Safe travelling on long trips
If you are planning to go backpacking, travelling the world, or are simply going on holiday for a longer period, make sure you pack travel insurance that gives you the protection you need whilst on your longer trip. Columbus Direct provides cover for trips up to 365 days.
In purchasing a policy you understand and accept that this product, all the policy documentation and surrounding services will be provided in English language.
IMPORTANT: You should be aware that this policy does not provide cover for claims relating to the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV).
- Buying online
only takes 5 mins
- Instant insurance
certificate via email
- Buy up to 1 hour
before you leave
- Secure data connection certified by Geotrust
- Up to US$ 14 million
- Up to US$ 7,500
- Up to US$ 4,000
- Many sports and activities covered
- Ski and snowboard
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More information on Long Stay international travel insurance
If you are travelling overseas on an extended trip you will need to ensure you have adequate travel insurance. Some insurers choose to have a separate “long stay” or “backpacker” policy with reduced cover levels, but Columbus offers a full range of benefits with up to 365 days worth of cover per year so you can enjoy excellent protection throughout your holiday.
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