Best bicycle insurance, including what you need to know and how to compare

Confused about two wheel insurance? Our guide should help you narrow down your search and work out what's best for you and your bike.

The image of just wheel locked to a bike stand shows the importance of having the best bicycle insurance
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Whether your bike is for daily transport or purely recreational, we would all be bereft should it be stolen, crashed or damaged. 

Even the lowest priced bikes don't come cheap, and to replace wouldn't be an easy option for most, which is why protection with the best bicycle insurance is a must have for every cyclist. 

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Hannah Bussey

Hannah is Cycling Weekly’s longest-serving tech writer, having started with the magazine back in 2011. She has covered all things technical for both print and digital over multiple seasons representing CW at spring Classics, and Grand Tours and all races in between.

Hannah was a successful road and track racer herself, competing in UCI races all over Europe as well as in China, Pakistan and New Zealand.

For fun, she's ridden LEJOG unaided, a lap of Majorca in a day, won a 24-hour mountain bike race and tackled famous mountain passes in the French Alps, Pyrenees, Dolomites and Himalayas. 

She lives just outside the Peak District National Park near Manchester UK with her partner, daughter and a small but beautifully formed bike collection.