?prov=OL2&prom=ONLINE#/
Green Flag source: Green Flag Quote page https://quote.greenflag.com/european-cover?simigvis=Ni44MjEuODcyMjQxODQ4ODA3MS4xNDM1NjU3NDIwNTg1LjdkM2U5ZGVl*

7) Buy cover for 9 passengers or more online
AA source: AA Terms and Conditions page 13
Green Flag source: Green Flag terms and conditions page 24

8) Vehicle age
AA source: https://www.theaa.com/european-breakdown-cover/?prov=OL2&prom=ONLINE#/
Green Flag source: Green Flag terms and conditions page 17

9) Replacement driver
RAC Source: RAC terms and conditions page 18
AA source: Not specified in the terms and conditions
Green Flag source: Green Flag terms and conditions page 21

10) Emergency roadside repair or towing costs to the nearest garage (Excluding costs of parts)
RAC Source: RAC terms and conditions page 16
AA source: AA terms and conditions page 17
Green Flag source: Green Flag terms and conditions page 19

11) Expenses limit for journey continuation in Europe
RAC Source: RAC terms and conditions page 13
AA source: AA terms and conditions page 17
Green Flag source: Green Flag terms and conditions page 20

RAC terms and conditions: http://www.rac.co.uk/pdfs/breakdown/ebc-policy.aspx

AA terms and conditions: http://www.theaa.com/services/european_breakdowncover/european_breakdown_terms.html

Green Flag terms and conditions: http://www.greenflag.com/breakdown-cover/terms-conditions.html