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Comprehensive Travel Insurance (US and Canada only)

Travelstart offers a Comprehensive International Travel Insurance covering you for your trip to the US and Canada. Valid for ages up to and including 70 years.

Why you need this:

South African residents, as well as non-residents travelling inbound to South Africa, qualify.

Ensure cover for medical expenses, delays, baggage loss and more.

Anyone up to 70 years old automatically qualifies.

How to add it to your booking:

1. Select your flight/s.

2. Select ‘Comprehensive International Travel Insurance’ under Customise Your Trip.

3. Select payment method and complete booking payment.

4. Check your email for your policy documentation.

5. Take your policy document along when applying for a US/ Canadian visa.

  • This policy is valid for RSA residents and non-RSA residents travelling inbound to RSA.
  • Travel may not exceed 365 executive days.
  • This product must be purchased at the time of booking, prior to departure from or into RSA.
  • Travellers may not exceed the age limit of 70 years, except Senior, which is 84 years – both inclusive.
    • You will not be covered for:
    • Travel against the advice of a Medical Practitioner
    • Travel with the intention of obtaining medical treatment or consultation abroad
    • Pregnancy and childbirth-related complications after the 26th week of pregnancy
    • Travel to or within countries with a sanction, prohibition or restriction under United Nations resolutions or the trade and economic sanctions, laws or regulations of the European Union, United Kingdom or the United States of America. This includes travel to or within the following sanctioned countries: Cuba, North Korea, Iran, Syria, Sudan and Crimea Region
  • Please note that the processing time of your refund can take 6 – 8 weeks.
  • Email refunds@travelstart.com to request a refund on your product.

See a summary of the benefits, full terms and conditions and exclusions here.

The underwriter and service providers.

This product is underwritten by GUARDRISK INSURANCE COMPANY LTD, a registered short-term insurer and financial services provider. Your intermediary services providers are HEPSTAR FINANCIAL SERVICES (PTY) LTD and TRAVELSTART ONLINE TRAVEL OPERATIONS (PTY) LTD, authorised financial services providers. Click here to view the full details of the service providers of this product.

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