Still planning your next adventure during lockdown?

Book with confidence through RTW Backpackers

Here are our updated T&Cs for booking made before 1st June 2020


FREE date changes if your start date has to be moved

Or book open dated for MAXIMUM FLEXIBILITY

CANCELLATION PROTECTION – enjoy an extended 3 years of travel credit validity

REDUCED cancellation fee of 20%


Date Changes

Any booking made from 1st April 2020 until further notice will have unlimited, free date changes due to any coronavirus travel restrictions or cancelled departures by the supplier

Open Dated Tickets

Book open dated for maximum flexibility. Open dated tickets are valid for 24 months from the date of purchase, you can also change a dated booking to open dated free of charge at any point, however the 24 months will be from the date of the original purchase

Extended Travel Credit

You can opt to cancel your original bookings in exchange for travel credit. Travel credit can be redeemed against any products (including travel passes and accommodation) available via RTW Backpackers.

Travel credit is now available for the extended period of 3 years and can be spent in either a single purchase or multiple purchases, as well as being used against a purchase of larger value than the travel credit.

Reduced Cancellation Fees

For all purchases made before 1st June 2020 RTW Backpacker cancellation fees will be reduced to 20% (from our standard 50%). As per our standard terms and conditions these are also subject to any supplier fees as well.