Last Updated: 06/08/2018 06:40PM ET

An earthquake occurred near Fukushima, Japan on November 21, 2016.

Squaremouth’s Japan Earthquake and Travel Insurance Information Center details travel insurance coverage related to the earthquake in Japan.

Policyholders should check with their provider, or view the latest provider position statements, to see what coverage may be available for the earthquake.

This resource is updated regularly with frequently asked questions, provider position statements, and more. Information included in this database is subject to change at any time.


If you are currently in Japan and affected by the earthquake, contact your provider's 24-Hour Emergency Assistance for help.

You may be able to cancel your upcoming trip to Japan, or return home early from your trip, if you meet your policy's requirements.

You must have purchased a policy before November 21, 2016 to be eligible for coverage for the earthquake.

Squaremouth’s travel insurance experts are on hand to answer your questions. We are available from 8am to 10pm ET daily by chat and by phone at 1-800-240-0369.

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