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Here’s why you need to buy travel insurance:

PhonePe Team|2 min read|31 January, 2020

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Plan your international travel without any worry

We recently announced the launch of international travel insurance in collaboration with Bajaj Allianz General Insurance, India’s largest and most trusted general insurance company on our app. We are India’s first digital payment platform to launch international travel insurance. Both leisure and business travellers can purchase travel insurance on our app. Users can also save their policy certificates on PhonePe along with their basic information to make repeat purchases simpler.

The international travel market in the country is growing rapidly with Indians making approximately 30 million international trips annually. Whether you are travelling on business or leisure, it is important to buy travel insurance before you board your next flight.

Here’s why you need to buy travel insurance:

  • You are covered for medical expenses abroad: Medical emergencies can take the pleasure out of any trip and also prove to be expensive when travelling outside India. With our travel insurance, your expenses are covered for any medical emergency.
  • You get 27*4 assistance during an emergency: Our travel insurance plan comes with global assistance in over 200 countries. Help is just a phone call away!
  • Safety from unforeseen losses like theft, flight delays, baggage loss, missed connection etc: Flight delays and cancellations can happen anytime during a journey. However, you no longer need to worry as you get compensated for any unforeseen circumstances.

Our Travel Insurance offering comes with first of its kind exclusive benefits such as:

  1. A high sum insured of up to $1 million
  2. Special pricing starting at INR 216
  3. Instant refunds with no cancellation charges before the travel start date*
  4. 24×7 international travel assistance for customers throughout their journey across 220 countries.
  5. Coverage for trip cancellations , theft, flight and baggage delays
  6. Visa compliant
  7. GST claim benefits for business travellers

* if cancelled by noon on the day before the trip start date

We are committed to providing travelers with insurance coverage that is convenient to buy and also self-service. We are also actively working with reputed insurance partners to introduce new categories of insurance products so that our customers will have to look no further than the PhonePe app for all their insurance needs.

Planning to purchase travel insurance? Check out the links below to know more

International Travel Insurance

Domestic Travel Insurance

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