Travel insurance guides

Read our expert guides to help you find the right cover for your trip.

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Types of travel insurance cover

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European cover

Travelling to Europe? Find out how to get the right travel insurance, whether you’re visiting Paris, Rome, Berlin or Madrid.

Worldwide cover

If you’re travelling outside of Europe, to the USA for example, make sure you’ve got the right insurance for your trip.

UK cover

Find out what you can expect from a travel insurance policy that covers trips within the UK.

Travel insurance for over 70s

Over 70 and planning a holiday? Take a look at our travel insurance guide to find the policy and the price that’s best for you.

Travel insurance for students

Find out what should be included on a student’s travel insurance policy and how to find the right cover for your trip.

Senior travel insurance

If you’re a senior citizen, here’s some specifics about travel insurance that you might want to consider.

Trekking holidays and travel insurance

If you’re interested in hiking, climbing and high-altitude walks abroad, you might want to check out our guide on travel insurance for trekking holidays.

Business travel insurance

What should be included in travel insurance designed for a business trip? And why might golfing cover be included?

Cruise travel insurance

You’ll usually have to add cruise cover onto your standard travel insurance as it adds different elements of cover. Find out more.

Caravan holidays

Whether you’re staying in a static caravan in the UK or taking your home from home to Europe, make sure you’ve got the right travel insurance for your needs.

One-way travel insurance

Moving abroad, or travelling for an indeterminate amount of time? Find out if one-way travel insurance is the best policy for your trip.

Gap year travel insurance

Find out what you’ll need to consider when looking for travel insurance that covers you on a gap year.

Medical cover

Medical cover is at the core of every travel insurance policy and should protect you if you fall ill or are the victim of an accident while on holiday. Find out more.

Flight delay compensation

If your flight is delayed you could be entitled to compensation under EU rules. Find out more, and whether you qualify.

Travel disruption cover

Travel disruption cover could help you claim compensation for things like enforced stay, unused travel and accommodation, and loss of enjoyment.

Scheduled airline failure insurance

A standard policy might not cover the cost of your flight tickets if your chosen airline goes into administration - but scheduled airline failure insurance (SAFI) will.

Passport cover on travel insurance

A lost or stolen passport can be expensive to replace - find out the sort of things travel insurance will and won’t offer compensation for.

Cover for cash

How much cover will your travel insurance offer if you have cash lost or stolen on your holiday? Find out more and get tips for keeping your money secure.

Gadget cover

If you need to take a valuable gadget with you on your trip, such as an expensive phone, laptop or camera, make sure your travel insurance offers suitable cover.

Ferry cancellation

Make sure you’ve got cancellation cover for your ferry journey and find out what is and what isn’t covered.

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Destinations

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Bali

Whether you’re going to Bali to sightsee, surf, or just relax, it’s always worth looking into the best travel insurance cover for your needs.

Brazil

Compare travel insurance for Brazil and get protection for the trip ahead that includes healthcare, cancellation, and loss and theft.

Canada

Travelling to Canada? Make sure you get suitable travel insurance before you go. Read on to learn more and compare quotes.

China

Compare travel insurance to find the right policy to keep you safe on your holiday to China.

Cuba

A trip to Cuba is an unforgettable experience. Find out what you should expect from your travel insurance here.

Egypt

If you’re planning a holiday to Egypt, make sure you get the right travel insurance before you go.

Greece

You’ll be spoilt for choice when it comes to holidaying in Greece – just make sure you’ve got the right travel insurance.

Iceland

If you’re heading to Iceland, you’ll need travel insurance before you go. Find out more here, and get ready to relax.

India

Read our guide and get yourself covered with the right travel insurance for India, at the right price.

Ireland

Wherever in the Emerald Isle you go, make sure you’ve got suitable travel insurance for your Irish break.

Italy

Get the right cover for your break in Italy so you can fully enjoy your trip.

Japan

Find the right travel insurance for your trip to Japan, whether you’re relaxing in a rural town or exploring a bustling city.

Mexico

Make sure your much anticipated holiday doesn’t become a nightmare and secure travel insurance before you set off for Mexico.

Morocco

If you’re heading to Morocco make sure you get the right travel insurance for your trip. Compare prices to get the right cover.

New Zealand

Off to New Zealand? Before you go, make sure you get the right travel insurance – find out more.

Pakistan

Pakistan has lots of attractions to get excited about, so make sure you’ve got the right cover in place.

Russia

If you’re heading northwards to Russia, make sure you’ve got the right travel insurance – especially if you plan on some winter sports.

Singapore

Learn more about the travel insurance you’ll need for Singapore and how to find the right policy for your needs.

South Africa

Whether you’re going on safari or taking it easy by the pool, find out what you might need in a travel insurance policy for trips to South Africa

Thailand

Find the cover you need for the right price as soon as you’ve booked your trip to Thailand – then all you’ll need to worry about is what to pack.

Turkey

Find the right travel insurance for your trip to the Turquoise Coast by comparing travel insurance for Turkey.

Vietnam

Look forward to your break in Vietnam with peace of mind once you’ve found the right travel insurance.

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