Travel insurance for mental health conditions

If you experience a mental health condition, getting the right medical travel insurance can help you feel confident that your needs are covered while you travel.

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

Do you need to declare mental illness for travel insurance?

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

It’s important to declare a mental illness, so that you’re not left out of pocket if something goes wrong. This can include:

  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar
  • Depression
  • Eating Disorders
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Panic Attacks
  • Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Schizophrenia

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 mental health cover?

Getting specialist travel insurance for pre-existing conditions means your travel 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.