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Alternative to Tesco Bank Travel Insurance.

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Cancellation cover

Up to £7,500 per person with our Deluxe policy.

24/7 medical support

Practical help when you need it.

You’re in control

View and update your policy online in your own time.

Unlimited medical expenses

Generous emergency medical cover with our Deluxe policy.

You want to make sure you’re covered if you’re going away. If you’re looking for an alternative to Tesco Bank Travel Insurance, why not choose Avanti?

If something goes wrong, we always aim to put it right. We understand this is especially important when living with any pre-existing health conditions.

Flexibility to change details online

When you buy a policy from us, you can manage it yourself by logging in to your My Avanti account. Here you can:

  • access policy documents
  • update traveller details
  • change your single trip dates (limits apply)
  • renew an annual policy if you have no changes to make
  • and more.

If you have questions about Covid-19 and how it affects your holiday plans, visit our Covid-19 help page.

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It's not just travel insurance, it's travel reassurance!

Travel insurance that’s with you all the way - so you’ll be ready to roll, wherever your holiday takes you.

That’s Travel Reassurance!

Comparing Avanti and Tesco Bank

AvantiTesco Bank
Policy typesSingle Trip, Annual Multi-Trip and CruiseSingle trip, Annual Multi Trip and Backpacker
Cover optionsEssentials, Classic and DeluxeEconomy*, Standard and Premier
Covid coverIncludedIncluded
Medical emergency and repatriationUp to unlimitedUp to £20 million
CancellationUp to £7,500 (Up to £10,000 for Cruise)Up to £10,000
Personal baggageUp to £3,000Up to £3,000
Money/passport coverUp to £600Up to £750
Personal liability£2 million£2 million
Defaqto rating5-star5-star (Economy is 3-star)
Optional extrasWinter Sports
Golf
Cruise
Gadget
Car Hire Excess
Winter Sports
Golf
Cruise
Gadget
Car Hire Excess

Why getting your travel insurance before you set off is important

Liz1 booked herself a cruise holiday, then bought her travel insurance with us, and was packed and ready to go. Then suddenly, she had to spend some time in hospital, and her doctor advised against her travelling due to health risks.

Liz called us, asking how to claim for the cancellation of her trip. We accepted her claim, and within three working days, the claims money was in her bank account.

Despite her disappointed holiday hopes, because she had bought her travel insurance policy as soon as she booked the cruise, Liz was covered for the full cost of her cruise, so she could rebook once she felt better.

When you’ve bought your travel insurance with us, you can be sure you’re in safe hands if disaster strikes on holiday. So that’s a weight off your shoulders – especially if you’re travelling with pre-existing health conditions.

Do I need to have had all of my Covid jabs to be covered?

As long as you’ve had all of the Covid-19 vaccines you’ve been offered, you should be covered. If you haven’t been offered some doses yet or you’re medically exempt then you can also be covered.

If you’ve refused any doses of the vaccine or haven’t been able to have a dose you’ve been offered, you won’t be covered.

Do I need to declare my health conditions on my travel insurance?

Telling us about your health conditions when buying your travel insurance policy is important. That way, your policy is personalised to match your health and travel needs.

The unexpected can crop up on holiday at any time, and emergency healthcare abroad can be very expensive. With our help, you can have the reassurance that you will be well looked after should something happen.

With unlimited emergency medical cover with our Deluxe policies, you can relax on your travels. When we say your health conditions are covered by your travel insurance, they’re covered.

If you forget to let us know about a health condition you have, this may affect the validity of your policy and the chance of your claim being accepted if you need our help further down the line.

What does travel insurance cover me for?

As well as lost baggage and personal possessions, your travel insurance will cover you for cancellation or having to cut your holiday short due to one of the covered reasons. These include health-related emergencies and delays of more than 12 hours to your outbound journey.

You’ll also find that there’s no excess on our Deluxe policies, giving you one less thing to worry about if you need to claim.

Has Tesco stopped selling travel insurance?

Tesco Bank stopped providing travel insurance in 2019 and started offering it again in 2021.

If you’re looking for an alternative, trusted travel insurance provider to Tesco Bank that will protect you if disaster strikes on holiday, you’ve come to the right place.

We can cover your pre-existing health conditions and travel plans, so you can go on holiday feeling fully protected. Making sure your travel insurance is personalised to your needs matters to us. That way, you can enjoy the holiday you deserve. That’s travel reassurance.

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