Single trip travel insurance

Travel insurance for your holiday of the year. From mini breaks to longer trips, we've got you covered

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Why choose single trip travel insurance?

Backpacking around the world or off on your annual summer holiday? Our single trip travel insurance is ideal if you're only going on one trip this year

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  • We'll cover you for up to 366 days away, so even if it's only one trip, it can be a long one!
  • If you're aged 65 - 79 years old we'll cover you for up to 90 days away... plenty of time for adventures!
  • If you're 80 or over we'll cover you for  up to 31 days away, think how much you could do in a month!

so, what's covered with our single trip travel insurance? 

We're here for any mishaps, so you can concentrate on the good stuff... like where to go and what to pack

Our Essential policy includes the following:

  • Up to £5,000 holiday cancellation cover
    If your holiday is cancelled, cut short or your any activities and excursions are called off for a reason you can't control (like illness)
  • No upper age limit on travel
    Age is just a number, right? 
  • 24-hour helpline 
    You can call us to make a claim from wherever you are. You can also claim online 24/7 too.
  • Travel insurance with coronavirus cover
    If you test positive for coronavirus (COVID-19), we'll cover your medical and repatriation costs. Find out what's covered with our coronavirus cover
  • All pre-existing medical conditions considered
    Just make sure you let us know about them when you set up your policy


Our Defaqto 5 Star rated Premier policy includes all of the above plus all of this:

  • Cover for delays and cancellations after 24 hours
    From bad weather to terrorism, ash clouds to strikes... basically, all the things we can’t control
  • Up to £1,000 if you miss your pre-booked transport
    Things like missing your flight because of a delayed train... it happens, but we'll sort it
  • Up to £10,000 cancellation cover
    This covers you if you have to cancel your holiday, cut it short or cancel any activities or excursions for a reason completely out of your hands (like illness)

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Travel with us and you're in safe hands 

  • Defaqto 5 Star rated Premier policy 
  • LV= travel insurance rated 4.7 out of 5 based on 1,762 customer reviews independently verified by Feefo
    Correct as of 22 January 2024

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