J1 Visa Travel Insurance is available for people resident in Europe and the EEA aged up to 50 years old who are travelling to the USA on a J1 Exchange Visitor Visa Programme.
Part of the the essential requirements of traveling to the USA on a J1 Visa, are that you must have medical health insurance in place for the full duration of your programme and it needs to meet the minimum standards set by the U.S Department of State. The great news is that Globelink J1 Travel Insurance exceeds the requirements of the US J1 Visa exchange programme, so you can buy with confidence that you are covered for the U.S State Department requirements and more.
The US Department of State minimum J1 health insurance requirements are as follows and Globelink J1 Insurance meets these requirements:
The cheapest J1 policy we offer is € (based on 1 adult travelling for up to 31 days).
J1 Basic provides the cover for essential J1 Visa medical health insurance requirements - plus some extra must-haves: Cancellation & Curtailment, Emergency Medical Expensesincluding Covid cover, Hospital Confinement, Missed Departure, Personal Liability including Rental Accommodation.
J1 Regular gives you an enhanced level of cover which includes everything in the J1 Basic option, plus a lot more besides: Cancellation & Curtailment, Emergency Medical Expenses including Covid cover, Hospital Confinement, Personal Accident, Missed Departure, Personal Liability including Rental Accommodation. Plus extra cover for Baggage, Personal Money, Legal Expenses, Travel Disruption and Student Exam Failure.!
|J1 Visa Medical Insurance Requirements||Globelink J1 Basic||Globelink J1+ Regular|
|Medical benefits of at least $100,000 per accident or illness||€5,000,000 of Emergency Medical, Repatriation and other expenses per accident or illness.||€5,000,000 of Emergency Medical, Repatriation and other expenses per accident or illness.|
|Repatriation of remains in the amount of $25,000||Cover for reasonable & customary costs of Repatriation of remains is included in the overall Emergency Medical and other expenses Section.||Cover for reasonable & customary costs of Repatriation of remains is included in the overall Emergency Medical and other expenses Section.|
|Expenses associated medical evacuation to his or her home country in the amount of $50,000||Medical evacuation included in the overall Emergency Medical and other expenses section which covers €5,000,000||Medical evacuation is included in the overall Emergency Medical and other expenses section which covers up to €5,000,000.|
|A deductible not to exceed $500 per accident or illness||Deductible (often called Policy Excess) is €100||Deductible (often called Policy Excess) is €100|
Students (College, University or Secondary School), Plus many other activities including Au Pair, Camp Counsellor, Intern, Physician, Professor and Research Scholar, Short-Term Scholar, Specialist, Summer Work Travel, Volunteering, Teacher, Trainee. Each with their own qualifying requirements.
Study, work and travel worry-free in the USA with your Globelink J1 Travel Insurance
Whatever your reason for travelling on a J1 Visa, get the right insurance cover for you. Many J1 Visa sponsor programmes incorporate health insurance, but you can also buy direct from us and you may save money and get better coverage.
Just chose your cover and then add any Extras you may require - for example - if you are planning any Adventure activities that dont fall within the 100+ we cover as standard - take a look at Adventure Actity Level 3 and 4 Hazardous Pursuits or call us if you dont see your chosen activity. also consider the Return Home Option. It could save you a fortune in the long run.
Plus your J1 Travel Insurance policy comes witha multi-lingual round-the-clock peace of mind Assistance Service to help you if you need to make a medical claim or need help returning home for an emergency covered by teh policy. They are available 24/7 and can directly cover in-patient medical bills with medical facilities in the US.
Globelink J1 Travel Insurance for EU residents is brought to you by Globelink (Cyprus) Insurance Agency & Sub Agency ltd. Authorised and regulated by the ICCS in Cyprus.