International travel insurance is a type of medical insurance that provides coverage for travelers outside of their home country. Travel medical insurance can insure you against high medical bills in the event of an unexpected injury, illness or other accident.

Who Is International Travel Insurance For?

checkmark International Travelers
checkmark Traveling for between 2 days and 2 years
checkmark Looking for safety and peace of mind
checkmark International Travelers checkmark Traveling for between 2 days and 2 years checkmark Looking for safety and peace of mind

What Can a Travel Medical Insurance Policy Cover?

  • Illnesses (including Covid-19)
  • Injuries on foreign soil
  • Accidents requiring medical attention
  • Trip cancellation or interruption
  • Loss of passport or wallet
  • Lost luggage
  • Emergency evacuation
  • And more

Benefits of Travel Medical Insurance

Whether you’re planning a trip overseas for business or for pleasure, having international health insurance is indispensable. No matter where you are, unforeseen incidents and mishaps can happen out of the blue, which is why it’s so important to be prepared. By purchasing travel medical insurance, you’ll be covered against emergency evacuation and medical expenses, and trip insurance will cover trip interruptions or cancellation, loss of passports or wallet, misplaced luggage, and more.


Additional benefits of travel insurance

Protection against accidents

Knowing you're covered in the event of an accident will let you relax and enjoy your holiday. You can travel with peace of mind and enjoy your vacation to the utmost when you know you're covered against any possible risks.

Protection against theft

If you've been a victim of theft while traveling abroad and have lost your wallet or belongings, your insurance provider may be able to provide you with instant assistance in the form of cash or another bill settlement service.

Assistance during emergencies

Knowing you're safe in the event of a political unrest-related emergency evacuation. Most travel insurance plans have international assistance and arrangements for emergency or medical evacuation of travelers.

Local resources or interpretation

Your insurance may come in handy if you find yourself in a difficult circumstance and need a local resource or interpreter. Would you know which hospital to contact if you were in a foreign country where no one spoke your native language? Are you fluent enough in the local language to explain your situation to them? In that situation, your travel medical insurance company can help you through these interactions by facilitating emergency services. Your insurance company may be able to assist you with a simple phone call.

Financial protection against risks

During your trip abroad, your travel health insurance coverage provides you with complete financial protection against a variety of risks.

Choosing VisitorsCoverage

At VisitorsCoverage, you can easily compare Travel Medical Insurance policies and buy them online, without excess paperwork or medical exams. You will need to provide the name, passport number and date of birth for each traveler in order to complete an application. We offer a wide variety of plans, all of which are highly rated and underwritten by reliable insurance carriers.

Traveling outside of your home country? We have you covered with a wide selection of travel medical insurance plans. Take a look.