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Travel Insurance

Helping you pack peace of mind


Whether you're looking to take a single trip or scouting around for an annual multi-trip travel insurance quote, we can help - whatever your age.*

We offer access to a range of individual, group and family travel insurance policies to protect you in the event of sickness, accident and  the loss, theft or damage to your luggage.

They will cover you for a wide range of eventualities and costs, including medical expenses and specialist repatriation services such as an air ambulance.

Protection also starts before you depart, with cancellation insurance covering you  should you need call off your trip for an unforeseen reason such as illness or death of a family member.

They also cover hundreds of pre-existing medical conditions and cancellation insurance is included for Covid should you contract the virus within 14 days of departure.

Options include both European and Worldwide travel insurance, including North America, and specialist cruise, golf and wintersports cover.

So, when preparing for your next trip let us help you pack some peace of mind.

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Single trip 1 to 365 days - for a trip taken anytime in the next 18 months.
Annual multi-trip - unlimited holidays, including trips up to 93 days.
No age limits*
Hundreds of pre-existing medical conditions covered.
Up to £15 million medical expenses and specialist repatriation cover.
Winter sports options.
Covid cancellation cover as standard (applies if you contract Covid within 14 days of departure)
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* Subject to age, medical screening and/or policy terms and conditions. Always check your policy wording for your chosen insurer as cover varies by insurer and some policies contain exclusions. To be eligible for travel insurance cover you must be resident in the UK, Northern Ireland, the Channel Islands, or the Isle of Man for more than 6 months, registered with a GP at your place of residence and purchase the policy before leaving the UK on your planned trip. Always check your policy wording for your chosen insurer as cover varies by insurer and some policies contain exclusions.

Principal Insurance Ltd acts an introducer to Justtravelcover.com, a trading style of Just Insurance Agents Ltd which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) number 610022 for General Insurance Distribution activities.


Helping you find the right travel insurance policy

Once you enter your details and requirements, they will be compared against a wide range of policies offered by leading travel insurers. You’ll then be presented with the most appropriate and best-value travel insurance offered by insurers on the panel.

Featured insurance brands include Avion, Free Spirit Flex, Good2Go Extra, Holiday Angel and Unity Travel.

Single Trip Travel Insurance

All-ages* single trip travel insurance includes cover for many pre-existing medical conditions.

Policy durations can range from one to 365 days** What’s more you can arrange cover up to 18 months before your planned trip.

Benefits include cover for expenses incurred for cancellation up to £12,500 per person, loss of personal belongings and emergency medical and repatriation expenses up to £15 million.

Annual Multi Trip Travel Insurance

Annual travel insurance includes cover for all ages, destinations and many pre-existing medical conditions.

Policies can cover an unlimited number of holidays within the 12-month policy term, including breaks up to 93 days in duration. Options also include 60-day travel insurance.

Cancellation cover commences on day one of your policy, with protection offering up to £12,500 per person, loss of personal belongings and emergency medical and repatriation expenses up to £15 million.

Family Travel Insurance

Family travel insurance policies typically protect up to two adults and up to eight children (under the age of 18). If your family group includes members who are over 18 a group travel insurance policy may better suit your needs.

Often a family travel insurance policy is more effective than individual policies and some insurers provide free cover for children under a certain age.  

Winter Sports Travel Insurance

Specialist cover for winter sports such as skiing, sledging, snowboarding and snowmobiling can be added as an option to any single trip or annual multi trip travel insurance policy.

Benefits of this additional cover including protection for the repair or replacement of lost or stolen ski equipment (up to the original cost),** hire replacement of ski equipment misplaced, lost or stole on your outward journey, ** piste closure and ski pack costs if you are unable to use facilities through illness or injury.

Golf Holiday Travel Insurance

Non-competitive golfing is covered as an activity under all travel insurance policies. However, an optional golf holiday travel extension.

This covers your owned or hired golf equipment for accidental loss, theft or damage and non-refundable green fees. It also covers fees should you need hire replacement equipment should your golfing gear be misplaced, lost or stolen on your outward journey.

