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Epilepsy travel insurance

Travelling abroad might not seem so easy for people who have epilepsy. However, Epilepsy travel insurance is available to buy at affordable prices. Find the best quotes today so that you can stop worrying and enjoy your travels to the fullest.

Benefits of epilepsy travel insurance

The main benefit of this type of insurance is that it allows travellers who have epilepsy to go abroad with peace of mind and without having to worry about extra medical costs in case something happens. With this service, people with epilepsy and there families are free to enjoy themselves as they travel the world.

Its also important if you are travelling with someone who has epilepsy or has had an epileptic fit in the past to ensure your insurance covers you against cancellation costs in case your companion should have a relapse. If it is not declared you could find the cost of your holiday is at risk. Obviously it is easiest if you are all insured on the same policy, as this avoids any confusion.

Travelling with epilepsy travel insurance

Travellers with epilepsy might experience paying more for their travel policies. Specific needs require specific deals, and this normally increases the price. However for those who have not had a recent fit or seizure, and whose condition is controlled with a one type of medicine could find that the additional premium is less than £5 - a low price to pay for the piece of mind having proper cover delivers. Make sure you shop around to find the very best type of epilepsy travel insurance.

How expensive is epilepsy travel insurance?

For a certain price, travellers with specific medical conditions such as epilepsy will be able to travel abroad knowing that if anything happens they are covered and have an insurance company supporting them. How much it costs depends on your individual circumstances, where you are travelling to and what your health issue may be.

However, the best prices and premiums could be found simply by shopping around and comparing epilepsy travel insurance.

Tips for finding epilepsy travel insurance quotes

Remember that you should always tell the truth when making an application for insurance. Even if you have only had an epileptic incident once, many years ago - it is always recommended that you shop around for the best policies and always tell the truth.

If you do not reveal you full state of health and make a claim on your insurance at a later date, it could be invalid and you’d be left to cover full medical and repatriation costs back to the UK.

This information is based on journalistic investigation and research. It is not financial advice. Any information should be considered in regard to specific circumstances. Any suggestions followed up are done so at your own risk and your own research is key.

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Epilepsy Travel insurance

Want to talk to someone regarding travel insurance covering epilepsy?


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Call friendly Freephone no 0800 542 7166 (M-F: 9am-8pm, Sat 9-4, Sun 10-4) or get a quote online

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Broker offering 12+ epilepsy specialist insurers
250 other conditions covered without medical screening
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Call 0843 227 8231 (Mon-Fri 9am-5pm, Sat 9-1) or get a quote online

Standard Insurers providing optional cover including epilepsy

insure for you
Choice of cover options
Covers ages to 79 (74 for Annual policies)
Single trip policies to 122 days (30 days for over 70s)
Online screening for epilepsy

Columbus Direct
Travel insurance with cover for epilepsy ages to 99 (Single Trip online) or 74 (AMT)
Link for 2% off Single Trip policies
Link for 5% off Annual Multi Trip (AMT) policies
Optional cover for Natural Disasters incl. Volcanic Eruptions

Insurance which will cover epilepsy
Up to 12% off Travel Insurance policies using a voucher code - click for further information
Both single trip and annual policies available up to 85 y.o.
300 minor pre existing medical conditions covered free.

Specialist Insurers offering travel insurance which covers epilepsy

All Clear Travel
No age limit on Single Trip Policies (AMT limit 65)
Can cover almost any pre existing medical condition, any age or any destination
Can cover those who have a terminal prognosis
Can cover travelling companions

avanti travel insurance
May cover mild or historic epilepsy without loading
Covers ages to 85 (75 for Annual policies)
5% off Travel Insurance policies using a voucher code - click for further information
Online screening for pre existing medical conditions

good to go travel insurance
Specialist insurance for medical conditions
No age limit on Single Trip Policies (AMT limit 65)
Covers wide range of pre existing medical conditions including Mental Health, Severe & Terminal Conditions
Cover for those undertaking chemotherapy or radiotherapy

insurancechoice medical condition travel insurance
10 insurers covering epilepsy – no upper limit on single trip policies (AMT variable)
Over 250 conditions covered without medical screening
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Call 0843 227 8231 for an instant quote

Staysure Insurance
Single Trip age limit 86, Annual 81 and Long Stay 76 years old
Over 220 pre existing medical conditions covered free
Travel Insurance for the over 50s with a medical condition
Cover for those with epilepsy

Our panel of travel insurers can help those looking for travel insurance covering almost all types of epilepsy and seizure syndromes including:

Autosomal dominant nocturnal frontal lobe epilepsy (ADNFLE), Benign centrotemporal lobe epilepsy of childhood or benign Rolandic epilepsy, Benign occipital epilepsy of childhood (BOEC), Catamenial epilepsy (CE), Childhood absence epilepsy (CAE), Dravet's syndrome, Severe Myoclonic epilepsy of infancy (SMEI), Frontal lobe epilepsy, Juvenile absence epilepsy, Juvenile myoclonic epilepsy (JME), Lennox-Gastaut syndrome (LGS), Ohtahara syndrome, Primary reading epilepsy, Progressive myoclonic epilepsy, Rasmussen's encephalitis, Symptomatic localization-related epilepsy, Temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE), Tuberous Sclerosis (TSC) and West syndrome.