Travel insurance for asthma

Asthma is common, so many people don’t think to tell their insurer that they need travel insurance for asthma.

With Medical Travel Compared, you can quickly compare travel insurance that covers your pre-existing medical condition.

Do you need to declare asthma for travel insurance?

Any condition that you have been diagnosed with prior to travel is considered a pre-existing medical condition.

if you’ve ever been diagnosed with asthma – including mild asthma and cardiac asthma – it’s important to declare it as a pre-existing condition.

This means you won’t be left out of pocket if something goes wrong.

We’ll ask you a few questions about your condition. The answers you provide about your condition enable us to gather an understanding of your medical history. Then we can give you quotes from a range of medical travel insurance providers that you can compare.

What does travel insurance for asthma cover?

Standard holiday insurance often excludes cover for asthma. That’s why it’s important to declare your condition, so that you’re not left out of pocket if you develop any respiratory related complications before or during your trip.

Getting specialist travel insurance for pre-existing conditions like asthma means your insurance is extended to cover the health conditions you declare. So if you fall ill because of your condition in another country, you can claim for any medical, emergency and travel costs.

With the right medical travel insurance policy, you can enjoy your time away without the worry of a bill if you need medical care for your condition.