Quick Answer: Do I Get Travel Insurance With My Credit Card?

Depending on your card’s coverage or your travel plans, you may want to add a travel insurance policy.

Your card doesn’t offer coverage.

“Most credit cards do not cover medical expenses or emergency evacuation expenses incurred abroad, and they are usually not covered by your regular health insurance.”11 Sep 2018

What credit cards give you free travel insurance?

Key Findings

Best For Best Card(s) WalletHub Score
Travel Accident Insurance Chase Sapphire Reserve 87.50%
Luggage Insurance Chase Sapphire Preferred 92.90%
Trip Delay / Cancellation Insurance Chase Sapphire Preferred 92.90%
Overall Travel Insurance Coverage Chase Sapphire Preferred 92.90%

26 Jun 2019

What is travel insurance on a credit card?

Chase Sapphire Preferred Card

Protection Details
Trip cancellation and interruption protection Up to $10,000 per trip for your prepaid, non-refundable travel expenses
Medical evacuation benefit Not offered
Travel accident insurance Accidental death or dismemberment coverage of up to $500,000

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7 Nov 2018

Do credit cards have insurance?

As with any insurance, credit card insurance needs generally are very specific to a person’s life situation. Credit property insurance may be included with your credit card and usually provides payment for items purchased with the card if the items are damaged or, in some cases, stolen.2 Nov 2006