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Winter Travel Insurance

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Thanks to London Stansted Airport’s partnership with Essential Travel you can benefit from award-winning Winter Sports insurance when you take advantage of our Winter Holiday destination packages. Make sure you are fully protected; choose a Winter Sports holiday insurance policy for cover that includes 26 sports.

Single Trip from £15.75 (1 week)
Annual cover from £45.10

  • Policy benefits
  • Single Trip from £15.75 (1 week)
  • Annual cover from £45.10
  • One-off, multiple or backpacking trip
  • Local and international policies available
  • Cover for 26 Winter Sports
  • Closed piste and unused ski packs
  • 24-Hour Emergency contact line


Since wintry conditions can vary from mild to extreme, your policy includes helicopter and mountain rescue as well as repatriation. Among other benefits, you will also be able to claim for medical expenses of up to £10 million, and a hospital benefit of up to £1,200 with your insurance package.

Which counties can I use this in?

Policies cover either the UK only, Europe including UK cover, or Worldwide including European cover.

Emergency Assistance

All customers are entitled to a free multilingual emergency hotline 24/7 when they take out their single trip policy with Essential Travel. This is just one more way that we ensure your complete peace of mind on holiday.