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Columbus Direct is rated 4 / 5 based on 9249 Trustpilot reviews. Trustpilot

Recommended insurance company

Easy process and clear policy. Have not had to make a claim yet but in my dealings with this company so far I have recei… read more

5

Louise

23/01/2019

Plans for your needs

It is a good and reliable company. I Recommend it read more

5

Rossella

23/01/2019

my flight was delayed by over 3 hours…

my flight was delayed by over 3 hours and columbus provided me with an access key to an airport lounge which made the wa… read more

5

john hawthorn

23/01/2019

Decent product, good service

Decent product, good service read more

4

Neil Wilson

22/01/2019

great and easy service

great and easy service read more

4

Zara Cardale

17/01/2019

Great value Travel Insurance tailored for you

Babylon

Why Columbus Direct?

  • FREE airport lounge access if your flight is delayed for more than 1 hour
  • FREE 5 days unlimited global Wi-Fi access. Including access to global SOS travel alerts
  • FREE health information and GP access 24/7 with Babylon
  • Over 150 sports and activities covered free
  • Award-winning products and services
  • Over 15 million customers since 1988
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Award Winning Insurance 

Columbus have been covering travellers for 30 years, with a wide range of policies available, no matter what you want to do, wherever you are in the world, we’ll look after you.

Whether you’re travelling for work and need business travel insurance, off for some fun on the slopes and require winter sports cover, or just heading off to soak up the sun, Columbus will ensure you’re covered. So pack your bags, deliver a killer presentation, find that fresh powder or bag the perfect sun lounger, there’s an adventure waiting, and we’ve got a policy for you!

However, it’s not just all about you - our family travel insurance and group cover also looks after your loved ones and friends, so you’re able to travel with peace of mind. Our flexible policies mean you’re free to explore and be adventurous, because it’s your world, so enjoy it!

Our world is full of beautiful countries, and each country has their fair share of equally beautiful cities. So whether you’re travelling near, and only require European travel insurance, or ticking off cities a little bit further afield, Worldwide travel insurance is there for you too.

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Discounts do not apply to any additional medical conditions or policy options requiring an additional premium payment.

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