Classic Volkswagen insurance

Why choose Heritage for your classic Volkswagen insurance?

As specialist insurance brokers, we know how important choosing the right level of classic VW car insurance is. Our experience and competitive rates are just some of the benefits we offer as a broker. When you take out a classic Volkswagen insurance policy with us, you can also get:

  • Free agreed value for classics to protect how much your Volkswagen is worth, so if you need to make a total loss claim, you’ll know the exact amount of the insurance payout
  • European driving cover for up to 90 days as standard, for if you want to drive your Dub abroad
  • Salvage retention, in case your Volkswagen is written off
  • Limited mileage discounts: the fewer miles you drive, the more you can save
  • Cover for modifications, whether your VW needs a few mechanical upgrades over its lifetime or you’ve made some cosmetic changes
  • Up to 15% discount for classic car club members
  • No claims bonus available with some of our insurance policies
  • Free Skytag GPS tracker worth £250 on request: terms apply

For more information about our regular and classic VW insurance policies, or our wider classic car insurance services, give our friendly, UK-based team a call directly on 0121 248 9229.


Ready to insure your classic VW? Simply fill in our online form and the team will be in touch shortly. If you prefer to discuss our classic Volkswagen insurance options in more detail, you can also call us on 0121 248 9229.


What sort of Volkswagen owner are you? Whatever type of classic VW you drive, you’ll need insurance to cover the features and true value of your car. That’s where Heritage Classic Car Insurance can help – so all you have to worry about is where you’re driving to next.

We’re proud to offer classic Volkswagen insurance for a range of models, including:

  • VW classic campervans
  • VW Scirocco, first and second generation
  • VW Corrado
  • Classic VW Beetle
  • Classic VW Kombi
  • VW Golf GTI Mk1, Mk2 and Mk3
  • VW Karmann Ghias

Give us a call on 0121 248 9229 to discuss your classic VW insurance needs. Our team of trained insurance advisors will do their best to get you the tailored cover your car deserves. 


Do you own another vehicle alongside your VW? If you have a variety of cars for different uses, such as your everyday run-around and your weekend VW classic camper, a flexible multi car policy can make life a lot easier. 

We’ll happily insure a range of classics and newer models on one policy. Explore our multi-car insurance options for more information, or call our expert team on 0121 248 9229. 


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Our customers often want to make sure they’re covered for a few extras over and above their standard classic Volkswagen insurance. That’s why we offer a range of additional cover options at great prices.

Road rescue

Our road rescue cover will rescue you and your vehicle if you breakdown or your vehicle can’t be driven. This policy provides UK roadside repair and national recovery, including alternative transport and overnight accommodation if needed. You also get key assist in the event of lost keys or lock failure.

Key protect

If your key gets lost or stolen, key protect cover will cover you for the cost of calling out a locksmith, as well as replacement keys/fobs, and overnight accommodation for a night if needed. It will also provide you with vehicle hire for up to three days and cover onward travel costs.

Heritage motor legal

Protect yourself against legal difficulties you might have due to an incident on the road. You’ll have cover of up to £100,000 for any legal costs involved in claiming against an uninsured driver, as well as injury compensation claims and recovering uninsured losses.


Why do I need a VW insurance specialist?

Choosing to insure your cherished VW car or camper with a specialised VW insurance provider can give you a little extra peace of mind. At Heritage, we know and understand VW cars – and their owners – meaning we can tailor our policies specifically to your needs and wants.

Are VW vehicles expensive to insure?

VWs are not necessarily expensive to insure – and if your VW is a classic car or camper, it may actually be cheaper than standard car insurance.

Insurance for classic Volkswagens is typically cheaper because these types of specialist models tend to be driven less. Plus, they are usually looked after very well by their owners.

How old does a VW have to be for classic car insurance

As far as insurance goes, a classic car is usually at least 20 years old. This isn’t a hard and fast rule, however, and we can offer competitive insurance policies for Volkswagens of any age if they’re cherished second vehicles doing limited mileage.

Give us a call on 0121 248 9229 and our advisors will be happy to discuss more about our VW insurance policies with you.

Can I reduce the cost of classic VW insurance?

Some of the best ways you can save money on classic VW insurance include:

  • committing to a low annual mileage policy
  • becoming a car club member – get exclusive discounts
  • improving your car’s security features
  • storing your car in a private garage
How much does it cost to insure a VW campervan?

VW campervans are typically smaller and less expensive to insure than motorhomes. The exact cost of your insurance premium will depend on the spec, features and use of your camper. Speak to us today to get a no-obligation quote.

Is it more expensive to insure a modified VW?

n general, modified VWs tend to be more expensive to insure than standard models. That’s why it’s important to choose a specialist insurance broker like Heritage for your VW insurance, to make sure you’re getting the best deal available.

We offer insurance specifically for modded vehicles, and your premium will depend on your modifications. Get in touch and we’ll talk you through how your mods can affect your premiums.  

If you’re planning on modifying your VW, speak to us first. We’ll let you know how your insurance premiums could change.

How do I get a quote for classic VW insurance?

Simply send us a few details about yourself and your Volkswagen by filling in our quote form online or give us a call on 0121 248 9229.