Single Trip Travel Insurance

  • Best if you are only taking one holiday or a short trip to one destination
  • 24/7 medical emergency helpline – we’re there if you need us
  • Available to travellers aged up to 89
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Single Trip Travel Insurance

What is Single Trip Travel Insurance?

Single Trip Travel Insurance is designed for people travelling independently or on a package holiday with a maximum trip duration of up to 15 months, depending on age. Globelink travel insurance policies for a Single Trip are available to people who are living in UK, EU, and EEA countries including Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway.

The cheapest single trip policy is £ (based on 1 adult aged up to 50 travelling in Europe for up to 5 days).

Single Trip Travel Insurance Key Benefits

  • Get exactly what you need
  • No hidden costs
  • Single trip policies for people aged up to 89
  • Large number of pre-existing medical conditions that are covered for free
  • Cover for Aussies, Kiwis and Saffas
  • We help you to customise your travel insurance policy, so it suits all your needs
  • Purchasing Travel Insurance takes less than 1 minute

Attention! The European Health Insurance Card (EHIC) / Global Health Insurance Card (GHIC) provides some emergency healthcare within the EU, but it does not cover Repatriation costs, or a doctor or nurse escort home; nor lost or stolen property. You need Travel Insurance for that.


Planning a Trip? Pack your Travel Insurance!

Whether you’re planning a Staycation weekend away, going on a business to Rome, taking a family holiday to Cyprus, or thinking of a romantic getaway to Paris, don’t overlook your travel insurance. This may not be the most exciting part of travel preparation, neither is it the first thing you might think of when getting ready for a trip but it is no less important than your passport and travel arrangements. An unforeseen mishap abroad could cost you thousands – so don’t leave home without Travel Insurance.

Economy Single Trip Insurance

The most cost effective policy for budget travellers.

from £21.83

Regular Single Trip Insurance

Regular stay policy is best if you only take one holiday or are only travelling to one destination.

from £25.67

Comprehensive Single Trip Insurance

Offers the most benefits and extra options for trips up to 15 months.

from £29.65

STAYCATION Single Trip Insurance

Best if you’re holidaying in your own country.

from £6.85

Winter Sports Cover

Struggling to find winter sports travel insurance? Our policies cover travellers of up to 70 years old going on ski holidays in any part of the world.

from £58.96

Globetrekkers Standard Cover

Don`t just travel on budget, get insured on budget too! Ideal for people aged under 51.

from £60.01

Globetrekkers Standard Plus Cover

Gives you the essential backpacker cover plus protects your Baggage, Money, Passport etc.

from £70.61

Frequently Asked Questions

What does Single Trip travel insurance cover?

It depends on which Single Trip travel insurance option you choose (Economy, Regular, Comprehensive). Maximum trip duration is 15 months depending on age, over 50 pre-existing medical conditions; cancellation or curtailment; emergency medical expenses and missed departure are covered on all single trip policies.

When should Single Trip travel insurance start?

Experts say you should buy your insurance as soon as you pay for any part of your trip, so that you are covered for Cancellation risks. Single Trip travel insurance should cover your entire trip, starting from the day you leave your country of residence and including the day you arrive back in that same country. You can buy up to 12 months ahead of the date you travel.

How much is Single Trip travel insurance?

This depend on a number of factors including the cover type you select; where you are travelling; how long for; and your age. For instance, travel to Europe up age 65yrs - Economy cover costs from £ (up to 5 days), Regular cover from £ (up to 5 days), Comprehensive from £ (up to 8 days).

How does Single Trip travel insurance work?

Single Trip travel insurance covers you for that particular trip based on the cover level you have chosen. If you need emergency medical assistance while on your trip, there is a 24/365 Emergency Assistance Service to help. Or if you need to make a claim once you are home, you can contact the claims handler all directly from the Globelink website.

Does the policy cover dental treatment?

Single Trip policies cover emergency dental treatment for the relief of pain as standard.

Expect the unexpected – How to get covered?

Depending on the level of cover you opt for, Globelink Single Trip travel insurance policies can cover your trip cancellation or curtailment, lost or stolen baggage, personal money, passport and documents, missed departure, emergency medical expenses and repatriation, highjack, mugging, catastrophe, winter sports equipment, scheduled airline failure and many more travel mishaps. Save yourself the trouble and cost and prepare for a worry-free trip in advance.

What Adventure Activities and hazardous pursuits are covered?

Trying bungee jumping, white water rafting or windsurfing? These and many more adventure activities are covered by Globelink Single Trip travel insurance policies for free. And if you’re looking to try different activities or pastimes, check Category 3 and Category 4 activities that can be easily added to your standard policy.

When do you need Single Trip travel insurance?

You should buy travel insurance whenever you travel abroad. Any of the six policies we provide could be suitable for you depending on your trip requirements and the level of benefits you need. Single Trip Insurance is best if you’re only going abroad once a year and don’t plan other trips within twelve months.

Alternatively, opt for Globelink Annual Multi-Trip policy to save money if you travel more than twice per year.

How to protect your gadgets?

It’s hardly possible to imagine going for a trip without a smartphone, laptop and/or a camera. But it’s easy to accidentally get it damaged, lost or stolen which could eventually cost more than the trip itself. With an Extra Cover for Valuables you can travel with peace of mind knowing your audio, computer, photographic, telephone or video device is protected.

Does cover apply before you travel?

Single Trip travel insurance protects you from the day you purchase as well as while you are on your trip. Which means you are covered for possible trip cancellation for reasons covered under the policy such as ilness, accidents, redundancy.

Are Australia, New Zealand or South Africa passport holders covered?

Single Trip travel insurance policies are available for you if you are an Australia, New Zealand or South Africa passport holder currently living in the UK.

Still have questions?

Globelink team will assist solving any of your questions over the phone 00 44 (0) 1353 699082.

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