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Single Trip Travel Insurance
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Postcard Travel Insurance offers outstanding customer service and generous levels of cover at a price you can afford. If you buy online you can save 15% against our call centre prices
  • No upper age limit
  • Cover for trips up to 94 days
  • Special discounts for family groups, single parents and couples
  • Cancellation, personal possessions, personal liability and legal expenses covered as standard
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Policy Information
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Single Trip Travel Insurance

A Postcard single trip policy is ideal for one or many people going away for up to 94 days. We offer two levels of cover, Classic and Premier and no policy excesses so that you will find a policy cover to suit your needs.

We aim to provide cover for all eventualities with our Postcard travel insurance policies.

 

  • Cover for trips up to 94 days
  • Cover for all ages – there are no upper age limits
  • Cancellation, personal possessions, personal liability and legal expenses cover as standard
  • Up to £10m emergency medical expenses covered as standard
  • Special discounts for family groups, single parents and couples
Gadgets Covered As Standard
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We're Not On Comparison Sites
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No Policy Excesses!
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Eligibility Criteria

  • You must have your main home in the united kingdom or the Channel Islands and have not spent more than six months abroad in the year before buying this policy
  • You must not have already started your trip
  • There is no upper age limit, although there may be limits of the trip duration depending on your destination
  • Cover is not provided for:
    One way trips
  • Claims due to a medical condition or illness that was known about at the time of taking out your policy or booking your trip whichever is later, unless already declared to us and accepted in writing
  • Travel to areas where the foreign and commonwealth office have advised against all but essential travel.

Cover Levels
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Cover Levels

Postcard Travel Insurance offers customers two levels of cover to suit whatever type of trip you are planning to take. Whether you choose the Classic or Premier policy, you can view all of the levels of cover we offer below.

 

What's Included
Classic
 
Policy excess
£0
If you are unable to go on your trip
Your chosen amount
If your end supplier fails before you leave home
£3,000
If your arrival at your trip destination is delayed
£300
If you miss your departure
£1,000
If you miss your connection
£1,000
If you decide to abandon your travel plans
Your chosen amount
If you need emergency medical treatment abroad
£10,000,000
If you incur additional emergency expenses abroad
£2,500
If you need to be brought home
£500,000
If you are buried or cremated abroad
£5,000
If you need to replace your prescribed medication
£500
If you are in a public hospital or confined to your trip accommodation
£1,000
If you need family support
£2,000
If you need emergency treatment in your home country
£2,000
If you have to cut your trip short
Your chosen amount
If your checked-in baggage is delayed
£250
If your valuables are lost or stolen
£1,000
If your electrical items & accessories are lost, stolen or accidentally damaged
£1,000
If your gadgets are lost or stolen
£1,000
If your gadgets are accidentally damaged
£1,000
If your accessories are accidentally lost or stolen at the same time as your gadget
£250
If your e-wallet is used fraudulently
£250
If your other possessions are lost, stolen or accidentally damaged
£3,000
If your cash is lost or stolen
£250
If you need emergency travel documents
£250
If you are held legally liable for injury or damage
£1,000,000
If you are killed, injured or disabled following an accident
£15,000
If you are the victim of a criminal assault during your trip
£2,500
If you need legal advice
£25,000
If a force majeure event occurs while you are away
£2,000
If you incur additional costs because your return to your home country is delayed
£1,000
If your end supplier fails whilst you are on your trip
£2,000
What's Included
Premier
 
Policy excess
£0
If you are unable to go on your trip
Your chosen amount
If your end supplier fails before you leave home
£7,500
If your arrival at your trip destination is delayed
£600
If you miss your departure
£1,500
If you miss your connection
£1,500
If you decide to abandon your travel plans
Your chosen amount
If you need emergency medical treatment abroad
£10,000,000
If you incur additional emergency expenses abroad
£5,000
If you need to be brought home
£500,000
If you are buried or cremated abroad
£5,000
If you need to replace your prescribed medication
£500
If you are in a public hospital or confined to your trip accommodation
£1,000
If you need family support
£2,000
If you need emergency treatment in your home country
£2,000
If you have to cut your trip short
Your chosen amount
If your checked-in baggage is delayed
£500
If your valuables are lost or stolen
£2,000
If your electrical items & accessories are lost, stolen or accidentally damaged
£2,000
If your gadgets are lost or stolen
£2,000
If your gadgets are accidentally damaged
£2,000
If your accessories are accidentally lost or stolen at the same time as your gadget
£500
If your e-wallet is used fraudulently
£500
If your other possessions are lost, stolen or accidentally damaged
£5,000
If your cash is lost or stolen
£750
If you need emergency travel documents
£500
If you are held legally liable for injury or damage
£5,000,000
If you are killed, injured or disabled following an accident
£25,000
If you are the victim of a criminal assault during your trip
£5,000
If you need legal advice
£50,000
If a force majeure event occurs while you are away
£2,000
If you incur additional costs because your return to your home country is delayed
£2,000
If your end supplier fails whilst you are on your trip
£2,000
Activity Packs

