Short-term van insurance

Get cover from £0.37 per hour*

At Jaunt, we know that it’s not always cheap or easy to get hold of your own van, or to insure it for however long you might need. That’s why we offer short-term van insurance. 

There are loads of reasons you might need a van. Moving house? Taking your surf board down to the coast? Whatever the reason, you can borrow a mate or family member’s van with Jaunt’s short-term insurance.

As long as you’re a driver between 18-75, you can get insured on a van for between one hour and up to 30 days. Get an instant quote now. You could be driving in 15 minutes.

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

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

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What's covered with a Jaunt 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

Short-term van insurance is a form of vehicle insurance that offers cover from 1 hour to 30 days.

Jaunt short-term insurance 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.

If you only need insurance for a couple of day to borrow a friends van, why should you pay for an annual insurance policy? Maybe your moving house? Or taking your family and their surf boards down to the coast.  Whatever you need to borrow a van for, Jaunt can help.

A short-term van 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 van after this period, all you need to do is simply take out another policy. its as simple as that. 

No, there are certain restrictions. you can view the full criteria here

You must be aged between 18-75 and you must hold a full and valid license issues 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  £0.37 for a Jaunt Van 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.

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