NTUC Income (Income) launches FlexiTravel Hourly Insurance, Singapore’s first travel insurance that enables travellers to purchase travel protection as needed by the hour. Available for those who are travelling only to Bintan, Batam and Malaysia, FlexiTravel Hourly Insurance is a flexible and affordable way for you to insure yourself on short or impromptu regional trips by land or sea that range from a few hours to a full weekend.
Designed to give you control while protecting you on short trips, FlexiTravel Hourly Insurance charges a minimum of $1.80 for six hours of protection, with the option to add on coverage at a rate of $0.30 for every additional hour, capped at a maximum charge of $3 per day.
Accessible via the ‘My Income’ mobile app, you can easily activate and stop your FlexiTravel Hourly Insurance coverage anytime at your fingertips.
With its geolocation feature, FlexiTravel Hourly Insurance is set to make travelling to Bintan, Batam and Malaysia not just spontaneous but safe as the app is designed to push notifications and remind you to activate your FlexiTravel Hourly Insurance plan when it detects that you are departing Singapore, and to terminate your plan upon arrival in Singapore.
Alternatively, you can update your travel details manually on the app to terminate or extend your travel insurance plan accordingly without the need to turn on the geolocation feature.
Cost-effective & Flexible Insurance Protection Tailored for Short-Term Travel
For a weekend trip to Bintan, Batam or Malaysia, FlexiTravel Hourly Insurance offers a cost-effective option to stay protected when compared to conventional travel insurance with COVID-19 coverage.
The benefits for FlexiTravel Hourly Insurance are different from conventional travel insurance, which provides more comprehensive coverage including for flights.
If you need to extend your trip while overseas, you can easily extend your coverage up to 7 days via the mobile app.
The benefits of FlexiTravel Hourly Insurance are specially designed to cover your common needs and concerns of short-term to Bintan, Batam and Malaysia by land or sea. Here are examples of some key benefits:
- Golfer’s cover, including stolen golf equipment from locked car and subsequent rental of golf equipment
- Reimbursement for unused entertainment ticket purchased for your trip
- Loss of baggage and personal belongings due to robbery or snatch theft and fraudulent use of bank card while overseas
- Relief for additional transport expenses due to snatch theft, robbery, or road accident
FlexiTravel Hourly Insurance also provides COVID-19 benefits such as medical expenses incurred overseas and emergency medical evacuation if required.
FlexiTravel Hourly Insurance Key Benefits
There will not be further cover for claims directly or indirectly caused by or arising from COVID-19 for benefits other than the COVID-19 benefits stated in the table above.
Complimentary First-trip Coverage
For first time FlexiTravel Hourly Insurance customers, Income is currently offering complimentary first-trip coverage for the first 1000 customers from 27 April 2022 to 26 July 2022. Simply register via the “My Income” mobile app and key in the promo code “1STTRIPONUS” to enjoy complimentary travel insurance.
For more information, visit here or download the My Income (Insurance) mobile app from the App Store or Google Play.