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Westpac Travel Insurance
|Westpac Travel Insurance policy covers single travelers, families and includes holiday and business or frequent travelers. It covers for events such as cancelled travel and accommodation expenses, overseas medical expenses, delayed transport and accommodation expenses, personal baggage, credit card and travel documents, accidental death, personal liability, car rental and more. All policies cover both traveling within Australia and overseas. Individuals traveling within or outside of Australia can organize travel insurance with the Westpac Bank before they leave and can enjoy hassle-free trip throughout the journey. Individuals who have any of the Westpac credit cards such as Earth Gold, Earth Platinum, Altitude Gold, Altitude Platinum, 55 day Gold MasterCard or Visa Card and 55 day Platinum Visa Card can access free travel insurance. Those not having any of the above cards can also arrange Westpac travel insurance policies such as travel assistance, overseas medical expenses, luggage, credit card, travellers cheques and 24 hour claim service.
The Westpac travel insurance is issued by Vero Insurance Limited and is arranged by Westpac Banking Corporation, while the complimentary insurance covers are issued by Zurich Australian Insurance Limited.
All policies are subject to terms and conditions, limits and exclusions on cover that are clearly stated and explained in the policy wording. Individuals can obtain this policy wording by calling 1300 762 284.
Westpac Travel Insurance Reviews
The following cardholders of Westpac credit cards such as Altitude, Altitude Gold Card, Altitude Platinum Card, Earth Gold, Earth Platinum, Singapore Airlines Westpac Gold Card and Singapore Airlines Westpac Platinum Card can access free travel insurance upto the months given below.
Altitude Gold Card
Altitude Platinum Card
- Complimentary overseas travel insurance covers for trips upto 3 months.
Earth Gold Card
- Extended complimentary overseas travel insurance covers for trips up to 6 months.
Earth Platinum Card
- Complimentary travel insurance covers for trips up to 3 months.
Singapore Airlines Westpac Gold Card
- Complimentary travel insurance covers for trips up to 6 months.
Singapore Airlines Westpac Platinum Card
- Complimentary travel insurance covers for trips upto 3 months.
Westpac Altitude is of two credit cards- Altitude American Express Card and Altitude Visa Card or Altitude MasterCard. So are also Singapore Westpac Airlines Gold and Platinum Card with two credit cards each- Gold American Express Card and Gold Visa Card, and Platinum American Express Card and Platinum Visa Card. These cards are linked with only one account with one monthly statement, one annual fee and one credit limit. Both Singapore Airlines Westpac Gold and Platinum cardholders can earn exciting Krisflyer miles per one dollar spent on all eligible purchases.
- Complimentary travel insurance for trips upto 6 months.
Westpac Travel Insurance Claim
To claim for travel insurance at Westpac, individuals in Australia can call at 1800 805 458, while those from overseas may call +61 (2) 8987 1625. They can also email at firstname.lastname@example.org or fax to +61 (2) 8064 9395. Individuals claiming travel insurance have to complete the online form after choosing the relevant claim form and send the completed form attached with relevant documents and information such as medical certificates, doctor and police reports, receipts, invoices, airline, train or bus tickets and luggage tags etc. and send it to the address given on the claim form.
For more information on Westpac travel insurance and its detailed policies, quote and coverage in Australia as well as in NZ, and all other related info including domestic travel insurance, credit card travel insurance cover, Ignite credit card, Titanium MasterCard and more, please log on to the official website of the bank.