Classic Motorcycle Insurance

Call our specialist bike insurance team on 0330 024 0087

When you’ve invested not just your money but your time, energy and talent, it’s not just a classic bike. It’s a cherished possession, deserving of the very best care and protection.

We get that, which is why at Principal we offer specialist classic and vintage motorcycle insurance.

We can arrange policies featuring key benefits such as free agreed value, zero deduction salvage retention rights and both limited and unlimited mileage policies.*

  • Owners club discounts.
  • Free agreed value assessment.
  • Zero deduction salvage retention rights.
  • Limited and unlimited mileage policies.

If you’re a member of a recognised owners club you may be able to claim a discount of up to 10%,** whilst we can also source optional rally, track day and static display cover.*

You’ll find too that thanks to our extensive panel of specialist motorcycles insurance insurers we can arrange cover for pretty much the A-Z of classic and vintage motorcycles – from AJS to Zenith.

We also offer cost-saving multi-bike insurance** and specialist schemes for rare and high-value motorcycles.


Click here to read Classic Bike Insurance Quotes: A Guide To Getting The Right Deal.


Bike off the road? Click here for details of specialist SORN bike insurance. 


Additional cover options – Pick and choose your cover options to get the exact level of protection that you want, with an extensive range to protect you and your vehicle. Options include Breakdown & Accident Assistance, Motor Legal Protection, Excess Protection, Key Care and Road Halo licence defence.


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*Salvage retention rights, track, rally and static display cover subject to meeting underwriing criteria.  ** The availability and value of owners club discounts varies between insurers on our panel and are subject to terms and conditions. *** The cost per bike can be lower when taking out multi-bike insurance than when insuring motorcycles separately.     Please ask for details of the panel of insurers we use to compare classic bike insurance quotes.

  • Agreed value – free valuation service to ensure you’re fully and fairly covered.
  • Generous discounts – for owners club membership and limited mileage.
  • Salvage retention rights.
  • Optional rally, display, wedding hire and track day cover.
  • European touring – journey and rally abroad with our inclusive cover.

FOR A GREAT QUOTE call 0330 024 0087

For the best quote chat to our friendly and informed UK-based call centre team

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  • An independent broker, we source the best quotes from the UK’s leading specialist insurers.
  • With no call length targets, our experts take the time to find you the best deal.
  • We’re here to help – with dedicated claims and customer service support.
  • Our freephone quotes hotline open weekdays 8.30am-6.30pm and Saturdays 9am-1pm.

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