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Get cheaper dependable cover for your holiday from only * per week for an adult

Why choose cheap travel insurance with Holiday Extras?

We understand that looking for a cheap travel insurance policy can be daunting, especially during the summer as prices can go up during this time of year. As many as 1 in 5 people in Britain board a plane to their destination without travel insurance - risking thousands of pounds in expenses. If you have booked your trip but forgotten about your cheap travel insurance then book it now.

You may think that compromising on your cover levels is inevitable to stay within budget and get the cheapest deal. Luckily, when you book cheap travel insurance UK with Holiday Extras, you can be assured of a comprehensive, reliable travel insurance policy, that's customisable to your needs and won't cost the earth. See for yourself how our cheap holiday insurance prices compare with other companies:


Policy Details* Holiday Extras Bronze Holiday Extras Silver Post Office Super Economy
Price £17.41
Medical emergency £5 million £10 million £2 million
Personal public Liability £2 million £2 million £1 million
Legal advice and expenses £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Cancellation £1,000 £2,500 £1,000
Personal possessions £500 £1,500 £1,000
Personal accident £5,000 £10,000 -
Personal money £300 £350 -
Loss of passport £300 £350 -

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Cheap single trip or annual travel insurance?

Our cheapest single trip policy provides cover for one trip of up to 365 days. We have four levels of cover to choose from, so you don't have to fork out extra for any cover you don't need. You can take out a cheaper travel insurance policy without compromising on great cover. For more information on our cheap single trip travel insurance policies, visit our single trip travel insurance page.

For the more frequent traveller, we deliver comprehensive cheap annual travel insurance cover for an unlimited amount of trips across 12 months given that each trip does not exceed 45 days. For more information on our reliable, cheap annual travel insurance visit our annual travel insurance page.

† 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 on page 4 of the policy wording.


With Holiday Extras you can get cheap, reliable Cheap Worldwide travel insurance and Cheap European travel insurance. If you are unsure whether your destination is covered under european or worldwide travel insurance, simply apply online today for an instant quote.

Cheap annual travel insurance

Compare cheap annual travel insurance in the table below against well-known insurance providers. Compare the key policy cover values when you book cheap annual multi-trip holiday insurance at Holiday Extras versus similar policies from other trusted providers. This comparison is, again, using our most comprehensive premium cover policy:

Holiday Extras Zurich Legal and General Post Office AA
Price* £64.20 £58.44 £60.88 £56.52
Medical £10 million £10 million £12.5 million £10 million £10 million
Public Liability £2 million £2 million £2 million £2 million £2 million
Baggage Cover £2,000 £2,500 £2,000 £2,000 £2,500
Cancellation £5,000 £7,500 £5,000 £5,000 £5,000

It's clear when you compare cheap travel insurance that our annual policy, at a cheaper price, can offer up to the equivalent amount of cover as other well-known providers. Holiday Extras offers the same public liability insurance and, if you compare cheap medical cover, we offer up to £10 million in cover which is the same as 3 other providers we have compared against.

Cheap additional cover

With Holiday Extras, getting great cheap additional cover on top of your existing policy is easy so make sure you're covered for all of your planned holiday activities. You can add additional sports and leisure, winter sports, or cruise and car hire excess cover to your policy online today or by contacting our friendly customer service team on 0800 316 0104 and quoting WY992. What's more gadget and wedding cover now comes as standard with Platinum level policies.

Cheap travel insurance with medical conditions

  • Up to £15 million medical cover and £5,000 cancellation cover
  • Voted 'Best Travel Insurance Provider' at The Globe Travel Awards for 10 years running!
  • Award-winning UK based call centre with 24 hr emergency helpline
  • Underwritten by Travel Insurance Facilities (TIF) as of April 1st 2019

Most insurers will want to know about any medical conditions you might have, before you book your policy. In order to benefit from your cover, it's really important to declare any pre-existing medical conditions you have before purchasing cheap travel insurance with medical conditions.

At Holiday Extras, finding a cheap and affordable travel insurance policy with pre-existing medical conditions is simple. Just let us know of any medical conditions you have and we can put together a cheap, affordable and comprehensive travel insurance policy that meets your needs.

When you compare cheap travel insurance with medical conditions it's important to know which provider has the best policy available. Holiday Extras’ cheap travel insurance with medical conditions can cover your holiday with up to £15 million in medical costs. When you compare travel insurance providers that cover pre-existing medical conditions it's difficult to find a package that will offer the same amount of medical cover at such a cheap price.

