Save 20% on Travel Insurance in our Black Friday Sale!*


Plan that long-awaited holiday today and save with our great travel offer!

Black Friday may have originated in the US to kick start Christmas shopping, however it has since made its way across the pond and it is no longer just Christmas shopping that benefits from this annual tradition, with great offers now available on a wide variety of products!

At Columbus, we’re using this opportunity to provide you with a great deal on your travel insurance, as we know your holidays are one of the most important times of the year. With travel restrictions finally lifted, now is the time to plan that long-awaited holiday - so make the most of our Black Friday discount and book your next trip today!

Tailor your insurance for your next trip by choosing from our three levels of cover; Bronze, Silver and Gold.

We offer…

  • Up to £15 million Emergency medical expenses2
  • Up to £5,000 cancellation cover2
  • Up to £2,500 baggage cover2
  • £5,000 Scheduled Airline Failure
  • Over 150 sports and activities covered for free
  • Free airport lounge access if your flight is delayed for 1 hr or more3
  • Free 5 days unlimited Global Wi-Fi access including access to global SOS travel alerts

We also understand the importance of having cover in place in respect of coronavirus (COVID-19) therefore our policies provide the following cover as standard.

Before you travel, cancellation is covered if you, a close relative or travelling companion contract coronavirus and are unable to travel provided you test positive within 14 days of the start of your trip.

During your trip, you will be covered for medical expenses and repatriation and we've also included cover for curtailment (if you need to come home early) due to you or a close relative becoming ill due to coronavirus, as well as cover for missed departure if you fail or are waiting for an unplanned health screening at your departure point.

To find out more about our COVID-19 cover click here.

NEW COVID-19 Traffic Light Cover Add-On

We’re also pleased to be able to offer extra protection through our new COVID-19 Traffic Light Cover add-on which provides peace of mind for our customers while travelling. The add-on covers specified additional costs that could be incurred, if during your trip the UK government unexpectedly moves your destination to the red list

The cover provides:

  • Up to £200 for unexpected COVID-19 tests.
  • Up to £1,000 towards the cost of quarantine accommodation outside your home upon return to the UK; or
  • The option to cut your trip short and fly home early to avoid quarantine accommodation costs before quarantine restrictions come into force.
  • Medical and repatriation costs covered if the FCDO has advised against all but essential travel to your destination provided you’re not travelling to a country on the red list.

To find out more about our COVID-19 Traffic Light Cover Add on click here. 

Tailor your policy to suit your trip

Now you know a little bit more about what our policies can offer, it’s a good time to tell you that there’s a number of additional cover options that can be added to your policy. We offer Winter Sports Cover if you can’t wait to get back on the slopes, Cruise Cover if you enjoy putting your feet up while seeing the world, Golf Insurance if you enjoy spending your free time on the golf course, or Adventure travel if you’re planning on an active get away! We also have many more options available, including Gadget cover to protect your tech while you’re away, for a full list of the cover available and to find out more just click here.

We’ve got great travel insurance deals to help you save money on your next holiday!

If you’re planning a weekend getaway in Europe, a trip to the slopes, or you prefer annual cover to give you protection for all your trips. Whatever your holiday plans, our travel insurance allows you peace of mind whilst you're away, giving you the freedom to make the most of your trip!

Not only do we want you to be able to enjoy your travels with maximum protection, this Black Friday, we’re also offering 20%1 off our travel insurance policies. So what are you waiting for, get your quote today!

Terms and Conditions:

(1)(*) Offer available until 11.59pm on Monday 29th November 2021. Discounts do not apply to Columbus Direct products purchased through third parties. This offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer, discount or promotion.

(2) Benefits shown are for Gold policies.

(3) The policyholder can register both themselves and up to four additional travelling companions for Columbus Direct’s Airport Delay service. They will then be eligible to receive free airport lounge access in the event a delay of one or more hours is announced for your flight. View terms and conditions here.