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Travel Insurance for Pre Existing Medical Conditions

Travel Insurance for Pre Existing Medical Conditions

Compare Travel Insurance for your Pre Existing Condition - cover any trip, any condition


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JustTravelCover.com
  • No Age Limit Travel Insurance Comparison service
  • 5% voucher code (MAX5) for MoneyMaxim users - use online or on phone
  • Company can suggest the best policies dependent on the severity of your condition and other medical conditions
  • Get an instant quote online or call via Freephone number 0800 542 7166 (Mon-Fri 9am-8pm, Sat 9am-4pm, Sun: 10am-4pm)
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www.JustTravelCover.com

Insurance Choice
  • Broker offering 12+ insurers for pre existing conditions
  • Over 250 medical conditions covered without medical screening
  • Save time searching - speak to an expert, call UK team on 0843 227 8231 (Mon-Fri 9am-5pm, Sat 9am-1pm) or get a quote online
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www.insurancechoice.co.uk

Standard Insurers providing optional travel insurance for pre-existing medical conditions

Insure For Travel
  • 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 pre existing medical conditions
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www.insurefortravel.com

Columbus Direct
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www.columbusdirect.com

Flexicover
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www.flexicover.com

Specialist Insurers offering travel insurance for pre-existing medical conditions

All Clear Travel
  • Cover trips abroad for medical treatment
  • 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
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www.AllClearTravel.co.uk

Avanti Travel Insurance
  • Cruise cover included free
  • Covers ages to 85 (75 for annual policies)
  • Specialists in over 50's Travel Insurance
  • Online screening for pre-existing medical conditions
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www.avantitravelinsurance.co.uk

Good to Go Travel Insurance
  • Specialist insurer for medical conditions
  • Covers travellers of all ages on Single Trip Policies
  • Covers wide range of pre existing medical conditions including Mental Health, Severe & Terminal Conditions
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www.goodtogoinsurance.com

Specialist Insurers offering travel insurance for pre-existing medical conditions

Staysure Travel Insurance
  • Multiple choices of cover level
  • Over 220 pre existing medical conditions covered free
  • Travel Insurance for the over 50s with a medical condition
  • Long-stay policies available, up to 550 days for under 65s
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www.staysure.co.uk

There are many people in the UK who might feel that the medical problems they have are holding them back from going on the holiday of their dreams. Even more upsetting can be the thought that older people cannot afford to visit family abroad because of expensive travel insurance premiums charged against an existing medical problem.

Find the best travel insurance for pre existing medical conditions now

Medical costs abroad can be very expensive and without adequate insurance cover you can end up facing financial ruin if you suffer from a health-related problem while aboard.

There are numerous and different options to help you choose the right pre-existing travel insurance and the best medical travel cover available in the market today. The good thing about travelling abroad when you are fully insured, but perhaps not in the best of health, is that you can relax and unwind while away without having to worry about issues such as whether or not you are covered should something bad happen.

Where can I purchase travel insurance for pre existing medical conditions?

Travel insurance for pre existing medical conditions can be purchased in many ways. You can even get a quote for pre-existing medical travel insurance online or over the telephone. These days there are numerous platforms available, so purchasing travel insurance when in bad health is a procedure that can be solved within minutes.

Types of travel insurance for pre existing medical conditions

Actually, there are as many types of insurance premiums as there are health problems; however, these are some of the most common medical conditions where it is possible to find comprehensive travel insurance:

  • Asthma travel insurance
  • Cancer travel insurance
  • Diabetes travel insurance
  • Epilepsy travel insurance
  • Heart travel insurance
  • Stroke travel insurance
  • Arthritis travel insurance
  • Terminal prognosis travel insurance
  • HIV travel insurance.

What are the requirements for obtaining travel insurance for pre existing medical conditions?

In order to make an accurate assessment of your risk, an insurance company will ask for your medical history in order to tailor the insurance to your specific case.

The price you pay for travel insurance with medical conditions can vary widely depending on the specific type of illness or circumstances.

Tips for finding the best medical travel insurance

Something to bear in mind when looking for relevant travel insurance to cover a specific health condition is to remember that you should always tell the truth when making an application for insurance. 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.

Photo credit: Till Achinger

This content was last reviewed on 30/10/2012