Single Trip Travel Insurance

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Below you can find an extensive list of the activities we provide cover for free of charge (listed under Standard Activities), plus the activities which will require payment of an additional premium (Options 2- 8). Please note, we also offer a winter sports extension and a sports equipment extension which offer additional cover for sports trips.

Unfortunately, we will not be able to provide cover for any activity if:

  • you do not hold the appropriate license or certificate
  • it involves manual labour
  • it is a professional event

Please Note: Whilst we can cover most activities, you will not be covered under the ‘If you are held legally liable for injury or damage’ section of the policy wording for any activity:

  • where you are in control of a motorised vehicle;
  • involving the use of a weapon;
  • involving a contact sport.

Policy Wordings

Policy Wordings

If you would like to view our policy wordings, you are able to find them here. Simply choose the correct policy type and match this up to the date that you bought your policy.

If you have any questions about the cover offered, simply contact us and we will be happy to help.

Policy WordingsPolicy Wordings
02/01/2018 - 31/12/2018
01/02/2017 - 01/01/2018
Experience the Postcard DifferenceFind Out More

Single Trip Travel Insurance

A Postcard single trip policy is ideal for one or many people going away for up to 94 days. We offer two levels of cover, Classic and Premier and no policy excesses so that you will find a policy cover to suit your needs.

We aim to provide cover for all eventualities with our Postcard travel insurance policies.

 

Gadgets Covered As Standard
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We're Not On Comparison Sites
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No Policy Excesses!
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  • Cover for trips up to 94 days
  • Cover for all ages – there are no upper age limits
  • Cancellation, personal possessions, personal liability and legal expenses cover as standard
  • Up to £10m emergency medical expenses covered as standard
  • Special discounts for family groups, single parents and couples
Get a Quote
Get a Quote
Medical Conditions Covered
Medical Conditions Covered
  • You must tell us about all medical conditions at the time you buy your policy
  • Many conditions will be covered free of charge
  • Postcard Travel Insurance does not receive commission on any additional premium that the Insurer may require to cover your medical conditions – This means you get the best price possible to ensure your peace of mind
  • Our Customer Service Staff are trained to ensure you can discuss your conditions in a sympathetic and confidential atmosphere
  • One to One screening available for more complex cases
Policy Enhancements
Policy Enhancements

It is possible to enhance the cover on our Single and Multi Trip polices.

The following extensions are currently available:

To purchase any of these extensions, simply add them on the options page of the quote process.

Medical Conditions Covered
  • You must tell us about all medical conditions at the time you buy your policy
  • Many conditions will be covered free of charge
  • Postcard Travel Insurance does not receive commission on any additional premium that the Insurer may require to cover your medical conditions – This means you get the best price possible to ensure your peace of mind
  • Our Customer Service Staff are trained to ensure you can discuss your conditions in a sympathetic and confidential atmosphere
  • One to One screening available for more complex cases
Policy Enhancements

It is possible to enhance the cover on our Single and Multi Trip polices.

The following extensions are currently available:

To purchase any of these extensions, simply add them on the options page of the quote process.

