Travel Insurance

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nib travel insurance – it’s worth it.

nib understands the importance of helping people access insurance products and services suitable for every travel adventure; from planning and experiencing, to returning home safely.

Their range of plans means can choose the plan that you think best suits the kind of holiday you’re taking and the level of cover you need - from basic cover through to comprehensive multi-trip domestic and international plans.


Cover when you need it

nib can provide cover for many things that could go wrong when you travel, including:

  • Having your trip or flights cancelled
  • Accidental lost luggage or having it stolen
  • Suffering a medical or dental emergency overseas
  • Getting sick or injured overseas, even when playing amateur sports, and more

nib travel insurance also includes automatic cover for a range of existing medical conditions and the ability to apply to cover other conditions for an additional premium.


Easy online medical screenings

If you have an existing medical condition that is not automatically covered by your plan, you can apply to have it covered for an additional premium.

You’ll be asked to complete a medical screening which can be done quickly and easily online, or over the phone with a member of our helpful customer service team.

24/7 Emergency medical support

Our 24/7 Emergency Assistance team includes trained medical professionals such as doctors and registered nurses. They’re on standby and ready to help with any medical emergencies no matter wherever or whenever they might occur.

From organising quality local medical help through to arranging and overseeing an evacuation or repatriation, you can be confident you’ll have the very best minds and hands guiding the process for you.

  • Phone: 1300 555 019 (within Australia)
  • Phone: +61 3 8523 2800 (outside of Australia)
  • Email:

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Simple, fast online claims

If you ever need to make a claim, you can do it online anywhere, anytime. And we'll work to assess it as quickly as possible.

  • Phone: 1300 353 176 (within Australia)
  • Phone: +61 2 7202 0508 (outside of Australia)
  • Email:

Obtain a quote



 Before you buy, please read the Product Disclosure Statement.

First Option Bank Ltd, ABN 95 087 650 735 arranges this travel insurance as a distributor of nib Travel Services (Australia) Pty Ltd ABN 81 115 932 173, AFSL 308461. First Option Bank Ltd is not authorised to give you any advice about the insurance and is paid a commission which is calculated as a percentage of the gross premium when you buy a travel insurance policy. The insurance is underwritten by XL Insurance Company SE, Australia Branch (ABN 36 083 570 441), an APRA authorised insurer. Before you buy, please read the Product Disclosure Statement available from us. If you are unhappy with the services provided by the insurer or nib, please contact nib's customer relations team whose contact details can be found in the Financial Services Guide part of the Product Disclosure Statement.

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