Why buy travel insurance from World First?
When you get an online travel insurance quote and buy cover from World First you can be sure of excellent cover and first class service backed by the worldwide travel insurance specialists with over 30 years holiday, travel and insurance experience. We aim to offer excellent value deals that give you great cover whilst saving you money.
- Up to £10 million medical cover
- 24-hour multi-lingual emergency helpline with legal advice
- Quick safe and secure online travel insurance quotes and cover
- 14-day premium refund guarantee
- Cover for anything from a day to a year
- Cover for most pre existing medical conditions
- Over 75 sports included for free and upgrade options for other hazardous activities
- Specialists since 1973
Looking for a cheap travel insurance policy?
If you are looking to compare us against the plethora of cheap travel insurance you have found on the Internet, just remember that World First are specialists and provide quality cover where peace of mind for your holiday comes as standard. Comparison sites can offer some great deals, but you may not be buying the best cover, especially if you are have medical problems or are looking for over 65 travel insurance.
Please use the PDF links below for a full summary of policy cover plus the terms, conditions and exclusions of the policies we offer. Medical screening is required for all travellers needing insurance for pre-existing medical conditions. Cover and premiums are subject to acceptance. Please also read our Terms of Business.
Backpacking and gap year cover
Our backpacker travel insurance for gap year travellers automatically covers over 150 sports and activities including white water rafting, scuba diving, windsurfing and bungee jumping. And our policies can be changed if your plans change whilst you’re travelling. If things do go wrong, help is only a phone call away with our 24-hour emergency assistance service. Unfortunately, we cannot cover manual work, but can provide cover for working in restaurants, teaching, voluntary and chalet maid work.
Annual multi trip insurance
We can insure anyone up to the age of 79 on our multi trip policies and offer cheap annual travel insurance cover for trips lasting up to 31 or 62 days at a time, with further discounts for couples and families. And ski travel insurance for skiing and snowboard holidays. Plus cover for luggage loss, travel delays, personal liability, and legal fees. You name it.
Single trip cover
Whether you are planning a weekend break, a 2 week family holiday or a once in a lifetime experience in South Africa, World First can cut the cost of your single trip travel insurance premiums. It covers anything from a day to a year. Or if you are planning more than one trip and taking the whole family, then check out our annual family travel insurance policies.
For policies currently available please see the links below.
If your policy was issued previously please refer to your confirmation email or contact us for a copy of the wording issued at that time:
Economy Single & Annual Multi-Trip
Classic Single & Annual Multi-Trip
Standard Single & Annual Multi-Trip
Premier Single & Annual Multi-Trip
Superior Single & Annual Multi-Trip
Exclusive Single & Annual Multi-Trip
Backpacker & Longstay Bronze
Backpacker & Longstay Silver
Backpacker & Longstay Gold
Backpacker & Longstay Platinum