Postcard Customer Promise
  • Our policies are open and fair
  • Our policies will be easy to understand
  • If you have to make a claim, we aim to delight rather than disappoint
  • We will continue to listen to our customers and improve our Postcard Promise
  • All Claims settled within 48 (working) hours
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Service at Affordable Prices"
Postcard Customer Promise
Key Benefits as Standard
No policy excesses!
No policy excesses!
Cancellation Cover for anything beyond your control
Cancellation Cover for anything beyond your control
Over 100+ Sports / Activities covered as standard
Over 100+ Sports / Activities covered as standard
No deduction for wear & tear for personal possessions
No deduction for wear & tear for personal possessions
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Buying with Postcard
15% Online Discount
15% Online Discount
14 Day Cooling Off Period
14 Day Cooling Off Period
Cover for Medical Conditions
Cover for Medical Conditions
24/7 Emergency Medical Assistance
24/7 Emergency Medical Assistance
UK Based Customer Service
UK Based Customer Service

Eligibility Criteria

  • You must have your main home in the united kingdom or the Channel Islands and have not spent more than six months abroad in the year before buying this policy
  • You must not have already started your trip
  • There is no upper age limit, although there may be limits of the trip duration depending on your destination
  • Cover is not provided for:
    One way trips
  • Claims due to a medical condition or illness that was known about at the time of taking out your policy or booking your trip whichever is later, unless already declared to us and accepted in writing
  • Travel to areas where the foreign and commonwealth office have advised against all but essential travel.

Cover Levels

Experience the Postcard DifferenceFind Out More

Postcard Travel Insurance offers customers two levels of cover to suit whatever type of trip you are planning to take. Whether you choose the Classic or Premier policy, you can view all of the levels of cover we offer below.

 

What's Included
Classic
Premier
Policy excess
£0
£0
If you are unable to go on your trip
Your chosen amount
Your chosen amount
If your end supplier fails before you leave home
£3,000
£7,500
If your arrival at your trip destination is delayed
£300
£600
If you miss your departure
£1,000
£1,500
If you miss your connection
£1,000
£1,500
If you decide to abandon your travel plans
Your chosen amount
Your chosen amount
If you need emergency medical treatment abroad
£10,000,000
£10,000,000
If you incur additional emergency expenses abroad
£2,500
£5,000
If you need to be brought home
£500,000
£500,000
If you are buried or cremated abroad
£5,000
£5,000
If you need to replace your prescribed medication
£500
£500
If you are in a public hospital or confined to your trip accommodation
£1,000
£1,000
If you need family support
£2,000
£2,000
If you need emergency treatment in your home country
£2,000
£2,000
If you have to cut your trip short
Your chosen amount
Your chosen amount
If your checked-in baggage is delayed
£250
£500
If your valuables are lost or stolen
£1,000
£2,000
If your electrical items & accessories are lost, stolen or accidentally damaged
£1,000
£2,000
If your gadgets are lost or stolen
£1,000
£2,000
If your gadgets are accidentally damaged
£1,000
£2,000
If your accessories are accidentally lost or stolen at the same time as your gadget
£250
£500
If your e-wallet is used fraudulently
£250
£500
If your other possessions are lost, stolen or accidentally damaged
£3,000
£5,000
If your cash is lost or stolen
£250
£750
If you need emergency travel documents
£250
£500
If you are held legally liable for injury or damage
£1,000,000
£5,000,000
If you are killed, injured or disabled following an accident
£15,000
£25,000
If you are the victim of a criminal assault during your trip
£2,500
£5,000
If you need legal advice
£25,000
£50,000
If a force majeure event occurs while you are away
£2,000
£2,000
If you incur additional costs because your return to your home country is delayed
£1,000
£2,000
If your end supplier fails whilst you are on your trip
£2,000
£2,000

Activity Packs

Experience the Postcard DifferenceFind Out More

Below you can find an extensive list of the activities we provide cover for free of charge (listed under Standard Activities), plus the activities which will require payment of an additional premium (Options 2- 8). Please note, we also offer a winter sports extension and a sports equipment extension which offer additional cover for sports trips.

Unfortunately, we will not be able to provide cover for any activity if:

  • you do not hold the appropriate license or certificate
  • it involves manual labour
  • it is a professional event

Please Note: Whilst we can cover most activities, you will not be covered under the ‘If you are held legally liable for injury or damage’ section of the policy wording for any activity:

  • where you are in control of a motorised vehicle;
  • involving the use of a weapon;
  • involving a contact sport.

Policy Wordings

If you would like to view our policy wordings, you are able to find them here. Simply choose the correct policy type and match this up to the date that you bought your policy.

If you have any questions about the cover offered, simply contact us and we will be happy to help.


Policy WordingsPolicy Wordings
02/01/2018 - 31/12/2018
01/02/2017 - 01/01/2018
*15% online discount is applied to all online purchases compared to our Customer Service Centre pricing.
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