Short Term Van Insurance
When considering short term insurance, you need to know that car insurance will cost a different amount than van insurance or motorcycle insurance. This is obviously because they are designed differently and vans are much larger than cars! Therefore if you are looking for short term van insurance, you need to expect it to be a little more expensive than temporary car insurance. However, that does not mean to say that you cannot find an affordable deal!
The first thing you will notice when you look for short term van insurance is that there are several different types. You will typically be asked by the insurer why you want to protect the vehicle and there are five main reasons to choose from.
The first includes Temporary Additional Driver cover. This allows friends or family members to drive the van for a set period of time and they will be covered separately from your main insurance. The second type of short term cover includes for an additional van. Maybe you already have a van or a car but you need to borrow another perhaps for a house move?
You can also choose to have courtesy van insurance if your own vehicle is being repaired or is currently not working. Not all courtesy options come with insurance so you may have to take out your own policy. Finally you have drive away insurance which will cover you when you have just bought a new van.
Overall you can purchase short term van insurance for a number of reasons. Usually cover can last anything from 1 to 28 days. Just remember to shop around for the best deals to suit your budget before you agree to any insurance policy! By shopping around you will be able to see what the average prices are for the type of insurance you need and you could potentially save a lot of money.