Can I buy travel insurance if I'm already in the US?

Yes, you can purchase travel insurance if you are already in the US, but the sooner you purchase, the better, as you want to make sure your insurance will cover you for any expected illness or injury during your visit. When filling out the application, enter the "trip start date" as the date you would like your coverage to begin. Most coverage can begin as soon as the next day. If you have any further questions or need assistance in selecting a plan, please contact our team of licensed insurance consultants at 1.866.394.9104 or

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