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Self drive hire insurance Italy - Europ Assistance

Motorhome and campervan self drive hire insurance

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Our insurance partner Europ Assistance, Generali's group insurer, will let you travel peacefully in your campervan from anywhere in Italy.

  • Comprehensive insurance is included in each rental of no more than 30 days, through the website, for all vehicles that are less than 14 years old and which are registered in Italy.
  • It covers you in the event of damage to the vehicle and its accessories, theft, fire and full roadside assistance from km 0 in case of a breakdown or accident.
  • This insurance policy is linked to the owner's civil liability insurance which takes over in case of third party damage.


The best guarantee for a stress free holiday in Italy or abroad including:

  • Compensation for bodily injury or death caused to the driver during the rental
  • Damage to the vehicle with excess. This warranty is applied to any accidental (at fault or not) damage to the vehicle caused by a collision, theft, fire, natural disasters, socio-political issues, or any other accidental incidents. Repair, replacement of damaged parts and total loss of the vehicle are covered.
    Compensation for total loss:
    • Vehicles is less than 6 months old: valued as new
    • Vehicle is older than 1 year: valued at market price.
  • 24/7 assistance without insurance excess and a 'vehicle replacement service'
  • The reimbursement of the owner's financial loss, along with the increase of their insurance premium in case of third party damage. The maximum compensation is €300 per year and per accident.

Excess rates

Excess rate indicated below deducted from the amount of damage (including theft) for the vehicle on hire.

  • Insurance excess amount for the renter: €1200.

An insurance excess applies, according to the following principle "one incident = one excess to pay". Each excess will be determined according to the nature of the incident.


The insurance cover is valid for any rental which does not exceed 30 days.

Conditions of entry of vehicles belonging to the owners in the insurance scheme

  • Vehicle with a gross vehicle weight of <3.5T
  • Vehicles that are less than 14 years old
  • Regular and thorough technical checks of the vehicle carried out according to regulations.
  • The vehicle should be covered by the owner's civil liability insurance.

Conditions for renters/drivers according to the insurance plan:

  • Be at least 24 years of age or less than 75
  • That they have a licence B.


The guarantees cover all private/ recreational travel, excluding all expensive passenger transport and/or transport of expensive goods. The following travel is authorized:

  • In Italy
  • The Vatican and San Marino:
  • Along with the countries listed on the owner's international insurance policy.


This covers damage in the event of an accident, i.e. resulting from an accidental, sudden and unforeseen incident that occurred during the rental of a vehicle rented through Yescapa and whose repair costs exceed the amount of the insurance excess subscribed. Certain vehicle components are excluded from insurance coverage:

  • External antennas and lightning conductors
  • Non-original accessories such as solar panels, bicycle racks, motorcycle racks, canopies and awnings and their anchoring mechanisms, etc
  • White or brown electrical appliances which are removable
  • Trunks, roof racks
  • Damage to tyres due to a puncture, piercing, or braking
  • Accessories or elements, whether or not they are brand originals, which are not attached
  • Household utensils such as crockery, glasses, cutlery and similar articles, small electrical household appliances, chairs, tables and similar articles, as well as other upholstery items from the inside of the vehicle
  • The theft of the vehicle if embezzlement
  • Theft(s) by a person in close contact with the driver (employee, family member)
  • Personal objects taken from the vehicle following a burglary, whether they belong to the renter or the owner
  • Loss of or damage to the trailer and its contents
  • The loss of or damage to any vehicles (mechanically damaged) towed by the insured vehicle
  • Glass breakage on elements through which light does no travel.

Europ-Assitance breakdown policy

You can download the terms and conditions by clicking on the link below:

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