Travel Insurance Top Tips

Posted by Customer Service Team on 07 February 2017

Travel Insurance Top Tips

The team here at Travel Clinic UK have compiled a few of their top tips when looking for which travel insurance policy to take out. Make sure you choose wisely!

-          Medical Evacuation - what does your insurance say about this?

-          Winter sports – some travel insurance policies only cover you for 21 days on the slopes!

-          Trekking – does your travel insurance cover mountain rescue and air ambulance?

-          Personal property – does this include hired property?

-          Underlying health conditions

-          Emergency medication

-          Over 50? Check your cover!

-          Going on a cruise holiday? Does your policy cover medical evacuation from a cruise ship?

-          Travelling while waiting for surgery? Check the small print in your policy!

-          Does your insurance cover multi trips / multi countries?

-          What is the maximum trip duration for the policy?

-          Does your travel insurance cover car accidents?

-          Does it cover lost passports or travel documents?

-          Pre-existing medical conditions? 

-          Do you know your excess charges?

-          Are your gadgets covered? If so does this cover the price of all your gadgets?

-          Medical bills – what is the excess on your insurance? You could get hit with a huge excess bill!

For any questions regarding your travel health you can book a free consultation with one of our clinicians by going online to or phoning the customer service team on 01252 519479.