Last Updated: 10/06/2022 01:11PM ET

After forming as a tropical storm in the Atlantic Ocean, Hurricane Ian was named on September 23, 2022. Impacted areas include parts of the Caribbean, Florida, and the Carolinas. 

Most travel insurance companies provide Cancellation coverage, among other benefits, in the event a hurricane impacts a trip. In order for any coverage to apply, the policy must have been purchased prior to the date the storm was named. Travelers whose trip was impacted by Hurricane Ian just have purchased their insurance policy prior to September 23rd.

The Hurricane Ian Travel Insurance Information Center includes advice for travelers and answers to our most commonly asked questions about storms. This information is subject to change. Squaremouth’s licensed experts update this information as the situation evolves.

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

If you are currently traveling to, or live in an area affected by Hurricane Ian, contact your provider's 24-Hour Emergency Assistance for help.

Hurricane Ian became a named storm on September 23, 2022. In order to have coverage for trips impacted by this storm, a travel insurance policy must have been purchased prior to this date.

Hurricane Ian impacted parts of the Caribbean, including the Cayman Islands, and caused catastrophic damage in Florida, before making a second landfall in South Carolina. 

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