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Enjoy your travel to Europe thanks to our Schengen visa travel insurance

If you are planning to visit Europe, make sure you’ve got your travel insurance with your Schengen visa to travel safe with peace of mind. Travel insurance is highly suggested and it is also needed by some countries’ citizens to obtain the visa for entry into the Schengen area.


  • Not sure if you require a Schengen visa?

    If you are travelling to one of the 26 countries (and 3 microstates) belonging to Schengen area, bear in mind that residents from specific non-EU countries are required to hold a visa to enter.

    Check out the list of countries whose nationals must be in possession of a visa when crossing the external borders of the European Unionhttps://schengen.europ-assistance.com/en/who-needs-visa-schengen-visa-countries-list

    Nonetheless, it is always best to consult your embassy or consulate for the most up-to-date and accurate information regarding visa requirements.

  • What does our Schengen visa travel insurance offer?
    • Easy way of purchasing your travel insurance online, which is than recognized by embassies, consulates and visa centers all around the world and it is compliant with EU regulations.
    • An insurance valid for single tourists, families or business travelers with no prescreening or medical exam required.
    • Reimbursement in case of visa refusal
    • Immediate download of your certificate in any of our six languages: English, French, Spanish, German, Russian or Chinese.
    • Comprehensive protection.
    • Support and expertise of 750,000 partners.
    • 24/7 multilingual emergency travel assistance thanks to our logistics, medical and security experts.
    • Personalized travel insurance options for people traveling to Schengen countries.
    • Proper reimbursement of medical expenses.
  • How do I get a Schengen visa?

    You can obtain your visa application form from the country you plan to enter through the first or the one you plan to spend the most time in. ​When applying for the visa, you must also show the following documents:

    • Passport

    Your passport must be valid for three months after your return from the Schengen area.

    • Purpose of visit

    To verify your reason for visiting the Schengen area, you must submit documents stating not only the purpose of your trip but also the conditions in which you will be travelling. These proofs include but are not limited to:

    1. Your means of transport: a copy of your return flight ticket or proof of transport
    2. The purpose of your trip: a document from your job if it a business trip or a reservation ticket for a leisure one
    3. Proof of accommodation: evidence that you have a place where to sleep during your travel to Europe
    4. Proof of sufficient funds to cover your needs throughout the trip
       
    • Schengen travel insurance

    In order to obtain a Schengen visa, you must have travel medical insurance that covers emergency medical, hospitalization and repatriation (including in case of death) with a minimum coverage of €30,000. Your travel insurance must be valid in all Schengen states and for the entire duration of your stay.

For further information visit our Schengen website: https://schengen.europ-assistance.com/