Is Terrorism a covered reason for cancellation?

Short Answer
Yes, some policies provide Terrorism coverage under their Trip Cancellation and Trip Interruption benefits.

More Detail
Terrorism coverage can be provided under the Trip Cancellation and Trip Interruption benefits.

In order for this benefit to be triggered, the incident must be deemed as “terrorism” by the US Department of State and must meet the policy’s specified requirements. Typical requirements include:

– The incident must occur in a city listed on your itinerary

– The incident must occur within a specified time period of your arrival, usually 30 days

– There have been no recent terrorist incidents in the same city within a specified period of time

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

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