Breakdown Cover for Taxi

Breakdown Cover for Taxi

Our taxi breakdown cover offers roadside assistance should your taxi break down.

  • Roadside Rescue
  • Roadside Recovery
  • Home Breakdown
  • Onward Travel

Cover your taxi from a breakdown

We are here to help you if your taxi breaks down. Get your vehicle covered now.

Need a breakdown cover for a taxi? Contact our taxi insurance specialists today for competitive rates on your private hire and public hire insurance. Whether you drive a black cab, an MPV or a minibus, we offer flexible policies for UK taxi drivers. Get breakdown cover for the taxi for complete peace of mind.

We will be here for you 24/7 for breakdown assistance. We reach you with a waiting time of around 60-90 minutes.

In case if we are unable to repair your taxi within 60 minutes, we will make necessary arrangements to transfer your taxi and any customers to the nearest garage to make necessary repairs.

Get your taxi covered to face the breakdown as a stress-free event. If we are unable to repair your taxi on the same day, we will transport your taxi and any customers to your preferred location / home of your choice within the UK.

Taxi Breakdown Roadside Rescue

Roadside Rescue

Roadside rescue is designed to assist you and your customers in the event of your taxi breakdown. Your safety is our priority and we will shift you safely away from the breakdown spot. Our call Assist team will take care of your taxi and its safety. If your taxi couldn’t get repaired on the spot,

  • You and your customers will be transported to a location of your choice up to 10 miles away from the event.
  • We will transport your taxi up to 10 miles from the breakdown location to a destination of your choice.

Taxi Breakdown Cover

Roadside Recovery

We will recover your taxi from the breakdown location to a local garage or a single destination chosen by the driver within the UK, if the vehicle is not repaired on the breakdown spot. We help the driver to continue the further journey in case we cannot repair the taxi on the same day.

Alternative Transport

Assistance in a medical emergency

Overnight Accommodation

Benefits may vary according to cover level, please review the Terms and Conditions.

Taxi Breakdown Roadside Recovery
Taxi Breakdown Insurance

Subjected to the cover level selected:

  • Road Assist & Recovery
  • Keys Locked Inside Vehicle
  • Alternative travel
  • Home Assist
  • Road assist in Europe
  • Recovery of the vehicle in or from Europe
  • Any breakdown which has occurred prior to purchase
  • The cost of any parts
  • Any breakdown resulting from a pre-existing fault
  • Vehicles used for hire and reward or courier services
  • Mis-fuelling
  • Tyre faults where the vehicle is not carrying a serviceable spare tyre

Frequently asked questions

We cover a very large variety of vehicles, such as:

Car, Minibus, Classic Car, Bike, Van, Taxi Minibus, Taxi Car, Motor Home

You will have only annual payment option.

Annual payments are the cheapest option for a 12 months cover, you can pay upfront for a full year and automatically renew each year.

Breakdown cover it is not a legal requirement, however a motor breakdown can happen at any time regardless of the age of your vehicle. By getting covered with Smart Cover, you can rest assured that that a helping hand will always be there, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

& Support

How we help you

  • You can report any fault to us by calling us on 03333 449 559, using our live online chat or even by sending us an email to You can reach us over the phone between 9am and 7pm on weekdays and from 10am-4pm on Saturdays.
  • Our Priority Helpline will try to resolve or diagnose the problem within hours and wherever possible, we will try to take you through a solution instantly.