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

Usually travel involves months of planning but sometimes it can be a spontaneous, last minute decision. Make sure you are prepared.

Plan a Trip

Aircrafts are often the first and last locations of an exciting adventure; however, the increased pressure and decreased humidity can cause discomfort.

Health and Comfort While Flying

Frequently asked questions

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Travel insurance for visitors to Canada

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