When does your trip start?When do you want your cover to start?When does your trip start?
You'll be covered for cancellation as soon as you buy your policy.You'll have cancellation cover from this date.You'll be covered for cancellation as soon as you buy your policy.
When will you be returning?
If you're travelling abroad, this will be the date that you get back to the UK.
For single trip policies, select the day you depart for your destination. From the date you buy your policy, you'll have cancellation cover regardless of whether the policy has started. Therefore, it's important to buy your travel insurance as early in advance as possible, as soon as you have your trip booked.