What are Europcar Protection packages? We offer three different packages: Basic Protection, Medium Protection and Premium Protection each with different levels of protection and reduction of excess amounts. These are subject to Countries' policies, what does each package contain?
When you rent a vehicle from Europcar, Third Party Liability cover will always be provided, in accordance with the legal requirements of the country of rental*.
This cover is automatically included in the rental at no extra cost. The level of coverage provided depends on local legislation and markets. Please check at car pick- up time. At the time of booking Europcar always presents a summary of the covers included or excluded. Additional covers not included in the rate may always be purchased at the time of rental subject to payment of an additional daily charge. Prices are displayed on the booking confirmation.
* For rentals by corporate customers in the UK, a prior agreement can be reached with Europcar UK that no insurance cover is to be provided by Europcar, subject to providing a copy of the policy to Europcar UK before the first rental, issued by the corporate customer's insurer.
Reduces your financial liability in case of damage to the vehicle as a result of collision, theft or attempted theft.
Medium protection package also protects you in the event of damage to the windscreen, headlights or tires (except for rentals in the UK.
It also includes personal accident protection that provides indemnity for drivers and people in the vehicle in case of bodily injury or death. The indemnity amount can go up to €50 000 per individual.
Premium protection package waives your financial liability in case of damage to the vehicle, windscreen, mirrors, headlights and/or tires as a result of collision, theft or attempted theft.
It also includes personal accident protection that provides indemnity for drivers and people in the vehicle (up to €200 000 per individual) in case of bodily injury or death. Also covering your personal effects in the event of theft or damaged luggage (except for rentals in the UK).
There is an option to purchase Super Collision Damage Waiver (SCDW. This removes excess for Collision Damage Waiver & Theft Waiver. Please check that your 'Vehicle and rate details' already include both the Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) and the Theft Waiver (THW) in order to benefit from the additional coverage that this product offers.