Temporary car insurance

Get cover from £0.38 per hour* 

At Jaunt, we want all drivers to experience the freedom that comes with having a car. That’s why we offer temporary insurance. 

Perhaps, you need to borrow dad’s 4×4 for that family staycation you’ve got coming up. Maybe, you’re picking up your new car and need cover to get it home.

Whatever the reason, if you’re a driver between 18-75 you can get short-term insurance with Jaunt for as little as an hour, up to 30 days. So, what’s stopping you? Get an instant quote now. You could be driving in minutes.

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Flexible cover for life's Jaunts

Cover from 1<br/> hour to 30 days

Cover from 1
hour to 30 days

Get insurance for the exact time you need it. From just an hour to 30 days and anything in between.

No risk to no<br/> claims

No risk to no
claims

Fear not, Jaunt cover won’t affect your No Claims Discount, or the car owner's. Lovely

On the road in<br/> minutes

On the road in
minutes

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What's covered with a Jaunt temporary insurance policy?

What's covered

Comprehensive cover

Comprehensive cover as standard, meaning that you have the highest level of cover you could ask for whilst you’re on your travels

Personal belongings cover

Cover for your personal belongings that are lost, damaged or stolen, as a result of an accident, fire or theft

Legal costs

Liability cover up to £5,000,000 (if incurred with our consent)

Accidental damage cover

Cover against accidental damage for both the insured vehicle and the ‘other’ vehicle should you have an accident

Personal accident cover

Cover up to £2,500 per claim (or £5,000 per insurance year) if you or a partner suffer death or the loss of limbs/ sight/ hearing following a motor accident 

For full details of what is and isn’t covered with a Jaunt short-term insurance policy, take a look at our Jaunt Policy Wording.

What's excluded

X Wear and tear

Cover for any damage caused by general wear and tear or electrical faults. This includes general wear of tyres

X Cover to drive other vehicles

A Jaunt short-term insurance policy covers you to drive the car you have insured only. You will not be insured to drive any other car

X Misfuelling

Any loss or damage caused by misfuelling

X Courtesy car

There is no courtesy car provision with a Jaunt insurance policy

Frequently asked questions

Temporary car insurance, or short-term insurance as it is otherwise referred to as, is a form of vehicle insurance that offers cover from 1 hour to 30 days.

Jaunt temporary policies offer fully comprehensive insurance for cars, vans and motorhomes with no risk to yours or the vehicle owners No Claims should you have a prang.  Click here to find our more about Jaunt.

A temporary car insurance policy allows you to be covered to drive another vehicle from 1 hour up to 30 days.

Once you have obtained the vehicle owners permission you will need to answer a few questions about you, your driving history, the vehicle that you want to insure and how long you want cover for. Once you have provided this information and providing you meet the eligibility criteria you will be given a quote. If you accept and pay, your short-term insurance will begin from the start date and time you specified. It really is as simple as that.

If you only need insurance for 3 days to borrow a friends car, why should you pay for an annual insurance policy? Maybe your going on a staycation with family and you want to share the driving. Or perhaps your off to University and will only need the car when your home. The opportunities are literally endless.

A temporary car insurance policy allows you to be covered to drive another vehicle from 1 hour up to 30 days.

If you still need to drive the car after this period, all you need to do is simply take out another short-term car insurance policy with Jaunt. Its’ as simple as that. 

You must be aged between 18-75 and you must hold a full and valid license issued by either the UK, EU, EEA, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa or Switzerland. Please make sure it’s also in date.

*On average 30% of customers aged between 40-64 paid £0.38 per hour for a Jaunt Car Policy (From April 1st, 2020 – 21st June 2020)*

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COVID-19 Update

We are continuing to monitor the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic as it develops and are ensuring that our employees and business are protected, whilst doing our very best to maintain service levels for customers.

Please be assured that the cover provided by your Jaunt short-term insurance policy will be unaffected by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Please sign in to your customer access area in the first instance if you need to view or manage a policy, or email us at support@jauntinsurance.co.uk.

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