Sometimes during your trip, something happens that makes you change your itinerary or warrants your return home. Under the Trip Interruption benefit, you could get reimbursed for your pre-paid, non-refundable travel costs if you need to shorten your travels for a covered reason. Reimbursements are up to the maximum amount specified in your policy. You could also be covered for a one-way economy ticket home and any additional accommodation or local transportation expenses as a result of the interruption, up to a per-day limit.
Your policy names every covered reason for which you have Trip Interruption. These could include:
Our policies don’t cover you in the event you can’t board your flight or you have been ‘bumped’ to another flight because it’s been overbooked.
In these cases you should:
If you choose to purchase another flight with another airline you should be aware you may not be covered for these additional expenses.
Our policies could cover events where your flight is cancelled because of staffing issues or any delay of your common carrier that lasts 6 hours or more. You could be reimbursed for any pre-paid, unused, non-refundable land or water accommodations along with meal, lodging, local transportation, and essential phone call expense that were necessarily incurred due to your delay. Read the Trip Delay section of your policy for more details, benefit limits, and any accompanying conditions.
Travel insurance doesn’t cover every circumstance, and when it comes to Trip Interruption, the following exclusions apply:
If you have any questions feel free to contact us.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel - what you need to know
Please read your plan documents carefully. Cancellations due to fear of travel are not covered. However, our plans may provide coverage if you become injured or ill prior to your trip or while on your trip. Learn more here: www.worldnomads.com/travel-insurance/coronavirus.About Coronavirus