Last Updated: 06/08/2018 06:38PM ET

On Monday, April 3, 2017, an explosion on a metro train in St. Petersburg, Russia killed multiple people and injured many others, temporarily shutting down the city’s underground transportation system.

The St. Petersburg Metro Explosion and Travel Insurance Information Center explains coverage related to the explosion. 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 situation 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 the St. Petersburg explosion. We are available from 8am to 10pm ET daily by chat and by phone at 1-800-240-0369.

If you are currently in St. Petersburg and affected by this incident, contact your provider's 24-Hour Emergency Assistance for help.

Due to the unique circumstances of this event, travel insurance policies may not provide coverage related to this event. Squaremouth explains what coverage may be available.

As of April 3, 2017, the St. Petersburg metro explosion is no longer considered an unforeseen event. Any new travel insurance policies purchased after that point will not provide any coverage related to this event.

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