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Student Travel Insurance

Whether your heading off to Europe or Worldwide, provides excellent gap year travel insurance covering all sorts of unexpected events so you get comprehensive cover for a great price.

  • free kids on family policies
  • up to £10m medical emergency and £5,000 cancellation
  • trips up to 365 days

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Standard £15.78

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Europe: Include cover for these countries?

  • Balearics
  • Canary Islands
  • Cyprus
  • Greece
  • Greek Islands
  • Malta
  • Spain
  • Switzerland
  • Turkey

These countries included

These countries excluded

Please note: You will not be covered for holiday cancellation until your policy start date. Choose today’s date if you want cover as soon as possible.

Student Travel Insurance

Whether you are taking a gap year from your studies or volunteering it's an ideal time to see, travel and explore the world. There are many routes to explore and indeed a plethora of travel methods to choose between; air, sea, train and coach. When deliberating whether you have packed everything and are ready to set off on your new adventure, you may be tempted to ask, 'Do I need travel insurance?'.

It is always wise for all students who are travelling to foreign and unknown lands to be protected with student travel insurance and know that help is available just in case the unexpected were to occur.

Many students every year decide to travel the world and adding insurance to the 'NEED' list will not cost the earth as low cost cover is available to students. With a potentially wonderful and unforgettable experience ahead of you, student travel insurance will give all students the peace of mind to concentrate and enjoy the journey and exploration ahead of them. The cheap backpacker travel insurance will be suited to many and is tailor-made to offer the most appropriate insurance cover.


Below are listed some of the benefits of having student travel insurance whilst travelling abroad:

• our insurance cover is perfect for students looking to take a gap year

• it provides cover for students who are travelling or volunteering

• cover for up to the age of 45

• available for up to 365 days on a single trip

• £7,500,000 Medical Emergency & Repatriation

• £1,500 Lost, Stolen and/or Damaged Possessions

• £2,000 Cancellation, Curtailment and Trip Interruption

• 24 Hour Emergency Assistance Helpline


It is paramount for all families that their loved ones are protected whilst travelling abroad and student travel insurance will provide the reassurance that help is easily available if required. The answer to 'Do I need travel insurance ?', is a resounding yes!

Your student travel insurance policy is underwritten by Ageas Insurance Limited, one of the UK’s most experienced travel insurers.  Ageas Insurance Limited is a market leader who handles claims promptly and fairly.