When you are searching for cheap travel insurance with medical conditions it can also be difficult to find a provider that will provide medical screening online. Often you have to call the insurance provider to make a booking. At Holiday Extras we have a discreet, and easy to navigate, online screening process to make buying your cheap holiday insurance with pre-existing medical conditions easy and pain free.

When you compare Holiday Extras' cheap travel insurance with a well-known provider like the Post Office it's clear to see that we provide great comprehensive cover, at a cheaper price. We also provide the highest amount of medical cover at up to £15 million if you make a claim.

Up to £15 million in emergency medical and associated expenses includes up to £2,000 in transport and accommodation, up to £5,000 in funeral expenses, up to £200 in dental care and £20 a day in-patient benefit (up to a max of £400). When you compare cheap travel insurance cover it is always worth reading the policy wording to understand exactly what cover you're entitled to; to help you make the right decision and find the best travel insurance at the cheapest price.

Children Travelling Alone & with an adult

  • Single Trip only
  • Up to £2 million medical cover
  • Up to £500 cancellation cover
  • Up to £500 baggage cover
  • 24/7 emergency UK helpline †

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† 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 on page 4 of the policy wording.

Types of Children's Travel Insurance cover available

14 Day Guarantee

Even the cheapest travel insurance policy at Holiday Extras extends to allow comprehensive and cheap holiday insurance cover for your children, so you can choose either Bronze, Silver, Gold or platinum cover to get just the right protection required for either a single trip or annual multi-trip policy.

Single trip and annual travel insurance for children

  • Bronze cover offers £1000 in the event of cancellations, £5 million of medical cover and £720 sports equipment cover.
  • Silver cover provides £2,500 cancellation cover, £10 million medical cover and sports equipment cover at £2,500.
  • Gold cover can be chosen for high-level protection of £5,000 cancellation cover, £10 million medical cover and £2,500 equipment cover.
  • Platinum cover can be chosen for high-level protection of £5,000 cancellation cover, £10 million medical cover, £2,500 sporting equipment cover and £500 for passport, personal money and documents.

If you have problems deciding which level of cover is best for your family, you can contact our UK-based call centre for support.

Cheap family travel insurance

Alleviate the stress of booking cheap family travel insurance when you opt for Holiday Extras' cheap travel insurance UK. If you opt for cheap single parent travel insurance or a cheap family travel insurance policy your children, up to the age of 18 years, will be insured for absolutely free with each paying adult, and you can be assured that they will benefit from the same levels of cover as the paying adult they're travelling with. So when you are getting a quote pick great value holiday insurance for yourself and remember to add the smaller travellers to your policy free of charge.

Cheap child-only travel insurance

From just per week at Holiday Extras, we've made sure every child only cheap travel insurance policy is equipped with high levels of medical cover, including lost luggage, cancellation and repatriation cover.

We can take part of the worry away when your child is travelling alone by ensuring they have cover and giving you peace of mind at a cheap rate with our child only travel insurance available with Bronze, Silver, Gold or Platinumlevels of cover depending on their needs. Be sure that all insured children aged 17 and under are accompanied to their departure point by a responsible adult.

Choosing the right travel insurance at the cheapest price

When it comes to travel insurance, it can be tempting to just book the very cheapest policy you can find and then forget about the whole thing. We would like to let you know there are many insurers out there offering travel insurance policies at extremely low prices. However, there are a few things you should look out for when choosing a cheaper holiday insurance policy ...


Cheap holiday destinations

If you have enjoyed reading about cheap travel insurance, check out a few of our many destination pages to help you pick an exciting and great value place to explore. Just remember to book your cheap travel insurance so that you're covered before jetting off:

Frequently asked questions

call experts

If you are unsure about anything, you can contact us on 0800 316 0104, quoting WY992 and a member of our friendly insurance team will be happy to answer any questions you might have about our cheap travel insurance. You can either book online, or you can speak to one of our insurance experts based at our award-winning UK contact centre.


*Prices based on 1 person aged 25 with no pre-existing medical conditions, travelling to Europe excl. Spain/Cyprus/Malta from 23/06/18 until 30/06/18. Prices correct as of April 2019.

†Price based on 1 person aged 10 with no pre-existing medical conditions, travelling to Europe excl. Spain/Cyprus/Malta from 23/06/18 until 30/06/18. Price correct as of April 2019.

Holiday Extras Ltd is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Registered address: Ashford Road, Newingreen, Kent CT21 4JF. Company number 01693250.

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.