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Longstay Insurance

Boots Longstay policies can run as long as 18 months, so our cover provides you with peace of mind on your extended trip.

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Longstay Travel Insurance

Whether you’re lucky enough to be taking time out to travel the world with a gap year, or just going on an extended holiday, then give you and your loved ones at home the peace of mind that your adventures will be covered with travel insurance.

The good news is that Boots Longstay travel insurance covers everything from cancellation, medical expenses and personal possessions to personal liability and having to come home early, all at an affordable price to fit your budget.

Key benefits


  • Cover from just £38.60 for 3 months Bronze cover across Europe.
  • We offer a 15% discount, exclusive to our online customers.
  • 14-day cooling off period
  • Cover for up to 18 months travelling, longer than any other policy
  • Kids can travel for free on family policies
  • 24/7 emergency assistance helpline, managed by doctors
  • Add to your Boots Advantage Card points balance with any policy purchase
  • Cover for medical conditions provided they have been declared and accepted by us in writing

We know that everyone has different travel plans and needs flexibility, which is why we offer travel insurance for one long trip of three, six, nine, twelve or eighteen months, so whether you’re taking a long break or an extended holiday – we’ve got it covered.

You can get Longstay travel insurance for your pre-existing medical conditions too. Our unique medical screening system allows us to cover all sorts of medical cases, so whether you have a heart condition, cancer, diabetes or just high blood pressure – you can be offered cover by a travel insurance policy from Boots.

To buy Boots Longstay Travel Insurance:

  • You must have your main home in the United Kingdom or the Channel Islands and have not spent more than six months abroad in the year before buying this policy
  • You must not have already started your trip
  • You are not over 55 years of age
  • As with any insurance there are certain exclusions, including claims due to a medical condition or illness that was known about at the time of taking out your policy or booking your trip whichever is later, unless already declared to us and accepted in writing.
  • Cover is not provided for travel to areas where the Foreign and Commonwealth Office have advised against all but essential travel.
  • Cover is not provided for cruising or winter sports unless the appropriate extension has been selected and additional premium has been paid.
  • All Boots online customers are eligible for a 15% discount. All you have to do is select the ‘Get quote’ button and enter your personal and trip details.

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Policy Add-ons

Add activity packs: If you’re looking to surf, take part in some zorbing or even some heli-skiing, make sure you have the right level of cover. With our Activity Packs, you pay an additional premium when it comes to the Options page of your quote and select the Activity Pack you require.

Add trip disruption cover: Get that extra peace of mind with trip disruption cover for travel operator failure and natural catastrophe for an additional premium on our Longstay Silver product.

Add gadget cover: Ideal for those of us who can’t go away without our home comforts such as our e-readers, tablets or smartphones, this gadget cover will protect you against loss, theft or damage to your gadgets. This specialist cover can be added to our Longstay Silver policies from an additional premium of just 25p per day* (*based on an 18 month policy), giving you that essential peace of mind for those whilst you enjoy your trip.

To purchase any of these policy add-ons, simply click the ‘Get quote’ button. Once you have entered your personal trip details and selected a type of policy, you will be given the option to add any of these policy add-ons to your travel insurance quote.

Whether you plan on travelling through Asia, backpacking through Australia or just an extended break in Spain, have peace of mind with travel insurance from Boots.

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