Some policies also offer a Hole-in-One benefit so you can celebrate that one-stroke gross (exclusive of handicap) hit in style!

Specialist Cruise Travel Insurance

Designed specifically for those who holiday by river or sea - in Europe or worldwide - cruise insurance includes specialist cover, such as protection against missed port departure and cabin confinement.

As with other travel insurance policies, its benefits include cancellation, damage, loss or theft of possessions and medical expenses – including transport to an on-land health facility and repatriation to the UK.

Again, cruise travel insurance is offered for all-ages and covers hundreds of pre-existing conditions.

Please note that most cruise operators now require holidaymakers to hold cruise travel insurance as a condition of travel. You may be required to show proof of cover when you arrive at the terminal.


**Subject to age, medical screening and/or policy terms and conditions. **  Terms apply. Please check the wording on your policy document. To be eligible for travel insurance cover you must be resident in the UK, Northern Ireland, the Channel Islands, or the Isle of Man for more than 6 months, registered with a GP at your place of residence and purchase the policy before leaving the UK on your planned trip. Always check your policy wording for your chosen insurer as cover varies by insurer and some policies contain exclusions.  

Principal Insurance Ltd acts an introducer to Justtravelcover.com, a trading style of Just Insurance Agents Ltd which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) number 610022 for General Insurance Distribution activities.

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WHY CHOOSE PRINCIPAL INSURANCE?

Because we put our policyholders first, we now serve around 40,000 motorcyclists, motorists, classic car enthusiasts, van drivers, couriers, motorhome owners, homeowners and motor trade professionals nationally.

Whilst we embrace the latest quote and administration technologies, you might say we’re a bit old school.

That’s because we’d prefer to talk to you in order to get the best possible understanding of your needs. That then means we are properly equipped to seek out the best deal for you from our extensive panel of leading UK insurers.*

What’s more we are able to give motorbike insurance, car, van, motorhome, multi-vehicle, home and commercial insurance quotes.

Our impressive growth has been achieved not through multi-million pound marketing campaigns but by delivering old fashioned service.

That can mean finding you the lowest possible insurance quote from our panel of insurers or, if you need make a claim, ensuring that you have access to specialist assistance so that the process is as prompt and painless as possible.

We’re a company with personality, one that instead of demanding staff always follow stringent call scripts and call length targets, encourages them to chat so they can provide you with the highest quality of service.


An independent broker, we source the best quotes from the UK’s leading specialist insurers.
With no call length targets, our experts take the time to find you the best deal.
We’re here to help – with dedicated claims and customer service support.
Our quotes hotline open weekdays 9.00am-6.00pm and Saturdays 9am-1pm.

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WHAT OUR CUSTOMERS SAY ABOUT US

Excellent, in every aspect , Effortless, swift and competitive insurance obtained for my campervan. Super service received by Ashley whom dealt with my call, so refreshing to deal with an agent with great communication skills. He was extremely polite , genuine and patient. A real credit to your company . Highly recommended.
Anna James
October 23, 2023
Very strait forward and no hidden costs at the end of the purchase. If they don’t increase their price for next year, I’ll use them again.
Peter Beby
October 14, 2023
Very professional and friendly service from Sam , made everything very clear and straightforward Follow up call with Taher also extremely good and query quickly and efficiently dealt with
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October 19, 2023
Very professional approach by Joe who took my call. I was concerned over an email I’d had inviting me to click on a link. He understood and we sorted everything out. Good people for customer service which is sadly lacking these days by other companies. Will use Principal again. Thanks
Roger Saxon
October 13, 2023
Taz this guy was so helpful, kept me informed all the way through, even got my quote £300 cheaper than online. I feel like I should send him a gift card or something to say thank you. Best experience I’ve ever had getting insurance. Top man someone give a promotion!
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October 11, 2023
Very professional approach by Joe who took my call. I was concerned over an email I’d had inviting me to click on a link. He understood and we sorted everything out. Good people for customer service which is sadly lacking these days by other companies. Will use Principal again. Thanks
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