Activate your FREE 14 day bike insurance

What's covered in free 14 day insurance?

  • Theft of your bicycle from your home
  • Theft of your bicycle while away from your home​
  • Theft of your bicycle from a motor vehicle​
  • Accidental damage to your bicycle​
  • Malicious damage to your bicycle
Activate your free 14 day insurance

Getting started Follow our step-by-step guide on how to qualify for your free insurance

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    Purchase any bike from Halfords.com or In-store

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    After you have purchased your bike, simply activate your free 14 day insurance using the form below

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    You will be covered for 14 days. You will receive an email confirmation and your documents from Cycleplan within 30 minutes.

Why choose Cycleplan for bicycle insurance?

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    New for old replacement

    If your bike is stolen, the insurance will cover the cost of replacing it with a new one (provided your original bike was less than three years old and purchased new).

  • Cycleplan Guarantee

    Cycleplan Guarantee

    If you take out a Cycleplan annual policy and within 14 days find the same level of cover and terms elsewhere for less, the difference will be refunded.*

  • Public liability cover for accidents

    Public liability cover for accidents

    If you take out a Cycleplan annual policy and are involved in a cycling accident that causes property damage or injury to another person, the insurance will cover the cost of any claims made against you.

Why do you need bicycle insurance?​ Cycleplan is a trading name of Ripe Insurance Services Limited​

Your bike is your pride and joy, so you’ll want to keep it safe. With the number of bike thefts increasing dramatically in 2020, there’s never been a better time to ensure you’ve got the best level of protection by investing in insurance for your bike.​

While you might assume that your bike can simply be added to your household or contents insurance, the truth is that there are likely to be limitations or additional charges involved – and it’s unlikely you’ll be covered when you’re away from home.

That’s where specialist cycling insurance comes in. With Cycleplan bicycle insurance, your bike is covered for theft or damage at home or away, meaning you don’t lose out if you have to repair or replace it. Cycleplan also offers additional cover options, so that you can tailor your policy to your needs and only pay for the exact cover that you require.

Don't take the risk of your bike being stolen. It only takes a few clicks to take out Cycleplan bicycle insurance, so protect yourself before you next hit the road.

Ready to activate your free insurance? Halfords Limited is an Introducer Appointed Representative of Ripe Insurance Services Limited, trading as Cycleplan, which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. In completing this form, you will be passing your data to Cycleplan.

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FAQS

The cost of cycling insurance will depend on several factors including the cost of your bike(s) and your address. You can find out the exact cost of a Cycleplan policy by getting a quote.

This will depend on your home insurance provider. You’ll probably have to add your bike onto your policy for an extra charge, and even then, it may not be insured when you’re away from home.​

Cyclists are not legally required to have insurance. However, if you want to ensure that your bike is covered against theft and accidental damage, both at home and when you’re out and about, having specialist cycling insurance is essential.​

Most specialist cycling insurance policies will cover the theft of your bike. Cycleplan will cover your bike against theft provided you have secured your bike as per the Cycleplan security requirements.

Yes, providing the bicycle has been secured to an immovable object with an approved lock and hasn’t been left for more than 24 hours at any one time. For more details, please see the Cycleplan security requirements.

The Cycleplan free 14-day insurance policy is open to bikes worth up to £4,000. The policy covers theft of your bike at home, away from home or in a vehicle, and accidental or malicious damage to the bike.

Cycleplan will invite you to take out an annual policy so that you can continue to insure your bike. You’ll also be able to add additional bicycles to the policy and extra cover options.

No, the Cycleplan free 14-day insurance policy only covers your bicycle. If you’d like to insure your accessories, you can select this cover option as part of a Cycleplan annual policy.

Unfortunately, the Cycleplan free 14-day insurance policy is only open to those who have purchased a bike from Halfords. However, you can take out a Cycleplan annual policy to insure a bike that you haven’t purchased from Halfords.

Yes, you can still apply for the Cycleplan free 14-day free policy as long as you purchased your bicycle from Halfords.

Yes, but you’ll need to set up separate free policies for each bike. If you then decide to take out an annual policy after the 14-day period, you can insure bikes worth up to £30,000 on one policy.

Yes, Cycleplan offer an annual policy. To find out more click here

*Cycleplan guarantee is based on like-for-like cover. A written quotation from the comparable provider must be provided, as well as their policy terms. Cycleplan will endeavour to respond to any quote request within 14 days of receipt of all relevant documentation.