Travel insurance

Don’t forget to pack your travel insurance to enjoy your holiday to the full

Why Zurich Travel insurance?

While everyone takes different approaches to travelling, we all want our holidays to be a happy experience. So, whether you visit
Tanzania by train, Cannes by car or Peru by plane, it makes sense to protect each and every journey.

24 hour emergency medical assistance helpline

We cover loss of money or traveller’s cheques

Cover for trip cancellation or cutting a trip short

Cover for theft or loss/damage to your baggage while on holiday

Basic cover

Simple and effective, take a look at what you can get with our Basic cover.


Emergency medical expenses  £10,000,000
Cancelling or cutting short a trip  £1,000
Theft, loss or damage of baggage  £1,000

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Standard cover

Need a little more security? Have a look at our Standard cover.


Emergency medical expenses  £10,000,000
Cancelling or cutting short a trip  £5,000
Theft, loss or damage of baggage  £1,500

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Extra cover

For comprehensive travel insurance, look no further than our Extra cover.


Emergency medical expenses  £10,000,000
Cancelling or cutting short a trip  £7,500
Theft, loss or damage of baggage  £2,500

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Tailor your cover

Add these optional extras to your policy

Winter sports cover

Add this cover to extend your insurance for a winter sports trip. Choose between Standard winter sports cover for up to 22 days or Extra winter sports lasting up to 31 days. Both provide cover for loss, theft, equipment damage, piste closure, avalanche delay and loss of ski pass.

The following activities are covered:

  • Cross country skiing *1 
  • Dry slope skiing Glacier walking *2 
  • Husky sledge driving/passenger *3 
  • Indoor skiing/snowboarding Skiing and mono-skiing*1 
  • Sledging 
  • Sledging (as a passenger) pulled by a horse, dog, reindeer 
  • Sleigh rides (as a passenger) Snowboarding *1 
  • Snowmobiling *
  • Snow shoe walking Tobogganing 

*1 If off piste must be accompanied by qualified guide in areas considered safe by resort management 

*2 Accompanied by qualified guide 

*3 No racing or mushing. No personal liability cover 

*4 Guided tours only. No personal liability cover

Business travel cover

Add this cover to extend your insurance to cover a business trip and also provide additional cover for your business equipment for loss, theft, damage and the hire of essential replacements. You're also covered for business money and travel costs for a replacement employee.

Golf cover

Covers your golf equipment for loss, theft, damage and the hire of replacements. Also covers green fees and buggy hire if you've booked a round but can't play.

Cruise cover

Add this cover to extend your insurance to cover a cruise holiday and also to cover additional baggage, prepaid excursions/activities and cabin confinement.

You can add any of these optional extras to your plan at any point after you’ve taken out a policy with us. If you would like to purchase or add an optional extra to your existing policy, please call us on: 0800 408 0991

If you will be taking part in winter sports, participating in a cruise or going abroad on business, there will be no cover under any section of this policy unless you purchase the relevant optional cover for your trip.