Travel medical insurance is not mandatory for visa-free third country nationals.
Nonetheless, it is highly recommended to get one in case of travel to the Schengen countries.
You can buy medical travel insurance protection for Europe at a very low cost from Europ Assistance or AXA Schengen.
What is the best travel insurance for Schengen visa?
- Royal Sundaram Travel Insurance.
- BHARTI AXA Travel Insurance.
- Future Generali Travel Insurance.
- IFFCO Tokio Travel Insurance.
- Religare Travel Insurance.
- Cholamandalam Travel Insurance.
- STAR HEALTH & ALLIED Insurance.
- Apollo Munich Travel Insurance.
How can I get travel insurance for Schengen visa?
While applying for a Schengen Visa it is mandatory to produce a copy of health insurance. The insurance company must have a physical office in the Schengen territory. The insurance policy must be valid for the entire duration of stay. The minimum coverage of the policy has to be Euro 30,000/-.
What kind of insurance do I need for Schengen visa?
Schengen visa insurance requirementsAcceptable medical insurance for a schengen visa must meet following criteria: Medical coverage of at least Euro 30,000 (USD $33,503 as of January 3, 2020) Must cover emergency medical evacuation and repatriation of remains.
Which travel insurance is best for Europe?
Bajaj Allianz has various travel plans for you, which are value for money and suitable for your travel to Schengen countries. You can select the plan that best suits your travel needs from either Bajaj Allianz’s Travel Elite Policy or Travel Prime Policy.
How long is Schengen visa travel insurance?
Adequate Schengen visa travel insurance must: Cover the period of the traveler’s stay or transit in the Schengen area (up to 90 days within a 180-day period)
How much is the travel insurance for Schengen visa?
AXA Schengen Europe Travel
|Lenght of stay (days)||1 to 8||25 to 31|
|Price per person (euros)||30€||88€|