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Temporary Car Insurance
Cover from 1 hour to 28 days
Cover for short-term trips
Off on a roadtrip? Testing out some new wheels? Need to use your car for work? This cover from our partner Dayinsure gives you all the protection you’d expect from our regular policies, just for the short time you need it.
From just 1 hour to 28 full days. Add breakdown or EU cover if you need it
Get covered straightaway or set it up for when you need it
Comprehensive as standard
You’re covered for loss, theft or damage. And if you make a claim, it won’t affect your no claims discount
Are you eligible?
To get temporary car cover, both you and the car must meet the following criteria.
As the driver, you must:
- Be aged between 19 and 75 years old
- Hold a full UK, EU, EEA, South African, Swiss, Australian or New Zealand driving licence for at least 3 months (or 6 months if you’re aged under 25)
- Have no motoring offences in the last 3 years
The car must:
- Be registered in Great Britain, Northern Ireland or the Isle of Man
- Have a market value of less than £60,000
- Only have modifications that were factory fitted (cosmetic or performance-related)
What’s included with Temporary Car Insurance
- Flexible duration
From just 1 hour to 28 full days. Add breakdown or EU cover if you need it.
- Loss, theft or damage
Comprehensive cover as standard – and any claims won’t affect your annual no-claims discount
- Accident recovery
If we can’t fix things at the roadside, we’ll get you to an approved repairer
- Limited EU cover
Third-party cover as standard for European trips
- Emergency treatment
Cover for emergency medical expenses if you or your passengers are in an accident
- Legal liability
Cover for up to £5,000,000 if someone’s injured or their property’s damaged
What’s not covered
Unfortunately, we can’t cover everything – make sure you’re happy with what’s not covered, including:
Any punctures, cuts or bursts – including those caused by braking
- Electrical breakdowns
That’s problems with wiring, electrical components or on-board computers
- Unnamed drivers
We’ll only cover drivers you’ve told us about
Take a look at our policy wording for full details of what’s not covered.
Choose optional add-ons at an additional cost to create cover that suits you.
- Full EU cover
Comprehensive cover while you’re on the road in the EU
- Breakdown assistance
RAC breakdown assistance with Onward Travel options
Ready to get cover?
Get your quote in minutes. Your cover can start straightaway or anytime within the next 30 days.
Temporary Car Insurance policy wording (UK)
Temporary Car Insurance policy wording (EU)
How the claims process works
Whatever happens, Dayinsure are on hand to help – 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
If you’ve had an accident or need to make a claim, call Dayinsure on 08000 156 166 1 straightaway.
You’ll need your policy number to start your claim – so it’s a good idea to have this to hand.
The team will take a look at your claim and work out how best to help you.
DayInsure will review any photos or documents you’ve sent as part of your claim and ask you for details of anyone else involved.
Settling your claim
Dayinsure will work with you to sort things out as quickly as possible.
Remember, any claim you make won’t affect a no claims discount on any annual policy on the vehicle.
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