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Winter Travel Insurance

Thanks to Manchester Airport’s partnership with Essential Travel you can benefit from award-winning Winter Sports insurance when you take advantage of our Winter Holiday destination packages. Make sure you are fully protected; choose a Winter Sports holiday insurance policy for cover that includes 26 sports.

Single Trip from £15.75 (1 week)
Annual cover from £45.10

  • Policy benefits
  • Single Trip from £15.75 (1 week)
  • Annual cover from £45.10
  • One-off, multiple or backpacking trip
  • Local and international policies available
  • Cover for 26 Winter Sports
  • Closed piste and unused ski packs
  • 24-Hour Emergency contact line


Since wintry conditions can vary from mild to extreme, your policy includes helicopter and mountain rescue as well as repatriation. Among other benefits, you will also be able to claim for medical expenses of up to £10 million, and a hospital benefit of up to £1,200 with your insurance package.

Which counties can I use this in?

Policies cover either the UK only, Europe including UK cover, or Worldwide including European cover.

Emergency Assistance

All customers are entitled to a free multilingual emergency hotline 24/7 when they take out their single trip policy with Essential Travel. This is just one more way that we ensure your complete peace of mind on holiday.

Further Links

M.A.G is a marketing company promoting travel insurance in association with Holiday Extras Limited.

Holiday Extras Limited is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Our FCA Register number is 309682. Details about the extent of our regulation with the FCA is available from us on request. Essential Travel is a trading name of Holiday Extras Limited, whose registered office is: Ashford Road, Newingreen, Hythe, CT21 4JF. Essential Travel Travel Insurance is underwritten by White Horse Insurance Ireland Limited and under our contract with themwe can only provide you with information about these particular policies.