Is It Too Late To Buy Travel Insurance?

The short answer is: It’s not too late!

You absolutely can buy travel insurance after booking your trip.

However, it’s always best to purchase insurance as early in the process as possible.

if you procrastinate, you may miss out on certain benefits.

How late can I get travel insurance?

When can you buy travel insurance? Generali Global Assistance travel insurance can be purchased up to 18 months before the trip departure date and up until the day prior to departure.

When should we buy travel insurance?

Many travel insurance coverages require you to purchase your plan within a specified number of days (usually 10-14) of making that initial trip deposit if the coverage is to be in effect. In fact, buying travel insurance as soon as possible is essential in avoiding some common insurance ‘loopholes’.

Is it necessary to buy travel insurance before flying?

To qualify for full coverage, you almost always have to buy travel insurance within 15 days of booking your trip. Even if you have already booked your trip, you can usually buy travel insurance up to one day before you depart.