Last Updated: 02/18/2021 09:31AM ET

Hurricane Lane was first named a tropical storm on August 15, 2018, and has developed into a hurricane in the Central Pacific. The storm is tracking through the Pacific and is heading toward Hawaii.

Many travel insurance policies include coverage for hurricanes that impact travel, as long as the policy was purchased before the storm was named. Travelers who had a policy in place prior to August 15, 2018 may have coverage for Hurricane Lane, including Trip Cancellation and Travel Delay.

The Hurricane Lane Travel Insurance Information Center explains coverage related to the storm. This database is regularly updated by Squaremouth’s travel insurance experts with answers to frequently asked questions, official provider position statements, travel alerts and notices, and other information as the storm develops. Information is subject to change at any time.

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

If you are currently traveling and affected by Hurricane Lane, contact your provider's 24-Hour Emergency Assistance for help.

Lane became a named storm on August 15, 2018. As of that date, the storm is no longer considered unforeseen and any new travel insurance policies will not provide any coverage related to the storm.

If you purchased a policy prior to August 15, 2018, you may be covered to cancel or interrupt your trip.

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