Motorbike Insurance Guides

If you’re looking for motorbike insurance advice then you’ve come to the right place. Here we’ll bring you all the latest bike insurance guides including tips on how you can reduce your motorcycle insurance premium and explanations of the trickier aspects of bike insurance.

How much is 50cc moped insurance?

How much is 50cc moped insurance?

If you ride a moped then you’re in luck as they are, in general, cheaper to insure than full size motorb…

Read More

What is the best motorcycle insurance?

What is the best motorcycle insurance?

Everyone has a different idea of what the ‘best’ motorcycle insurance is. For some, it’s the…

Read More

How to insure a moped

How to insure a moped

A moped is a type of low-power motorcycle (no more than 50cc engine size) that has a top speed of around 28mph…

Read More

Who has the cheapest motorcycle insurance?

Who has the cheapest motorcycle insurance?

There are so many factors involved when it comes to calculating motorbike insurance that there is no perfect a…

Read More

What type of motorcycle insurance should I get?

What type of motorcycle insurance should I get?

Since you’re reading this page, you’re probably aware that there are a whole host of different opt…

Read More

Do women pay less than men for motorbike insurance?

Do women pay less than men for motorbike insurance?

For years it was common knowledge that, on average, women paid less for their motorbike insurance than me…

Read More

Motorcycle insurance money saving toolkit

Motorcycle insurance money saving toolkit

If you had one eye on the news last week, you might have noticed that motor insurance premiums are at their hi…

Read More

The Bike Insurer reviews

The Bike Insurer reviews

At The Bike Insurer, we're obsessed with making our service the best it can be to help bikers like you save mo…

Read More

When is the cheapest time to buy motorcycle insurance?

When is the cheapest time to buy motorcycle insurance?

It’s January and that means most people are skint after spending a bit too much money over Christmas on …

Read More

Ways to reduce your bike insurance: Training

Ways to reduce your bike insurance: Training

Anyone who has ever looked for tips on how to reduce their motorbike insurance costs will have seen a tip conc…

Read More

Am I insured to ride somebody else’s motorbike?

Am I insured to ride somebody else’s motorbike?

In the same way as driving insurance, some motorcycle insurance policies cover the policyholder to ride other …

Read More

What is Continuous Insurance Enforcement?

What is Continuous Insurance Enforcement?

Continuous Insurance Enforcement (CIE) rules were introduced in the UK on 4 February 2011. They affect ever…

Read More

How to SORN your motorcycle

How to SORN your motorcycle

If you don’t use your motorbike all year round and it gets stored away for winter, you might think you d…

Read More

Convictions – how will they affect me and my motorbike insurance?

Convictions – how will they affect me and my motorbike insurance?

Convictions are never good news for you or your wallet. As well as getting you a criminal record, poten…

Read More

Types of motorbike insurance excess explained

Types of motorbike insurance excess explained

There are two forms of insurance excess that you should be aware of when getting motorbike insurance. The…

Read More

Why do insurance prices change?

Why do insurance prices change?

Recently, The Bike Insurer got a message over Twitter regarding a substantial change in quotes for one disgrun…

Read More

Travel insurance for motorbike tours and holidays

Travel insurance for motorbike tours and holidays

Motorbike tours and holidays are becoming increasingly popular for UK riders, especially with the cost of air …

Read More

Choosing the right motorbike insurance - price or policy?

Choosing the right motorbike insurance - price or policy?

We would all rather spend less when it comes to buying anything, whether you’re in the market for a new …

Read More

How is motorbike insurance calculated?

How is motorbike insurance calculated?

