Temporary Car Insurance in France

Get Car Insurance Quotes for Short Trips to France

Car insurance in France, as with the rest of the European Union, is a legal requirement for every driver. If you intend to travel to France for under 30 days then you may want to think about temporary car insurance. France is a popular travel destination for many UK residents as it is close and accessible and can be a great short term trip.

efore you make your trip to France, you should be aware of their driving laws. It is vital that you know the motoring rules and regulations of a country before you travel there.

Temporary car insurance is easily sourced in the UK and many companies offer competitive premiums. However, you may not need to take out a completely separate policy for your short term trip. Contact your current insurance provider as they be able to update your EU cover for the duration of your travels.


If you are hiring a car for your trip to France, temporary car insurance will usually be provided by the rental company. They may be able to offer you a good deal of discount but it is also worth surveying a few quotes yourself so that you can compare prices.


Most policies will offer you third party cover and you may have to pay a little extra if you want to update to fully comprehensive. Decide which cover you will most likely need.

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