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Switzerland is a Central European nation a financial powerhouse also known for its many mountains, lakes, ski resorts and chocolate! Nestled between France, Germany, Liechtenstein, Austria and Italy it is an important connection between Western, Central and Southern Europe. 60% of its territory is covered by the Alps making it a popular skiing destination for travelers across Europe. These ski resorts have some of the best conditions anywhere on the planet and famous ski resorts including Zermatt, St. Moritz and Verbier

Switzerland isn’t just for the winter, as one of the world’s most important financial centers and just a 90 minute flight from the UK, Switzerland Geneva, Lausanne and Zurich are popular for both business travel and city breaks alike.

No matter what type of trip you are planning to Switzerland, it is important to get travel insurance to ensure you’re covered whilst your away. You should also consider our winter sports or business travel add ons depending upon which is most relevant for your time in Switzerland.

Below is some more information about our products, for which Terms and Conditions apply. Please visit the policy information hub for full details.

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Switzerland is extremely safe, in fact, the Global Peace Index 2022 ranked Switzerland as the 11th safest country in the world. Despite that, travel insurance is still a must to protect you against unforeseen events such as flight delays, lost baggage, medical assistance and more.

If you’re travelling for the ski season, our Winter Sports and Ski Insurance can protect you for specific risks such as piste and avalanche closure along with cover in case of skiing equipment being delayed, lost or stolen.

Equally business travelers may benefit from our Business Travel Insurance which covers for lost, stolen, damaged or destroyed business equipment and can pay for a replacement business associate to travel if your trip gets curtailed unexpectedly.

Our Single Trip, Annual and Backpacker policies can help keep you protected whether you’re heading to Switzerland for any type of trip.

Across our Single Trip and Annual policies, you can choose from our Bronze, Silver or Gold levels of cover. Depending on the level of cover you choose, you’ll be protected for: 

  • Cancelling or curtailing your trip
  • Delayed personal possessions
  • Lost, stolen or damaged personal possessions*
  • Loss of personal money*
  • Emergency medical and associated expenses
  • Loss of passport*
  • Personal accident cover
  • Missed departures
  • Delayed departures
  • Personal liability
  • Legal expenses
  • End supplier-failure**

*Not available with Bronze level cover.

**Only available with Gold level cover.

You can also purchase add-ons to ensure you’re covered for activities you’re taking part in.

With Switzerland being a popular European destination for many different purposes, repeat trips in the same year are common. If you are planning multiple trips, then our Annual travel insurance could be right for you.
Whether you’re planning a city break to Geneva, hit the slopes of Zermatt or meeting colleagues in Zurich, our Single Trip travel insurance provides you with cover if you’re taking a trip to Switzerland that lasts for a maximum of 180 days.
Backpacking around Europe is a popular route, so if you’re embarking on the holiday of a lifetime and visiting Switzerland, then our Backpacker insurance is suitable for most travellers.
Heading for the Swiss slopes on a group tour? Our group travel insurance can provide cover for you and your travelling companions. This can cover groups of friends as well as family going on holiday together.
If you’re taking the whole family on a break to Switzerland, you can place everyone on the same policy with our family travel insurance.
Travel is the best way of seeing the world. With our worldwide travel insurance, you’re covered from lake Geneva to the Golden Gate Bridge and everywhere in between.
As a major financial and business centre business trips to Switzerland are common. Our business travel insurance is designed with professionals in mind, and you can cover the whole team on one policy.