Travel insurance
for visitors to Canada

Whether it’s for work, studies, visiting the country or immigrating, private insurance coverage is vital to protect you from the moment you arrive.

Insurance for visitors to Canada covers emergency medical and dental costs in case of illness or accident.

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Who should buy visitors to Canada insurance?

  • Tourists visiting from another country
  • Foreign students and international workers
  • Canadians who are returning to the country and newcomers who are awaiting admissibility to provincial health coverage
  • Individuals applying for a super visa

Our coverage options for emergency medical coverage:

$50,000, $100,000 or $150,000

Each option includes:

  • Physicians’ fees, prescription drugs and hospitalization fees for a semi-private room
  • Emergency repatriation, when necessary and based on the medical condition of the insured, subject to approval by the travel assistance medical team and the attending physician at the destination
  • Up to $2,000 for emergency dental treatment following an accident
  • Up to $1,500 for accommodation and meals if your return is delayed due to a medical emergency
  • Up to $400 per profession for specialized services prescribed by a physician (physiotherapy, chiropractic, osteopathy, podiatry)
  • Covers side trips outside of Canada*

* Side trips must not exceed 30 days and 49% of the contract term. It excludes country of origin.

See the sample travel insurance policy for more information.


Why visitors to Canada prefer Blue Cross


A brand recognized worldwide.

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