Snowbirds

Travel insurance for snowbirds

Going south this winter? Pack some peace of mind for your winter in the sun by purchasing our comprehensive and affordable travel insurance for snowbirds. You can be covered for up to a full year outside of the country. And our snowbird insurance also covers most pre-existing conditions, as long as they’ve been stable for your rate category.

Enjoy a carefree winter with our snowbird insurance

Worrying is the last thing you want to take with you on your holiday. Make the most of your time away by purchasing our travel insurance for snowbirds. We provide you with peace of mind by protecting against the cost of unexpected medical emergencies.

Quick facts

  • For Canadians traveling abroad
  • Maximum length of travel outside Canada is 365 days
  • Covers pre-existing conditions that are stable based on the rate category you qualify for
  • Covers direct payment of medical fees
  • Insurance can be purchased with or without a deductible
  • Buy individually or with a travel companion

Benefits at a glance

  • Emergency medical, up to $CA 5,000,000
  • Ambulance services
  • Hospital allowance
  • Emergency diagnostic services, such as x-rays and blood work
  • Paramedical services, up to $CA 300 per specialist
  • Prescription drugs for 30 days; unlimited if hospitalized
  • Emergency dental treatment, up to $CA 3,000
  • Transportation of friend or family member to bedside
  • Expenses to bring you home
  • Expenses to return your travel companion, children under your care, or a pet
  • Expenses related to your death, up to $5CA ,000
  • Returning your vehicle to your home, up to $CA 3,000

For complete details, please read the Traveling Canadians Policy [PDF]

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