Does the Europe Travel Alert affect travel insurance coverage?

Last Updated:

The Europe Travel Alert for does not affect the availability of travel insurance coverage for travel to Europe. Travelers can still purchase travel insurance for future trips to Europe, including cancellation policies with Terrorism coverage.

In every case, a policy must be purchased before an event in order to provide coverage for losses related to that event. This means, travelers can no longer purchase a policy for coverage related to the March 22 terrorist attacks in Brussels. However, travelers can still purchase a policy with Terrorism coverage for any future attacks that may occur in Europe.

This information is time sensitive and may change as events unfold. Please check back for updated FAQs and provider position statements.

This information may vary based on the travel insurance policy. If you have questions about a specific policy, please contact us directly at 800-240-0369. Our customer service representatives are available 24/7.

Notes to editors

About Squaremouth: has insured over 2 million travelers. Using Squaremouth’s intuitive quoting and comparison engine, award-winning support team, and verified customer reviews, travelers can save time and money to find the best travel insurance policy for their trip.