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Single trip travel insurance from LV=

Our single trip travel insurance is best suited for travellers who are only going on one trip this year.

Whether you're going for a short stay somewhere or travelling for longer, our single trip travel insurance can cover you for anywhere up to 366 days away (90 days for anyone over the age of 64).

Our travel insurance includes up to £10 million emergency medical cover and with a 10% online discount it's great value too.

Why not get a travel quote to find out how much you could save?

Defaqto 2017 - 5 Star travel insurance

Or call our UK call centre on

0800 022 3919

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8am - 8pm Monday to Friday
9am - 5pm Saturday and bank holidays
10am - 4pm Sunday

Calls may be recorded

Why choose LV= single trip travel insurance?

  • Choose from our Essential policy or our Defaqto 5 Star rated Premier policy
  • No upper age limit
  • All pre-existing medical conditions considered
  • Up to £10,000 cancellation cover

All this, plus you can tailor your cover with our optional extras including winter sports cover and baggage cover.


Buy your single trip travel insurance online for great savings

Get a travel quote online for your next holiday and we'll take 10% off, leaving you more spending money.


Got any questions about single trip travel insurance?

What should I be looking for with single trip cover?

Q. What should I be looking for with single trip cover?

A. Everyone's needs are different. You should feel happy that you're covered should the unexpected happen.

Our single trip travel insurance offers:

  • up to £10 million emergency medical cover
  • up to £10,000 cancellation cover
  • plus a range of optional extras to tailor your policy

I have a pre-existing medical condition can I still get a quote?

Q. I have a pre-existing medical condition can I still get a quote?

A. Yes, all pre-existing medical conditions are considered on both our single trip and annual multi trip travel insurance policies.

What if I make more than two trips per year?

Q. What if I make more than two trips per year?

A. If you're planning on travelling abroad or in the UK more than once a year, it might be more cost effective to take out our annual multi trip travel insurance policy. With this, there's no limit to the number of trips you may take although each trip's cover has a maximum length.

The maximum trip length under an annual multi trip Premier policy is 90 days or 31 days under an Essential annual multi trip policy. On a single trip for over 65s, the maximum trip length is 90 days.

What's the difference between the Essential and Premier policies?

Q. What's the difference between the Essential and Premier policies?

A. Both policies include up to £10 million emergency medical expenses, the Essential policy gives you up to £5,000 cancellation cover.

The Premier policy increases the cancellation cover to £10,000 and has some additional benefits including:

  • Cover for delays and cancellations after 24 hours caused by for example, bad weather, ash clouds or strikes
  • Up to £1,000 if you miss your pre-booked transport eg if you miss your flight because of a delayed train

Buying LV= travel insurance is quick and easy


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