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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. Please read the details here.

 

DISCOVER THE BENEFITS OF LONG STAY TRAVEL INSURANCE

Starting from €12.54 per month[1], long stay or extended travel insurance is the best way to cover your tracks during extended trips and holidays away from Ireland. With AIG long stay travel insurance:

 

Personal Accident cover

Look After Yourself 

With up to €5,000 cover for personal accident you can get on with enjoying your adventure.

 

Cancellation and Cutting your trip short protection

Don't Come Home Empty Handed

If you have to cancel your trip or you have to cut your trip short, you will be covered for up to €1,000

 

24 Hour emergency assistance

24 Hour Emergency Assistance

Our 24/7 emergency service can liaise with doctors, hospitals and guarantee medical charges in a medical emergency.

 

If you are looking for insurance cover for your gap year in Australia or that 6 month trip to South America, get a quote and purchase long stay travel insurance online today!

[1] Price is based on an individual aged 18-35 buying online travelling for 12 months on a European Extended Stay policy (annual premium €150.42). Example correct as of 30/10/2019.

 

 

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WHY AIG LONG-STAY TRAVEL INSURANCE?

It's almost that time for your big trip to the other side of the world, or maybe you plan to visit one of the many vibrant European cities, but either way AIG's long-stay travel insurance is there to keep you protected for up to 12 months abroad so you can see more of the world. Enjoy your epic adventure knowing that we will always be there to help when you need us.

Medical Protection

Medical Protection

If you are hospitalized or fall ill while away, you can relax knowing that you could claim up to €1,000,000 in medical expenses

 

Lost Luggage? We'll help!

Lost luggage? We'll help!

With up to €500 in personal baggage cover and up to €150 cover for losing your passport, your belongings are secure.

 

We're there 24/7

We're there 24/7

With our 24/7 emergency assistance helpline we are always ready to help you when you need to claim.

 

 

WHAT IS LONG-STAY TRAVEL INSURANCE?

Sometimes called long term travel insurance, this is an affordable policy designed to provide important travel insurance benefits when you are travelling abroad for long periods typcically between 3 and 12 months. This type of insurance is only available to those between the ages of 18 and 35.

 

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.

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POLICY DOCUMENTS

Travel Insurance Product Information (I.P.I.D.s)

Budget  

Premier 

Premier Plus 

Extended Stay

Policy Documents:

∙ Standard Policy Wording

∙ Medicare Policy Wording

 

 

HAVE A QUESTION?

You can find a list of our most frequently asked questions on our FAQ page. Otherwise 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 & Conditions:

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

[1] Price is based on an individual aged 18-35 buying online travelling for 12 months on a European Extended Stay policy (annual premium €150.42). Example correct as of 30/10/2019.

 

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.