Schengen visa travel cover for trips to Europe

Whether you are travelling to Europe for business or pleasure, our Schengen travel insurance policy includes all the cover benefits you need for a Schengen visa. Simply select 'Schengen Zone' as your Destination below.

IMPORTANT: In purchasing a policy you understand and accept that this product, all the policy documentation and surrounding services will be provided in English language.

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Adults (19 - 49)
Adults (50 - 59)
Adults (60 - 64)
Adults (65 - 69)
Adults (70 - 74)
Infants (0 - 1)
Children (2 - 18)
Children (19 - 22)
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Benefits include:

  • Buying online
    only takes 5 mins
  • Instant insurance
    certificate via email
  • Buy up to 1 hour
    before you leave
  • Secure data connection certified by Geotrust

  • Repatriation cover
  • Repatriation of remains
  • US$500 emergency dental treatment
  • 24h Medical Assistance Service
  • Ideal for your visa application



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Summary of our Schengen travel insurance policy

Schengen travel insurance from Columbus Direct was designed to provide you with the basic travel insurance cover needed in order to apply for a Schengen visa. The following countries are covered: Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France and Monaco, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland.

Where required, a stamped and signed visa support letter may be requested by contacting our office. Please be aware that we cannot guarantee delivery timeframes for visa support letters and recommend these be requested well in advance of the trip's start date.

If you are looking for more comprehensive cover for your trip to the Schengen Zone, you may want to consider our Standard or Premier policies. These also fulfil the travel insurance requirements for a Schengen visa application and include a wide range of valuable additional benefits.