1Cover Travel Insurance Reviews

With over 10 years’ experience 1Cover specialises in providing travel insurance that you can count on. With three different levels of cover, there’s a policy to suit every budget. Policies are available to those of any age. Dependants travel for free with parent or grandparent. They offer 24/7 emergency assitance no matter where you are in the world. Underwritten by Certain Underwriters of LLoyds.

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Pretty happy all around

Review by Lucas Jones | 05 November 2018, 15:36 PM | 1 comment Reviewed by Lucas Jones on 05 November 2018, 15:36 PM

I had to make a decent sized claim awhile back and although there was a lot of paper work to submit i... Read more

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Unbelievable such short time frame dealing with our claim

Review by NEIL MACGREGOR | 05 November 2018, 11:26 AM | 1 comment Reviewed by NEIL MACGREGOR on 05 November 2018, 11:26 AM

Have used 1Cover for many of our overseas travel Insurance, came recommended by friends, best piece o... Read more

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My first choice for insurance

Review by Natalia Protopopova | 05 November 2018, 11:25 AM | 1 comment Reviewed by Natalia Protopopova on 05 November 2018, 11:25 AM

Very good experience. Flexible extension if required. In the first time more than a year ago, I made ... Read more

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Easy to use online and contact more information when organizing travel insurance

Review by Mal Thompson | 05 November 2018, 11:25 AM | 1 comment Reviewed by Mal Thompson on 05 November 2018, 11:25 AM

Very easy to use online had a question about food allergies and was assured my family was covered, di... Read more

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Great insurance

Review by Christopher Bull | 05 November 2018, 11:24 AM | 1 comment Reviewed by Christopher Bull on 05 November 2018, 11:24 AM

It's very good to have insurance and very cheap, I got it online, great service, pay online and g... Read more

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very economiclal and easy to deal with

Review by Andrew Locane | 05 November 2018, 11:22 AM | 1 comment Reviewed by Andrew Locane on 05 November 2018, 11:22 AM

I made a small claim it was handled in a very courteous and helpful manner and resolved promptly ther... Read more

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Exchange rate on Settlement

Review by Vania Merino Cartes | 05 November 2018, 11:22 AM | 2 comments Reviewed by Vania Merino Cartes on 05 November 2018, 11:22 AM

Im currently in Timor Leste, a country that works with cash, MasterCard are no longer use and some pl... Read more

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First time claim

Review by Debra Murphy | 02 November 2018, 10:24 AM | 1 comment Reviewed by Debra Murphy on 02 November 2018, 10:24 AM

We have been with 1Cover for 10 years and had to cancel our cruise 3 days before sailing because of h... Read more

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Cancellation cyclone

Review by Johanna Luiten | 02 November 2018, 10:24 AM | 1 comment Reviewed by Johanna Luiten on 02 November 2018, 10:24 AM

Excellent service. within 3 days they paid the outstanding bill. Found another docket a few days late... Read more

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Travel destination covered

Review by Christopher Devereux | 30 October 2018, 09:25 AM | 1 comment Reviewed by Christopher Devereux on 30 October 2018, 09:25 AM

In my view the cost of cover travelling to a country with a reciprocal medical agreement is excessive... Read more

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Review by Lindon Griffiths | 30 October 2018, 09:14 AM | 1 comment Reviewed by Lindon Griffiths on 30 October 2018, 09:14 AM

I have used 1 Cover several times over the past 10 years and fortunately have not had to make a claim... Read more

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FAST and Efficient claims

Review by Susan Heathcote | 29 October 2018, 09:39 AM | 1 comment Reviewed by Susan Heathcote on 29 October 2018, 09:39 AM

Our family holiday was cancelled after my pre trip medical emergency. 1Cover were fantastic and my cl... Read more

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1Cover FAQ's

How many people can I include in my policy?

The more the merrier right? 1Cover insures groups of up to 25. That means more fun for less hassle.

Am I covered if I go on a cruise?

Yes, whether you’re boarding a cruiseliner that travels the open ocean or cruising along the rivers of Europe, 1Cover's Cruise Pack add-on provides you with cover from ship to shore. If you're cruising for more than 2 days you must select the add-on and pay the additional premium to be covered.

Am I covered for skiing and my equipment?

Yes if you purchase a ski policy cover. 1Cover will cover $1,500 worth of skiing equipment. Dare devils can even ski off piste (within resort boundaries).

Are kids covered for free?

Yes, that’s right, kids will be covered at no added cost! Dependent children and grandchildren are included for free as long as they are under 21 years of age and not in full time employment .

Can I pay to reduce or cancel my excess?

Yes if you pay an additional premium when you purchase your policy.

What additional extras are there?

Along with comprehensive cover for your electronics and personal belongings, additional cover can be purchased for specified items up to a total amount of $5,000.

Am I covered if my tour company collapses?

1Cover doesn’t provide protection from insolvency.

I'm not an Australian resident- can I buy cover?

Sure! Just head over to their visitors travel insurance policy. So long as your trip is within Australia you will be eligible for unlimited medical cover.

What size moped or motorbike am I covered to ride overseas?

1Cover will cover you for any engine size you ride as long as you’re insured to do so in Australia. Just make sure you get your International Drivers Permit (IDP) before you leave!

How long is their single trip cover for?

12 months.

Can I extend my policy from overseas?

Having too much fun? No problems! You can extend your policy with 1Cover for up to a year. Just give them a call on 1300 806 660.

Do they cover for my rental vehicle excess?

Yes, for up to $5000. Cover includes sedans, hatchbacks, station-wagon, four wheel drives, mini bus or campervan/motorhome that does not exceed 4.5 tonnes.

Who underwrites them?

1Cover travel insurance policies are underwritten by certain underwriters at Lloyd's (insurer). As a Coverholder of Lloyds, 1Cover issues and manages the policies as an authorised representative of Coffre-Fort Pty Limited ABN 66 125 358 518, AFS Licence No. 472457.

Where are they based?

Sydney!

FOUR FAST FACTS

age limit
No age limit
age limit
Under 65
multi trip duration
90 days
luggage cover
$750 per item limit
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