Travel Insurance for Visitors to Canada

Help protect you and your loved ones when Exploring Canada

Top reasons to choose Scotia Travel Insurance

  • Select the amount of emergency medical insurance that’s right for you

  • Choose an individual, couple or family plan

  • Find a premium that fits into your budget

  • Buy online or by phone

  • Get a quote in just a few minutes

Choose from two Emergency Medical Insurance Plans1

Single trip
Coverage overview

Select the one that’s right for you.

Emergency Medical Plan1

With no Coverage for Pre-Existing Conditions. See certificate for details.

  • Choose the amount of emergency medical insurance you need, up to $150,000 CDN, if age 69 or less3.
  • Coverage is available for individuals who are up to 85 years old
  • Family coverage is available for those age 59 and under2

Emergency Medical Plan

With Coverage for Pre-Existing Conditions.

  • This covers pre-existing medical conditions as long as you are stable for at least 180 days before your coverage starts. Please see certificate details. Get up to $150,000 CDN in emergency medical insurance if you are 69 years old or less3
  • Get up to $100,000 CDN in emergency medical insurance if you’re between 70-85 years old
  • If you are 40 years of age or over age, you must complete a medical questionnaire at the time of application
  • Coverage is available for individuals
To qualify for this coverage:

You can apply for this insurance if you’re 85 years old or less3 and you’re:

  • Visiting Canada, or
  • A new immigrant or on a work Visa, or
  • A Canadian resident who is not eligible for government health insurance benefits

Helpful resources and tools

Before you embark on a vacation, business trip, or day's adventure across the border, be sure you are prepared with the proper documentation.

Travel Documentation

While travelling, your baggage contains everything you need. Naturally, if your bag is missing, stolen or damaged, it can cause you serious distress.

Lost, Stolen or Damaged Baggage

Frequently asked questions

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Travel insurance for visitors to Canada

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