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Barclays Travel Insurance: Call us first

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We’re here to help

From the back streets of Goa to the beaches of Marbella, we're here to guide you to the right treatment if you need medical help while you're abroad.

Don’t take any chances

Call us first and let us help you with:

  • Local knowledge of medical facilities that meet normal UK standards
  • Multilingual staff available 24/7 to speak directly to local medics
  • Payment to hospitals/clinics. These can be made directly so you're not left out of pocket while you're out of the country

Please note that any medical claims that are not reported and authorised may not be covered.

For emergencies:
If you are taken by ambulance to a hospital following an emergency call, you or a companion should call us as soon as possible once you have been admitted to hospital.

For non-emergencies:
If you need a GP or A&E, call us first, before you try to locate help so that we can guide you to the safest and most appropriate source of treatment.

Your 24-hour helpline telephone number is: +44 20 8763 3196 5

This service will be governed by the terms, conditions and exclusions in your travel insurance policy and will be operated by our approved Medical (Emergency) Assistance provider.

Further information

For more information please refer to the Foreign and Commonweath website or if you're holidaying in Spain visit the  Europe section on the Foreign and Commonweath website  

Annual multi-trip insurance

Choose the level of cover you want, and the area of the world you want to visit, as well as any extras you might need. Then relax – you’re covered for any trips you take throughout the year 1.

  • 20% online discount
  • Up to £10 million cover for emergency medical expenses 2
  • Year-round cover
  • Cover for up to 60 days per trip


Find out more about what's covered and what's not covered:

Policy summary 130 KB 4

Full policy wording 270 KB 4



Single trip travel insurance

You’ve taken care choosing the right holiday, so you’ll want the right holiday insurance too. Like all our travel insurance products, you choose the level of cover you want 1.

  • 20% online discount
  • Buy travel insurance online in minutes
  • Suitable for trips up to 60 days
  • European travel cover from £12.21 3


Find out more about what's covered and what's not covered:

Policy summary 130 KB 4

Full policy wording 270 KB 4


Extended trip travel insurance

If you're heading away for 2 months or more, our extended coverage could be perfect. You’re covered for up to a year and you still get the usual range of choice and great benefits 1.

  • 20% online discount
  • For trips between 60 and 365 days
  • Up to 24 days of winter sports cover
  • Get the right cover for you


Find out more about what's covered and what's not covered:

Policy summary 120 KB 4

Full policy wording 230 KB 4


Important information
1. Barclays Travel Insurance is arranged and administered by Cigna Insurance Services (Europe) Limited. Registered Office: Chancery House, St Nicholas Way, Sutton, Surrey SM1 1JB. Registered in England & Wales No. 4617110. Cigna Insurance Services (Europe) Limited is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Financial Services Register number 310671. This policy is underwritten by Cigna Europe Insurance Company S.A.-N.V. who 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.
2. Travel Plus policies only.
3. Based on a customer aged 18-25 taking out Travel Essentials cover for a week-long trip to Europe. Excess £150, baggage and personal money excluded. IPT at 20%.
4. To view PDF files, you will need a PDF file viewer installed on your computer.
5. The cost of calls from abroad will be significantly higher than calls from the UK. Mobile phone users should contact their service providers for information about the cost of calls. To maintain a quality service, we may monitor and record phone calls.