The most common form of car insurance is the traditional one year policy. There will
be times when your regular car insurance will be unable to provide the right type
of cover, when you only need insurance for a few days. Such times include:
Free online quote system provided by Day Insure who only sell Aviva policies, the
UK’s largest insurer.
Cover available from 1-28 days. Aged between 21 and 75 (dependant upon vehicle).
Starting from as little as £4.66 per day. Their “Best Price Gurantee” will match
any other quote. You need to be aged between 21 and 75 to be eligible for a 1-28
UK, European, Australian and New Zealand licenses accepted.
Held a full UK, EU or EEA licence for at least the past 12 months.
Full UK license only
Renewing your road tax fund
Weekend road trip
Test driving a new vehicle
Hiring a vehicle
Borrowing a friend’s car
These are just some of the more common reasons why one would purchase a one day car
insurance policy, or any duration up to and including twenty eight days. Short term
car insurance is still quite exclusive and not every insurance provider can offer
this to their customers. There are a few temp car insurance specialists within the
UK that have different criteria for acceptance. If you meet the age requirements
and hold a full driving license from one of the recognised issuing countries, you
can be insured within minutes of applying online.