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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all good

Review by Marcel Fehlbaum | 21 August 2017, 12:17 PM | 0 comment Reviewed by Marcel Fehlbaum on 21 August 2017, 12:17 PM

glad nothing bad happened while we were on holidays. we will consider you guys again next time.
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Review by Kathryn Moloney | 21 August 2017, 12:17 PM | 0 comment Reviewed by Kathryn Moloney on 21 August 2017, 12:17 PM

I have always used 1cover for travel insurance. Although I didn't make a claim this trip I have i... Read more

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no problems

Review by David Griffiths | 21 August 2017, 12:17 PM | 0 comment Reviewed by David Griffiths on 21 August 2017, 12:17 PM

I liked the emails I got at the end of my trip to ask if I wanted to continue the cover and the email... Read more

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Thank god we had no need to claim

Review by Melissa James | 17 August 2017, 10:42 AM | 0 comment Reviewed by Melissa James on 17 August 2017, 10:42 AM

But I felt safe knowing I was covered in the event that something did happen.
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Awesome all round!

Review by Rebecca Lamb | 17 August 2017, 10:41 AM | 0 comment Reviewed by Rebecca Lamb on 17 August 2017, 10:41 AM

I've been using 1Cover for my international (and some domestic) travel for years. Their customer ... Read more

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money for nothing

Review by Sayaka Treeve | 17 August 2017, 10:41 AM | 1 comment Reviewed by Sayaka Treeve on 17 August 2017, 10:41 AM

I continue to buy travel insurance for the "what if" factor but never once have I been reward... Read more

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straightforward and quick claims procedure.

Review by Charles Chadwick | 16 August 2017, 02:03 AM | 0 comment Reviewed by Charles Chadwick on 16 August 2017, 02:03 AM

My camera was completely destroyed through an accident. I received claim payment within 2 weeks of ar... Read more

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HAPPY CUSTOMER

Review by Robert Stirton | 16 August 2017, 02:02 AM | 0 comment Reviewed by Robert Stirton on 16 August 2017, 02:02 AM

Have used this company for our last few trips overseas. Had to make a claim on our last trip.
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Have been with 1Cover for nearly 10 years and so far so good...

Review by Robin Dziewirski | 16 August 2017, 02:02 AM | 0 comment Reviewed by Robin Dziewirski on 16 August 2017, 02:02 AM

I travel many times a year and you never know what can happen on your trip, over the past 10 years i ... Read more

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Misinformation

Review by Helen McCarthy | 16 August 2017, 02:02 AM | 0 comment Reviewed by Helen McCarthy on 16 August 2017, 02:02 AM

My husband and I traveled to Portugal to visit our son with the intention from the outset that I woul... Read more

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never had a problem

Review by Gloria Murphy | 16 August 2017, 02:01 AM | 0 comment Reviewed by Gloria Murphy on 16 August 2017, 02:01 AM

As above. Have been lucky. You wld get a 10 rating if u covered jet lag!! Always find u competitive w... Read more

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Great communications

Review by Alan Day | 16 August 2017, 02:01 AM | 0 comment Reviewed by Alan Day on 16 August 2017, 02:01 AM

I found the process of buying the policy easy and communication helpful. Thankfully we did not have t... 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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