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Budget Direct offers a range of travel insurance products. This range includes policies for last-minute travellers who aren’t worried about cancelling their trip, essential cover for the middle of the range, and comprehensive cover for your needs and even your pets.
There’s also domestic cover for trips around Australia and annual multi-trip for frequent jetsetters. Budget Direct is proud to offer travel insurance that could save you money.
Cover varies depending on your level of cover purchased and can include:
You may also add the following to your policy:
Always read the Product Disclosure Statement (PDS) of each policy to know what is covered.
Occasional traveller? Frequent jetsetter? Budget Direct travel insurance has you covered, and for a lot less than you might think. When you’re travelling, the last thing you want to worry about is an emergency or losing your luggage. With Budget Direct Travel Insurance, you can have peace of mind knowing there’s someone available to assist you, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Always read the PDS for each policy before deciding to buy.
Budget Direct offer a range of travel insurance policies to suit your needs, including:
Always read the PDS for each policy before deciding what is appropriate for your personal circumstances, needs and budget.
Each insurance policy will include a number of exclusions. These are certain circumstances or incidents that your insurer won’t cover. They include:
Please read your policy PDS for a full list of exclusions.
You can lodge your claim with Budget Direct via email, mail, on the phone or online. If you need to make a claim, please ensure you have your:
Read your policy PDS for what you can claim.
For an additional premium, you can get travel insurance without an excess. However, most policyholders choose the standard excess of $100 or $200 which can reduce how much you pay on your premium.
Budget Direct covers a host of pre-existing medical conditions, provided you haven’t been hospitalised in the previous 24 months for that condition. You must also declare your condition when you buy a policy. Check the PDS of the policy to know what pre-existing medical conditions are covered or excluded.
Even if your pre-existing condition is not covered, you may still be covered for claims not related to your condition.