Whether you’re travelling for a weekend away or a business trip, you can save money on your next overseas adventure with our award winning, affordable TravelCare policy.
Our comprehensive travel cover starts from just $15 if you’re:
- Under 65 years old
- Travelling alone to Australia
- Booking a Single Trip for two days or less
- Selecting a $100 excess
- Travelling within four weeks
The price doesn’t include any optional extra cover. For full details of what is included, please refer to the Policy Document.
What am I covered for?
When you protect yourself with a TravelCare policy from Southern Cross Travel Insurance (SCTI), you’ll be able to travel with confidence knowing you’re protected if the unexpected happens overseas and you need to make a claim. Our policy includes cover for:
- Unlimited medical and evacuation expenses
- Damaged, lost or stolen personal items
- Rental vehicle excess
- Travel documents, including passports and bank cards
- Personal accident cover
- Personal liability cover
- Travel delay cover
Why choose Southern Cross Travel Insurance?
Below are just some of the reasons why travellers choose our cover to protect themselves overseas.
1. New Zealand’s leading provider
We’ve been providing travel insurance since 1982, and now have over 37 years’ experience as a specialist travel insurer.
2. Award winning travel insurance
We’re proud to have been awarded the competitive CANSTAR Outstanding Value International Travel Insurance Award 2019, as well as the Silver Reader’s Digest Quality Service Award 2019 for going above and beyond our customer’s expectations. Find out more >>
3. We cut out the middleman
At SCTI, we provide travel insurance direct to you. We’re the underwriter and the insurer, meaning we’re able to cut out the middleman and provide our comprehensive travel insurance at a great price. Additionally, our team of experts are all based in our head office in Auckland.
4. Worldwide emergency assistance
When you protect yourself with a policy from SCTI, you also gain access to our dedicated worldwide emergency assistance team, who are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Our Emergency Assistance team have over 25 years of service excellence, and include access to multi lingual and medical staff who can liaise directly with your overseas doctors and hospital staff.
If you get sick overseas and need an air ambulance to take you home, we have access to medical professionals who can escort you back to New Zealand. We can also help with other aspects of travel, such as arranging flights home if you’ve missed a flight through no fault of your own. Find our more >>
5. Unlimited medical and evacuation cover
Getting sick or injured on holiday can be a traveller’s nightmare. We offer unlimited medical and evacuation cover for unexpected events that arise while overseas on your journey, because we want to ensure you get the help you need to be able to return home safe and sound.
We can also provide a cash allowance to make your hospital stay more comfortable, cover extra travel and accommodation expenses, and pay for a support person or family member to be by your side if required. Find out more >>
If you have any questions about our TravelCare policy, we’d love to help. Give us a call on 0800 800 571. Our team are available Monday-Friday, 8.30am-7.00pm.