What's covered & what's not

  • Travel Insurance and medical transport, Evacuation and Repatriation

    Amongst many other benefits, your travel insurance policy includes coverage for emergency medical transportation and evacuation services. What does your coverage offer? Fun fact: New York has a limousine ambulance, Tokyo has a bus-sized ambulance, and you won’t care about either of those thin...

  • Travel Insurance: Delayed and Missed Flights

    This policy provides coverage for trip interruption if your regularly scheduled common carrier is delayed for three (3) hours or is cancelled due to inclement weather. If you suffer trip interruption due to a missed connection, occurring while you are on a trip, the policy covers: The nonrefun...

  • Travel Insurance: Activities, sports & adventures covered by World...

    We like to think we know most of the adventures and activities our World Nomads love. If a sport or activity is not listed it may have slipped by us or it may not be covered. Check with us if you’re not sure. Activity Level Special Conditions Special Exclusions Abseiling (rappelling, rapping,...

  • Am I covered if i need urgent medical treatment while travelling?

    Your travel insurance policy provides coverage for emergency medical expenses if you suffer an unexpected illness or injury during your travels. What does your coverage offer? Depending on your situation, coverage for emergency medical expenses may include: Physician care Hos...

  • Travel Insurance & High Value Specified Items.

    The information below is for our Nomads who purchased a policy BEFORE Tue 3:00 pm (CST), 24 Jan, 2017. If you purchased a policy AFTER Tue 3:00 pm (CST) (24 Jan, 2017), we're still working on getting updated content up for the new plans. If you have any questions, feel free to send a message or c...

  • Travel insurance cover for baggage and personal effects

    We all know it’s important to be careful with your own gear while travelling but sometimes the worst still happens. If your luggage is stolen or damaged, your policy may help… and if your sporting equipment is lost, stolen or damaged while being transported by a common carrier, your policy may be ab...

  • Travel Insurance: Trekking in Nepal and Helicopter Evacuation

    We are constantly asked “if I become sick or injured while trekking in Nepal, is helicopter evacuation covered?” and "How does it all work if I need helicopter evacuation?" Let’s say first that YES, medical evacuation from the mountains by helicopter can be covered by the policy when the correct ac...

  • Trip Resumption after an Unexpected Return Home

    The information below is for our Nomads who purchased a policy BEFORE Tue 3:00 pm (CST), 24 Jan, 2017. If you purchased a policy AFTER Tue 3:00 pm (CST) (24 Jan, 2017), we're still working on getting updated content up for the new plans. If you have any questions, feel free to send a message or c...

  • I'm a U.S. resident. Am I covered for travel to Cuba under the ne...

    We're working on this information for you. If you have any questions about the policy in your country of residence, please contact us.