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Why do you need Travel Insurance for Poland?

Travel Insurance for Poland will help you travel safely by covering you for medical emergencies, cancellation costs and your personal property while travelling. It’ll enable you to have a carefree trip.

AllClear branded policies include Superior rated Covid-19 for FREE to give you peace of mind on your travels.

Comprehensive cover when travelling to Poland

Poland is an excellent destination for a long weekend. In fact, 920,000 British tourists visited the pandemic each year before the pandemic. Wondering what attracts so many travellers?

Poland is captivating to history lovers far and wide, it is home to no less than 14 UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Aside from its rich history, Poland also offers plenty of new experiences.

Iwona Bialobrzycka, director at the Polish Tourism Organisation, said: “Poland is getting to be recognised not only for its complicated history but also as a place where you can spend a lovely holiday. Whether you are into culture or nature, you will find in Poland places which suit you perfectly.”

With AllClear Travel Insurance, the UK’s No.1 for Travel Insurance2, you could benefit from:

Superior Covid-19 Travel Insurance for Poland

The pandemic undoubtedly changed travel and Travel Insurance. However, you may be wondering if Covid Cover is essential now more and more countries are welcoming tourists back.

In short – yes! Covid Cover is essential. It’ll help cover you if you contract Covid while away or you have to cancel your trip to self-isolate.

We are delighted that so many are making the most of their travel opportunities. With 1 in 2 (52%3) over the age of 56 hope to go away 2-3 times in the next twelve months. However, it’s still necessary to prioritise safety when travelling.

CEO of AllClear Travel, Chris Rolland, said: “A good Travel Insurance policy is more than just a document. It’s reassurance that you’ll be covered should the worse happen. It’s both protection and peace of mind.”

If you are planning a trip to Poland, we recommend that, as part of your preparation, you:

  • Make sure you’re aware of Poland’s entry requirements before travelling
  • Stay up-to-date and follow any local restrictions
  • Buy quality Travel Insurance that includes enhanced COVID-19 cover.

What Should Travel Insurance for Poland Cover?

For peace of mind, you need the right Travel Insurance. Policy Essentials should include:

Medical expenses cover – Emergency medical care can cost thousands without a GHIC card or Travel Insurance. Look for a policy that will unexpected medical expenses, including all pre-existing medical conditions.

Repatriation – Given that the GHIC scheme doesn’t cover repatriation, you should look for a policy that does. It’ll cover the costs should you need to be medically transported back to the UK.

Cancellation cover – If a pre-existing medical condition or the requirement to self-isolate due to covid means that you have to cancel your holiday, your policy will be able to cover any financial losses for cancellation or curtailment.

Personal property cover – A policy should include cover for any loss or theft of your personal property, such as your passport or suitcase.

Benefits of AllClear Cover

Gold Gold Plus Platinum
Emergency medical expenses and Repatriation costs Up to £10m Up to £15m Up to £15m
Cancellation* and Curtailment Up to £2k Up to £15k Up to £25k
Extended cover 30 days FREE 30 days FREE 30 days FREE
Friend or relative to travel from your home area to stay with you if you fall ill with Covid-19 Up to £2k Up to £2k Up to £2k
Travel Delay Up to £100 Up to £350 Up to £500
Recuperation stay
Cost of return flight due to COVID-19
Personal Belongings Up to £2k Up to £2.5k Up to £3k
Personal liability Up to £2m Up to £2m Up to £2m
Legal protection cover Up to £50k Up to £50k Up to £100k
* If you buy a policy which includes cancellation cover
All these figures are per person and per trip

Planning and protecting your holiday abroad

Things to know before you go:
  • Remember to check the latest travel advice from the FCDO for your destination. You will have no cover if you choose to travel against FCDO advice, unless that advice relates specifically to Covid-19 (check our Covid FAQs  for more details)
  • Check any entry requirements and quarantine requirements for your chosen destination
  • Choose a Travel Insurance policy that includes Covid-19 Cover
  • For information on how Covid might affect your trip, visit our dedicated FAQs page

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Simple 3 step quote process

1. Call us or click a quote button on our site

Once you are ready to start the quote process, the first step is to provide your personal details and information about your holiday plans.

2. Complete our simple medical screening process

You then declare the medical conditions for you (and any other travellers) and answer the specifically designed medical questions.

3. Get your quotes

You will then get your quotes and can either proceed to buy, or save your quote, at this stage.

Frequently asked questions

What does the GHIC cover in Poland?

Poland has an insurance-based healthcare system in Poland. Travellers from the UK can use the system for emergency medical care if they have a GHIC card or Travel Insurance in place to help cover the costs. Otherwise, you’ll be expected to pay for the total cost of treatment.

To avoid any unexpected medical costs while in Poland, you should buy Travel Insurance that covers all aspects of your holiday.

Is Poland a good holiday?

Poland is home to many sites that have deep historical significance, such as Auschwitz. Many tourists visit in the hope of expanding their knowledge and understanding of World War 2. Other historical sites worth visiting include stately castles such as Moszna Castle. For those hoping to get back to nature, take a trip to The Lower Oder Valley International Park.

Why is Poland so famous?

Aside from its rich historical past, Poland is famous for the Tatra mountain range, situated across Poland and Slovakia. It also has several national parks to enjoy.

Author notes

Written by Lydia Crispin, MA Content Creator at AllClear
Edited by Letitia Smith, M.Sc. Content Manager at AllClear

2 Ranked first Overall for Travel Insurance on SmartMoneyPeople.com from over 14,300 independent customer reviews on 27/01/2021.

3 Research-based those that took part in AllClear’s Summer Survey, July 2021. 1440 respondents.

4 Based on 166 AllClear customers surveyed in April 2021

[1] Based on Trustpilot reviews of all companies in the Travel Insurance Company category that have over 25,000 reviews as of May 2021.