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Get full comprehensive travel insurance as an over 70, with policies starting from just *

Travel insurance for the over 70's

Booking holiday insurance for over 70s is now easier and more affordable than ever. The booking process for our travel insurance is refreshingly simple, so you receive comprehensive cover. Whether this is your first trip of the year, or you're a regular traveller, all of our policies support over 100 sports and activities.

Finding affordable over 70s holiday insurance

You'll be pleased to know that with Holiday Extras travel insurance there's no upper age limit*, meaning as an over-70 you can enjoy fully comprehensive protection. We understand that our customers want appropriate medical protection, so we cover most medical conditions, and claims of up to £10 million *exclusions apply. If your trip is cancelled we can reimburse up to £10,000 of the cost, and any lost baggage can be covered up to the value of £2,000.

Cheap over 70's holiday insurance to global destinations

Both non-medical and medical cover policies are available. All medical conditions will be considered.

Baggage cover
Cancellation cover
Medical cover
£5 million
£10 million
£10 million
£10 million
Excess charge
Personal money, Passport,gadget & wedding cover

Our cruise cover can cover everyone in your party. Our helpline is here to provide support throughout the process, and our personal liability cover is reassuringly high - up to £2 million.

How do I book travel insurance for over 70s?

The booking process with Holiday Extras is designed to be simple and stress free. It's also quick - you can book from the comfort of your home and over the phone by placing a call to our friendly, UK based team. Our booking procedure is discreet, and we'll provide you with a single, unambiguous cost once it's complete, so that you understand exactly what's covered.

How much cover should I go for?

Our over 70 travel insurance policies are flexible, so you can get as much cover as you need. No two policies are the same, and it's important to ensure that you're getting the most appropriate cover as well as a great price. We'll help you to fully understand the cover that you're getting - whether you opt for a single trip or an annual policy. If you decide that you have chosen the wrong scheme, we'll refund your premium in full within 14 days of purchase providing you have not already travelled, made a claim or intend to make a claim.

Travelling with a medical condition?

If you are suffering with any medical conditions listed below or any others that may impact on your travels, it is important you let us know. Please go to our pre-existing conditions page for more information.

To declare your condition, you can do so either online or via our UK call centre team.

Top travelling tips for people over 70

  • If you aren't a regular traveller it's important to ensure that your passport is up to date, and that you have obtained visas from all necessary embassies.
  • If you are worried about the cost of contacting friends and family whilst abroad, get in touch with your phone provider to learn about the international tariffs relevant to your trip.

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.