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About Our Temporary Car Insurance Experts

GoShorty is a provider of Short Term Insurance – sometimes called Temporary Vehicle Insurance.

We offer Short Term Car Insurance, Short Term Van Insurance, and Short Term Learner Driver Insurance.

Short Term Insurance is our specialism. It is the only type of insurance we offer and we are experts in the field.

We are always looking for ways to make our customer journey easier and more efficient.

We believe in always treating our customers fairly. We deliver a competitive and transparent offering whilst maintaining the highest levels of customer service.

Our overriding aim is to provide you with excellent value short term cover on a flexible basis and to ensure our cover can be accessed by as many drivers as possible for the widest possible range of purposes.

Customer service and customer experience are of paramount importance to us. We want to ensure you get the absolute best level of cover at the very best prices.

Learn all about GoShorty, who we are and what we do – click the video below!

You can be covered immediately in minutes by following the simple steps on our website.

It is so easy. Within seconds, your documents are then delivered to your inbox and you have the peace of mind knowing that you are correctly insured for your required purpose.

Only pay for the cover you need. Our cover is so flexible, you can take cover hourly from 1 to 23 hours if you need something on a very short term basis, or daily from 1 to 28 days for longer term requirements (for cars and vans).

Brand Foundations

To merge exceptional customer experience with innovation to make it as simple as possible for everyone to get to where they need to be. 

The GoShorty brand exists to provide the ultimate convenience and confidence for those who need short-term vehicle insurance.

We give people 24-hour access to affordable, easy-to use instant insurance that allows them to use another person’s vehicle for however long (or short) they need.

What makes us unique is that we put the customer experience at the heart of the business, with a fast and efficient online journey supported by a friendly and accessible customer service team.

Built by passionate insurance experts, GoShorty has an impressive panel of insurers and wide acceptance criteria, which gives our drivers a broader choice of cover in comparison to its competitors.


Getting you on your way, whenever and for however long (or short) you need.


Finding new inventive ways to
transform how you get from A to B.

Customer Experience

Simple online journeys with support at hand to get you there.


Short-term vehicle insurance you can always count on.


Quick, easy, and affordable policies*.
*No shortcuts necessary.

Don’t just take our word for it

Learner Driver Insurance is available on an hourly, daily, and weekly basis too.

We can even cover you to learn to drive in your own car as well as someone else’s. We are totally flexible.

Protect your No Claims Bonus by using our Short Term Insurance.

If someone else has an accident whilst driving your car, it could affect your No Claims Bonus. By using our Short Term Insurance, you can relax, and rest assured that should something happen to the policyholder in your vehicle your No Claims Bonus won’t be affected.

We can accept most drivers for most purposes but please note that some age and postcode restrictions do apply which can affect acceptance.

You are in safe hands.

Here is some useful information about our company that you should know about. Always make sure any company that you consider buying this type of cover from can show you the same entries on these registers.

We are directly authorised by the FCA under reference 751221. To verify this, please visit – You can search under our trading style GoShorty or under our company name Complex to Clear Group Limited.

You can also find us on the Data Protection Register with the Information Commissioners Office under reference ZA456686. To verify this, please visit –

GoShorty is a registered trademark owned by us – Complex to Clear Group Limited Trading as GoShorty. We own and operate this website and work closely with Worldpay to ensure customer payments are made safely. We are also proud members of BIBA, the British Insurance Brokers Association.

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Cover from 1 hour to 28 days in an instant

What We Provide
Temp Car Insurance
Temp Van Insurance
Temp Learner Insurance