Travel Insurance Bundled with Airfare
When you click on a fare and go to the final page where you will see taxes included and have the option to put in a credit card, there will be a click-box you can select to add trip cancellation insurance. These are special rates that can only be booked at the time of purchase.
Be sure to click the link next to the box to view the terms of the travel insurance, especially to see the coverage amounts, since only certain amounts of coverage are currently possible. If you wish to view alternate travel insurance plans with different options that might fit your particular needs better, then you can always book insurance separately. See the options listed below.
Trip Insurance as Separate Purchase
If you prefer a wide range of plans to select from so that you the exact coverage you like, consider the following providers below:
Submitting Travel Insurance Claims
Regardless of which place you booked the insurance, if you need to make a claim, please consult the separate email that you would have received confirming your insurance for contact details. If you did not receive that email due to spam blocking, email server failure, or a misspelled email address, please use our Customer Support page to contact us.
More Trip Insurance Information
Travel insurance is insurance that is intended to cover financial and other losses incurred while travelling, either within one's own country, or internationally.
Trip insurance can usually be arranged at the time of booking of a trip to cover exactly the duration of that trip or a more extensive, continuous insurance can be purchased from (most often)[travel agents, travel insurance companies or directly from travel suppliers such as cruiselines or tour operators.
The most common risks that are covered by travel insurance are:
- Medical expenses
- Emergency evacuation/repatriation
- Delayed departure
- Loss, theft or damage to personal possessions
and money (including travel documents)
- Delayed baggage (and emergency replacement of essential items)
- Overseas funeral expenses
- Accidental death, injury or disablement benefit
- Legal assistance
- Personal liability and rental car damage excess
- Loss of income