Travel Insurance for Over 74s

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Simply because you're a senior citizen, doesn't mean you shouldn't travel. Essential Travel is a trading name of Holiday Extras with limited policy offerings. If you are over the age of 74 you may get insurance cover. For more inormation view our over 75s page.

* If you are between 66 and 74, please see our Over 65s travel insurance page for competitive and comprehensive cover.

Tailored Over 74 Policies

Holiday Extras can provide cover for customers over 74, providing single trip and annual multi-trip cover.

Comprehensive Cover

Here are some benefits with Holiday Extra's Travel Insurance cover:

Cover (up to) Single Trip Multi Trip
Emergency medical expenses £10 million £10 million
Repatriation to your home country Included Included
Cancellation & Curtailment £5,000 £5,000
Baggage up to £2,000 up to £2,000
Lost passport £500 £500
Personal Money £500 £500

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Medical Conditions

UK, Europe and Worldwide

Medical Emergencies

Baggage Cover

24/7 Emergency Helpline

Single, Annual and Backpacker

Medical Conditions

Holiday Extras cover is ideal for travellers aged 74 years and above by providing medical travel insurance with extra cover offered for pre-existing medical conditions and disabilities.

The pre-existing conditions covered include:

and many more.

24 Hour Assistance

With Holiday Extras' over 74's travel insurance, you'll never be far from assistance with the 24-hour medical emergency helpline service.

During the Holiday Extras quote engine you:

Annual Multi Trip Travel Insurance

Annual Multi Trip Travel Insurance

Annual Multi Trip Travel Insurance is the ideal option for those who want comprehensive cover for all their trips this year, even those last minute adventures abroad.

Backpacker Insurance

Backpacker Insurance

Our Backpacker Travel Insurance can cover 2 years continual travel, including working and volunteering as well as medical, cancellation and baggage cover.

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Sports Insurance

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Essential Travel is a trading name of Holiday Extras Cover Ltd. Holiday Extras Cover Ltd is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and is registered in England and Wales. Registered address: Ashford Road, Newingreen, Kent CT21 4JF. Company number 05058680.

Holiday Extras Cover Ltd is underwritten by Travel Insurance Facilities plc which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Registered address 2nd Floor, 1 Tower View, Kings Hill, West Malling, Kent. ME19 4UY. Company number 03220410.