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Admiral travel insurance review

Find out how Admiral is rated for customer service, and how its travel insurance policies are rated in terms of cover.

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Admiral travel insurance overview Admiral's travel insurance policy: is it good or bad? How we calculate customer and policy scores

Admiral travel insurance overview

Admiral, which was started in 1993, is the only FTSE listed company headquartered in Wales.

While Admiral started as a car insurance specialist, it now also offers home, travel and pet insurance.

What you need to know about Admiral's travel Insurance policy:

  • Cancellation and curtailment limit of £5,000
  • Baggage and belongings limit of £2,500
  • Limit of £500 for cash and travellers cheques.

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Admiral's travel insurance policy: is it good or bad?

We've scrutinised around 200 travel insurance policies, combining our analysis with feedback from 4,528 members of the general public.

Each policy is rated to produce a Which? policy score as well as a customer score.

Table last updated in May 2018. Next update in November 2018.

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Medical expenses cover limit (£)

 

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Cancellation/curtailment limit (£)

 

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Travel delay - 12 hours limit (£)

 

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Money including cash limit (£)

 

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Cash limit (£)

 

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How we calculate customer and policy scores

We calculated the customer scores using a combination of overall customer satisfaction and the likelihood of recommending the provider to a friend.

We calculated the policy scores by rating the most important elements of the policy, including medical expenses cover limit, cancellation/curtailment limit, travel delay limit, baggage and belongings limit and money limit.

The total score combines both the customer score and policy score.

To qualify as a Which? Recommended Provider, an insurer must:

  • Be regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.
  • Be available to the general public.
  • Have received 30 or more responses in our customer survey.
  • Have received an average or above average policy score (see table for current average score) and a customer score of 70% or above.