Travel insurance

Avoid expensive medical bills

Essential protection for unexpected emergencies

Get ready for your trip with Canada's #1 most trusted travel insurance. Feel confident knowing you’re protected from costly expenses due to a medical emergency, flight delay or cancellation, and lost baggage.

Make the most of your next adventure

From dream vacations to routine trips, we have plans to get you where you need to go. While no one wants to think about what could go wrong, an illness, accident, lost baggage or a flight delay can happen. But when it does, Alberta Blue Cross® travel insurance is there for you.

Features for every traveller

24/7 travel assistance

No matter where you’re headed, Blue Cross Travel Assistance is with you. They can provide support in most major languages and help you find medical care, coordinate payment, get you home in the event of a medical emergency and more.

Savings for frequent flyers

Travelling more than once this year? Save on Emergency Medical Care coverage with a multi-trip plan. You make a premium payment once, and this covers you for all the trips you take within a year.

Flight Delay Service

Enjoy Flight Delay Service with every plan at no extra cost. This exclusive benefit provides you access to an airport lounge for a delay of 3 hours or more and access to a hotel room for a delay of 6 hours or more.

Coverage to get you there

  • Emergency Medical Care

  • Trip Cancellation or Interruption

  • Visitors to Canada

  • Top-Up Insurance

Coverage for unexpected injuries and illnesses

When it comes to medical treatment outside of Canada, the costs add up quickly. With Emergency Medical Care, you are covered for unexpected injuries and illnesses up to $5 million.

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When trip disruptions or delays happen

Trip Cancellation or Interruption insurance reimburses you for prepaid non-refundable and non-transferable expenses, such as airfare or hotel deposits.

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Protect your loved ones during their stay in Canada

Planning a trip to Canada? Whether you need coverage for yourself or for your visiting friends and family, we can help. Visitors to Canada covers you for medical emergencies during your stay.

Review Visitors to Canada coverage
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Extend your existing coverage

Top-Up Insurance helps you stay covered for medical emergencies. It extends the period of coverage you already have through a personal plan, employer coverage or credit card.

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Enhance your plan with travel add-ons

Looking for extra coverage? You can add the following options to enhance your plan. These cannot be purchased alone.

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Optional Protection: Pandemic

When you need to cancel or interrupt your trip due to a pandemic, Optional Protection: Pandemic is there to help cover unexpected costs.

Baggage loss coverage

Baggage loss coverage reimburses you for lost, damaged or stolen baggage.

Accidental Death and Dismemberment

Accidental Death and Dismemberment cover expenses due to death or loss of a limb during a trip.

Travel resources

Advice and information to help make sure your trip goes smoothly.

Cancellation and refunds

We understand travel plans can change. If you need to cancel or change your plans, we're here help.

Read about cancellations and refunds

Travel advisories

Travel advisories issued by the Government of Canada are the official source for destination-specific travel information. Get the latest information about entry requirements, weather concerns and travel warnings.

Check travel advisories

Travel policy

A travel policy contains important information about your plan’s coverage, exclusions that may apply and details about what to do during an emergency. If you already purchased a plan, it’s important to read and understand your travel policy before you leave.

View our general travel policy