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Travel Insurance Ireland

Get 20% Off Your Travel Insurance By Buying Online*

*20% online discount automatically applied to all new business AIG Direct Travel Insurance quotes.

Coronavirus (Covid-19) Notice

Due to the widespread media reports of Coronavirus (Covid-19), and the World Health Organization (WHO) announcement declaring Covid-19 a pandemic, Covid-19 is a foreseen or known event. If you are purchasing a new policy, certain covers will not apply. 

AIG Travel insurance provides cover for the following Covid-19 related events:

a) for trip cancellation (Section A of the policy document attached) if 1) an Insured Person, 2) a person who an Insured Person has booked to travel with 3) a relative or friend living abroad who an Insured Person had planned to stay with or 4) a Business Associate has a confirmed and documented Covid-19 diagnosis at the time of departure which prevents the Insured Person from travelling.

b) for medical expenses (Section B of the policy document) and cutting your trip short (Section C of the policy document) coverage if an Insured Person has a confirmed and documented diagnosis of COVID-19 whilst on a covered trip to a country that the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) has allocated a security status of Normal Precautions or High Degree of Caution to.

Please note that travel to a country that the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) has allocated a security status of Avoid Non-Essential Travel or Do Not Travel to is excluded by our policy.

All other Covid-19 related claims are excluded. We encourage AIG travel policyholders to please refer to their policy wording for full details or get in touch with us on 1800 344 455 with any further queries. All claims submitted will be assessed in line with the terms, conditions and exclusions clearly detailed in the policy wording.

Enjoy a Worry-Free Holiday with Low Cost Travel Insurance From AIG

Pick up a travel policy and explore more with our fantastic cover that provides a range of benefits with a 20% online discount[1]. If you have private medical insurance that has overseas medical cover, you could save even more with a 25% discount on your travel cover.[2]

Single Trip Insurance

Take a long weekend away from €6.44[3], you can get budget holiday insurance that's quick, simple and cost effective for short term trips up to 120 days.

Annual Multi-Trip Holiday Insurance

From only €2.82 per month[4], travel around Europe as much as you like for up to 12 months, with 17 days of our winter sports or skiing cover free.

Long Stay Insurance

If you're in it for the long haul, more than 3 months and up to 12 months, enjoy peace of mind with our Extended Stay travel insurance; perfect for globetrotters.

Winter Sports Insurance

Make the most of winter and the various activities it offers with our Ski & Winter Sports cover.

Family Holiday Insurance

Add up to 4 dependents at no extra charge, so you can go on and enjoy your family trip.

Backpacker Insurance

Get 24/7 emergency assistance as standard so you can span the globe with added piece of mind.

Golf Travel Insurance

Enjoy the fairways around the globe with our excellent cover for Golfers.

[1] 20% online discount automatically applied to all new business AIG Direct Travel Insurance quotes. 

[2] 25% discount is subject to owning Private Medical Insurance that provides overseas medical cover for all insured persons for the duration of their time abroad.

[3] Cover for an individual aged 18-54 holding Private Health Insurance which provides medical cover whilst abroad, travelling for 3 days (2 nights) on an online European Budget policy (Single Trip Premium in this case €6.44). Example correct as of 23/08/2021.

[4] Price is based on an online sale for an individual aged 18-54 holding Private Health Insurance which provides medical cover whilst abroad on an online European Budget policy (annual premium €33.89). Example correct as of 23/08/2021.

Why AIG Travel Insurance?

Baggage Protection

Cover for your lost or stolen holiday baggage & ski equipment with Winter Sports cover.

No More Medical Worries

If you end up in hospital while abroad, you can claim up to €2,000,000 in medical expenses or more with Premier or Premier Plus Cover.

24/7 Help & Support

Whenever you need us, our 24/7 emergency assistance helpline are here to help as standard.

What Is Travel Insurance?

Travel Insurance is insurance that is designed to protect your health, belongings and the cost of your trip should anything go wrong while you are abroad or in some cases before you leave.

 

Do You Have Private Medical Insurance?

Having a plan that covers medical treatment while you are abroad, might qualify you for cheaper travel insurance premium. 

Do You Need Car Hire Excess Insurance?

Our Car Hire Excess Insurance can help take care of that nasty bill you may be left with if your rental car becomes damaged or stolen.

Frequently Asked Questions

You can find a list of our most frequently asked questions on our FAQ page. 

Our insurance policies do not cover pre-existing medical conditions, or travel to or through Cuba, Iran, Syria, North Korea or the Crimea region, or countries where the Department of Foreign Affairs have allocated  a security status of 'avoid non-essential travel' or 'do not travel'.  Other exclusions and conditions may apply so please check the Policy Wording for details.

Policy Documents

You can find our Travel Insurance Policy Document and IPIDs including all our historical versions, by following the link below.

Have A Question?

You can contact our customer service team between 9am - 5pm on 1800 344 455. If you need help with your existing policy or are looking to renew, you can find all your relevant information on our Existing Customers page.

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Terms and Conditions:

[1] 20% online discount automatically applied to all new business AIG Direct Travel Insurance quotes. 

[2] 25% discount is subject to owning Private Medical Insurance that provides overseas medical cover for all insured persons for the duration of their time abroad.

[3] Cover for an individual aged 18-54 holding Private Health Insurance which provides medical cover whilst abroad, travelling for 3 days (2 nights) on an online European Budget policy (Single Trip Premium in this case €6.44). Example correct as of 23/08/2021.

[4] Price is based on an online sale for an individual aged 18-54 holding Private Health Insurance which provides medical cover whilst abroad on an online European Budget policy (annual premium €33.89). Example correct as of 23/08/2021.

 

Note:

• Our products are available for Ireland residents only.

• You must be 18 years or over to purchase a policy.

• Your trip must not have already started to purchase a policy from us.

• Upper age limits may apply, depending on the product selected.