Will travel insurance cover an airline change fee? Published by Chris Harvey January 15, 2009 Yes. Some travel insurance policies will cover an airline imposed reissue fee in the event you must re-schedule your trip for a covered reason. This reimbursement is typically limited to $150 – $200. Related articles: Does the financial default benefit cover me if I go bankrupt and can no longer afford to take the trip? Won’t my existing health insurance cover me when traveling overseas? When is the best time to buy travel insurance? Will trip cancellation cover the cost of day tours? Should I include this in my trip cost? Why are some travel insurance policies so much cheaper than others?