Travel insurance

Put your mind at ease by protecting yourself, your valuables, and your travel. We know that taking a trip can have a lot of exciting and, sometimes, uncertain twists and turns. We want you to be prepared for everything that comes your way.

Check out travel insurance from our preferred provider Allianz Global Assistance. Their award-winning customer service is ready to assit you anytime, anywhere. For more information about travel insurance visit the Question and Answer page or contact Allianz Global Assistance "This indicates a link to an external site that may not meet accessibility guidelines." .

Two easy ways to purchase:

If you have not yet purchased your ticket, select travel insurance when you buy your ticket on alaskaair.com.

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If you have already purchased your tickets and would like to add travel insurance you may do so by clicking below.

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If you make any changes to your travel plans after you've purchased trip cancellation insurance, you will need to contact Allianz Global Assistance "This indicates a link to an external site that may not meet accessibility guidelines."  to ensure your coverage is still valid.

Trip insurance may provide coverage for:

  • Reimbursement of the nonrefundable portion of your travel costs if you have to cancel or interrupt your travel for a covered reason.
  • Reimbursement for covered unexpected travel expenses you might incur.
  • 24-hour access to emergency medical referrals and assistance.
  • Medical assistance abroad (your case will be monitored by staff back home).

Covered reasons for trip cancellation/interruption may include but are not limited to:

  • Covered illness, injury and death of a covered family member or traveling companions.
  • Jury duty, court order or subpoena requiring you to cancel your trip.
  • Employer termination - if you or a traveling companion have been with the same employer for at least 3 continuous years, and are terminated through no fault of your own.
  • Fire, flood, burglary, vandalism or natural disasters making your home uninhabitable.
  • You or a traveling companion being personally involved in a traffic accident while directly en route to departure.

Satisfaction guarantee: Since your satisfaction is our priority, we are pleased to give you 10 days to review your plan. If, during this 10 day period, you are not completely satisfied for any reason, you may cancel your plan and receive a full refund. Please note that this refund is only available if the trip has not started and if a claim has not been initiated. After this 10 day period, your premium is nonrefundable.

* Some states allow a longer period or provide different terms for refunds. See the full terms and conditions of your plan for details.

Terms, conditions, and exclusions apply. Please refer to the Certificate of Insurance/Policy for complete details. Insurance benefits underwritten by BCS Insurance Company (OH, Administrative Office: Oakbrook Terrace, IL), rated “A-” (Excellent) by A.M. Best Co., under BCS Form No. 52.201 series or 52.401 series, or Jefferson Insurance Company (NY, Administrative Office: Richmond, VA), rated “A+” (Superior) by A.M. Best Co., under Jefferson Form No. 101C series or 101P series, depending on your state of residence. Plan(s) may not be available in all jurisdictions. Allianz Global Assistance and Allianz Travel Insurance are brands of AGA Service Company. AGA Service Company is the licensed producer and administrator of these plans and an affiliate of Jefferson Insurance Company. The insured shall not receive any special benefit or advantage due to the affiliation between AGA Service Company and Jefferson Insurance Company. NonInsurance benefits/products are provided and serviced by AGA Service Company. Consumer may be responsible for charges incurred from outside vendors for assistance or concierge services. Contact AGA Service Company at 8002848300 or 9950 Mayland Drive, Richmond, VA 23233 or customerservice@allianzassistance.com

Please be advised: This optional coverage may duplicate coverage already provided by your personal auto insurance policy, homeowner’s insurance policy, personal liability insurance policy or other source of coverage. This insurance is not required to purchase any other products/services. Unless separately licensed, travel retailer employees are not qualified/authorized to answer technical questions about coverage details or evaluate your existing coverage. Plan is intended for U.S. residents only and may not be available in all jurisdictions. Additionally

California residents: This plan contains disability insurance benefits or health insurance benefits, or both, that only apply during the covered trip. You may have coverage from other sources that already provides you with these benefits. You should review your existing policies. If you have any questions about your current coverage, call your insurer or health plan. We are doing business in California as Allianz Global Assistance Insurance Agency, License # 0B01400. California offers a toll free consumer hotline at 1-800-927-4357

Florida residents: Emergency Evacuation benefits are limited to coverage for travel or use of accommodations for a period of no longer than 90 days, beginning on your date of departure. This limitation only applies to your Emergency Evacuation benefit

Maryland residents: The purchase of travel insurance would make the travel insurance coverage primary to any other duplicate or similar coverage. The Commissioner may be contacted to file a complaint at: Maryland Insurance Administration, ATTN: Consumer Complaint Investigation Property/Casualty, 200 St. Paul Place, Suite 2700, Baltimore, MD 21202

New York residents: The licensed producer represents the insurer for the purpose of the sale. Compensation paid to the producer may depend on the policy selected, or the producers expenses, volume of business, or profitability. The purchaser may request and obtain information about the producer’s compensation, except as other provided by law


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