Travel insurers that cover children and young people with cancer

Here are some companies known to provide travel insurance cover for children and young people who've had a cancer diagnosis. We've included them based on positive feedback from parents and carers, but it's important that you read the wording of any policy to see what is and isn't covered and any limitations that apply. 

Specialist medical travel insurers 

All Clear Insurance 

All Clear insures young people who have any stage of cancer or who are in remission.


Insurancewith looks at each customer individually and will consider terminal conditions.

Able2Travel (Voyager Insurance Services) 

Able2Travel provides travel cover for a range of different cancers, as long as the prognosis isn’t terminal.

Freedom Travel Insurance

Freedom considers all types of cancer.

Free Spirit 

Free Spirit considers all types of cancer, including where there's a terminal diagnosis.

Good to Go Insurance 

Good to Go provides travel insurance for all types of medical conditions in children, including cancer.

Holiday Extras

Holiday Extras offers travel insurance for children and young people with cancer.

Insure Cancer (Medi Travel Cover Ltd)

Insure Cancer provides travel insurance to children and young people with advanced cancer and offers cover for those having chemotherapy or radiotherapy or who are part of cancer drug trials.

JD Travel Insurance 

JD travel offers insurance for people with pre-existing medical conditions of all kinds.

Insurance brokers 

British Insurance Brokers’ Association (BIBA) 

BIBA offers a large database of qualified and regulated insurance brokers. Its online Find-A-Broker tool allows you to search by condition and treatment

Call 0370 950 1790 - 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday

High street insurers

Boots Travel Insurance

Boots Travel Insurance covers pre-existing medical conditions such as cancer.

Post Office Travel Insurance 

The Post Office offers travel insurance for people with pre-existing medical conditions, including cancer.

Travel insurers

Fish Insurance 

Fish offers holiday insurance for young people with disabilities and medical conditions, including cancer and in cases where someone is in remission.

Insure and Go

Insure and Go provides insurance for treatment and conditions related to cancer (within the last five years).

World First 

World First offers cover for cancers at different stages and grades.

Where next?

Created December 2017, next review due 2018.

CLIC Sargent has put this list together based on positive feedback from parents, but this is not an endorsement by us nor do we accept any responsibility for the services provided by these companies.