Temporary Car Insurance
Temporary Car Insurance
Sometimes it is necessary to borrow a friend or relative's car or lend them your car, it can be a lot cheaper than hiring a car for a day or two.
Maybe you need to move some belongings or people and need more space to do so.
Cover4insurance have arranged, in partnership with tempcover.com, a short term car insurance product that is available for any vehicle worth between £1,000 and £40,000 which is roadworthy.
Types of short term car insurance
- Daily Car Insurance – for Your Own Vehicle
- Daily Car Insurance – for Vehicles You Don’t Own
- 1 Day Insurance – A Day’s Comprehensive Cover for Short Term Protection
- One Day Car Insurance – Comprehensive Cover for the day
- Pay As You Go Insurance
- Immediate Temporary Car Insurance
- Temporary Car Insurance For People Under 21 Years Of Age
Perils of driving with no car insurance
Having no insurance whilst driving, is foolhardy and irresponsible as car insurance is a legal requirement, and accidents can easily occur.
Always make sure you have car insurance on the car you are driving.
If the police catch you driving without insurance, you could be subject to the following penalties.
- £5000 penalty fine.
- 6 points on your license.
- Fixed £200 fine.
- Disqualification from driving.
All penalties are easily avoidable if you take out the appropriate vehicle insurance. We offer short term insurance on both vans and cars for 1-28 days. You can get an instant quote and cover that can be put into place immediately.
Temporary van insurance
Temporary van insurance can be arranged for most drivers with a valid UK drivers licence.
Whether it's taking your children to university with their belongings or moving house, borrowing a van from a family member or a friend, is usually easier and considerably cheaper than hiring one.
We can cover any sort of van from small Astra Vans to Ford Transits and larger, so long as you are qualified to drive it, we can supply the short term van insurance for you.
Why choose Tempcover?
Reason no 1
Price match guarantee
Buy with confidence, guaranteed! At tempcover.com we are confident that our best price is the cheapest around we will guarantee† to match the price quoted by any other online provider. We search the markets so you don't have to!
† Terms and conditions apply. Price match is only available when a competitor quotation is emailed to email@example.com. The offer excludes policies for periods of less than 2 days and for proposers aged under 25. Cover provided must be equivalent to that available through tempcover.com and is subject to a maximum discount of £7.50.
Reason no 2
We get quotes from a range of insurers
We've picked a panel of some of the best short term car insurers in the UK. We picked them carefully — not only on price but on the cover and service they offer. We check their prices on a regular basis, to make sure they remain competitive.
Reason no 3
Over a million people have been insured with us
We have been arranging temporary insurance for people over the last 8 years, with well over one million customers, we are the largest provider of temporary motor insurance in the UK.
Reason no 4
Instant online quotes, you could get a policy within 5 minutes
Save time and money! We compare prices so you don't have to search the internet looking for the right deal. Just pick the best insurer quote and receive your policy in less than 5 minutes.
Reason no 5
Instant online cover
With our cover you can get immediate temporary car insurance to last anywhere between 1 and 28 days (up to 90 days with our learner driver policy). You can even print your policy documents immediately from your computer.
Reason no 6
Protected no claims
Lending your vehicle to someone else can mean you are at risk of losing any no claims bonus you have built up if the worst should happen. You can avoid this by taking out a temporary car insurance policy with Tempcover.com. Your no claims will remain unaffected should the policy holder have an accident.
Reason no 7
Flexible, tailored packages
We offer ready-made bundles of packages to suit your needs and budget, such as AA breakdown cover and excess protection. Or if you prefer, you can just select the individual options you'd like to add to your policy, it's up to you.