American Airlines offers insurance through Access America, with a minimum fee of $18.75 and a maximum of $187.50, depending on the price of your airfare.
Trip interruption/cancellation coverage maxes out at $3000 per trip; travel or baggage delay is covered up to $500.
Can you add travel insurance after booking flight?
You can purchase travel insurance anytime before the date of your departure. If you want a plan that includes valuable trip cancellation and trip interruption benefits, as well as benefits for existing medical conditions, you’ll want to purchase travel insurance as soon as possible after booking.
What Does trip insurance cover for American Airlines?
American Airlines Trip Protector
Provides reimbursement for non-refundable trip payments and deposits if a trip is interrupted for covered illness, death or other specific unforeseen circumstances. Provides reimbursement for meals and accommodations when a trip is delayed.
What is a covered reason for trip cancellation?
Typical covered reasons for trip cancellation/interruption include: Injury or illness of insured, travel companion, family member, or business partner. Hurricane or natural disaster strikes destination. Bankruptcy or financial default of travel company. Terrorism or mandatory evacuation at destination.
When should you buy travel insurance?
WHEN SHOULD I BUY TRAVEL INSURANCE? The best time to buy travel insurance is within 15 days of making the first deposit on your trip, since buying early can often qualify you for bonus coverages. However, many plans let you buy coverage up until the day before you leave.