Simple and flexible travel insurance for skiers and snowboarders. Buy at home or while traveling, and claim online from anywhere in the world.
Big dumps, fresh tracks and bluebird days will make for an epic snow trip, but accidents can happen on and off the piste, even for the most experienced sliders. If you’re learning on your first trip or you’re a ski bum chasing seasons, World Nomads travel insurance can help you and your family when the unexpected hits your next winter adventure.
As passionate ski bums, we’ve designed our plans to offer cover options our Nomads love the most*:
*All plans are different and may require an upgrade for skiing or snowboarding cover to apply. Conditions and exclusions apply. Read the policy wording carefully to choose the right plan and/or adventure sport option for your trip.
For more information on what you may be covered for you can read our Helpdesk article on coverage when skiing and doing other winter sports. Make sure you add in your country of residence in the country picker for the most up to date information.
With Coronavirus causing travel disruptions globally, it’s important that you follow any government guidelines when planning your trip overseas.
The level of cover you’ll have for any Coronavirus-related events under our Standard and Explorer plans will depend on your Country of Residence and the plan you’ve selected. To find out more, read our What’s Covered for Coronavirus article, which goes into more detail on all the benefits, including benefit limits, terms and conditions, and exclusions.
Our 24/7 Emergency Assistance Team can direct you to nearby appropriate care, talk to doctors, need help with a foreign language, help out with admin and arrange for payment of expenses if necessary. If your situation is life-threatening, seek medical help immediately and let us know when you can so we can help with medical assistance and keeping your friends and family informed.
There are several factors that may affect how much you’ll end up paying for your travel insurance. Depending on what your plans are, where you are going, and how much cover and optional extras, the prices may vary due to some of these key factors:
Make sure that you’ve selected the right travel insurance plan for your specific needs. With World Nomads you can get a quote, make a claim, or extend your policy instantly online, anytime, from anywhere.
While there are several things we can offer coverage for, there are also things we just won’t cover. These include, but are not limited to:
Whether you’re a pro skier or planning your first ever winter trip overseas, these insurance tips may be helpful when planning your next winter getaway:
Travel insurance doesn't cover everything. All the information we provide is a brief summary. It does not include all terms, conditions, limitations, exclusions and termination provisions of the plans described. Please carefully read your policy wording for a full description of coverage. If you have any questions, please get in touch.
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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.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel - Need to know before you buy
Some but not all of our policies provide cover for some coronavirus-related events – select your Country of Residence to find out more. Cover is not available for loss arising from: government intervention including travel bans, border closures or broadly imposed quarantine requirements; events for which the Government (see your policy) has issued a ‘Do Not Travel’ warning or its equivalent, for your destination(s); or failure to follow advice from official bodies. Your ability to travel may be affected by travel restrictions. Check your cover and the latest government advice and our travel insurance alerts.