How to buy Visitors Insurance


In order to purchase the visitors insurance policy you'll need some information about the applicant like full name, passport number, date of birth, plan start date, and plan end date.


You can buy the Visitors Insurance for yourself, your parents, relatives, or anyone else. You'll need a credit card to purchase the policy online and a printer to take a print out of the policy.


When You Should Buy Visitors Insurance?

You can buy these plans anytime before the person starts the journey or even after they arrive in the United States. It is advisable to buy the policy at least a day in advance of the plan effective date.


The plan start/effective date can be based on the following factors:

  • If you're buying a fixed/limited plan for the U.S., the start date should be the day person arrives into United States.
  • If the plan is a comprehensive coverage plan with the option of international coverage the start date should be the day the person boards the plane. These plans are effective during the flight as
  • If the person has already arrived you can choose the start date any day you would like to start the insurance coverage. The earliest start date can be the next day.

Visitors Insurance Buying Process & Acknowledgement

Buying visitors insurance online is a simple process that takes 5-15 minutes. Once you submit your application, you should print out a copy. This can work as your virtual ID card.


The printout is the proof of insurance acquired online. The confirmation email also comprises information pertaining to the visitors insurance policy with supporting URLs for further reference.


On a later date, you may also receive hard copies of all the necessary documents along with the original insurance card via regular mail to the address stated while purchasing the policy.

If you have any more questions our Customer Success Team