Columbus Direct travel insurance


Columbus Direct is a leading travel insurance specialist which was established in 1988 and has a history of innovation in the industry, including being the first company to sell travel insurance direct to the consumer in the UK. Over the last decade, more than 12 million customers have trusted Columbus Direct with their insurance needs. Columbus has won multiple awards including 13 Which? Best Buy awards, the ITIJ Travel Insurance Intermediary of the year, The Best Customer Focus Award from the Best Business awards, Best Internet Travel Insurance provider from Your Money Direct and also the Best Travel Insurance Provider award from the Personal Finance Awards. 

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Single Trip cover starts from as little as £2.99 for a weekend trip and if you travel more than once a year, Annual Multi-Trip cover starts from £28.14. If you are a winter sports enthusiast then Ski cover starts from £8.  The key benefits you will enjoy with Columbus:

* FREE airport lounge access if your flight is delayed for more than an hour

* Up to £10m cover for medical costs with our Super policies

* High levels of baggage and cancellation cover available

* Ash Cloud cover available as an optional extra

* Scheduled Airline failure included as standard

* Flexible cover