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Over 65s Travel Insurance

Travel Insurance Over 65

Compare Travel Insurance Policies covering the over 65s - Quotes are available both online and over the phone.


Prefer to talk? Firms quoting on the phone or online

JustTravelCover.com
  • No Age Limit Travel Insurance Comparison service
  • 5% voucher code (MAX5) for MoneyMaxim users - use online or on phone
  • Company can suggest the best policies dependent on the severity of your condition and other medical conditions
  • Get an instant quote online or call via Freephone number 0800 542 7166 (Mon-Fri 9am-8pm, Sat 9am-4pm, Sun: 10am-4pm)
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www.JustTravelCover.com

Insurance Choice
  • Broker offering 12+ over 65 specialist insurers
  • Over 250 medical conditions covered without medical screening
  • Save time searching - speak to an expert, call 0843 227 8231 (Mon-Fri 9am-5pm, Sat 9am-1pm) or get a quote online
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www.insurancechoice.co.uk

Standard Insurers – Over 65 travel insurance (with optional medical condition cover)

Insure For Travel
  • Choice of cover options
  • Covers ages to 79 (74 for Annual policies)
  • Single trip policies to 122 days (30 days for over 70s)
  • Online screening for medical conditions
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www.insurefortravel.com

Columbus Direct
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www.columbusdirect.com

Flexicover
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www.flexicover.com

Specialist Medical Condition Insurers offering travel insurance over 65

All Clear Travel
  • No age limit on Single Trip Policies (AMT limit 65)
  • Can cover almost any pre existing medical condition, any age or any destination
  • Can cover those who have a terminal prognosis
  • Can cover travelling companions
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www.AllClearTravel.co.uk

Avanti Travel Insurance
  • Cruise cover included free
  • Covers ages to 85 (75 for annual policies)
  • Specialists in over 50's Travel Insurance
  • Online screening for pre-existingmedical conditions
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www.avantitravelinsurance.co.uk

Good to Go Travel Insurance
  • Specialist insurance for medical conditions
  • No age limit on Single Trip Policies (AMT limit 65)
  • Covers wide range of pre existing medical conditions including Mental Health, Severe & Terminal Conditions
  • Cover for those undertaking chemotherapy or radiotherapy
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www.goodtogoinsurance.com

Staysure Travel Insurance
  • Single Trip age limit 86, Annual 81 and Long Stay 76 years old
  • Over 220 pre existing medical conditions covered free
  • Travel Insurance for the over 50s with a medical condition
  • Long-stay policies, up to 550 days for under 65s
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www.staysure.co.uk

There are many people in the UK over 65 who want to travel the world. Some may feel that the medical problems they have are holding them back from going on the holiday of their dreams, other are just concerned that being over 65 means their insurance costs are likely to be very high. Even more upsetting can be the thought that older people cannot afford to visit family abroad because of expensive travel insurance premiums charged because of their age or due to an existing medical problem.

Find the best travel insurance over 65 now

The best bet is to shop around - its important to have proper cover because medical costs abroad can be very expensive and without adequate insurance cover you can end up facing financial ruin if you suffer from a health-related problem while aboard.

There are numerous and different options to help you choose the right travel insurance and if necessary get the best the existing medical travel cover available in the market today. The good thing about travelling abroad when you are fully insured, but perhaps not in the best of health, is that you can relax and unwind while away without having to worry about issues such as whether or not you are covered should something bad happen.

Tips for finding the best medical travel insurance when you are over 65

Something to bear in mind when looking for relevant travel insurance to cover you when you are over 65 or wanting to cover a specific health condition is to remember that you should always tell the truth when making an application for insurance. If you do not reveal you full state of health and make a claim on your insurance at a later date, it could be invalid and you'd be left to cover full medical and repatriation costs back to the UK.

What are the requirements for obtaining travel insurance for travel insurance over 65?

In order to make an accurate assessment of your risk, an insurance company will ask for your medical history in order to tailor the insurance to your specific case.

The price you pay for travel insurance with medical conditions can vary widely depending on the specific type of illness or circumstances.

How expensive is travel insurance for the over 65s?

Straightforward travel insurance for someone just over 65 can be very affordable although if there are significant medical problems it can be more expensive. Travel insurance for the over 65s travelling to the USA and Canada in more expensive due to the costs of medical treatment in those countries, as it can to Spain and Cyprus, when bills are amongst the highest in Europe. For a certain price, travellers with specific medical conditions will be able to travel abroad knowing that if anything happens they are covered and have an insurance company supporting them. How much it costs depends on your individual circumstances, where you are travelling to and what your health issue may be.

However, the best prices and premiums could be found simply by shopping around and comparing travel insurance with medical conditions.

Where can I purchase travel insurance for travel insurance over 65?

Travel insurance when you are over 65 can be purchased in many ways. You can even get a quote for a pre-existing medical travel insurance, or for older people's travel insurance online or over the telephone. These days there are numerous platforms available, so purchasing travel insurance when in bad health is a procedure that can be solved within minutes.

This content was last reviewed on 30/10/2012