Last minute Travel Insurance

From as little as £6.83¹

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Last Minute Travel Insurance

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Holidaysafe travel insurance cover for the ever-adventurers, the play-it-safers, the sandcastle-builders, the planners, the table tennisers champions, the surfers, the sunbed snoozers, the lilo-hoggers, the duty-free shoppers and all the others too.

Left it to the last minute to buy your travel insurance? Don’t worry, you should be able get a policy to suit your needs, even if you are travelling today. Our award-winning travel insuranceɸ is the perfect travel companion. We know that deciding on the right cover can be tricky but you don’t need to compromise on the cover for competitive prices. We want you to have a safe holiday with your nearest and dearest which is what Holidaysafe is all about.

Single Trip Travel Insurance

Our flexible Single Trip travel insurance range of policies offers cover for a one-off holiday, with a duration of up to three months. Rather than paying for year-round travel insurance, you only pay for the duration of your holiday, and you can tailor your policy to suit your individual needs.

Holidaysafe offers a range of cover from basic but essential levels of cover, to a more enhanced level of insurance, and all with competitive prices to match.

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What Does Our Single Trip Travel Insurance Include?

  • Featured in the Which Best Rate tables for 10+ yearsⱽ
  • Cover for single trips up to 94 days (depending on age and location) – If you’re planning a longer trip, why not check out our Backpacker & Longstay range of policies? Or, if you’re going on multiple trips, why not check out our range of Annual Multi Trip policies?
  • Cover for cancellation, medical emergencies, personal belongings, cash and travel documents cover plus much more
  • Cover for UK, European and Worldwide trips available
  • Discounts for couples
  • No upper age limits (depending on your destination and duration of choice)
  • Multiple levels of cover and extensions, so you can tailor your policy to suit your needs
  • To find out more benefits of our travel insurance, read our dedicated travel insurance benefits page
Holidaysafe has been rated 4.6 out of 5 based on over 17,000 customer reviews on Trustpilot.

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Single Trip Information

Depending on your holiday arrangements this year, you may find our Single Trip travel insurance is ideal for those one-off trips such as your annual holiday or visiting friends and relatives. We have several types of single trip products, so you are sure to find one to suit your needs. To help you decide which is right for you, please take a look at the options listed below.

This policy offers good basic cover for a competitive price and is suitable for those of you who wish to have a basic level of protection without the high price tag. Our standard policy offers a range of benefits but with lower sums insured, ideal for the family package holiday.

For those of you that want the peace of mind of a higher level of protection, look no further than our Premier policy. This product offers higher sums insured.

Premier Plus
The Premier Plus policy offers all the cover you would expect from superior travel insurance. This policy has the same range of benefits as the Premier but with higher sums insured and a lower £40 policy excess.

If you’re looking for our highest levels of cover, our brand new Premier Platinum Policy has been designed for people who want an exceptional level of protection whilst abroad for affordable prices. Premier Platinum offers our highest level of cover, whilst keeping competitive prices, and absolutely NO standard policy excess2.


What is the age limit on Single Trip policies?
Our Single Trip policies have no upper age limits, so we can provide cover for anyone 80+ subject to medical screening and their destination of choice.

Do the sums insured benefit the whole group or each person?
The sums insured apply to each individual person covered by the policy.

What do you define as a medical condition?
Holidaysafe defines a Medical Condition as any serious or recurring medical condition which has been previously diagnosed, investigated or treated in any way, at any time prior to buying the insurance, even if this condition is currently considered to be stable and under control.

How long in advance can I quote/purchase Single Trip Travel Insurance?
Unfortunately, we cannot quote you for more than a year in advance. Please bear this in mind before contacting us as we don’t want to disappoint you. Just come back once your holiday is within the year time frame!

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Activity Packs & Extensions

Activity Cover

If you want to take part in any activities whilst on your trip abroad, you need to ensure you have the right cover.

We cover over 100 activities as standard. You can view these by simply clicking our ‘Activity Packs’ button above.

If your sport or activity does not fall into the list we have, you may be signposted to our sister company who should be able to cover you.

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We offer a range of extensions on our Single Trip policies, including:

Large Scale Events
Excess Waiver

To add any of these extensions to your policy, simply select them on the options page of the quote process.

Award Winning Travel Insurance

  • Featured in the Which? Best Rate tables since 2010 ⱽ
  • Finalists - 'Best Travel Insurance Provider' in the 2022 Insurance Choice Awards
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Our existing customers have used this policy for:

  • Beach Holidays
  • City Breaks
  • Adventures Abroad
  • New Experiences
  • Relaxing Retreats
  • Cultural Experiences
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Customer Reviews

Holidaysafe Insurance has been rated 4.6 / based on 18226 customer reviews
Our Rating

"I am very happy with this price, you’re very competitive. I have been with the same insurer for years but decided to shop around, and they were about double your price!"

Mrs Edgar, Devon

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“Many thanks for your excellent customer service and I will certainly  recommend and use this company again.”

Mr Smith, Hartlepool

Ɨ Please note, Holidaysafe’s online price automatically includes a 15% online discount against our Customer Service Centre prices. This is discounted from our core policy price before you add any additional cost of optional extensions or additional medical premium.

ƗThe discount code “HSSAVE” offers you a 20% discount made up of our automatic 15% online discount price and an additional 5% discount against our Customer Service Centre prices. This is discounted from our core policy price before you add any additional cost of optional extensions or additional medical premium.

¹ Pricing based on a 35-year-old travelling to ‘Europe excluding Spain’ for three days, if the policy is taken out within 93 days of travelling on a Holidaysafe Standard Single Trip policy. Prices correct as of 01/12/2023

ⱽ The Which? Best Rate feature applies to Holidaysafe’s Premier cover, based on a 24-day Single Trip policy with Worldwide Excluding Mexico cover.
The table was last updated on the website on 29/08/2023 and all prices are based on the policy being taken out within 93 days of travelling.

ɸ Awards include: Finalists for ‘Best Travel Insurance Provider’ in the 2022 Insurance Choice Awards – Winner of Your Money ‘Travel Insurance Provider of the Year’, 2018.

$HolidaySafe has been rated 4.6 out of 5 (Excellent) based on over 17,000 customer reviews on Trustpilot. Based on Trustpilot data 2023.

2 The excess waiver does not apply to any increase excess applied to your declared medical conditions.