We Are A 5 Star Rated Insurer

At Outbacker, we have been benchmarked with travel insurers across the UK by independent financial research and software company, Defaqto, and have received a 5 Star Rating for our 'Platinum' policies. Our travel insurance has been found to provide quality cover and includes a comprehensive range of features and benefits.

Defaqto have found that our travel cover provides one of the highest quality offerings in the market.

Who Are Defaqto?

Defaqto is an independent financial research company focused on supporting better financial decision making. At its heart is the UK's largest retail financial product database, which it maintains by collecting the whole universe of product and fund data and using its industry expertise and insight to make it comparable. Ultimately, this data underpins Defaqto's product ratings, web and software solutions, publications, events and consultancy services.

Why Choose Outbacker?

We are proud to be able to not only offer one of the highest quality travel insurance products on the market, but also one of the cheapest. This makes our policies great value for money. You can find a comparison against some of our main competitors on our travel insurance comparison page.

key policy benefits

Working Holiday

Working holiday cover included as standard*

100+ Activities

Our policies all include over 100 sports and activities as standard

Medical Expenses

Medical expenses cover up to £15 million outside the UK

Return Trip to the UK

Return once for up to 14 days without invalidating your cover

Outbacker Travel Insurance policies do not cover ANY pre-existing medical conditions.

* We include cover for some types of work and charity as standard, for other types you'll need to pay an additional premium, please click here for more information. If you include cover for manual labour please note we exclude manual work involving the lifting or carrying of heavy items in excess of 25 kgs, use of power tools or machinery, work involving the use of scaffolding or ladders, working at a height above 6m, any electrical or construction work or any form of work underground.

why outbacker

Working Holidays* and a Return Trip to the UK
Cover up to 230 Sports and Activities
Safe & Secure Online Booking
Instant Online Policy Delivery
24 Hour, 365 Days Emergency Assistance
Over £50,000 raised for Doctors Without Borders

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