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Why do you need travel insurance to Lanzarote?

Whenever you travel in Lanzarote, you could face unexpected medical costs. These can be very expensive for you or your family members. Comprehensive travel insurance covers your medical emergency expenses up to £15million, including those related to Covid-19.

It’s important you have a travel insurance policy before you travel to Lanzarote, to cover you should the worst happen.

Comprehensive Lanzarote Travel Insurance

Part of the volcanic Canary Islands, Lanzarote is well known for its year-round sunny weather and hot climate. If you’re thinking of sunbathing on one of the many beaches, taking a dip in a pool or walking through the dramatic rocky scenery, we can cover you.

Travelling safely in 2021 during the Coronavirus pandemic

Our latest Annual Survey revealed that, since the COVID-19 pandemic, safety while travelling is of even higher importance to our customers.

In fact, more than half (51%) of over 55s said they wanted the best insurance cover (as opposed to cheapest) that fully covered them for a wide range of COVID-19 risks.

Chris Rolland, CEO of AllClear said:  “Our July 2020 data highlighted a profound change in attitudes towards travel insurance. Safety has become a top priority when travelling abroad”.

Our Covid-19 cover has been rated Superior by a leading independent UK Consumer Champion and is included with AllClear policies at no extra cost.

Coronavirus vaccination and travelling to Lanzarote

We’re delighted that the UK vaccination rollout continues to be so successful. It’ll help keep people safe while travelling. Many of our customers have welcomed the vaccine. 92%* of those we surveyed have now had at least 1 dose of the vaccine. When restrictions come to an end, 73% plan to travel abroad.

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

Will you be covered if you’re travelling during the COVID-19 pandemic?

There are three things to check so that you can make sure you're covered:

  • You must be fit to travel
  • The FCDO must NOT have advised against travel to your destination - check the FCDO travel advice
  • You must follow the local government advice for your destination, checking and following their guidelines and entry requirements

You can then be covered for emergency medical expenses and cancellation for a positive diagnosis of COVID-19, with AllClear travel insurance with enhanced Coronavirus cover. Existing policyholders should read our Frequently Asked Questions if your trip is affected by Covid-19.

What should a policy for Lanzarote include?

A good medical travel insurance policy will cover medical bills abroad and will include repatriation to the UK. If you have any pre-existing medical conditions then it’s essential that you have cover in place for:

Emergency medical expenses – pre-existing medical conditions as well as unforeseen circumstances.

Cancellation and curtailment – due to medical conditions or other circumstances

Baggage and Personal Property – if your personal property is lost, damaged or stolen

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. Freephone to get your quote on: or

Will the new GHIC cover medical expenses in Lanzarote?

As of Dec 2020 the EU will no longer issue EHICs to UK residents. The new agreement between the UK and the EU is the Global Health Insurance Card (GHIC).

The GHIC will offer the same cover in Lanzarote as the EHIC did. This means that you will still not be covered for repatriation back to the UK.

So it’s still important to have a comprehensive medical travel insurance policy before you travel and check the FCDO travel advice for Spain, which covers Lanzarote.

Why choose AllClear for travel insurance for Lanzarote

We offer tailored medical travel insurance to cover pre-existing medical conditions and medical emergencies.

Since 2000, we continue to provide award-winning travel insurance to our customers. We have a 4.8 star Trustpilot rating. Let us help you today!

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Frequently asked questions about travel insurance for Lanzarote

Is Lanzarote in Europe for travel insurance?

Lanzarote is in European region for AllClear travel insurance and so are the other Canary Islands, including Tenerife, Fuerteventura, Gran Canaria, La Palma and La Gomera.

Can you get Coronavirus cover for Lanzarote?

We can offer medical and cancellation cover for a coronavirus diagnosis for yourself or for someone in your party. This will not include claims made due to self-isolation or quarantining without a diagnosis.

Please use our COVID-19 FAQs and also visit the FCDO travel advice to check there are no travel restrictions before you travel.

Will you need a vaccination passport to travel to Lanzarote?

Vaccination passports are currently being debated by governments across the world. They could be an entry requirement for tourists in the future.  Currently, they’re not mandatory for entry.

Author notes. By Lydia Crispin, MA, AllClear Medical and Travel Content Creator. “It’s important that our customers have confidence when they travel.  I enjoy providing the latest travel insights.”

Edited by Letitia Smith, MSc, Content Manager at AllClear.

 

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