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Sainsbury's Travel Insurance

With our travel insurance you can enjoy your holiday knowing that you are covered if the unexpected happens.

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Flexible Travel Insurance to suit you and your travel insurance needs.

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Single trip

Single trip cover is great if you're planning a once yearly trip away.

Annual trip

Annual multi-trip insurance covers you and your family for any number of trips in a year.

Travel money

Great exchange rates on all foreign currency.

Helpful guides

A range of guides to help you when you are travelling abroad and within the UK.

Extended trip

Whether you're taking off on a round the world adventure or having an extended break abroad, get cover for up to one year away.

**Checks may be made to ensure that the Nectar card details provided are valid. If they are incorrect your additional discount may be removed. Discount does not apply to the part of the premium you pay to cover any pre-existing medical conditions. Sainsbury's Bank reserves the right to alter, cancel or withdraw the promotion without prior notice. Offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other promotion or coupon.

Exclusive offer

Travel Money and Travel Insurance Holiday Shop

As a way of saying thank you for choosing us, we’re giving our Travel Money customers a discount code for up to 40% off Travel Insurance online. That means when you buy any amount of Travel Money with us between 29 September and 28 November 2017, you’ll get a code for discounted Travel Insurance*. So, whether you’re still searching for the best deal or about to start packing the case, why not save yourself some time and money by getting your cash and cover sorted in one place with Sainsbury’s Bank.

Order your Travel Money today and all you’ll have left to do is pick up a few holiday essentials from Sainsbury’s, grab your sunglasses and you’re off!

Got your discount code?

Already have your promotional code? Get a Travel Insurance quote online and pop in your code before 28 November 2017 to enjoy discounted Travel Insurance. Once you’re covered, you can jet off to anywhere that takes your fancy – Barcelona, Berlin or maybe Barbados? The world is your oyster.

Underwritten by Cigna Europe Insurance Company S.A-N.V.


*Offer only applies to Travel Money purchased instore, online or by phone and includes home delivery or collection from Sainsbury’s Bank Travel Money bureaux between 29/09/17 and 28/11/17. Excludes buy back and money transfer transactions. Travel Insurance must be purchased by 28/11/17 using the discount code online. Terms, conditions and exclusions apply to all insurance policies. To qualify for Travel Insurance you need to be 16 years of age or over. Discount does not apply to any part of the premium you pay to cover any pre-existing medical conditions. Copies of the full policy wording and complaint procedure are available on request or by visiting sainsburysbank.co.uk. Offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other promotion or coupon. Sainsbury’s Bank reserves the right to alter, cancel or withdraw the offer without prior notice. 

Travel Insurance is administered by Cigna Insurance Services (Europe) Limited and underwritten by Cigna Europe Insurance Company S.A.-N.V. Cigna Insurance Services (Europe) Limited is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Cigna Europe Insurance Company S.A.-N.V. is supervised in Belgium by the National Bank of Belgium and the Financial Services and Markets Authority, and subject to limited regulation by the Financial Conduct Authority.

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Medical emergencies

If you have an emergency or need medical treatment abroad:

  • Contact Sainsbury's Travel Insurance Assistance Centre on
  • +44 (0) 208 763 3284*, at anytime.
  • Call us within 48 hours if you have to stay in a hospital, or if your medical expenses are likely to be more than £500.
  • Please have your policy number to hand when you call.

Other emergencies

If you want to make a claim, you'll need a written report from the relevant authority:

  • Theft, mugging, loss - tell the police within 24 hours and get a report and reference number from them.
  • Passport loss - contact the consulate that issued your passport.
  • Loss or damage in transit - contact the carrier e.g. your airline and request a Property Irregularity Report.
  • Travel delay - confirm the reason and length of delay with the carrier.
  • Catastrophe - obtain a written confirmation of the cause from local or national authorities.

If you need to get home

If you need to cut your trip short and want to claim additional travel expenses, contact Sainsbury’s Travel Insurance Assistance Centre on +44 (0)208 763 3284* before you make any arrangements.

Claiming expenses

You’ll need medical certificates showing the nature of the injury or sickness. You may need to pay for this.

Once you get home

Please contact our Claims team on 0330 100 9524* to get a claims form. They are available 8am-8pm Monday to Friday.

Any medical bills that you don't pay can be referred to:

Sainsbury’s Travel Insurance Centre
PO Box 500
1 Drake Circus
Plymouth
PL1 1QH

Don’t forget to keep your receipts, or we won’t be able to consider your claim.

Where can I get information and advice on the country I intend to visit?

In addition to the advice you can receive as a policyholder from the Sainsbury's 24-hour Travel Insurance Help Line, the Foreign and Commonwealth Office  website offers a wealth of travel advice and tips, and up-to-date, country-specific information.

*Telephone calls may be recorded for security purposes and monitored under our quality control procedures.

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**Checks may be made to ensure that the Nectar card details provided are valid. If they are incorrect your additional discount may be removed. Discount does not apply to the part of the premium you pay to cover any pre-existing medical conditions. Sainsbury's Bank reserves the right to alter, cancel or withdraw the promotion without prior notice. Offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other promotion or coupon.

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Annual Multi Trip

If you have places to go and people to see, the annual multi-trip insurance covers you and your family for any number of trips in a year - up to 60 days per trip.

Single Trip

The single trip cover is great if you're planning a once yearly trip away with the family, friends or someone special. Or perhaps just as a treat for yourself!

Extended Trip

Whether you're taking off on a round the world adventure, or having an extended break to catch up with family and friends abroad, get the cover you need for up to one full year away.

Length of cover

Up to 60 days per trip

Up to 59 days

Up to 365 days

Eldest traveller

Up to 80*

No upper age limit

Up to 40

Youngest traveller

0

0

16

Nectar discount

25%**

25%**

25%**

Non Nectar discount

20%**

20%**

20%**

Medical expenses and repatriation expenses

Standard cover - up to £10 million
Basics cover - up to £2.5 million

Standard cover - up to £10 million
Basics cover - up to £2.5 million

Up to £5 million

Cancellation (optional on Single Trip and Annual Trip)

Standard cover - up to £5,000
Basics cover - up to £2,500

Standard cover - up to £5,000
Basics cover - up to £2,500

Up to £2,500


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* Maximum age for trips to USA, Canada, Mexico, Caribbean, China, Hong Kong and Singapore is 65.  If you have passed the maximum age for the policy you require, an alternative single trip policy may still be available. Please call 0800 316 1453 to discuss your requirements.

**Customers will receive a 20% online discount as standard. To achieve the maximum discount of 25% when applying online, please quote T1738 and a valid Nectar card number. Discount does not apply to any part of the premium you pay to cover any pre-existing medical conditions. Sainsbury's Bank reserves the right to alter, cancel or withdraw the promotion without prior notice. Offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other promotion or coupon.

Helpful Guides

Helpful Guides

A range of tools and guides to help you when you are travelling abroad and within the UK.

Dealing with flight disruption

Missed flights

Delayed flights 

Cancelled flights

Airline insolvency

Foreign travel advice - Check for any travel risks before you go. The Foreign and Commonwealth Office provides advice for anyone going overseas.

Losing important documents abroad

European Health Insurance Card (EHIC)

Guide to Air Passenger Duty - A guide to APD, what it is, who it applies to, and how it affects you. 

Guide to flying with children

**Checks may be made to ensure that the Nectar card details provided are valid. If they are incorrect your additional discount may be removed. Discount does not apply to the part of the premium you pay to cover any pre-existing medical conditions. Sainsbury's Bank reserves the right to alter, cancel or withdraw the promotion without prior notice. Offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other promotion or coupon.