How do I get long stay travel insurance?

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All you have to do is tell us when you’re leaving and when you’re coming back and we’ll automatically add on your long stay cover to your Single Trip Travel Insurance policy. Ideal if you’re travelling the world, whether you’re backpacking across Europe, interrailing during a gap year, or spending a few months in one country.

The amount of time we can cover you for varies depending on how old you are and where you’re travelling to.

Find your age below to see how long you can travel with our long stay travel insurance:

I’m 65 or under

  • You can travel for up to 18 months (550 days) worldwide with our long stay policy.

I’m 66 to 70

  • For European destinations, you can travel up to a whole year (366 days).

If you’re travelling to Bermuda, Canada, China, Hong Kong, Mexico, Singapore, Thailand, the islands of the Caribbean and the United States of America then you can travel up to 6 months (184 days).

If you’re travelling anywhere else, you can travel up to 9 months (276 days).

I’m 71 to 75

  • For European destinations, you can travel up to a whole year (366 days).
  • If you’re travelling to Bermuda, Canada, China, Hong Kong, Mexico, Singapore, Thailand, the islands of the Caribbean and the United States of America then you can travel up to 4 months (123 days).
  • If you’re travelling elsewhere, you can travel up to 6 months (184 days).

I’m over 75

  • If you’re over 75, then you can travel the globe for up to 3 months (104 days) with our standard Single Trip policy.

Not answered your question? Take a look at our help center for what you need to know before buying a policy. 

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