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Voted best Insurance provider 11 years in a row, we've got you covered

Award-winning travel insurance providers - we are extremely proud to offer comprehensive and reliable cheap travel insurance covering a wide variety of policy options, from insuring customers with pre-existing medical conditions to providing additional sports and leisure, winter sports, cruise and car hire excess cover. What's more, wedding cover now comes with our Gold and Platinum level policies and gadget cover comes as standard on our Platinum level policies only.

Why choose Holiday Extras' Travel Insurance?

  • - Voted best insurance provider 11 years running.
  • - Policies with no excess available.
  • - UK based contact centre and 24/7 helpline.
  • - No maximum age on single trip policies.
  • - Over 25 years experience selling Travel Insurance.

Travel Insurance Comparison

Below is a table to compare travel insurance for the key policy values when you book with Holiday Extras versus similar standard policies from other well-known travel insurance providers:

Holiday Extras Post Office Direct Line
Price (from)* £34.40
Medical £10 million £10 million
Cancellation £5,000 £5,000
Baggage £2,000 £1,500

Single Trip and Annual Trip Policies

As an Eleven-year award-winning travel insurance provider, Holiday Extras is great place to protect your holiday experience, your belongings and your pocket.

† If you need to seek medical attention whilst abroad, please ensure that you contact the 24-hour emergency assistance service for help and advice. Full details can be found in the policy wording.

Our single trip policy provides cover for one trip of up to 365 days. With 4 levels of cover you can choose from our Bronze, Silver, Gold or Platinum packages, so you don't have to fork out extra for cover you don't need.

For the more frequent traveller, our annual travel policy provides cover for an unlimited number of trips across 12 months, given that each trip does not exceed 45 days.

Popular insurance policies Holiday Extras has to offer


† If you need to seek medical attention whilst abroad, please ensure that you contact the 24-hour emergency assistance service for help and advice. Full details can be found in the policy wording.

Types of Cover

Whatever your holiday plans, Holiday Extras can provide great value comprehensive and cheap travel insurance that's suitable for your needs. Whether you are looking to relax on golden sandy beaches for a fortnight or plan to travel the globe multiple times in one year, our holiday insurance offers protection for the whole duration of your holiday.

Bronze Cover

Bronze Cover

Cover for the essentials. Our cheapest level of cover providing essential levels of protection for a single or annual trip.

Silver Cover Travel Insurance

Silver Cover

A comfortable choice. Offering a comprehensive policy with an enhanced level of protection for a one-off or multi trip.

Gold Cover Travel Insurance

Gold Cover

A top level policy. Offering robust, high-end cover levels

Platinum Travel Insurance

Platinum Cover

Our deluxe, top of the range cover without the premium price. Providing the highest levels of protection for your holiday.

Travel Insurance with Medical Conditions

Key benefits


  • £10 million medical cover
  • £5,000pp cancellation cover
  • £2,000pp baggage cover
  • Friendly 24/7 UK based helpline†
  • UK, Europe & Worldwide cover

Organising your travel insurance can be a little daunting when you have an existing medical condition to declare - so we've designed our medical screening process to be as simple and straightforward as possible.

Enjoy affordable pricing that doesn't compromise on comprehensive cover, as well as a policy tailored to suit your specific needs and requirements, when you book through Holiday Extras.

If would like find out more about purchasing Travel Insurance when you have a Medical Condition to declare then please click here.

You can either book online and be guided through the medical screening questions step by step, or you can speak to one of our insurance experts based at our award-winning UK contact centre.

What is already covered?

If you take out a Holiday Extras Travel Insurance policy, below is just some of the great comprehensive cover you can expect to be included at no extra premium.

Sports Travel Insurance

Sports Travel Insurance

Great cover for sport-lovers!
We include cover for 100+ sports in all of our policies at no extra charge!

Certain sports are only covered with an additional sports cover premium. Please check the policy wording.

Student Travel Insurance

Student Travel Insurance

Safeguarding your studies!
Everything you need for a safe term abroad including personal possessions cover.

