Travel Insurance

Travel insurance is required to cover medical expenses, trip cancellations and delays, lost or stolen baggage and personal liability whilst traveling.

Type of Insurance Cover

Travel insurance can be purchased in many forms depending on requirements. The main types are:


Single trip

This policy will cover you for a short trip up to 60 days (depending on the insurer).


Annual multi-trip

Otherwise known as an Annual trip policy, it will provide cover for multiple trips over a 12 month period.

Travel insurance can be also be purchased for families and groups. There is also specialist insurance for different requirements; winter sports, cruises, backpacking, and business trips.

Quote and Buy

Frequently Asked Questions

This depends on the countries you will be visiting, the activities you will be doing and the length of your trip. You will also need to declare whether you want travel insurance for a single trip, multiple trips or for backpacking.

  • Your age
  • Your planned destination/s
  • The level of cover you will need
  • Activities you plan to undertake ie. skiing
  • The duration of any trips
  • Medical condition/s

Travel insurance is not a legal requirement however it is strongly recommended. Medical costs can be astronomical in many countries. In addition to this, delays and cancellations or losing luggage or can ruin a trip.