Sainsbury's B@nk

Coronavirus outbreak

Looking for a new policy?

You can buy a new single trip, annual multi-trip or extended stay policy from us. You can also renew an existing annual multi-trip policy.

Any new or renewed policy bought now will not cover you for any claim directly or indirectly resulting from an epidemic or pandemic as announced by the World Health Organization (WHO) including but not limited to COVID-19.

Already have a policy with us?

Our existing policies do not cover travel to an area where the FCO advises against all or all but essential travel. If you have already planned a trip to one of the areas highlighted by the FCO, your policy may provide cover for cancelling your trip.

If you have any questions, we recommend that you check our FAQs section online before calling us.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Need a little extra?

You can choose optional add-ons such as winter sports cover to make sure you’re insured for what you need.

  • Up to 20% off for Nectar members*
  • We'll double the Nectar points you get on your Sainsbury's shopping and fuel when you buy annual †

Policies to suit your needs

Not sure which cover’s right for you? Whether you're heading off on a single trip or you’ve got a few holidays planned this year, there’s a policy to suit you.

Single trip

Single trip cover is a great option if you're planning just one trip away.

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Annual multi-trip

Traveling more than once a year? A great choice is our annual multi-trip policy – it could save you time and money.

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Extended stay

If you’re planning a longer trip like a gap year or round-the-world adventure then extended stay cover is our best option for you.

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Find out more about some of our key benefits and optional extras.

Over 55s cover

Our can be tailored to suit your requirements and could be perfect for older travellers. We can help cover your medical conditions too.

Medical cover

Enjoy your travels without worrying about unexpected medical bill while you're away. Our cover can be tailored to cover a wide range of pre-existing conditions.

Winter sports cover

Off to enjoy the slopes? We offer optional cover specifically created to help protect you and your winter sport equipment whilst you’re away.


Helpful Guides

Useful information to help you when you are traveling abroad.


Coronavirus FAQs

Foreign travel advice - Check for any travel risks before you go. The Foreign and Commonwealth Office provides advice for anyone going overseas. If you do travel to a region which the FCO advises against visiting, it is more than likely to invalidate your .

Guide to flying with children

Guide to Air Passenger Duty

European Health Insurance Card (EHIC)

Delayed flights

Loss and theft of important documents abroad

Travel Disruption

Missed Flights

Declaring pre-existing medical conditions

with pre-existing medical conditions

Getting when you're over 55

Travelling whilst pregnant

Winter sports

*20% discount applies when you tell us your Nectar card number. Discount does not apply to the premium for pre-existing medical conditions or enhanced gadget cover. Offer may be altered or withdrawn at any time without prior notice.

†Double Nectar points 1. Only available to customers buying a Sainsbury's B@nk Annual policy. 2. You need to tell us your Nectar card number when you apply; and scan or swipe that card, or input your card number, with each Sainsbury’s purchase. 3 .Double points begin on your policy's cover start date. If you don't tell us your Nectar card number until after your cover start date, double points will begin on the date you tell us. 4. Double points stop when the policy is cancelled or you stop paying premiums. 5. Each Nectar account can only collect points from one annual multi-trip policy. 6. It’s only the base points you collect at Sainsbury’s that are doubled. Bonus points won’t be doubled, nor will any points from Argos, Habitat, Sainsbury’s B@nk (including travel money purchases), Sainsbury’s Energy or any other Sainsbury’s service. 7. By the 10th of each month, you'll get a bonus point award equal to the total of your qualifying points during the previous month, up to a maximum of 20,000 points. 8. Sainsbury's Supermarkets Ltd award the points from this offer. No cash alternative is available. 9. We reserve the right to change or cancel this offer without notice.

Sainsbury’s B@nk is underwritten by Great Lakes Insurance SE (GLISE) a German insurance company. UK Branch office: Plantation Place, 30 Fenchurch Street, London, EC3M 3AJ, company number SE000083. Authorised by Bundesanstalt für Finanzdienstleistungsaufsicht and subject to limited regulation by the Financial Conduct Authority and Prudential Regulation Authority: register number 769884. Details about the extent of GLISE’s authorisation and regulation by the Prudential Regulation Authority, and regulation by the Financial Conduct Authority are available from the insurer on request.

Sainsbury’s B@nk is sold and administered by Hood Travel Limited, registered at Companies House 08318836. Hood Travel is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority under registration number 597211. Hood Travel Limited’s registered address is at 1st Floor Maitland House, Warrior Square, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, SS1 2JY. Hood Travel is an insurance intermediary providing a non-advised service. We act for and on behalf of the insurer.