over 75s travel insurance
travelling when you’re over 75 is becoming increasingly more popular as people retire later in life and wish to spend their golden years enjoy a holiday (or two). so, whether you plan to pop across to France for a few days, or travel further afield for a couple of weeks, making sure you have the right travel insurance in place for your individual needs is really important.
at albert & eddie, we pride ourselves on matching you with suitable insurance cover. plus, with nearly all of our travel insurance brands on albert & eddie considering cover for most medical conditions, as well as offering access to a 24/7 emergency medical helpline as standard, you can go on your next adventure with complete peace of mind.
what cover do over 75s policies offer through albert & eddie?
travel insurance cover for those aged over 75 is pretty much the same as your standard travel insurance policy. for example, it will include cancellation cover, personal possession protection, and cover for emergency medical expenses. what’s important to know is that many of the policies available through albert & eddie offer the option to enhance your protection with cover for Covid-19 or gadgets too.
plus, at albert & eddie , we offer a specialist medical screening tool, which allows us to get a better picture of your overall health during the quote process and match you with travel insurance policies that suit your personal needs.
all standard over 75s travel insurance policies at albert & eddie include:
- up to £10 million in case of a medical emergency, depending on the policy selected
- cancellation cover which starts as soon as you purchase on all single trip policies, and from the start date you choose on all annual multi trip policies (giving you extra peace of mind)§
- 24/7 access to an emergency medical assistance team
- over 100 sports covered as standard
- cover for UK, European and worldwide trips, providing you do not travel against the Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office’s travel advice
- plus, a wide range of add-ons that let you personalise your policy
frequently asked questions
does travel insurance include medical conditions for those over 75?
we know that it’s really common for anyone aged over 75 to have a medical condition or two, which is why albert & eddie hosts several of our specialist medical travel insurance brands and can consider cover for most medical conditions. it’s really easy to declare any medical conditions and make sure you have suitable cover in place for a trip. simply answer a few questions about your health during the quote process and we’ll match you with one of our brands that will cover your needs (or at least point you in the direction of someone else who can, if none of the albert & eddie brands are able to). in some cases, we may need a little more information, so we might ask you to give us a call to chat through your health in more detail.
can I get travel insurance if I am over 75 years old?
yes – in most cases you can still get travel insurance cover if you’re aged 75.
most of the policies available through albert & eddie can offer single trip policies to those aged up to 115 (depending on the intended trip length and location). and the majority of brands on albert & eddie will also offer multi trip policies for those aged up to 79, again, depending on where the individual is planning to travel and how long for.
just let us know a few details about you and your holiday and we’ll do our very best to match you with our brand that offers cover suitable for your trip!
do albert & eddie policies include Covid-19 protection?
yes – in most cases! most of the policies available through albert & eddie offer some form of protection against Covid-19, whether that’s cancellation cover due to isolating because of a positive Covid-19 test result, or even due to being hospitalised as a result of a Covid-19 diagnosis. there’s also the option across most travel insurance brands on albert & eddie to enhance your protection with a Covid-19 policy extension if you’d like. you can find out more information about this policy extension during the quote process.