Golf Travel Insurance

Gap Year Travel Insurance

Planning the trip of a lifetime?
Stay safe on your ventures volunteering, interning and exploring the globe.

Water Sports Travel Insurance

Water Sports Travel Insurance

Make a splash without too much cash!
Our policies already include cover for scuba diving, water-skiing and water-polo. Plus many more!

Under 18s Travel Insurance

Under 18's Travel Insurance

For those seeking to explore the world!
Our policies already include cover for people under 18 years of age, so book online today and start your expedition!

Natural disaster cover

Natural disaster cover

Weather the storm with peace of mind!
Our natural disaster add-on has you covered for anything from typhoons, volcanic eruptions, earthquakes, blizzards and forest fires to name a few!

Additional Cover

We want to make sure your policy is kitted out with all of the protection you need. Use our comprehensive additional cover options to ensure you're covered for every item on your itinerary with a great value extra premium.

Equip your policy with winter sports cover if you're hitting the slopes, and gadget travel insurance to protect your tech. Our gadget cover now comes as standard with all premium level policies.

Winter Sports Travel Insurance

Winter sports Cover

Brrrrilliant prices, just like our cover.
Cover yourself for your skiing trip and if you're hitting the slopes with extra cover for ski equipment, piste closure and avalanche cover!

Wedding Travel Insurance

Wedding Travel Insurance

Your big day needn't be stressful.
We've got the dress, rings and gifts covered so cue the wedding march!

Available with Gold and Platinum level policies

Additional Sports Travel Insurance

Extra Sports Activity Cover

Taking on an extreme sport?
Cover yourself for additional sports that are not included in your ordinary policy with this added cover extension!

Available with Gold and Platinum level policies

Gadget Cover Insurance

Gadget Cover Insurance

Insure your gadgets with Holiday Extras!
Make the most of comprehensive insurance for your gadgets - including your smartphones and tablets, in the event of loss, theft or damage!

Car Hire Excess Cover

Car hire excess

Avoid paying extra car hire excess charges.
Make a one-off extra payment on your policy for damage excess for your rental vehicle and enjoy excess cover; including windcreen, tyres and rental vehicle key cover.

Increased Cancellation Cover

Increased Cancellation Cover

Security if your plans change last minute.
If you are taking out a single trip policy with Platinum level cover you can increase your cancellation cover to £10,000 on a non-cruise policy and up to £20,000 for a cruise policy!

Reviews

Holiday Extras Travel Insurance reviews

Below is a sample of recent reviews from our customers who booked their holiday insurance with us. To read more customer reviews and ratings, visit our Holiday Extras Travel Insurance reviews page and click to read our Trustpilot reviews.


'Very easy to book no issues at all am definitely coming back to book again.'

- Miss Gillies (10 out of 10)


'Very easy. Clear instructions. Excellent experience.'

- Mr Gatt (10 out of 10)


'Pleased that my holiday insurance requirement was dealt with efficiently and quickly.'

- Mrs Blizard (10 out of 10)


'Very easy and not complicated website.'

- Mrs Hilton (10 out of 10)


'I got a reasonable quote in no time and purchased in minutes.'

- Mr Duncan (8 out of 10)


Frequently asked questions

Remember, you can book your policy online any time or via our UK call centre.

Visit our FAQs page for more information.

For even more information and everything you need to know about your travel insurance policy, visit our terms and conditions page.

Policy Wording

We're proud partners Travel Insurance Facilities (TIF) as of April 1st 2019. For more information on our policies and exactly what's included in your cover, please consult our policy wording page.

Holiday Extras Cover Ltd and Holiday Extras Ltd are authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Holiday Extras Cover Ltd 05058680 and Holiday Extras Ltd 01693250 are registered in England and Wales. Registered address: Ashford Road, Newingreen, Kent CT21 4JF.

Holiday Extras is underwritten by Travel Insurance Facilities plc which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Registered address: 2nd Floor, 1 Tower View, Kings Hill, West Malling, Kent, ME19 4UY. Company number 03220410.