What's covered & what's not

  • Travel Insurance and medical transport, Evacuation and Repatriation

    What’s covered Your policy covers medical transportation services for an injury or illness that occurs during your trip. Under the terms and conditions of the policy, there is cover for emergency medical evacuation as long as it is ordered by the attending physician who certifies adequate medica...

  • Travel Insurance: Delayed and Missed Flights

    Oh, snap! You missed your connecting flight and now instead of doing the limbo in the Bahamas, your Caribbean vacation is in limbo. If you experience delayed or missed flights, your reasonable and necessary additional expenses – such as travel and accommodation costs – are covered if: En route ...

  • 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. Click here for policy holders with policies purchased AFTER Tues, 7 June, 2017 5:00 pm CDT...

  • Travel Insurance: Overseas Medical Treatment & Hospitalisation

    Your travel insurance policy can cover emergency medical expenses if you are become seriously ill or injured during your trip and require necessary medical treatment.The limits for cover vary depending on the plan you buy eg Standard or Explorer What Medical Expenses do World Nomads Cover? The...

  • Travel Insurance & High Value Specified Items.

    Currently the Standard and Explorer plans available to permanent residents of the USA do not have the option to pay an additional premium to cover high value items for more than what is offered under the standard baggage limits .

  • Travel insurance cover for baggage and personal effects

    Obviously it’s important to keep a sharp eye on your baggage and personal effects while traveling, but hey, some crazy things can happen on the road. And there are some very talented thieves out there. So your policy can help if your gear is lost, stolen or damaged. What’s covered: There's cov...

  • 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 may be covered by the policy when it is medicall...

  • Trip Resumption after an Unexpected Return Home for Americans

    Unfortunately the policy available to permanent residents of the USA does not provide a policy benefit to cover additional expenses incurred to resume your trip if you've returned home earlier than planned due to any reason. Any questions? For customer service you can send a message or call Tr...

  • Trip Interruption and Cancellation

    We're sorry, we're still working on this information for you. For customer service you can send a message or call Trip Mate direct: Telephone:+1-844-207-1930 (toll free within the US and Canada) Telephone:+1-816-905-3963 (international direct/collect) The Trip Mate customer service team are avai...

  • Is my rental car covered?

    If you’re hitting the road in a rental car on your vacation, our Explorer option has Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) coverage up to $35,000. So if your rental car is damaged in a collision, by theft, vandalism, weather, or anything else beyond your control, we’ll either reimburse the cost of repairs a...