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Columbus Direct are the providers of travel insurance for British Airways. They offer a comprehensive range of travel insurance products at competitive rates which can be tailored to suit your needs, including cover for single trips and annual multi trip policies.

Columbus Direct offer a choice of Value and Deluxe cover levels and flexible policies for individuals, couples and families. Comprehensive cover includes trip cancellation or delays, lost or delayed baggage, medical cover, repatriation and 24 hour assistance. You can further tailor your travel insurance to your specific needs with a series of enhanced cover options including winter sports cover, golf cover and wedding cover. Travel insurance is not compulsory, however we strongly recommend that you have cover for your own peace of mind and security.

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You can purchase Value Single Trip Insurance as part of your flight booking through British Airways online.

Value.

Value

Value policy includes;

  • Up to £4,000 cancellation cover
  • Up to £750 personal property cover
  • £75 excess where applicable
  • No cover for pre-existing medical

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Deluxe.

Deluxe

Deluxe policy includes;

  • Up to £10,000 cancellation cover
  • Up to £2,000 personal property cover
  • £50 excess where applicable
  • Screening available for pre-existing medical

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Winter sports

Winter sports

Extend your cover to include ski coverage;

  • Up to £750, limited to £250 for any one item of winter sports equipment
  • £15 per day, up to a maximum of £300 for ski hire
  • Up to £100 for delayed ski equipment
  • £20 per day, up to a maximum of £300 in the event of piste closure

Please refer to the policy wording (section 14 to 16) for full details of specific excesses and exclusions.

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Annual multi-trip policies.

Annual multi-trip policies

If you travel frequently or if you plan to take more than one holiday a year, then Columbus Direct annual multi-trip policy could save you both time and money with the convenience of knowing you are covered for all your holidays and last minute breaks. If you’re taking a ski holiday, up to 17 days of winter sports cover is automatically included during the period of insurance too.

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