When you’re planning a trip, it’s easy to forget about all the things that could go wrong – including expenses that you never saw coming.
We often think about travel insurance for illness: the financial support we need if we end up in hospital because of an accident or sickness. However, there are so many more costs that can occur when the unexpected happens.
Travel insurance options like our Cover-More plans can help protect you and your finances when you encounter unforeseen incidents. Cover for additional expenses is provided for a range of financial costs, such as those incurred if you get sick or die while on your trip, or if you need to return home unexpectedly.
For full details on our additional expenses cover, please refer to the PDS or call us on 1300 72 88 22 to discuss your trip coverage options.
Unexpected costs aren’t just a hassle while travelling – they can significantly impact your trip, your finances, and your stress level even after you’ve returned home.
Travel insurance that includes additional expenses cover helps to protect you from the unexpected costs that can arise because of a mishap, illness, or difficulties back home. In most cases, it may also cover additional accommodation expenses or transport expenses incurred if your journey hasn’t proceeded as planned.
Our additional expenses cover can help protect you from the many unexpected costs that can occur while travelling, such as:
Please read the PDS for full details.
All our Cover-More travel insurance options include additional expenses cover.
The maximum benefit limit for additional expenses varies between plans, as outlined below:
Sub-limits, limits, exclusions, and conditions apply. Check the PDS for full policy conditions.
Travel insurance is designed to cover unforeseen incidents, and it can’t cover absolutely everything. If you’re considering travel insurance options, there are several conditions and exclusions you need to be aware of.
For the full details on what we won’t cover under our additional expenses cover, please refer to the PDS.
Discover how we can help protect your trip before you pack your bags.
The information on this page relates to the Direct Cover-More travel insurance product effective 29 September 2021.