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10, 20 or 30-Day Travel Insurance

Travelstart offers 10, 20 and 30-day one-way comprehensive insurance, provided you will be returning and not emigrating.

Why you need this:

All South Africa travellers intending to return South Africa qualify for this policy.

Ensure cover for medical expenses, delays, baggage loss and more.

Anyone under the age of 71 years old automatically qualifies.

How to add it to your booking:

1. Select your flight/s.

2. Select ‘Comprehensive International Travel Insurance’ under Customise Your Trip.

3. Select 10/20/30-day insurance.

4. Select the duration you require.

5. Select payment method and complete booking payment.

6. Check your email for your policy documentation.

  • This policy is valid for residents of South Africa intending to return to RSA.
  • Travel may not exceed 365 executive days.
  • This product must be purchased at the time of booking, prior to departure from or into RSA.
  • Travellers may not exceed the age limit of 71 years, except Senior, which is 84 years – both inclusive.
  • Medically required treatment, testing and quarantine costs covered up to R100m
  • Cancellation and curtailment loss covered up to R40k
  • Theft, damage and delays of baggage covered up to R30k
  • You will not be covered for:
    • Travel against the advice of a Medical Practitioner
    • Travel with the intention of obtaining medical treatment or consultation abroad
    • regnancy and childbirth-related complications after the 26th week of pregnancy
    • Travel to or within countries with a sanction, prohibition or restriction under United Nations resolutions or the trade and economic sanctions, laws or regulations of the European Union, United Kingdom or the United States of America. This includes travel to or within the following sanctioned countries: Cuba, North Korea, Iran, Syria, Sudan and Crimea Region
  • Please note that the processing time of your refund can take 6 – 8 weeks.
  • Email to request a refund on your product.

See a summary of the benefits, full terms and conditions and exclusions here.

The underwriter and service providers.

This product is underwritten by GUARDRISK INSURANCE COMPANY LTD, a registered short-term insurer and financial services provider. Your intermediary services providers are HEPSTAR FINANCIAL SERVICES (PTY) LTD and TRAVELSTART ONLINE TRAVEL OPERATIONS (PTY) LTD, authorised financial services providers. Click here to view the full details of the service providers of this product.

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