As anyone who has ever got any kind of insurance will testify, the application process isn’t always fast…

Read More

Insurance for imported motorbikes

Insurance for imported motorbikes

Imported motorcycles aren't the easiest to insure in the UK. Here we show you how. Imported motorbikes …

Read More

Insurance for motorbike write-offs

Insurance for motorbike write-offs

Written-off motorbikes are a horrible but familiar concept for most riders in the UK. Riders have seen one, ow…

Read More

Cheapest motorbikes to insure – by engine size

Cheapest motorbikes to insure – by engine size

What is the cheapest motorcycle to insure? That’s the question we’re asked most at The Bike Insure…

Read More

Lying when comparing motorbike insurance quotes

Lying when comparing motorbike insurance quotes

Lying is bad. You heard it here first. Well maybe not but in terms of motorbike insurance and sniffing …

Read More

How to get cheap motorbike insurance

How to get cheap motorbike insurance

How can I get cheap motorcycle insurance? That’s the million-dollar question and one we would normally r…

Read More

How can pay as you go motorbike insurance help you?

How can pay as you go motorbike insurance help you?

A knock-on effect of riding a motorbike in the UK is that you have to be flexible, but that doesn't mean putti…

Read More

What is Short Term motorbike insurance?

What is Short Term motorbike insurance?

Short Term motorbike insurance is a flexible solution for riders who don’t stay on the road for 12 month…

Read More

What is modified motorcycle insurance?

What is modified motorcycle insurance?

Lots of riders dream of buying a motorbike and doing it up but it can increase your insurance premium. Modi…

Read More

How to cancel your motorbike insurance policy

How to cancel your motorbike insurance policy

For many different reasons, riders may need or want to cancel their motorbike insurance policy. We tell you ho…

Read More

Motorbike insurance for convicted riders

Motorbike insurance for convicted riders

If you’re a rider with road traffic convictions and endorsements, you’re likely to have to pay mor…

Read More

Advanced rider training and insurance

Advanced rider training and insurance

In the UK there are a wide range of advanced rider training programmes that will help you improve your riding.…

Read More

What insurance group is my motorbike in?

What insurance group is my motorbike in?

Motorcycle insurance is unavoidable but it still confuses some riders. When it comes to insurance there are…

Read More

What is Laid Up motorbike insurance?

What is Laid Up motorbike insurance?

Call 0330 022 7857 to get Laid Up Bike Insurance quotes Laid Up motorbike insurance can save you money i…

Read More

What is Multi Bike insurance?

What is Multi Bike insurance?

Multi-bike insurance is ideal for any lucky rider with more than one motorbike. For anyone who does have mo…

Read More

No quotes returned on comparison site

No quotes returned on comparison site

On some very rare occasions, The Bike Insurer is unable to return any quotes to some riders. While this is …

Read More

What is Legal Expenses Cover?

What is Legal Expenses Cover?

Legal Expenses Cover (also known as Legal Protection Insurance) helps you with the costs of legal assistance. …

Read More

What affects my motorbike insurance premium

What affects my motorbike insurance premium

Buying a motorbike and getting on the road is an expensive business and one that needs to be properly budgeted…

Read More

Types of Motorbike Insurance and what they cover

Types of Motorbike Insurance and what they cover

There are a number of different types of motorbike insurance and each one covers you in different ways. Som…

Read More

Making a claim on your motorbike insurance

Making a claim on your motorbike insurance

If you’re involved in an accident, there is some damage to your motorbike or it is stolen, you will usua…

Read More

How to make a complaint about my motorbike insurer

How to make a complaint about my motorbike insurer

Sometimes you need to make a complaint. Here's how to do it. At The Bike Insurer, we’re in the busine…

Read More

How does my No Claims Bonus work?

How does my No Claims Bonus work?

No Claims Bonus (NCB) is sometimes known as No Claims Discount, but whatever it's called, it can save you a su…

Read More

Can I insure an electric motorbike?

Can I insure an electric motorbike?

People have been getting excited about electric motorbikes since the turn of the year and the introduction of …

Read More

Getting insurance for your motorbike road trip

Getting insurance for your motorbike road trip

The Bike Insurer is going to America. We broke the news yesterday and while it may seem like we’re se…

Read More

A guide to vehicle tax changes

A guide to vehicle tax changes

As of 1 October 2014 the paper tax disc will be a thing of the past after 93 years of being mounted on motorbi…

Read More