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Travel Insurance to America

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What is Travel Insurance to America?

The same as Americans dream of visiting Europe at least once, we Europeans would definitely have nothing against visiting the United States. Such a trip is a great opportunity to cross the ocean and see another continent with all its diversity. Obviously, taking such step would be quite bold thing to do without taking out the appropriate travel insurance.

Heading to the United States? Study, work and travel worry-free in the USA with your J1 Travel Insurance.

Travel insurance to America is a guarantee for your peace of mind whilst travelling. Of course, we all hope for the best and try not to think of any negative happenings occurring to us abroad. What adds a bit to your peace of mind is knowing that the following mishaps are covered by your insurance policy:

  • Trip cancellation or curtailment
  • Trip delay or scheduled airline failure
  • Baggage delay or loss
  • Emergency Medical treatment and Repatriation, etc.

Choosing your travel insurance to America is very easy. As soon as you start making a quote, select the option Worldwide (All Countries) and there you are. You’ll be covered for travelling to all worldwide countries including the USA, Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean.

If you find the basic policy features not enough, there is an option of adding the following extras:

  • Cover for valuables
  • Event cancellation
  • Excess waiver
  • Adventure activities, etc.

Note that standard travel insurance policies from Globelink cover a range of most common pre-existing medical conditions, as well as a number of adventure activities for free. Check the chosen policy terms carefully before buying it and decide whether you need to take any extras. Obtaining a quote from Globelink Travel Insurance is clear and simple.

Take out your travel insurance to America and have a wonderful trip!

Single Trip Travel Insurance

Single Trip Travel Insurance is designed for people aged up to 89 travelling independently or on a package holiday with a maximum trip duration of up to 15 months.

from £

Single Trip Travel Insurance is designed for people aged up to 89 travelling independently or on a package holiday with a maximum trip duration of up to 15 months.

  • Cancellation or Curtailment - up to £6,000 in total;
  • Emergency Medical Expenses - up to £10,000,000 in total;
  • Baggage - up to £3,000 in total;
Insurance Product Information Document

Annual Multi-Trip Travel Insurance

Travelling more than once a year? Take as many holidays as you wish and be covered all year long! 17 days Winter Sports Cover FREE if you take out the 45 days policy.

from £

Designed for most Individuals, Couples or Families who undertake several trips of up to 120 days within a 12 months period. For people aged up to 79 years!

  • Cancellation or Curtailment - up to £6,000 in total;
  • Emergency Medical Expense - up to £10,000,000 in total;
  • Baggage - up to £3,000 in total;
Insurance Product Information Document

Backpacker Travel Insurance

Career breaker? Globetrekker? Globelink Insurance offer the budget solution for long stay journeys.

from £

Aimed at under 51 years old backpackers on a tight budget up to a maximum of 18 months. Most adventure sports covered for free.

  • Cancellation or Curtailment - up to £2,000 in total;
  • Emergency Medical Expenses - up to £5,000,000 in total;
  • Baggage - up to £1,000 in total;

J1 Basic Policy

Gives you the essential J1 cover for people aged up to 50.

from £

Globelink J1 Basic Travel Insurance provides all the essentials if you are on a tight budget but still need a policy that exceeds the requirements of the US J-1 Visa exchange programme set by the U.S Department of State.

  • Cancellation or Curtailment - up to £1,500
  • Emergency Medical Expenses - up to £5,000,000
  • Personal Liability - up to £2,000,000

J1 Regular Policy

All the J1 essentials, plus baggage, money, exam failure cover and more, for people aged up to 50.

from £

Globelink J1 Regular Travel Insurance provides all the essentials and much more. It exceeds the requirements of the US J-1 Visa exchange programme set by the U.S Department of State.

  • Cancellation or Curtailment - up to £1,500
  • Emergency Medical Expenses - up to £5,000,000
  • Personal Liability - up to £2,000,000

Frequently Asked Questions

What travel insurance do I need for America?

Medical treatment is notoriously expensive in the USA so you need a decent policy with good medical coverage and an Assistance Service you can call on. Chose a policy to match the cover you need and the reason why you are traveling. Select a Globelink policy with Worldwide cover (either Economy, Regular, Comprehensive or Annual Multi Trip), or if you're going to visit the USA on a J1 Exchange Visitor Visa Programme, you need J1 travel insurance.

How much does travel insurance for America cost?

It depends on where you are going, for how long, the type of policy you pick, and number of people on the policy. The cheapest Single Trip economy policy costs £ (based on 1 adult aged up to 50 travelling in the USA for up to 5 days).

Still have questions?

The Globelink team will help solve any questions by phone 00 44 (0) 1353 699082, or email globelink@globelink.co.uk.

Geographical Limits - Area Definitions
Europe
Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belgium, Belarus, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Channel Islands, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Egypt, Estonia, Finland, France (including Corsica), Georgia, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece (including Greek Islands), Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy (including Aeolian Islands, Sardinia & Sicily), Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malta, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, Morocco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal (including Azores & Madeira), Romania, Russia (West of the Ural Mountains), San Marino, Serbia (including Kosovo), Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain (including Balearic and Canary Islands), Sweden, Switzerland, Tunisia, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom and Vatican City.
Worldwide I
(excluding)
Worldwide, excluding United States of America, Canada and all islands in the Caribbean Sea and the Bahamas, Costa Rica, Japan and Mexico. (Also includes cover for Europe, Australia and New Zealand).
Worldwide II
(all countries)
Worldwide, including United States of America, Canada and all islands in the Caribbean Sea and the Bahamas, Costa Rica, Japan and Mexico: All countries worldwide. (Also includes cover for Europe, Australia and New Zealand).

Travel Insurance

Please read your Policy Wording carefully to ensure that it meets with your precise requirements. View and download the relevant Policy Wording* from the links below depending on whether you live in the UK or elsewhere in the EU.


*If you purchased your Travel Insurance policy prior to 1st February 2019, you can view your policy wording by reviewing your Globelink Travel Insurance Purchase email, or obtain a copy by contacting globelink@globelink.co.uk with your name and address.


Policy Wording for Policies issued to EU residents (living outside the UK) from 1st February 2019 to 6th May 2020

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Policy Wording for Policies issued to UK residents (living in the UK only) from 1st February 2019 to 6th May 2020

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Policy Wording for Policies issued to EU residents (living outside the UK) from 7th May 2020 onwards

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Policy Wording for Policies issued to UK residents (living in the UK only) from 7th May 2020 onwards

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