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Single Trip: For those planning only one trip in a year.
Annual:For those planning more than one trip in a year.
Gap:For longer term breaks and gap years.

Annual policies could save you time and money compared to purchasing a Single Trip policy. See our FAQs for more details.

European Cover:
The following countries are included within the definition of Europe: Albania; Andorra; Austria; Azores; Balearics; Belarus;Belgium; Bulgaria; Canary Islands; Channel Islands; Corsica; Croatia; Cyprus; Czech Republic; Denmark; Egypt; Estonia; Finland; France; Germany; Gibraltar; Greece; Hungary; Iceland; Israel; Italy; Latvia; Liechtenstein; Lithuania; Luxembourg; Madeira; Malta; Moldova; Monaco; Morocco; Netherlands; Norway; Poland; Portugal; Republic of Ireland; Romania; Russia west of the Ural Mountains; San Marino; Sardinia; Sicily; Slovak Republic; Slovenia; Spain; Sweden; Switzerland; Tunisia; Turkey; Ukraine; and the United Kingdom area*.

Worldwide Cover:
All countries worldwide including the United Kingdom area*.

Worldwide Cover excluding North America and the Caribbean:All countries worldwide including the United Kingdom area* but excluding North America and the Caribbean.

North America.
The United States of America and Canada.

The Caribbean
Anguilla; Antigua and Barbuda; Aruba; Bahamas; Barbados; Bermuda; British Virgin Islands; Cayman Islands; Cuba; Dominica; Dominican Republic; Grenada; Guadeloupe; Haiti; Jamaica; Martinique; Montserrat; Navassa Island; Netherlands Antilles; Puerto Rico; Saint Barthelemy; Saint Kitts and Nevis; Saint Lucia; Saint Martin; Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Trinidad and Tobago; Turks and Caicos Islands; the US Virgin Islands; and includes cruising in waters around these islands.

*Please refer to Important Notes about your Policy, for limitations which apply to trips solely within the United Kingdom area. This can be found under Policy Terms and Conditions.

Individual Adult

- a single traveller


- two adult travellers


- a maximum of two adults
and their children

Please note a Family policy can only have a maximum of 2 adults.


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Single Trip Travel Insurance

Multi award-winning cover from a brand you can trust

Single Trip Travel Insurance is suitable for individuals, couples and families who are taking a one-off business trip or holiday. Our Single Trip policies offer comprehensive levels of cover that include medical expenses, personal baggage loss and damage as well as cancellation cover. Single Trip cover is available for individuals up to 79 years of age for trips in Europe, and for individuals up to 69 years of age for Worldwide travel.

  Single Trip Travel Insurance
Geographical limits

Europe, Worldwide including or excluding USA, Canada and Caribbean

Maximum trip duration

93 days

Age restrictions

Up to 79 years of age inclusive on European policies and 69 years of age inclusive on Worldwide policies

Insured children ages

Up to 18 years of age

Emergency medical expenses and repatriation £10 million
Personal liability £1 million
Personal accident £10,000
Cancellation or curtailment £3,000
Independently booked
accommodation cancellation
Independently booked accommodation failure cover N/A
Baggage cover £1,500
Money cover £200
Missed departure £250
Delayed baggage £100
Compensation for travel delays £100
Personal assistance services Included
UK Travel Included
Additional options available

Winter sports


Adventure sports


Stranded traveller assistance


Golf cover


Baggage exclusion discount


Business cover


Manage excess


Cancellation exclusion


Benefits of American Express Travel Insurance

Award-winning cover at an affordable price.

You are protected against unforeseen or accidental circumstances causing you to cancel you trip (Terms and Conditions apply).

Our emergency assistance service, provided by AXA Assistance, operates 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

How it works

There are three geographical groupings of Single Trip Travel Insurance that depend on where you're travelling to: Europe including Egypt, Israel, Morocco and Tunisia; Worldwide excluding North America, Canada and the Caribbean; and Worldwide including North America, Canada and the Caribbean. Simply specify which type applies to you during the online quote process.

Do you travel more than once a year? Then find out more about our Annual Multi Trip insurance policy. It requires a one off annual payment, provides comprehensive cover throughout the whole year and could save you money.

To be eligible for our Single Trip Travel Insurance, you must be a UK resident registered with a UK doctor. If you have any pre-existing medical conditions, you will need to complete our medical health questionnaire in the online quote process, or speak to us directly on 0800 028 7573.
For more information, visit our medical conditions page.

Emergency assistance

For purchased policy holders only, call:

Telephone 0203 126 4134

24 hours a day, 365 days a year

Claims (non-emergency)

For purchased policy holders only, call:

Telephone 0203 126 4135

8am – 8pm. Monday – Friday
8am – 5pm. Saturday


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