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Travel Insurance World Nomads

Travel insurance for independent travelers and intrepid families. You'd rather not think about all of the things that might go wrong on your trip, but these things can and do happen. World Nomads travel insurance has been designed by travelers for travelers, to cover your trip essentials. Even if you run out of travel insurance or leave without it, World Nomads can cover you. We don't just keep you and your family protected, with us, you'll travel smarter and safer.

Buy cover while traveling

If you're traveling and want to travel longer, World Nomads lets you buy more cover to keep you on the road.

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24/7 Emergency Assistance

World Nomads multi-lingual assistance team can help you when you need it most, connecting you with medical treatment and transportation.

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Cover for 150+ Adventure Activities

At World Nomads, we love to explore our boundaries when we travel, so we've worked for over ten years developing one of the longest lists of covered activities

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Donate to local communities

World Nomads connect the customers to projects run by established charities so you can fund projects in destinations with the greatest need.

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A true claims story

Travel Insurance Benefits: how World Nomads can take care of you*

Trip Cancellation

Been working hard for your trip?

World Nomads work hard to protect it.

Trip Protection

  • Unexpectedly hospitalised?

  • Travel buddy unfit to travel?

  • Close relative suddenly dies?


World Nomads got your back.

Emergency Medical Expenses

Feeling fit and healthy? What if you get sick or injured?

Take the pain out of medical or dental costs.

Emergency Medical Insurance

  • Need meds quick?

  • Accidentally injured?

  • Suddenly sick?


World Nomads got your back.

Emergency Medical Transportation

Know where the nearest hospital is?

Don't stress, we'll get you there quickly.

Evacuation and Repatriation

  • Banged up abroad?

  • Need a hospital urgently?

  • Medivac home?


Help starts with World Nomads.

Protect your gear

Love photography, filming or sport?

Cover your bags, tech or gear.

Protect your gear

  • Passport or tech stolen?

  • Airline lost your gear?

  • Bags delayed?


Help starts with World Nomads.

  • Emergency Overseas Medical & Dental Expenses
  • Emergency Medical Evacuation & Repatriation
  • Trip Cancellation or Interruption
  • 24-Hour Assistance Services
  • Baggage
  • And more (depending on your country of residence

*This is a general summary only. Restrictions, exclusions and limitations will apply. Coverage may not be available for all countries, states or provinces. Benefit limits may vary depending on the plan chosen. Get a quote for full details.

World Nomads cover 150 activities you love + more

Here's this year's top 10 activities under each category that World Nomads love to do:

Not all activities are covered under every plan - click here to read the full list. You may have to upgrade the policy and sporting level to make sure you're covered for everything you plan to do. Please read your policy wording carefully before you buy it.

Snow

Water

Air

Land

Sports

Experiences

Snow

  • Bobsledding
  • Ice Hockey
  • Ice Skating
  • Kite Wing
  • Skiing
  • Ski Joring
  • Snowboarding
  • Snow kiting
  • Snowmobiling
  • Tobogganing

Water

  • Canoeing
  • Kayaking
  • Paddle Boarding
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkelling
  • Surfing
  • Tubing
  • Windsurfing
  • Jet Skiing

Air

  • Aerial Safari
  • Ballooning
  • Bungee Jumping
  • Hang Gliding
  • High Diving
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Passenger in a commercial aircraft
  • Skydiving
  • Tandem Skydiving
  • Zip Line

Land

  • Bushwalking
  • Camel Riding
  • Camping
  • Caving
  • Elephant Riding
  • Hiking
  • Orienteering
  • Motorbiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Trekking

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cricket
  • Fencing
  • Go Karting
  • Golf
  • Hockey
  • Tennis
  • Ultimate frisbee
  • Volleyball

Experiences

  • Childcare work
  • General farm work
  • Hospitality
  • Restaurant
  • Teaching
  • Fruit Picking
  • Admin work
  • Ski instructor
  • Office work
  • WWOOFing

*All of the information we provide about travel insurance is a brief summary only. It does not include all terms, conditions, limitations, exclusions and termination provisions of the travel insurance plans. Coverage may not be available for residents of all countries, states or provinces.

24/7 emergency assistance

Whether you need medical assistance or emergency evacuation, World Nomads teams are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year before and during your trip.

Are you in need of emergency assistance right now?

Contact the World Nomad team NOW (Click Here)
Wherever you are, World Nomad are here 24/7 to help you in any emergency.
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World Nomads Emergency Assistance

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Travel Insurance - Simple and flexible

Travel insurance for independent travelers and intrepid families. Nobody wants to think about all the things that could go wrong on their trip, but these things can and do happen. So be prepared and get your travel insurance today.

World Nomads Travel Insurance was reviewed on Trust Pilot on 1st August 2017 and rated 4 stars