You might think Travel Insurance is not worth the money and hassle. Well, you couldn’t be more wrong. It's essential and could save you time, stress and a lot of money if you have a mishap while away. When you plan a holiday, you are likely to buy plane tickets, book accommodation and start planning what to pack. The best time to buy your travel insurance is when you first pay for any of your trip, even just the deposit. That way you will be covered if you have to cancel due an emergency before your trip.
Whether you’re heading for the beach or planning a ski trip, or simply visiting relatives abroad, holidays should be about relaxing and enjoying life. That’s why having Travel Insurance is essential to give you that peace of mind and eliminate unnecessary stress and expense.
We compared Globelink’s Travel Insurance with that offered by other companies to help you decide which suits you best. Below are our findings on Marks and Spencer Travel Insurance.
Their policies are underwritten by AXA Insurance UK plc and eligibility is restricted to people permanently residing in the UK. Whereas Globelink policies can be purchased by anyone currently living in the UK or anywhere in the EU. Also Marks and Spencer Travel Insurance requires all trips to start and end in the UK. Globelink cover trips starting anywhere in the EU and also cover one way trips.
If we compare the prices for a Single trip policy for a 30 year-old individual travelling to France for 5 days, Globelink travel insurance will cost you £ while Marks and Spencer travel insurance will cost you £22.16.
|Marks and Spencer Travel Insurance||Globelink Travel Insurance|
|Policies offered||Single trip, Annual multi-trip||
Single Trip, Annual Multi-Trip, Backpackers, Already Travelling Policy
Residency eligibility requirements
UK residents only
|All UK and EU residents, plus Australian, New Zealand and South African passport holders currently living in the UK or EU|
|Post Departure / ALready Travelled Cover||No||Yes|
|Personal Belongings||No||Included as standard on all but Economy policies.|
To compare travel insurance quotes by various key providers please use the list below:
We have temporarily stopped selling new policies while we implement important changes to secure continued Covid-19 medical cover for customers, both before and after Brexit.
NEW POLICIES: If your trip hasn’t started, you can buy alternative Travel Insurance from our affiliate partners by CLICKING HERE for transfer to their website.
AMENDING EXISTING POLICIES: Extend your SINGLE TRIP POLICY by contacting us BEFORE your policy expires so you have continual cover.
EXISTING POLICIES: You can AMEND an existing policy by contacting us. Otherwise you don’t need to take any action. Your policy remains valid and in place until it’s expiry date.
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